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Groussard at the 1963 Tour de France
|Full name||Georges Groussard|
|Nickname||Le Coq de Fougeres|
|Born|| (1937-03-22) 22 March 1937
|9 days in yellow jersey|
Georges Groussard (born 22 March 1937) is a retired French road cyclist. Groussard rode professionally from 1960 to 1967. He 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 elder 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
- Georges Groussard at Cycling Archives
- "Palmares" (in French). Archived from the original on 17 June 2007. Retrieved 25 June 2007.CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown (link)
- Info about the stages where Groussard wore the yellow jersey (in French)
- Official Tour de France results for Georges Groussard
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