Lucien Teisseire

Lucien Teisseire (December 11, 1919 – December 22, 2007) was a French professional road bicycle racer. He was born in Saint-Laurent-du-Var, Alpes-Maritimes. He is most known for his bronze medal in the 1948 UCI Road World Championships. He finished second in the 1945 Paris–Roubaix.[1]

Lucien Teisseire
(13-14 juillet) 1949. Cyclisme. Jour de repos Tour de France (1949) - 53Fi6552 (Lucien Teisseire).jpg
Personal information
Full nameLucien Teisseire
Born(1919-12-11)December 11, 1919
Saint-Laurent-du-Var, France
DiedDecember 22, 2007(2007-12-22) (aged 88)
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Major wins
Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré (1953)
4 stages Tour de France
Medal record
Men's road bicycle racing
Representing  France
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1948 Valkenburg Elite Men's Road Race

Major resultsEdit

1942
Circuit des villes d'eaux d'Auvergne
1944
Paris–Tours
1947
GP de l'Echo d'Oran
Tour de France:
Winner stages 6 and 13
1948
GP du Pneumatique
Montluçon
Tour de France:
6th place overall classification
1949
Tour de France:
Winner stage 4
1951
GP de Cannes
1953
Mantes - La Baule
Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
1954
Tour de France:
Winner stage 20

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "43rd Paris – Roubaix, 1945". bikeraceinfo. Retrieved 14 April 2015.

External linksEdit

Sporting positions
Preceded by Winner of Paris–Tours
1944
Succeeded by
Preceded by Winner of the Dauphiné Libéré
1953
Succeeded by