Facts from Tour de France 1996
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3 oldest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
ESP  Arsenio González36 Years  121 Days

ESP  Federico Echave35 Years  353 Days

FRA  François Lemarchand35 Years  248 Days


3 youngest riders to participate. (where birthdate is known.)
FRA  Franck Bouyer22 Years  110 Days

DDR  Jan Ullrich22 Years  215 Days

ITA  Valentino Fois22 Years  285 Days


3 oldest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
ESP  Arsenio González36 Years  143 Days

ESP  Federico Echave36 Years  10 Days

FRA  François Lemarchand35 Years  270 Days


3 youngest riders to complete. (where birthdate is known.)
DDR  Jan Ullrich22 Years  237 Days

ITA  Valentino Fois22 Years  307 Days

ITA  Paolo Savoldelli23 Years  81 Days


3 oldest riders to win a stage. (age on stageday)
Stage: 15Distance: 176.00 km.
ITAMassimo Podenzana34 Years  360 Days

Stage: 14Distance: 186.50 km.
URSDjamolidine Abduzhaparov32 Years  145 Days

Stage: 12Distance: 143.50 km.
SUIPascal Richard32 Years  126 Days


3 youngest riders to win a stage. ( age on stageday)
Stage: 20Distance: 63.50 km.
DDRJan Ullrich22 Years  236 Days

Stage: 4Distance: 232.00 km.
FRACyril Saugrain23 Years  17 Days

Stage: 6Distance: 207.00 km.
NEDMichael Boogerd24 Years  44 Days


3 oldest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 2DDRMario Kummer34 Years  65 Days

St. 7POLZenon Jaskula34 Years  41 Days

St. 7ITAStefano Colagè34 Years  7 Days


3 youngest riders to abandon. (where birthdate is known.)
St. 14FRAFranck Bouyer22 Years  125 Days

St. 6FRACyril Saugrain23 Years  19 Days

St. 15USAGeorge Hincapie23 Years  22 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.