Facts from Tour de France 1976
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3 oldest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Raymond Poulidor40 Years  80 Days

BEL  Ferdinand Bracke37 Years  40 Days

FRA  Jean-Pierre Genet35 Years  252 Days


3 youngest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Patrick Perret22 Years  236 Days

ITA  Gianbattista Baronchelli22 Years  297 Days

FRA  Michel Laurent22 Years  324 Days


3 oldest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Raymond Poulidor40 Years  104 Days

BEL  Ferdinand Bracke37 Years  64 Days

FRA  Jean-Pierre Genet35 Years  276 Days


3 youngest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
ESP  Enrique Martinez23 Years  178 Days

FRA  Roland Smet23 Years  218 Days

FRA  Christian Seznec23 Years  247 Days


3 oldest riders to win a stage. (age on stageday)
Stage: 17Distance: 38.80 km.
BELFerdinand Bracke37 Years  59 Days

Stage: 18cDistance: 70.50 km.
NEDGerben Karstens34 Years  190 Days

Stage: 12Distance: 205.50 km.
FRARaymond Delisle33 Years  128 Days


3 youngest riders to win a stage. ( age on stageday)
Stage: ProDistance: 8.00 km.
BELFreddy Maertens24 Years  138 Days

Stage: 6Distance: 209.00 km.
ITAAldo Parecchini24 Years  198 Days

Stage: 2Distance: 236.50 km.
ITAGiovanni Battaglin24 Years  346 Days


3 oldest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 10ESPJesus Manzaneque33 Years  194 Days

St. 15BELHerman Van Springel32 Years  340 Days

St. 10ITAErcole Gualazzini32 Years  21 Days


3 youngest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 15FRAPatrick Perret22 Years  253 Days

St. 15ITAGianbattista Baronchelli22 Years  314 Days

St. 11FRAMichel Laurent22 Years  336 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.