Historic Overview Sylvère Maes

Rider

Overall Rank135
NameSylvère MAES
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth27-Aug-1909 - Zevekote (West Vlaanderen)
Date of death05-Dec-1966 - Oostende (West Vlaanderen)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Sylvère Maes

Sylvère Maes (pronounced [sil.vɛːʁ maːs]; 27 August 1909 – 5 December 1966) was a Belgian cyclist, who is most famous for winning the Tour de France in 1936 and 1939. In 1937, Maes left the 1937 Tour de France together with his Belgian team while he was leading the general classification, in response to actions from French spectators and decisions from the jury.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Tour de France 1936, 1939
Paris - Roubaix 1933
Circuit du Morbihan 1939
Tour de France - stages 1934 (1), 1935 (1), 1936 (4), 1937 (1), 1939 (2)
Circuit du Morbihan - stages 1939 (1)
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Seasons

Sylvère Maes - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1932 Individual 110 200
2. 1933 Alcyon - Dunlop 934 28
3. 1934 Alcyon - Dunlop 1503 15
4. 1935 Alcyon - Dunlop 1579 16
5. 1936 Labor - Dunlop 2867 1
6. 1937 Alcyon - Dunlop 1240 18
7. 1938 Alcyon - Dunlop 1510 17
8. 1939 Alcyon - Dunlop 2718 2
9. 1940 Alcyon - Dunlop 0 419
10. 1941 Alcyon - Dunlop 0 515
11. 1942 Individual 1 473
12. 1946 Mercier - A. Magne 11 590
13. 1947 Mondia 681 54
14. 1948 Olmo - Fulgor 135 268
Overall: 13289 135