World Championships Road Race - 1979

46th edition

Valkenburg - Valkenburg 274.8 km

26 August 1979

Rider Team Time
1.
Jan RAAS
TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor 7h03'09"
2.
Didi THURAU
IJsboerke - Warncke Eis
3.
Jean Rene BERNAUDEAU
Renault - Gitane
4.
Andre CHALMEL
Renault - Gitane 5"
5.
Henk LUBBERDING
TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor 12"
6.
Giovanni BATTAGLIN
Inoxpran - Pentole Posate 23"
7.
Knut KNUDSEN
Bianchi - Faema 52"
8.
Giuseppe SARONNI
Scic 4'37"
9.
Sean KELLY
Splendor - Euro Soap
10.
Roger DE VLAEMINCK
Gis Gelati
11.
Klaus Peter THALER
TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor
12.
Gregor BRAUN
Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
13.
Gerrie KNETEMANN
TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor
14.
Bernard VALLET
La Redoute - Motobécane
15.
Jose Luis VIEJO
Teka
16.
Joop ZOETEMELK
Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
17.
Jean CHASSANG
Renault - Gitane
18.
Michel POLLENTIER
Splendor - Euro Soap
19.
Hennie KUIPER
Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
20.
Marino AMADORI
Sapa Assicurazioni - Frontini
21.
Bernard HINAULT
Renault - Gitane
22.
Claude CRIQUIELION
Kas - Campagnolo 5'01"
23.
Frits PIRARD
Miko - Mercier - Vivagel 5'19"
24.
Clyde SEFTON
Zonca - Santini 6'44"
25.
Maurice LE GUILLOUX
Renault - Gitane
26.
Keith LAMBERT
Viking - Campagnolo
27.
Bruno WOLFER
Zonca - Santini
28.
Johan VAN DER VELDE
TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor
29.
Fridolin KELLER
Willora - Piz Buin - Bonanza
30.
Miguel Maria LASA
Moliner - Vereco
31.
Michel LAURENT
Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
32.
Pedro TORRES
Transmallorca - Flavia - Gios
33.
Stefan MUTTER
TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor
34.
Erich JAGSCH
Splendor - Euro Soap
35.
Per BAUSAGER
Magniflex - Famcucine
36.
Gilbert DUCLOS LASSALLE
Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
37.
Yves HEZARD
Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
38.
Roland BERLAND
Renault - Gitane
39.
Jorgen MARCUSSEN
Magniflex - Famcucine
40.
Sven Ake NILSSON
Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
41.
Joseph FUCHS
Jelmoli - Merosa
42.
Faustino RUPEREZ
Moliner - Vereco 13'30"
43.
Godi SCHMUTZ
Willora - Piz Buin - Bonanza
44.
Jurgen KRAFT
Teka 17'40"