Margnat (cycling team)

Margnat was a French professional cycling team that existed from 1958 to 1965.[1] Its main sponsor was French winemaker Margnat.[2] Federico Bahamontes won three successive Tour de France mountains classifications with the team (1962, 1963 and 1964).

Margnat
Margnat-Paloma team, Tour de France 1964.jpg
The Margnat–Paloma–Dunlop squad of the 1964 Tour de France
Team information
RegisteredFrance
Founded1958 (1958)
Disbanded1965
Discipline(s)Road
Key personnel
General managerRaoul Rémy
Team name history
1958
1959
1960
1961
1962
1963–1964
1965
Coupry–Margnat
Rochet–Margnat–BP–Dunlop
Coupry–Margnat
Margnat–Rochet–Dunlop
Margnat–Paloma–D'Alessandro
Margnat–Paloma–Dunlop
Margnat–Paloma–Inuri–Dunlop

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Accès équipes Margnat" (in French). Mémoire du cyclisme. Retrieved 31 January 2017.
  2. ^ "A directory of pro cycling team sponsors, old and new". BikeRaceInfo. McGann Publishing. Retrieved 7 February 2017.

External linksEdit

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