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1980 World Pro Road Cycling Championships

47th edition: Sunday, August 31, 1980
Sallanches, France

World Road Cycling Championships podium history | 1981 edition | 1979 edition |

107 riders started, 15 classified finishers.
268 km. Winner's average speed: 35.55 km/hr

Beranrd Hinault in the 1981 Tour de France

Hinault in his rainbow jersey riding the 1981 Tour de France prologue

Complete Results:

  1. Bernard Hinault (France) 7hr 32min 16sec
  2. Giambattista Baronchelli (Italy) @ 1min 1sec
  3. Story of the Tour de France Volume 2
  4. Juan Fernandez (Spain) @ 4min 25sec
  5. Wladimiro Panizza (Italy) s.t.
  6. Jonathan Boyer (USA) s.t.
  7. Bert Pronk (Netherlands) s.t.
  8. Roger de Vlaeminck (Belgium) s.t.
  9. Jorgen Marcussen (Denmark) s.t.
  10. Sven-Ake Nilsson (Sweden) s.t.
  11. Giovanni Battaglin (Italy) @ 8min 34sec
  12. Robert Millar (Great Britain) s.t.
  13. Johan de Muynck (Belgium) s.t.
  14. Jostein Wilmann (Norway) @ 13min 52sec
  15. Bruno Wolfer (Switzerland) @ 20min 0sec
  16. Gody Schmutz (Switzerland) s.t.