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Historic Overview Romain Gijssels

Rider

Overall Rank628
NameRomain GIJSSELS
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth10-Mar-1907 - Denderwindeke (Oost Vlaanderen)
Date of death31-Mar-1978 - Paris-Fra (lle de France)
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Biography

Romain Gijssels

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 2024) has only been accomplished by eleven riders.

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Badges

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Major Victories

Bordeaux - Paris 1932
G.P. des Nations (Luxembourg) 1932
Grand Prix Wolber 1931
Marseille - Lyon 1933
Paris - Roubaix 1932
Ronde van Vlaanderen 1931, 1932
Circuit du Morbihan - stages 1932 (1)
Critérium des Aiglons - stages 1930 (1), 1931 (1)
Paris - Saint-Etienne - stages 1933 (1)
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