Raymond Martin (cyclist)

road bicycle racer

Raymond Martin (born 22 May 1949) is a French retired professional cyclist. In the 1980 Tour de France he finished third overall and won the Polka dot jersey for being the best climber. He also competed in the individual road race at the 1972 Summer Olympics.[1]

Raymond Martin
Raymond Martin - Tour 1976.jpg
Personal information
Full nameRaymond Martin
Born (1949-05-22) 22 May 1949 (age 71)
Saint-Pierre-du-Regard, France
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional team(s)
1973Gitane-Frigécrème
1974Sonolor-Gitane
1975–1976Gitane-Campagnolo
1977–1981Miko-Mercier
1982–1983Coop-Mercier
Major wins
Grand Tours
Tour de France
Mountains Classification (1980)
1 individual stage (1980)

PalmarèsEdit

1972
  France National Amateur Road Race Championship
1974
GP Ouest-France
Lescouet-Jugon
Route Niveroise
1975
Paris–Camembert
1978
Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan
Josselin
1979
Paris–Camembert
1980
Agon-Coutainville
Lescouet-Jugon
Trophée des Grimpeurs
1980 Tour de France:
Winner stage 13
  Winner mountains classification
3rd place overall classification
1982
1982 Tour de France:
8th place overall classification


ReferencesEdit

  1. "Raymond Martin Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 12 October 2014.

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