Time Dist. Average Time Dist. Average 3.56'00" 143 Km 36.356 Km/Hr h.mm'sec" 1mile = 1.6 Km Km/Hr
The Average is form the Race winner
Teams. 1946 Huyberechts & Mercier - Hutchinson
In the early days rides where some time sponsored for Individual Races or the sponsor changed by country were the race was held.
Teams. 1934 Individual
Pro with no Contract. (The Tour, Giro and Vuelta where competed with National Teams) see Note 1
A Individual ride could have short term contracts with a sponsor and ride for his national team which could be sponsored.
Teams 1924 Amateur
Rider was a amateur but competed in a Pro Race.
Bon Time Bonification Time or points deducted from the overall classification.
DND Did not Depart
DS Director Sportive , Team manger, Team Director.
e.a ex-aequo, Finishing in equal place, we see this before photo finish and sensors became commonly used .
GCl 1,2,3 General Calcification , General Classification place at stage finish.
HD Hors-Delais , outside of the time limited
IDP Independent a category between Amateurs and Professionals .
Ind TT Individual Time Trail
Indv. Ind Individual Professionals with no Contract .
Mnt Cl 1, 2, 3 Mountain Classification Place in this classification at the end of the stage
Mnt Clm Mountain Climb the race was only up hill
MNT St Mountain Stage The stage included Cat 2, 1 or HC mountians.
Neo Cl 1, 2, 3 Neo Pro Classification Place in this classification at the end of the stage
Pen Penalized Time or points added to the overall classification
Pnt Cl 1, 2, 3 Points Classification Place in this classification at the end of the stage
TT Cl 1, 2, 3 Team Time Classification Place in this classification at the end of the stage
U23 Riders of 23 years of age or younger AKA Neo Pro
TdF Tour de France
GdI Giro d'Italia
VaE Vuelta a Espana
RvB Ronde van Belgium
RvH Ronde van Holland
PT Pro Teams This is a group of 18 top league team which have to compete in the Pro Tour races.
PC Professional Continental team Teams which can be invited to PT races but will normally compete in the 1.1 and 2.1 races.
CT Continental Teams Semi Pro Teams and Amateurs compete mainly in the 1.2 and 2.2 or national cat races.
1A.R Single day races abandoned races no longer organized
1.1, 2 or 3 Single day Races which are still organized .
1HC, PT or WT Single day Races in the UCI Pro Team category .
2A.R Multi day races abandoned races no longer organized .
2.1, 2 or 3 Multi day Races which are still organized .
2HC, PT or WT Multi day Races in the UCI Pro Team category .
The Tour de France introduced Commercial Team in 1962.
The Giri d'Italy did this in the thirties
The Vuelta a Espana Introduced the Commercial Teams in 1959
The Tour de Suisse changed in the fifties.