Facts from Tour de France 1931
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3 oldest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
BEL  Maurice De Waele34 Years  192 Days

FRA  Benoit Faure32 Years  177 Days

ITA  Aristide Cavallini31 Years  254 Days


3 youngest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Jean Fontenay18 Years  346 Days

ITA  Fabio Battesini19 Years  136 Days

FRA  Jean Maréchal21 Years  128 Days


3 oldest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
BEL  Maurice De Waele34 Years  218 Days

FRA  Benoit Faure32 Years  203 Days

BEL  Julien Vervaecke31 Years  272 Days


3 youngest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
ITA  Fabio Battesini19 Years  162 Days

FRA  Jean Maréchal21 Years  154 Days

GER  Erich Metze22 Years  85 Days


3 oldest riders to win a stage. (age on stageday)
Stage: 5Distance: 203.00 km.
FRACharles Pelissier28 Years  141 Days

Stage: 4Distance: 211.00 km.
FRAAndré Godinat27 Years  310 Days

Stage: 20Distance: 209.00 km.
FRAAndré Leducq27 Years  152 Days


3 youngest riders to win a stage. ( age on stageday)
Stage: 3Distance: 206.00 km.
ITAFabio Battesini19 Years  138 Days

Stage: 10Distance: 323.00 km.
ITARafaële Di Paco23 Years  9 Days

Stage: 15Distance: 233.00 km.
BELJef Demuysere23 Years  360 Days


3 oldest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 2ITAAristide Cavallini31 Years  255 Days

St. 2FRAFernand Robache31 Years  231 Days

St. 23ITAGiuseppe Pancera30 Years  203 Days


3 youngest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 3FRAJean Fontenay18 Years  348 Days

St. 12GERKarl Altenburger21 Years  324 Days

St. 14FRALéon Le Calvez22 Years  127 Days


Facts below are complete from 2003 and forward.

3 tallest riders to participate.
BEL  Stijn Vandenbergh83 kg  199 cm417 g. pr. cm.

BEL  Johan Vansummeren79 kg  197 cm401 g. pr. cm.

FRA  Arnaud Coyot80 kg  195 cm410 g. pr. cm.


3 shortest riders to participate.
FRA  Samuel Dumoulin56 kg  159 cm352 g. pr. cm.

RUS  Alexandre Botcharov54 kg  164 cm329 g. pr. cm.

RUS  Yury Trofimov59 kg  169 cm349 g. pr. cm.


3 heaviest riders to participate.
BEL  Stijn Vandenbergh83 kg  199 cm417 g. pr. cm.

USA  George Hincapie83 kg  191 cm435 g. pr. cm.

NZL  Hayden Roulston83 kg  186 cm446 g. pr. cm.


3 lightest riders to participate.
RUS  Alexandre Botcharov54 kg  164 cm329 g. pr. cm.

ESP  Amets Txurruka56 kg  171 cm327 g. pr. cm.

FRA  Samuel Dumoulin56 kg  159 cm352 g. pr. cm.


3 heaviest riders pr. cm.
POL  Marcin Sapa82 kg  179 cm458 g. pr. cm.

NOR  Thor Hushovd83 kg  183 cm454 g. pr. cm.

NZL  Hayden Roulston83 kg  186 cm446 g. pr. cm.


3 lightest riders pr. cm.
ESP  Amets Txurruka56 kg  171 cm327 g. pr. cm.

RUS  Alexandre Botcharov54 kg  164 cm329 g. pr. cm.

FRA  Hubert Dupont58 kg  174 cm333 g. pr. cm.