1897 Paris–Roubaix

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1897 Paris–Roubaix
Race details
Date 18 April
Distance 280 km (174.0 mi)
Winning time 9h 57' 21"
Palmares
Winner  Maurice Garin (FRA)
Second  Mathieu Cordang (NED)
Third  Michel Frédérick (SUI)
1896
1898

The 1897 Paris–Roubaix was the second edition of the Paris–Roubaix, a classic one-day cycle race in France. The single day event was held on 18 April 1897 and stretched 280 km (174 mi) from Paris to its end in a velodrome in Roubaix.[1] The winner was Maurice Garin from France.[2]

Results[edit]

Final results (1-10)[2]
Rank Cyclist Time
1  Maurice Garin (FRA) 9h 57' 21″
2  Mathieu Cordang (NED) +00' 00″
3  Michel Frédérick (SUI) +30' 21″
4  Gaston Rivierre (FRA) +50' 39″
5  Jules Cordier (BEL) +1h 42' 52″
6  Boinet (FRA) +1h 43' 03″
7  Henri Aries (FRA) +1h 53' 12″
8  Guillochin (FRA) +2h 03' 30″
9  Léopold Trousselier (FRA) +2h 03' 30″
10  Marcel Kerff (BEL) +4h 16' 39″

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2nd Paris - Roubaix, 1897". bikeraceinfo. Retrieved 13 April 2014. 
  2. ^ a b "1897  » 2nd Paris - Roubaix". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 13 April 2014.