Critérium des Porteurs de Journaux - 13 Apr 1958

From Le Miroir des Sports (France), 14 Apr 1956:

Among the newspaper couriers, Bourgeois is beaten by Malcuit

The Parisian newspaper couriers, the celebrated "roule-toujours", contested their annual championship around the exterior boulevards of the capital Sunday, under the patronage of the N.M.P.P.. Malcuit (of Paris-Presse) who escaped near the end of the course, and continued to the summit of the avenue Junot, where the finish was determined. He preceded the favorite, Claude Bourgeois (Paris-Journal) and Lamotte (N.M.P.P.). The team challenge, complete with a cup from Parisien Libéré, was awarded to Sport-Complet, ahead of France-Soir.

Article courtesy of The Horton Collection.

Andrée Régnier nearing the finish on ave Junot
Malcuit with La Houppa
Malcuit with La Houppa
Andrée Régnier with La Houppa

Andrée Régnier with La Houppa

The start on Rue Montmartre

Photo courtesy of Jan Heine and his beautiful book, The Golden Age of Handbuilt Bicycles.

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