Facts from Tour de France 1971
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3 oldest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
ESP  Ventura Diaz Arrey33 Years  312 Days

ITA  Tommaso De Pra32 Years  200 Days

GER  Rolf Wolfshohl32 Years  189 Days


3 youngest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
ESP  Francisco Galdeano21 Years  206 Days

ESP  Agustín Tamames21 Years  255 Days

NED  Matthijs de Koning22 Years  105 Days


3 oldest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
ESP  Ventura Diaz Arrey33 Years  334 Days

GER  Rolf Wolfshohl32 Years  211 Days

NED  Huub Harings32 Years  176 Days


3 youngest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
ESP  Francisco Galdeano21 Years  228 Days

ESP  Agustín Tamames21 Years  277 Days

NED  Matthijs de Koning22 Years  127 Days


3 oldest riders to win a stage. (age on stageday)
Stage: 12Distance: 251.00 km.
ITALuciano Armani30 Years  278 Days

Stage: 4Distance: 242.00 km.
FRAJean-Pierre Genet30 Years  256 Days

Stage: 1bDistance: 90.00 km.
NEDGerben Karstens29 Years  171 Days


3 youngest riders to win a stage. ( age on stageday)
Stage: 6bDistance: 133.50 km.
ITAMauro Simonetti22 Years  358 Days

Stage: 10Distance: 188.50 km.
FRABernard Thevenet23 Years  184 Days

Stage: 19Distance: 185.00 km.
NEDJan Krekels23 Years  331 Days


3 oldest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 10ITATommaso De Pra32 Years  211 Days

St. 10ITAFranco Balmamion31 Years  185 Days

St. 14SWEGösta Pettersson30 Years  238 Days


3 youngest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 14BELMarc Lievens23 Years  1 Days

St. 2ITAPaolo Zini23 Years  39 Days

St. 14ESPLuis Zubero23 Years  121 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.