Country Ranking 1979

Country Score
1.
  Italy
18552
2.
  Netherlands
18487
3.
  Belgium
17109
4.
  France
14790
5.
  Spain
7583
6.
  Switzerland
5901
7.
  Germany
3980
8.
  Sweden
2989
9.
  Norway
1913
10.
  Portugal
1496
11.
  Great Britain
1372
12.
  Ireland
1282
13.
  Poland
892
14.
  Soviet Union
814
15.
  Australia
677
16.
  Luxembourg
528
17.
  Denmark
483
18.
  East Germany
428
19.
  Austria
334
20.
  Czechoslovakia
193
21.
  South Africa
153
22.
  New Zealand
143
23.
  Bulgaria
107
24.
  Romania
65
25.
  United States
55
26.
  Finland
44
27.
  Morocco
34
28.
  Canada
32
29.
  Yugoslavia
7
30.
  Colombia
6
31.
  Algeria
6
32.
  Argentina
6
33.
  Liechtenstein
5
34.
  Greece
5
About this ranking

This is the ranking of the most successful professional cycling nations in the world in 1979. Use the year filter below to look at the same country ranking for another year. Counted are the individual rider's scores in a given season for the best top 10 riders for the country in 1979. Click on any country to get an overview of the country's best riders in the season. This gives you a filtered list of our regular 1979 ranking for that specific country.

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