- Category : 1911-births
- Type : GP
- Profile : 6/2 - Role Model / Hermit
- Definition : Split - Small (16,20)
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Obscuration 2
French athlete, a cyclist, Champion of France in 1933. He raced 3rd place in the Tour de France in 1934 and was winner in 1937 after a race filled with drama and sparring matches.
Lapebie married on 20 November 1935 and divorced 4 April 1939; one son, Christian, (born 13 October 1937) who was a promising athlete but had to quit after a car accident in 1960. He made a second marriage on 4 May 1954; divorced 25 May 1965. Died in Pessac, France on 11 October 1996 at 9:15 p.m.
Lapebie's brother Guy (born 28 November 1916) was a great track cyclist and ironically, his son also had an accident, in this case fatal. Guy's son, Serge, (born 9 June 1948) was crushed in his car on 2 October 1991, by blocks of wood falling from a truck.