PBP History

BC Randonneurs Cycling Club


Les Grandes Épreuves Cyclists Sur Route
par Roule-Lacaisse

This is a history of the first three PBPs (1891, 1901 and 1911). It appeared in the September 1st issue of Le Miroir Des Sports (weekly). It is a backgrounder for the 1921 PBP scheduled for later that week - September 2-4.


(From Le Miroir des Sports, September 1, 1921, pages 132-134)

One week later le Miroir offered coverage of PBP 1921:
Photos & Articles

Bonus Material:
(Other stuff in the same issue)