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1898 Paris - Roubaix

3rd edition: Sunday, April 10, 1898

Paris-Roubaix podium history | 1897 edition | 1899 edition

268 km. 32.599 km/hr average speed.
This race was motorpaced, riders could use motorcycles or cars.
35 riders started.
Weather: Cloudy with intermittent rain

Maurice Garin

Maurice Garin (in sweater, not top hat)

Complete results:

  1. Maurice Garin (France) 8hr 13min 16sec
  2. August Stéphane @ 29min 32sec
  3. Edouard Wattelier (France) 2 33min 52sec
  4. Jean Bertin (France) @ 46min 25sec
  5. Charles Meyer (Denmark) @ 1hr 12min 58sec
  6. Rodolfo Muller (Italy) @ 1hr 31min 30sec
  7. Gaston Herrinck (Belgium) @ 1hr 59min 54sec
  8. Jules Cordier (Belgium) 2 2hr 8min 15sec
  9. Liegeois (France) @ 2hr 33min 0sec
  10. François Monachon (Switzerland) @ 2hr 39min 4sec
  11. Emile Taquet (France) @ 2hr 45min 44sec
  12. Yvon (France) @ 3hr 18min 59sec
  13. Edouard Dubreucq (Belgium) @ 3hr 19min 1sec
  14. Modeste (France) @ 4hr 29min 34sec
  15. Charles Habert (France) @ 29min 37sec
  16. H. Duconseil (France) @ 5hr 11min 10sec
  17. Blin (France) 2 6hr 4min 4sec
  18. Frits Vanderstuyft (Belgium) @ 6hr 57min 24sec