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1956 Paris - Roubaix

54th edition: Sunday, April 8, 1956

Paris-Roubaix podium history | 1957 edition | 1955 edition

252 km. 80 classified finishers. Eight riders were awarded twelfth place.

Louison Bobet

Louison Bobet leads in an undated photograph

Complete results:

  1. Louison Bobet (L. Bobet-Hutchinson) 6hr 1min 26sec. 41.83 km/hr
  2. Alfred De Bruyne (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  3. Jean Forestier (Follis-Dunlop) s.t.
  4. Rik van Steenbergen (Elvé-Peugeot) s.t.
  5. Bernard Gauthier (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  6. Nello Lauredi s.t.
  7. Germain Derijcke (Faema-Guerra) @ 53sec
  8. André Vlaeyen s.t.
  9. Jean Robic (Essor-Leroux) s.t.
  10. Gilbert Bauvin (St. Raphaël-Géminiani) s.t.
  11. Rik van Looy (Faema-Guerra) s.t.
  12. Roger Decock (Faema-Guerra) s.t.
  13. Jacques Dupont (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  14. Roger Hassenforder (St. Raphaël-Géminiani) s.t.
  15. Marcel Janssens (Eldorado-Elvé) s.t.
  16. Norbert Kerkhove (Faema-Guerra) s.t.
  17. Bruno Monti s.t.
  18. Albéric "Briek" Schotte s.t.
  19. Alfons Vandenbrande (Libertas-Huret) s.t.
  20. André Rosseel (Terrot-Hutchinson) @ 1min 54sec
  21. Constant "Stan" Okers (Elvé-Peugeot) @ 2min 18sec
  22. Jean Dacquay (Mercier-BP) s.t.
  23. Jean Bobet (L. Bobet-Hutchinson) s.t.
  24. François Mahé (St. Raphaël-Géminiani) s.t.
  25. Pino Cerami s.t.
  26. Angelo Conterno (Bianchi-Pirelli) @ 3min 27sec
  27. René Privat (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  28. Ferdy Kübler s.t.
  29. Lucien Demunster s.t.
  30. Francis Siguenza (Rochet-Dunlop) s.t.
  31. Jacques Anquetil (Helyett-Potin) s.t.
  32. Giovanni Pettinati (Bianchi-Pirelli) s.t.
  33. Pierre Pardoen s.t.
  34. Danilo Barozzi @ 3min 59sec
  35. Agostino Coletto (Frejus) s.t.
  36. Jacques Schoubben (Elvé-Peugeot) @ 5min 11sec
  37. Raoul Rémy (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  38. Claude Le Ber (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  39. Lucien Matthijs (Groene-Leeuw) s.t.
  40. Jan Adriaenssens (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  41. Raymond Hoorelbeke (Helyett-Potin) s.t.
  42. Josef De Feyter s.t.
  43. Eugène Telotte (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  44. Raymond Impanis (Elvé-Peugeot) s.t.
  45. Stanislaus Bober s.t.
  46. Mino De Rossi (Frejus) s.t.
  47. Wim Van Est s.t.
  48. Willy Vannitsen (Faema-Guerra) s.t.
  49. Louis Bergaud s.t.
  50. René Fournier (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  51. Vincenzo Rossello @ 10min 5sec
  52. Jean Stablinski s.t.
  53. Philippe Agut (Spendid-d'Alessandro) s.t.
  54. Frans Schoubben s.t.
  55. Marcel Rijckaert s.t.
  56. Paul Taldeman @ 12min 17sec
  57. Raymond Plaza (Essor-Leroux) s.t.
  58. Jean-Claude Régent (Rochet-Dunlop) s.t.
  59. Mario Gervasoni @ 12min 59sec
  60. Giuliano Michelon s.t.
  61. Bruno Tognaccini s.t.
  62. Louis Barès s.t.
  63. André Lemoine s.t.
  64. unknown
  65. Armand Baeyens @ 13min 39sec
  66. Willy Truye (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  67. Manuel Folch s.t.
  68. Claude Barmier s.t.
  69. Lude Van der Elst s.t.
  70. Pierre Ruby s.t.
  71. Roger Verbeke @ 20min 29sec
  72. Gérard Saint s.t.
  73. Albert Bouvet (Mercier-BP-Hutchinson) s.t.
  74. Ferdiand Devèze s.t.
  75. Joseph Mirando s.t.
  76. Max Cohen s.t.
  77. Pierre Brun s.t.
  78. Georges Gay s.t.
  79. Maurice Lampre s.t.
  80. Roger Buchonnet s.t.