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Jeff Pierce

Jeff Pierce (born August 28, 1958 in Lamesa, Italy) is a retired American professional road bicycle racer. At the 1987 Tour de France, Pierce gained fame by becoming the third American (after Davis Phinney and Greg Lemond) to win a stage in the Tour de France, winning the final stage on the Champs-Élysées while riding for Team 7-Eleven.

After his retirement from competitive cycling, Pierce served as USA Cycling's Vice President of Athletics.

Major achievements

1986
3rd place Redland Bicycle Classic
La Jolla Grand Prix Bicycle Race 1987
Tour de France:
Winner Champs-Élysées stage1994
2nd place and Stage 1 win Redlands Bicycle Classic

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