|Full name||Georges Groussard|
|Nickname||Le Coq de Fougeres|
22 March 1937 |
|9 days in yellow jersey|
|Infobox last updated on
15 May 2007
Groussard participated in 7 Tours de France, and wore the yellow jersey for 9 consecutive days in 1964. His best overall result was also in 1964, when he finished 5th place in the overall classification. His older brother Joseph Groussard was also a professional cyclist.
Since 1995, the race La Georges Groussard is dedicated to him.
Tour de France results
- 1961: 30th place
- 1962: 72nd place
- 1963: 51st place
- 1964: 5th place, 10 days in yellow jersey
- 1965: did not finish: gave up in stage 3
- 1966: 30th place
- 1967: Team: France 3 (start number 127), did not finish; out of time on stage 8
- "Bloc’Notes: la Georges Groussard - 18 juin 2005 -". www.cyclosport.com. 31 May 2005. Retrieved 2012-02-23.
- "Tour de France 1965 :De Deelnemers". Netherlands: tourde-france.nl.
- "Tour de France 1967 :De Deelnemers". Netherlands: tourde-france.nl.
- Georges Groussard profile at Cycling Archives
- Palmares (French)
- Info about the stages where Groussard wore the yellow jersey (French)
- Official Tour de France results for Georges Groussard
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