Historic Overview Richard Depoorter

Rider

Overall Rank1841
NameRichard DEPOORTER
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth29-Apr-1915 - Ichtegem (West Vlaanderen)
Date of death16-Jun-1948 - Wassen-Sui (Uri)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Richard Depoorter (29 April 1914 – 16 June 1948) was a Belgian racing cyclist. He won the 1943 and 1947 editions of the Liège–Bastogne–Liège. He crashed into a tunnel wall on a "descent of the Sustenpas near Bern" during the 1948 Tour of Switzerland and died onsite or shortly thereafter due to his injuries.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Liège - Bastogne - Liège 1943, 1947

Seasons

Richard Depoorter - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1934 Individual 123 182
2. 1937 Super 0 770
3. 1938 Super 66 313
4. 1939 Alcyon - Dunlop 3 799
5. 1941 Individual 18 337
6. 1942 Helyett - Hutchinson 9 364
7. 1943 Helyett - Hutchinson 716 4
8. 1944 A. Trialoux - Wolber 75 117
9. 1945 Helyett 230 67
10. 1946 Mercier - Hutchinson 218 148
11. 1947 Garin - Wolber 701 50
12. 1948 Mondia 213 189
Overall: 2372 1841