Franco BITOSSI
 
Country:    Italy
Born:   1940-09-01 (77), Camaioni
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Road | Track | Cyclo Cross | More
Important victories
  NC Italy (1970, 1971, 1976)
  Giro di Lombardia (1967, 1970)

Year   Teams    CycleBase
Rankings
   Super
Prestige
Pernod
  1961    Philco       -    -
  1962    Philco       -    -
  1963    Springoil - Fuchs       211    -
  1964    Springoil       17    -
  1965    Filotex       8    -
  1966    Filotex       12    -
  1967    Filotex       4    9
  1968    Filotex       5    -
  1969    Filotex       5    -
  1970    Filotex       2    -
  1971    Filotex       18    -
  1972    Filotex       13    -
  1973    Sammontana       19    -
  1974    Scic       6    -
  1975    Scic - Colnago       59    -
  1976    Zonca - Santini       23    -
  1977    Vibor       41    -
  1978    Gis Gelati       127    -
     Overall          34

Results | Analysis

1963

Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  71st place
Giro d`Italia (16/5-6/6)
  28th place
  3. place in mountain ranking
  2nd place in 20th stage

1964

Tour des Quatre Cantons (5/4)
  2nd place
Giro d`Italia (16/5-7/6)
  10th place
  1. place in mountain ranking
  1st place in 3rd stage
  2nd place in 12nd stage
  2nd place in 14th stage
  1st place in 16th stage
  1st place in 17th stage
  2nd place in 18th stage
  1st place in 20th stage
  2nd place in 21st stage
GP Ceramisti (5/7)
  7th place
Giro di Romagna (2/8)
  2nd place
Coppa Sabatini (7/10)
  3rd place
Giro di Lombardia (17/10)
  15th place

1965

Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  24th place
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (28/3)
  3rd place
Giro di Campania (1/4)
  8th place
Giro di Toscane (25/4)
  7th place
Züri Metzgete (2/5)
  1st place
Giro d`Italia (15/5-6/6)
  7th place
  1. place in mountain ranking
  3rd place in 3rd stage
  2nd place in 6th stage
  3rd place in 18th stage
  3rd place in 19th stage
  1st place in 21st stage
Tour de Suisse (10-16/6)
  1st place
  1st place in 2nd stage
  1st place in 5th stage
GP Montelupo (20/7)
  2nd place
Giro del Veneto (25/9)
  9th place
Giro del Lazio (30/9)
  1st place
Giro dell`Emilia (4/10)
  3rd place
Coppa Sabatini (6/10)
  6th place
La Corsa di Coppi (7/10)
  2nd place
Coppa Agostoni (13/10)
  5th place
Giro di Lombardia (16/10)
  4th place

1966

Tirreno - Adriatico (11-13/3)
  10th place
Giro di Piemonte (18/3)
  2nd place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  43rd place
Giro di Toscane (27/3)
  10th place
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (3/4)
  5th place
Giro di Campania (7/4)
  4th place
Giro di Romagna (24/4)
  4th place
Tour de Romandie (12-15/5)
  1st place in 1st stage
  1st place in 5th stage
Giro d`Italia (18/5-9/6)
  8th place
  1. place in mountain ranking
  1st place in 14th stage
  1st place in 16th stage
  3rd place in 17th stage
Tour de France (21/6-14/7)
  17th place
  1st place in 6th stage
  1st place in 19th stage
Tre Valli Varesine (7/8)
  5th place
GP Valsassina (20/8)
  5th place
Milano - Vignola (4/9)
  2nd place
Giro del Lazio (17/9)
  5th place
NC Italy (17/9)
  5th place
Giro dell`Emilia (4/10)
  10th place
Coppa Sabatini (6/10)
  1st place
La Corsa di Coppi (12/10)
  3rd place
Coppa Agostoni (19/10)
  3rd place

1967

Trofeo Laigueglia (19/2)
  1st place
Tirreno - Adriatico (8-12/3)
  1st place
  1st place in 1st stage
Milano - Torino (15/3)
  2nd place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  3rd place
Coppa Placci (25/3)
  10th place
Tour des Quatre Cantons (9/4)
  1st place
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (16/4)
  4th place
Giro di Campania (19/4)
  7th place
Milano - Vignola (25/4)
  7th place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (1/5)
  10th place
Giro d`Italia (22/5-11/6)
  15th place
  1st place in 7th stage
GP Montelupo (25/7)
  7th place
Giro di Ticino (1/8)
  2nd place
Trofeo Matteotti (6/8)
  6th place
Tre Valli Varesine (13/8)
  8th place
GP Valsassina (28/8)
  4th place
GP Industria & Commercio di Prato (10/9)
  5th place
Giro del Lazio (17/9)
  6th place
Giro del Appennino (1/10)
  2nd place
Giro dell`Emilia (4/10)
  3rd place
Coppa Sabatini (7/10)
  2nd place
La Corsa di Coppi (14/10)
  5th place
Coppa Agostoni (18/10)
  1st place
Giro di Lombardia (21/10)
  1st place
Trofeo Baracchi (4/11)
  7th place

1968

Giro di Sardegna (24/2-1/3)
  1st place in 8th stage
Sassari - Cagliari (3/3)
  1st place
Milano - Torino (6/3)
  1st place
Tirreno - Adriatico (12-16/3)
  4th place
  1st place in 4th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  67th place
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (24/3)
  3rd place
Giro di Campania (28/3)
  2nd place
Tour des Quatre Cantons (31/3)
  2nd place
GP Tarquinia (20/4)
  8th place
Milano - Vignola (25/4)
  7th place
Giro di Toscane (28/4)
  1st place
Züri Metzgete (5/5)
  1st place
Giro d`Italia (21/5-12/6)
  10th place
  2. place in points ranking
  2nd place in prologue
  2nd place in 15th stage
  1st place in 17th stage
  2nd place in 20th stage
  2nd place in 21st stage
Coppa Bernocchi (16/6)
  1st place
GP Valsassina (22/6)
  1st place
Tour de France (27/6-21/7)
  8th place
  1. place in points ranking
  2. place in mountain ranking
  2nd place in 8th stage
  1st place in 10th stage
  3rd place in 11st stage
  1st place in 19th stage
  2nd place in 22nd stage
Acht van Chaam (24/7)
  10th place
Giro di Romagna (28/7)
  4th place
NC Italy (28/7)
  4th place
Parijs - Luxemburg (22-25/8)
  4th place
World Championships (1/9)
  4th place
Giro dell`Emilia (4/10)
  5th place
Coppa Sabatini (6/10)
  1st place
Giro di Lombardia (12/10)
  2nd place

1969

Trofeo Laigueglia (15/2)
  3rd place
GP Aix-en-Provence (18/2)
  4th place
GP Menton (20/2)
  2nd place
Sassari - Cagliari (22/2)
  7th place
Giro di Sardegna (23/2-1/3)
  10th place
Milano - Torino (9/3)
  3rd place
Tirreno - Adriatico (11-15/3)
  1st place in 1st stage
  1st place in 2nd stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  90th place
Tour of Flanders (30/3)
  4th place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (22/4)
  14th place
Milano - Vignola (25/4)
  2nd place
Coppa Bernocchi (27/4)
  6th place
GP Montelupo (13/5)
  1st place
Giro d`Italia (16/5-8/6)
  10th place
  1. place in points ranking
  2nd place in 4th stage
  1st place in 11st stage
  1st place in 14th stage
  3rd place in 23rd stage
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (22/6)
  9th place
NC Italy (22/6)
  9th place
Trofeo Matteotti (3/8)
  9th place
GP Industria & Commercio di Prato (7/9)
  10th place
Volta a Catalunya (9-16/9)
  2nd place
  1st place in 9th stage
  1st place in 10th stage
Giro del Appennino (28/9)
  4th place
Giro dell`Emilia (4/10)
  2nd place
Coppa Agostoni (8/10)
  1st place
Giro di Lombardia (11/10)
  3rd place
Dwars door Lausanne (12/10)
  3rd place

1970

GP Cannes (16/2)
  4th place
Tirreno - Adriatico (11-15/3)
  5th place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  44th place
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (22/3)
  5th place
Giro di Campania (26/3)
  1st place
GP Cemab (28/3)
  3rd place
GP Industria Belmonte-Piceno (18/4)
  2nd place
Giro di Romagna (1/5)
  9th place
Tour de Romandie (6-10/5)
  1st place in 2nd stage
Coppa Placci (14/5)
  3rd place
Giro d`Italia (18/5-7/6)
  7th place
  1. place in points ranking
  1st place in 1st stage
  2nd place in 2nd stage
  1st place in 3rd stage
  3rd place in 5th stage
  2nd place in 10th stage
  3rd place in 13rd stage
  1st place in 17th stage
  2nd place in 18th stage
  1st place in 19th stage
  3rd place in 20th stage
Tour de Suisse (11-19/6)
  7th place
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 5th stage
World Championships (18/6)
  9th place
Giro del Veneto (21/6)
  1st place
NC Italy (21/6)
  1st place
GP Tarquinia (28/6)
  1st place
Ronde van de Drie Provincies (18/7)
  1st place
Giro di Piemonte (30/7)
  25th place
Coppa Bernocchi (8/8)
  7th place
Trofeo Masferrer (9/9)
  2nd place
Volta a Catalunya (10-18/9)
  1st place
  1st place in 1st stage
Coppa Sabatini (1/10)
  7th place
Giro dell`Emilia (3/10)
  1st place
Criterium des As (4/10)
  5th place
Coppa Agostoni (7/10)
  4th place
Giro di Lombardia (10/10)
  1st place
Dwars door Lausanne (11/10)
  4th place
  1st place in 1st stage

1971

Sassari - Cagliari (5/3)
  4th place
Paris - Nice (10-17/3)
  1st place in 4th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  39th place
Milano - Vignola (28/4)
  10th place
Giro di Romagna (1/5)
  1st place
Tour de Romandie (4-9/5)
  1st place in 3rd stage
Giro d`Italia (21/5-10/6)
  23rd place
  2nd place in 1st stage
  1st place in 15th stage
GP Industria & Commercio di Prato (20/6)
  1st place
NC Italy (20/6)
  1st place
GP Montelupo (24/7)
  8th place
Giro del Appennino (8/8)
  5th place
Tre Valli Varesine (14/8)
  5th place
San Piero a Sieve (29/8)
  2nd place
Coppa Placci (1/9)
  9th place
World Championships (5/9)
  16th place
Volta a Catalunya (14-19/9)
  8th place
Coppa Agostoni (6/10)
  1st place
Giro di Lombardia (9/10)
  2nd place
Dwars door Lausanne (10/10)
  10th place

1972

Trofeo Laigueglia (20/2)
  20th place
Giro di Sardegna (27/2-2/3)
  8th place
  5th place in 3rd stage
Sassari - Cagliari (4/3)
  9th place
Milano - Torino (8/3)
  2nd place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  39th place
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (26/3)
  1st place
Giro di Campania (29/3)
  1st place
Giro della Puglia (1/4)
  1st place
Züri Metzgete (7/5)
  8th place
Tour de Romandie (10-14/5)
  7th place
Giro d`Italia (21/5-11/6)
  2nd place in 1st stage
  2nd place in 2nd stage
  3rd place in 6th stage
  3rd place in 12nd stage
Giro del Appennino (25/6)
  2nd place
NC Italy (25/6)
  2nd place
Tre Valli Varesine (29/7)
  4th place
Coppa Agostoni (1/8)
  9th place
World Championships (6/8)
  2nd place
GP Industria Belmonte-Piceno (15/8)
  1st place
Coppa Placci (5/9)
  6th place
Giro di Piemonte (9/9)
  6th place
Ronde van Mendrisio (10/9)
  3rd place
Giro dell`Emilia (4/10)
  4th place
Giro di Lombardia (7/10)
  9th place

1973

Trofeo Laigueglia (18/2)
  9th place
GP Monaco (21/2)
  6th place
Giro di Sardegna (24/2-1/3)
  1st place in 8th stage
Milano - Torino (7/3)
  2nd place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  11st place
Giro delle Marche (29/3)
  7th place
Giro della Puglia (10-13/4)
  2nd place
Milano - Vignola (25/4)
  4th place
Giro di Romagna (1/5)
  6th place
La Panne (16/5)
  5th place
Giro d`Italia (18/5-9/6)
  2nd place in 2nd stage
  3rd place in 13rd stage
NC Italy (24/6)
  4th place
Tre Valli Varesine (24/6)
  4th place
GP Montelupo (21/7)
  2nd place
Hyon - Mons (28/7)
  1st place
Coppa Sabatini (23/8)
  3rd place
Coppa Agostoni (28/8)
  3rd place
World Championships (2/9)
  14th place
Giro di Piemonte (8/9)
  4th place
Ronde van Mendrisio (9/9)
  1st place
GP Industria & Commercio di Prato (16/9)
  4th place
Giro del Veneto (29/9)
  1st place
Giro dell`Emilia (4/10)
  1st place
Giro di Lombardia (13/10)
  9th place

1974

GP Cannes (17/2)
  1st place
GP Nice (18/2)
  4th place
Milano - Torino (9/3)
  4th place
Tirreno - Adriatico (12-16/3)
  8th place
  1st place in 4th stage
Milano - San Remo (18/3)
  4th place
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (24/3)
  4th place
Giro Sicilia (26/3)
  7th place
Giro di Campania (28/3)
  5th place
La Flèche Wallonne (11/4)
  11st place
Giro di Romagna (1/5)
  1st place
Giro di Toscane (4/5)
  2nd place
Giro della Puglia (7-11/5)
  9th place
Giro d`Italia (16/5-9/6)
  9th place
  2. place in points ranking
  1st place in 6th stage
  1st place in 8th stage
  1st place in 19th stage
  3rd place in 23rd stage
Tour de Suisse (13-21/6)
  7th place
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 5th stage
  1st place in 6th stage
  1st place in 7th stage
Trofeo Matteotti (28/7)
  1st place
Giro dell`Umbria (7/8)
  2nd place
Giro del Veneto (7/9)
  10th place
Coppa Sabatini (11/9)
  3rd place
Giro del Lazio (14/9)
  2nd place
Paris - Bruxelles (25/9)
  12nd place
Coppa Agostoni (9/10)
  2nd place
Giro di Lombardia (12/10)
  8th place

1975

Tour Mediterraneen (15-19/2)
  1st place in 5th stage
  1st place in 6th stage
Trofeo Laigueglia (20/2)
  4th place
Paris - Nice (9-16/3)
  1st place in 3rd stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  43rd place
Gent - Wevelgem (9/4)
  15th place
Giro della Puglia (15-18/4)
  2nd place
  1st place in 1st stage
Coppa Placci (27/4)
  2nd place
Giro di Toscane (10/5)
  2nd place
Giro d`Italia (17/5-7/6)
  26th place
  1st place in 16th stage
GP Camaiore (18/6)
  8th place
Giro del Friuli (25/9)
  9th place

1976

Tour Mediterraneen (13-18/2)
  1st place in 2nd stage
Trofeo Laigueglia (20/2)
  1st place
Giro di Sardegna (26/2-1/3)
  9th place
Sassari - Cagliari (2/3)
  2nd place
Tirreno - Adriatico (12-16/3)
  9th place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  74th place
Giro di Reggio di Calabria (28/3)
  2nd place
Trofeo Pantalica (30/3)
  8th place
Giro di Campania (1/4)
  4th place
Tour de Nord-Ouest Suisse (4/4)
  6th place
Giro di Toscane (8/5)
  5th place
Fleche Halloise (13/6)
  7th place
Coppa Placci (25/8)
  4th place
Giro del Lazio (28/8)
  2nd place
Giro delle Marche (30/8)
  6th place
Giro del Veneto (11/9)
  7th place
Giro del Friuli (15/9)
  1st place
Milano - Torino (19/9)
  2nd place
GP Montelupo (24/9)
  4th place
Coppa Bernocchi (29/9)
  1st place
NC Italy (29/9)
  1st place
Giro di Lombardia (9/10)
  8th place

1977

Tour Mediterraneen (19-23/2)
  6th place
Giro d`Italia (20/5-12/6)
  73rd place
GP Larciano (5/7)
  10th place
Milano - Vignola (10/7)
  8th place
Giro di Sicilia (12-14/7)
  6th place
Trofeo Matteotti (31/7)
  9th place
Giro dell`Umbria (6/8)
  2nd place
GP Industria & Commercio di Prato (20/8)
  6th place
Coppa Agostoni (25/8)
  4th place
Tre Valli Varesine (27/8)
  6th place
World Championships (4/9)
  3rd place
Milano - Torino (17/9)
  4th place
Giro del Lazio (20/9)
  4th place
GP Camaiore (23/9)
  1st place
Giro dell`Emilia (4/10)
  8th place
Giro di Lombardia (8/10)
  3rd place

1978

GP Antibes (14/2)
  10th place
Sassari - Cagliari (2/3)
  3rd place
Coppa Sabatini (4/3)
  3rd place
Tirreno - Adriatico (11-16/3)
  1st place in 3rd stage
Milano - San Remo (18/3)
  26th place
Trofeo Pantalica (31/3)
  5th place
Giro dell`Umbria (5/8)
  6th place
Cronostafetta (12/8)
  3rd place in 1st stage
Giro di Romagna (17/8)
  9th place
Milano - Torino (2/9)
  3rd place
Giro di Piemonte (3/9)
  9th place