René Le Grèves

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René Le Grèves
René Le Grevès.jpg
Le Grevès in around 1938
Personal information
Full name René Le Grèves
Born (1910-07-06)6 July 1910
Paris, France
Died 25 February 1946(1946-02-25) (aged 35)
Saint-Gervais-les-Bains, France
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Major wins
16 Tour de France stages
Critérium International (1935)
Paris–Tours (1935)

René Le Grèves (6 July 1910 – 25 February 1946) was a French professional road bicycle racer. As an amateur cyclist, he won the silver medal at the 1932 Summer Olympics in the team pursuit.[1] In 1933 Le Grèves became professional, and between 1933 and 1939, he won sixteen stages in the Tour de France.

Palmarès[edit]

1932
Silver medal 1932 olympic games, team pursuit
1933
Paris-Caen
Tour de France:
Winner stage 22
1934
Tour de France:
Winner stages 2, 5, 10 and 22A
1935
Circuit de Paris
Circuit du Morbihan
Critérium International
Paris–Tours
Tour de France:
Winner stages 14A, 18A, 19A and 20A
1936
 France national road race championship
Tour de France:
Winner stages 5, 12, 13A, 14A, 17 and 20A
1938
Paris-Caen
1939
Paris-Sedan
Tour de France:
Winner stage 18A

References[edit]

  1. ^ "René Le Grèves Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 7 July 2014. 

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