Trophee des Grimpeurs, Cat 1.3

France, May 4 1997

1996 Results


Italian cyclist Davide Rebellin, from French Team La Francaise des Jeux, was the winner of the 23rd edition of the prestigious French race, Trofeo Scalatore after finishing alone at the top of the Sannois. Davide Rebellin, achieves his first win of the season, covering the 87.1 kms. of the race in 2:15:05, 23 seconds less than Swiss Mauro Gianetti who came in second. The race was tough and very active, with only 40 riders finishing of the 96 which started. Rebellin cemented his win on the last of 12 laps that the riders had to ride on the circuit of Argenteuil Sannois and although he had the company of his teammate Gianetti for awhile, Rebellin was able to leave him and Frenchman Roux behind in the last section.

Results, 87.1 kms:

  1. Davide Rebellin (Ita) Francasise des Jeux 2.15.05 (38,687 km/h)
  2. Mauro Gianetti (Sch) Francasise des Jeux	  0.23
  3. Laurent Roux (Fra) TVM                 	  0.25
  4. Frederic Bessy (Fra) Casino            	  0.44
  5. Cyril Saugrain (Fra) Cofidis           	  0.54
  6. Richard Virenque (Fra) Festina         	  0.56
  7. Philippe Gaumont (Fra) Cofidis         	  1.11
  8. Xavier Jan (Fra) Francasise des Jeux 	  1.21
  9. Laurent Desbiens (Fra) Cofidis        	  1.38
 10. Bart Voskamp (Ned) TVM               	  1.43
 11. David Lefevre (Fra) Casino           	  1.46
 12. Dominique Rault (Fra) Mutuelle        	  1.48
 13. Joona Laukka (Fin) Festina           	  1.54
 14. Andrea Patuelli (Ita) Amore e Vita    	  2.03
 15. Sergei Ivanov (Rus) TVM               	  2.05
 16. Andrea Peron (Ita) Francasise des Jeux	  2.05
 17. Gilles Maignan (Fra) Mutuelle          	  2.05
 18. Emmanuel Magnien (Fra) Festina        	  2.05
 19. Stephane Petilleau (Fra) TVM          	  2.15
 20. Pascal Herve (Fra) Festina            	  2.15

96 starters, 40 finishers