Grand Prix de la Ville de Lillers

Grand Prix de la Ville de Lillers is a road bicycle race held annually near Lillers, a commune in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region of France. The editions 1964-1995 were reserved to amateurs. Since 2005, it is rated 1.2 on the UCI Europe Tour. The race was not held in 2015 because of financial difficulties.

Grand Prix de la Ville de Lillers
Race details
DateEarly-March
RegionNord-Pas-de-Calais, France
Local name(s)Grand Prix de la Ville de Lillers (in French)
Nickname(s)Souvenir Bruno Comini
DisciplineRoad race
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeSingle-day
Web sitewww.gp2lillers.fr Edit this at Wikidata
History
First edition1964 (1964)
Editions54 (as of 2018)
First winner Claude Rigaut (FRA)
Most wins Jean-François Laffillée (FRA)
 Benoît Daeninck (FRA)
(3 wins)
Most recent Jérémy Lecroq (FRA)

WinnersEdit

Year Country Rider Team
1964   France Claude Rigaut
1965   France Jean Reveillon
1966   France Patrick Cuny
1967   France Jacques-André Hochart
1968   France André Mollet (cyclist)
1969   France Robert Mintkiewicz
1970   France M. Lefebvre
1971   France Guy Leleu
1972   France Claude Tollet
1973   Germany Klaus-Peter Thaler
1974   France Alain Molmy
1975   Belgium Eddy Copmans
1976   France Jacques Dutailly
1977   France Claude Bavaye
1978   France Olivier Vantielcke
1979   Great Britain Robert Millar
1980   France Philippe Miotti
1981   France Jean-Philippe Pipart
1982   France Jean-Philippe Pipart
1983   Netherlands Rinus Ansems
1984   Denmark Brian Holm
1985   France Jacques Dutailly
1986   France Vincent Thorey
1987   France Yvan Frebert
1988   France Bruno Bonnet
1989   France William Perard
1990   France Jean-François Laffillé
1991   France Jean-François Laffillé
1992   Netherlands Benny Gosink
1993   Netherlands Jeroen Blijlevens
1994   France Jean-François Laffillé
1995   France Grégory Barbier
1996   Belgium Nico Eeckhout Collstrop-Lystex
1997   Belgium Nico Eeckhout Lotto–Mobistar–Isoglass
1998   Belgium Geert Verheyen Lotto–Mobistar
1999   Norway Bjørnar Vestøl Acceptcard Pro Cycling
2000   France Francis Moreau Cofidis
2001   France Jean-Michel Tessier Cofidis
2002   France Pascal Deramé Bonjour
2003   France Damien Nazon Brioches La Boulangère
2004   Belgium Benny De Schrooder Vlaanderen T-Interim
2005   Belgium Johan Coenen MrBookmaker.com-SportsTech
2006   Germany Markus Eichler Team Regiostrom-Senges
2007   France Benoît Daeninck UV Aube Troyes
2008   Germany Dominic Klemme Team 3C-Gruppe
2009   Latvia Aleksejs Saramotins Team Designa Køkken
2010   France Benoît Daeninck Roubaix–Lille Métropole
2011   France Denis Flahaut Roubaix–Lille Métropole
2012   Great Britain Russell Downing Endura Racing
2013   France Benoît Daeninck CC Nogent-sur-Oise
2014   France Steven Tronet BigMat–Auber 93
2015 No race
2016   Belgium Stijn Steels Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise
2017   France Thomas Boudat Direct Énergie
2018   France Jérémy Lecroq Vital Concept
2019 No race due to stormy weather conditions

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