Historic Overview Sylvère Maes

Rider

Overall Rank152
NameSylvère MAES
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth27-Aug-1909 - Zevekote (West Vlaanderen)
Date of death05-Dec-1966 - Oostende (West Vlaanderen)
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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
Bruxelles - Luxembourg - Mondorf 1932
Tour de France - stages 1934 (1), 1935 (1), 1936 (4), 1937 (1), 1939 (2)
Circuit du Morbihan - stages 1939 (1)
Bruxelles - Luxembourg - Mondorf - stages 1932 (1)
More results

Seasons

Sylvère Maes - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1932 Individual 139 179
2. 1933 Alcyon - Dunlop 1031 28
3. 1934 Alcyon - Dunlop 1520 16
4. 1935 Alcyon - Dunlop 1601 17
5. 1936 Labor - Dunlop 2950 2
6. 1937 Alcyon - Dunlop 1261 21
7. 1938 Alcyon - Dunlop 1510 19
8. 1939 Alcyon - Dunlop 2764 2
9. 1940 Alcyon - Dunlop 0 450
10. 1941 Alcyon - Dunlop 0 537
11. 1942 Individual 1 495
12. 1946 Mercier - A. Magne 19 526
13. 1947 Mondia 701 57
14. 1948 Olmo - Fulgor 135 284
Overall: 13632 152