Historic Overview Sylvère Maes

Rider

Overall Rank142
NameSylvère MAES
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth27-Aug-1909 - Zevekote (West Vlaanderen)
Date of death05-Dec-1966 - Oostende (West Vlaanderen)
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Sylvère Maes - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1932 Individual 114 188
2. 1933 Alcyon 730 35
3. 1934 Alcyon 1398 14
4. 1935 Alcyon 1438 14
5. 1936 Alcyon 2680 1
6. 1937 Alcyon 1231 16
7. 1938 Alcyon 1517 13
8. 1939 Alcyon 2695 2
9. 1940 Alcyon 0 407
10. 1941 Alcyon 0 509
11. 1942 Individual 1 460
12. 1946 Mercier 11 561
13. 1947 Mercier 687 50
14. 1948 Mercier 98 291
Overall: 12600 142

Biography

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.

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