Historic Overview Edgard de Caluwé

Rider

Overall Rank736
NameEdgard DE CALUWÉ
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth01-Jul-1913 - Denderwindeke (Oost Vlaanderen)
Date of death16-May-1985 - Geraardsbergen (Oost Vlaanderen)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Edgard de Caluwé

Edgard De Caluwé (1 July 1913 in Denderwindeke – 16 May 1985 in Geraardsbergen) was a Belgian cyclist.

He had twenty victories as a professional from 1933 to 1947. He won the Paris-Brussels and Bordeaux-Paris in 1935. He finished second in the Tour of Flanders in 1936 and won it in 1938. He had already won the Tour of Flanders in 1933, but as an independent.

His career was interrupted by World War II. He also won some victories after the war, but his best years were before it.

He also participated in the Tour de France twice, without much success.

The Grote Prijs Beeckman-De Caluwé in Ninove has been named after him.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 1938
Paris - Bruxelles 1935
Bordeaux - Paris 1935
More results

Seasons

Edgard de Caluwé - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1933 Individual 26 391
2. 1934 Dilecta - Wolber 1141 24
3. 1935 Dilecta - Wolber 1655 14
4. 1936 Dilecta - Wolber 319 127
5. 1937 Dilecta - Wolber 754 63
6. 1938 Dilecta - Wolber 950 45
7. 1939 Dilecta - Wolber 269 149
8. 1940 Dilecta - Wolber 0 467
9. 1941 Dilecta - Wolber 0 561
10. 1942 Dilecta - Wolber 0 590
11. 1943 Dilecta - Wolber 31 287
12. 1944 Dilecta - Wolber 66 129
13. 1945 Dilecta - Wolber 256 58
14. 1946 Dilecta - Wolber 0 851
15. 1947 Bertin - Wolber 84 339
Overall: 5551 736