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1903 | July 1 - July 19
Paris - Paris

total distance: 2428.0 km
number of stages: 6

money for winner: 3 000 F
money total: 20 000 F

Maurice Garin | La Francaise | France | age: 32
time: 94hr 33min 00sec | average speed: 25.679 km/h
2nd place: Lucien Pothier (+ 2hr 49min 45sec)
3rd place: Fernand Augereau (+ 4hr 29min 38sec)
winning team:
number of participants: 60
finished: 21
not finished: 39
Jerseys winners:

 Maurice Garin

Tour de France start:

Statistic of the riders:
Route length:
(compared with longest route in 1926 - 5745 km)

 2 428 / 5 745 


number of stages in this year*: 6 | display finish towns on map
*total number of posibbilities to win the stage

STAGES - start, finish, length, winner, time, average speed
1Paris -Lyon  467.0 km  FRA  Maurice GARIN  17:45:13  26.3 km/h
2Lyon -Marseille  374.0 km  FRA  Hippolyte AUCOUTURIER  14:28:53  25.8 km/h
3Marseille -Toulouse  423.0 km  FRA  Hippolyte AUCOUTURIER  17:55:04  23.6 km/h
4Toulouse -Bordeaux  268.0 km  SUI  Charles LAESER  8:46:00  30.6 km/h
5Bordeaux -Nantes  425.0 km  FRA  Maurice GARIN  16:26:31  25.8 km/h
6Nantes -Paris  471.0 km  FRA  Maurice GARIN  18:09:00  26.0 km/h

Winners of stages in 1903 by nations (2):

 nation  No.wins share (%)
 FRA  5 
 SUI  1 

Winners of stages in 1903 by cyclists (3):

 name  No.wins share (%)
 Maurice GARIN  3 
 Hippolyte AUCOUTURIER  2 
 Charles LAESER  1 


number of ascents in this year*: 1 | display ascents on map
*ascents of the second, first and "hors" category

Other mountains [1]
Col de la République (Grand Bois) (1161 m):  FRA  Hyppolite AUCOUTURIER

Winners of ascents in 1903 by nations (1):

 nation  No. wins share (%)
 FRA  1 

Winners of ascents in 1903 by cyclists (1):

 name  No. wins share (%)
 Hyppolite AUCOUTURIER  1 

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