Tous a Velo avec Louison Bobet
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All by bike with Louison Bobet A legend to follow

All by bike with Louison Bobet

Share universal values around the great cycling champion Louison Bobet! Take a trip through time to discover the childhood, life and career of this local boy with an impressive record of achievement: 3 times winner of the Tour de France and World Champion…

A legend to follow

In this scenographic space, you will become untold about Louison Bobet, an exceptional cycling champion with a great record of achievement! At Saint-Méen-le-Grand, “homeland of the Bobets” and of Louison, you will discover the childhood, the life and the career of this champion, without forgetting the values that earned him the attachment of the public.

Born on March 12, 1925, this son of the baker of Saint-Méen-le-Grand begins his love story with the bicycle by carrying out many rounds of bread accompanied by his brother Jean and his sister Madeleine. There followed a career as a professional cyclist from 1947 to 1961 with not less than 122 victories (3 times winner of the Tour de France, French champion, World champion)!

With tenacity, elegance and panache, Louison Bobet marked a whole generation, still giving us all today, an example to follow

A fun and interactive space

Come live the unique experience of “All on a bike with Louison Bobet” around 7 fun and interactive stages: “sense of effort”, “taste for excellence”, “popular fervor”, “champion among the greats”, “a family story”, “thirst for freedom” and “reconversion”.

Discover also the film “Histoire d’un champion” by Jean-Paul Ollivier, the touching testimonies of Louison’s family and even ride the green way (V6) from Saint-Méen-le-Grand thanks to a simulator!

With this scenography, you will conjugate the bicycle in the past, as well as in the present! From leisure cycling, to high level sport, in the heart of the greenways of Brittany…

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