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1985 Paris - Roubaix

83rd edition: Sunday, April 14, 1985

Paris-Roubaix podium history | 1986 edition | 1984 edition

268 km. 172 starters, 35 classified finishers

Marc Madiot in 1988

Marc Madiot in 1988

The Race: Wind, snow and rain. At the Carrefour de l'Arbre sector of cobbles, with about 15 kilometers remaining, Marc Madiot launched himself from a small group of survivors. His attack was irresistible. To make the victory sweeter, his teammate Bruno Wojtinek, who had been protecting him, was able to extricate himself as well, giving Cyrille Guimard's Renault-Elf team a 1-2 at Paris-Roubaix.

Complete Results:

  1. Marc Madiot (Renault-Elf) 7hr 21min 10sec. 36.109 km/hr
  2. Bruno Wojtinek (Renault-Elf) @ 1min 57sec
  3. Sean Kelly (Skil-Sem) @ 2min 9sec
  4. Greg LeMond (La Vie Claire) s.t.
  5. Rudy Dhaenens (Hitachi) s.t.
  6. Eddy Planckaert (Panasonic) s.t.
  7. Jozef Lieckens (Lotto) s.t.
  8. Hennie Kuiper (Verandalux) @ 3min 30sec
  9. Adri Van der Poel (Kwantum) s.t.
  10. Ferdi Van den Haute (La Redoute) @ 5min 4sec
  11. Patrick Versluys (Hitachi) @ 5min 33sec
  12. Francesco Moser (Gis Gelati) @ 5min 41sec
  13. Eric Vanderaerden (Panasonic) s.t.
  14. Dominique Lecrocq (Peugeot) @ 7min 54sec
  15. Guido Van Calster (Ariostea) s.t.
  16. Etienne De Wilde (Safir) s.t.
  17. Ludwig Wijnants (Tonissteiner) s.t.
  18. Ludo Peeters (Kwantum) s.t.
  19. Phil Anderson (Panasonic) @ 10min 53sec
  20. Pol Verschuere (Fagor) s.t.
  21. Johan Lammerts (Panasonic) s.t.
  22. Luc Colijn (Safir) @ 13min 10sec
  23. Marc Sergeant (Lotto) s.t.
  24. Daniele Caroli (Santini-Conti) s.t.
  25. Jan Bogaert (Verandalux) @ 15min 43sec
  26. Jan Jonkers (Nikon-Van Schilt) @ 25min 5sec
  27. Jörg Muller (Skil-Sem) @ 26min 37sec
  28. Marc Gomez (La Vie Claire) s.t.
  29. Luc Wallays (Tonissteiner) s.t.
  30. Martin Durant (Fangio) @ 28min 17sec
  31. Herman Frison (Safir) @ 40min 58sec
  32. Jan Baeyens (Lotto) s.t.
  33. Danny Van Baelen (Tonissteiner) @ 45min 0sec
  34. Patrick Cocquyt (Safir) s.t.
  35. Régis Clère (Peugeot) @ 49min 12sec