Historic Overview Romain Gijssels

Rider

Overall Rank956
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 66 258
2. 1929 Individual 9 555
3. 1930 Dilecta 68 236
4. 1931 Dilecta 1085 24
5. 1932 Dilecta 1395 11
6. 1933 Dilecta 464 60
7. 1934 Dilecta 810 32
8. 1935 Dilecta 21 490
9. 1936 Dilecta 332 111
Overall: 4250 956

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