Historic Overview Romain Gijssels

Rider

Overall Rank656
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

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

Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 1931, 1932
Grand Prix Wolber 1931
Bordeaux - Paris 1932
Paris - Roubaix 1932
Paris - Saint-Etienne - stages 1933 (1)
Circuit du Morbihan - stages 1932 (1)

Seasons

Romain Gijssels - Scores by Season