Historic Overview Edward van Dijck

Rider

Overall Rank1027
NameEdward VAN DIJCK
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth22-Mar-1918 - Herent (Brabant)
Date of death22-Apr-1977 - Leuven (Vlaams Brabant)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Edward (Ward) Van Dijck (22 March 1918 – 22 April 1977) was a Belgian professional road bicycle racer during the 1940s and 1950s.

Van Dijck became the second Belgian to win the Spanish Grand Tour at the 1947 Vuelta a España—which covered 24 stages and 3,893 km—upsetting Manuel Costa of Spain and 1945 Vuelta champion Delio Rodriguez of Spain.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

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Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1947
Ronde van Limburg 1946
Bruxelles - Luxembourg - Mondorf 1939
G.P. de Wallonie 1943
Tour de France - stages 1948 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1947 (2)
Circuit de Belgique - stages 1941 (1)
Tour d'Algérie - stages 1949 (5), 1950 (3)
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Seasons

Edward van Dijck - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1939 Individual 5 943
2. 1941 Individual 152 124
3. 1942 Helyett - Hutchinson 336 73
4. 1943 Helyett - Hutchinson 228 69
5. 1944 A. Trialoux - Wolber 284 26
6. 1945 Individual 488 23
7. 1946 Cycles Roberty 531 67
8. 1947 Garin - Wolber 1152 21
9. 1948 Garin - Wolber 855 35
10. 1949 Terrot - Hutchinson 161 272
11. 1950 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 504 105
12. 1951 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 74 390
13. 1952 Terrot - Hutchinson - Wolber 0 1513
Overall: 4770 1027