Historic Overview Edward van Dijck


Overall Rank1044
NameEdward VAN DIJCK
Date of birth22-Mar-1918 - Herent (Brabant)
Date of death22-Apr-1977 - Leuven (Vlaams Brabant)
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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
Vuelta a España - stages 1947 (2)
Tour de France - stages 1948 (1)
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