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 114 189
2. 1933 Alcyon 755 33
3. 1934 Alcyon 1398 14
4. 1935 Alcyon 1438 15
5. 1936 Alcyon 2705 1
6. 1937 Alcyon 1230 16
7. 1938 Alcyon 1518 13
8. 1939 Alcyon 2687 2
9. 1940 Alcyon 0 410
10. 1941 Alcyon 0 509
11. 1942 Individual 1 460
12. 1946 Mercier 11 572
13. 1947 Mercier 688 50
14. 1948 Mercier 99 294
Overall: 12644 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.

source - Wikipedia