Historic Overview Edward van Dijck

Rider

Overall Rank1047
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

Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1947
Ronde van Limburg 1946
Bruxelles - Luxembourg - Mondorf 1939
Vuelta a España - stages 1947 (2)
Tour de France - stages 1948 (1)
Circuit de Belgique - stages 1941 (1)
More results

Seasons

Edward van Dijck - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1939 Individual 5 806
2. 1941 Individual 122 133
3. 1942 Helyett - Hutchinson 211 93
4. 1943 Helyett - Hutchinson 221 67
5. 1944 A. Trialoux - Wolber 239 31
6. 1945 Individual 471 23
7. 1946 Cycles Roberty 515 63
8. 1947 Garin - Wolber 1151 21
9. 1948 Mondia 844 35
10. 1949 Terrot - Hutchinson 127 298
11. 1950 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 466 112
12. 1951 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 75 370
13. 1952 Terrot - Hutchinson - Wolber 0 1294
Overall: 4447 1047