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André DARRIGADE

French André DARRIGADE

Retired French professional road bicycle racer

Source :  Gérard PRAS

Born: on April 24, 1929 in Narrosse, Landes, France  (90 years)


Biography

André Darrigade was born at Narosse, near Dax in the forested Landes region. He came to attention at the other end of the country and on the track by beating the future world sprint champion, Antonio Maspes in a meeting at the Vélodrome d'Hiver the night before the Six Days of Paris race there.

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See Also :

- Category Cycling