Régis Ovion

Régis Ovion (born 3 March 1949) is a former French road racing cyclist.[1] As an amateur he won the individual world title and the Tour de l'Avenir in 1971 and placed 15th in the road race at the 1972 Summer Olympics.[2] After the Olympics he turned professional and rode the Tour de France in 1973–78 and 1980–81 with the best result of tenth place in 1973.[3]

Régis Ovion
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Personal information
Full nameRégis Ovion
Born (1949-03-03) 3 March 1949 (age 72)
Vigneux-sur-Seine, France
Height177 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight64 kg (141 lb)
Team information
Medal record
Representing  France
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1971 Mendrisio Road race


  1. ^ "Régis Ovion". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 27 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Régis Ovion". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 27 April 2014.
  3. ^ "Régis Ovion". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 27 April 2014.