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6th April 1913 - Le Championnat de la Polymultipliée

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The first Championnat de la Polymultipliée was held at Chanteloup-les-Vignes, 30-odd kilometres north-west of Paris, on 6/4/13. It was primarily designed to test the effectiveness and reliability of gear systems.

The 64 entries to the inaugural Championnat de la Polymultipliée included a mere 6 riders using derailleur systems:

The results were published in L'Auto on the 7th of April.

(Source gallica.bnf.fr/ Bibliothèque nationale de France)


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