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1927 World Pro Road Cycling Championships

1st edition: Thursday, July 21, 1927
Adenau (Nürburgring), Germany

World Road Cycling Championships podium history | 1928 edition |

Paris–Roubaix: The Inside Story

55 riders started, 18 classified finishers
182.5 km
Winner's average speed: 27.55 km/hr

Professional and amateur riders rode together (33 of the starters were amateurs). Jean Aerts was the first amateur to finish and was thus titled World Amateur Road Champion.

Alfredo Binda

Alfredo Binda

Complete Results:

  1. Alfredo Binda (Italy) 6hr 37min 29sec
  2. Costante Girardengo (Italy) @ 7min 16sec
  3. Domenico Piemontesi (Italy) @ 10min 51sec
  4. Gaetano Belloni (Italy) @ 11min 11sec
  5. *Jean Aerts (Belgium) @ 11min 51sec
  6. *Rudolf Wolke (Germany) @ 14min 24sec
  7. *Michele Orecchia (Italy) @ 17min 50sec
  8. *Erik Bohlin (Switzerland) @ 18min 6sec
  9. *René Brossy (France) @ 19min 33sec
  10. Herbert Nebe (Germany) @ 23min 3sec
  11. Félix Manthey (Germany) s.t.
  12. *Helmer Strandberg (Switzerland) @ 28min 59sec
  13. Joep Franssen (Netheralnds) s.t.
  14. Hans Bockkom (Netherlands) s.t.
  15. Walter Cap (Austria) s.t.
  16. Otto Cap (Austria) s.t.
  17. *Paul Litschi (Switzerland) s.t.
  18. *Holmfrid Storvik [Eriksson] (Sweden) s.t.