Historic Overview Achille Buysse


Overall Rank815
NameAchille BUYSSE
Date of birth20-Dec-1918 - Lochristi (Oost Vlaanderen)
Date of death23-Jul-1984 - Wetteren (Oost Vlaanderen)
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Achiel Buysse (1918–1984) was a Belgian cyclist. He was born on 20 December 1918 at Lochristi, Belgium and died on 23 July 1984 at Wetteren, Belgium. He was a professional cyclist from 1938 to 1950. He is the father-in-law of Michel Vaarten, and the grandfather of Pascal Elaut and Luc Colyn who were also racing cyclists.

He shares the record for victories in the Tour of Flanders, winning in 1940, 1941 and 1943.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 1940, 1941, 1943
Kuurne - Brussel - Kuurne 1948
Scheldeprijs - Schoten 1939, 1948
Tour de l'Ouest - stages 1938 (1)
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