Historic Overview Romain Gijssels

Rider

Overall Rank964
NameRomain GIJSSELS
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth10-Mar-1907 - Denderwindeke (Oost Vlaanderen)
Date of death31-Mar-1978 - Paris-Fra (lle de France)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Romain Gijssels - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1927 Individual 66 257
2. 1929 Individual 9 522
3. 1930 Dilecta 64 242
4. 1931 Dilecta 1080 24
5. 1932 Dilecta 1384 11
6. 1933 Dilecta 453 62
7. 1934 Dilecta 785 33
8. 1935 Dilecta 21 479
9. 1936 Dilecta 328 109
Overall: 4190 964

Biography

Romain Gijssels (Denderwindeke, 10 March 1907 – Paris, 31 March 1978) was a Belgian professional road bicycle racer between 1930 and 1936.

In 1932, Gijssels won both the Tour of Flanders and Paris–Roubaix in the same season, which (up to 2006) has only been accomplished by nine riders.

source - Wikipedia