1991 Paris–Nice

The 1991 Paris–Nice was the 49th edition of the Paris–Nice cycle race and was held from 10 March to 17 March 1991. The race started in Fontenay-sous-Bois and finished at the Col d'Èze.[2] The race was won by Tony Rominger of the Toshiba team.

1991 Paris–Nice
Race details
Dates10–17 March 1991
Stages7 + Prologue
Distance959.5[1] km (596.2 mi)
Winning time24h 09' 19"
Results
Winner  Tony Rominger (SUI) (Toshiba)
  Second  Laurent Jalabert (FRA) (Toshiba)
  Third  Martial Gayant (FRA) (Toshiba)
← 1990
1992 →

RouteEdit

Stage characteristics and winners[2]
Stage Date Course Distance Type Winner
P 10 March Fontenay-sous-Bois 6.5 km (4.0 mi)   Individual time trial   Thierry Marie (FRA)
1 11 March Nevers to Nevers 47 km (29 mi)   Team time trial Toshiba
2 12 March Cusset to Saint-Étienne 157 km (98 mi)   Andreas Kappes (GER)
3 13 March Saint-Étienne to Dieulefit 167 km (104 mi)   Viktor Klimov (URS)
4 14 March Dieulefit to Marseille 223 km (139 mi)   Jean-Paul van Poppel (NED)
5 15 March Marseille to Toulon/Mont Faron 164 km (102 mi)   Tony Rominger (SUI)
6 16 March Toulon to Mandelieu-la-Napoule 183 km (114 mi)   Uwe Ampler (GER)
7 17 March Nice to Col d'Èze 12 km (7.5 mi)   Individual time trial   Tony Rominger (SUI)

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[2][3]
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Tony Rominger (SUI) Toshiba 24h 09' 19"
2   Laurent Jalabert (FRA) Toshiba + 1' 55"
3   Martial Gayant (FRA) Toshiba + 2' 27"
4   Stephen Roche (IRL) Tonton Tapis–GB + 2' 39"
5   Andrew Hampsten (USA) Motorola + 2' 41"
6   Jérôme Simon (FRA) Z + 2' 53"
7   Claude Criquielion (BEL) Lotto + 3' 16"
8   Éric Caritoux (FRA) RMO + 3' 20"
9   Atle Kvålsvoll (NOR) Z + 3' 49"
10   Laurent Fignon (FRA) Castorama–Raleigh + 4' 16"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Paris-Nice (Pro Tour-Historic)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 19 November 2017.
  2. ^ a b c "49ème Paris-Nice 1991". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 18 August 2004.
  3. ^ "1991 Paris - Nice". First Cycling. Retrieved 19 November 2017.