Facts from Tour de France 1951
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  |   Withdrawls.  |   GC.  |   Polka  |   Green  |   White  |   Summits. (In tour)  |   Miscellaneous.  |  

3 oldest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
NED  Gerard Peters45 Years  189 Days

FRA  Jean-Marie Goasmat38 Years  107 Days

FRA  Pierre Cogan37 Years  184 Days


3 youngest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
NED  Harry Schoenmakers17 Years  103 Days

FRA  Joseph Mirando20 Years  48 Days

ALG  Jean Mayen21 Years  105 Days


3 oldest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Jean-Marie Goasmat38 Years  132 Days

FRA  Pierre Cogan37 Years  209 Days

ITA  Gino Bartali37 Years  20 Days


3 youngest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Joseph Mirando20 Years  73 Days

ALG  Jean Mayen21 Years  130 Days

BEL  Germain Derycke21 Years  274 Days


3 oldest riders to win a stage. (age on stageday)
Stage: 23Distance: 197.00 km.
NEDWim De Ruyter32 Years  267 Days

Stage: 18Distance: 173.00 km.
ITAVittorio Magni32 Years  235 Days

Stage: 6Distance: 182.00 km.
FRAEdouard Muller32 Years  39 Days


3 youngest riders to win a stage. ( age on stageday)
Stage: 19Distance: 208.00 km.
BELArmand Baeyens23 Years  37 Days

Stage: 1Distance: 185.00 km.
FRAGiovanni Rossi25 Years  64 Days

Stage: 9Distance: 236.00 km.
FRARaphaĆ«l Geminiani26 Years  37 Days


3 oldest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 14NEDGerard Peters45 Years  203 Days

St. 4ALGAbdel-Kader Abbes37 Years  124 Days

St. 13ITASylvio Pedroni33 Years  181 Days


3 youngest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 2NEDHarry Schoenmakers17 Years  104 Days

St. 11LUXRobert Bintz21 Years  163 Days

St. 14NEDWout Wagtmans21 Years  255 Days


Facts below are complete from 2003 and forward.

3 tallest riders to participate.

3 shortest riders to participate.

3 heaviest riders to participate.

3 lightest riders to participate.

3 heaviest riders pr. cm.

3 lightest riders pr. cm.