Guy Lapébie

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Guy Lapébie
Personal information
Full name Guy Lapébie
Born (1916-11-28)28 November 1916
Saint-Geours-de-Maremne, France
Died 8 March 2010(2010-03-08) (aged 93)
Bagnères-de-Luchon, France
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Infobox last updated on
8 March 2010

Guy Lapébie (28 November 1916 – 8 March 2010) was a French professional road bicycle racer. In the 1936 Olympics, Lapébie won two golden medals and one silver medal. He was born in Saint-Geours-de-Maremne and died in Bagnères-de-Luchon.

Lapébie's older brother was Tour de France winner Roger Lapébie. Guy's son Serge (9 June 1948 – 2 October 1991) was also a professional cyclist.[1]

Palmarès[edit]

1936
Gold medal icon.svg Olympic Champion 4000m team pursuit
Gold medal icon.svg Olympic Champion Team road race
Silver medal icon.svg second place Olympic individual road race
1945
Zürich-Lausanne
1946
GP du Locle
Tour des 3 Lacs
1948
Six days of Paris (with Arthus Sérès)
1948
Six days of Paris (with Achiel Bruneel)
Tour de France:
Winner stage 3
3rd place overall classification
1949
Tour de France:
Winner stage 8
1950
Six days of Saint-Etienne (with Achiel Bruneel)
1951
Six days of Hannover (with Emile Carrara)
Six days of Berlin (with Emile Carrara)
1952
Six days of Berlin (with Emile Carrara)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roger, Guy et Serge Lapebie

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