Who Won the 1948
Tour De France

Gino Bartali

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1947 Tour De France Winner
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Eurosport.com AU
Prior to the Second World War, Tour winners Henri Pélissier (1923), Sylvère Maes (1936) and Gino Bartali (1938) were all first over the summit en route to wearing yellow in Paris. 31km. Descent over for the leaders, who reach the down of Guillestre.

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How it feels to tackle the Tour de France's 'final battle' – the Col d'Izoard

The Guardian
Italian Gino Bartali led over the Izoard on his way to victory in the 1938 Tour, and repeated both feats 10 years later as Europe, recovering from the destruction of the second world war, once again embraced cycling. His young countryman Fausto Coppi ...

1948 Tour De France Winner Gino Bartali News

TASTE OF THE TOUR: The Izoard pass and an Alpine fortress

San Francisco Chronicle
The likes of Gino Bartali, Louison Bobet, Fausto Coppi and Federico Bahamontes have all been the first to reach the summit, and the Izoard is also where Frenchman Bernard Thevenet made Tour great Eddy Merckx crack with his relentless attacks during the ...

1948 Tour De France Winner Gino Bartali News

Bartali never claimed to have been a rescuer, nor did any of the organizers of the Italian rescue networks mention ...

Tablet Magazine
... and British editions is “Gino Battaglia.” In the Italian translation, it was replaced with “Gino Bartali”), who reached Assisi on a bicycle “bringing photographs and then returning with identity cards a day or two later.” The material was concealed ...

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