Jean Stablinski (Le Witch Doctor )
He became a member of Les Amis de Paris–Roubaix, enthusiasts and workers for the spring classic. It was Stablinski who suggested the cobbled path through the Arenberg forest. His qualifications were impeccable: as a miner he had worked beneath the road and as a cyclist he had ridden along it.
French cyclist Jean Stablinski during the Tour of Netherland. Former French and world champion Jean Stablinski died 22 July 2007 at the age of 75 after a long illness