Historic Overview Sylvère Maes

Rider

Overall Rank143
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
Tour de France - stages 1934 (1), 1935 (1), 1936 (4), 1937 (1), 1939 (2)

Seasons

Sylvère Maes - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1932 Individual 115 195
2. 1933 Alcyon - Dunlop 814 33
3. 1934 Alcyon - Dunlop 1401 14
4. 1935 Alcyon - Dunlop 1452 17
5. 1936 Labor - Dunlop 2714 1
6. 1937 Alcyon - Dunlop 1219 17
7. 1938 Alcyon - Dunlop 1559 16
8. 1939 Alcyon - Dunlop 2721 2
9. 1940 Alcyon - Dunlop 0 417
10. 1941 Alcyon - Dunlop 0 513
11. 1942 Individual 1 470
12. 1946 Mercier - A. Magne 11 578
13. 1947 Mondia 677 53
14. 1948 Olmo - Fulgor 99 307
Overall: 12783 143