Historic Overview Alex Close

Rider

Overall Rank624
NameAlex CLOSE
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth26-Nov-1921 - Moignelée (Namur)
Date of death21-Oct-2008 - Ligny (Namur)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Alex Close - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1949 Libellula 177 193
2. 1950 Libellula 87 360
3. 1951 Terrot 107 262
4. 1952 Libellula 1373 13
5. 1953 Peugeot 1045 20
6. 1954 Peugeot 765 44
7. 1955 Elvé 605 61
8. 1956 Elvé 918 37
9. 1957 Peugeot 261 150
10. 1958 Elvé 456 106
11. 1959 Peugeot 11 578
Overall: 5805 624

Biography

Alex Close (26 November 1921 in Moignelée – 21 October 2008 in Ligny) was a Belgian road bicycle racer who was placed seventh in the Tour de France in 1952. He won the Tour of Belgium in 1955 and the Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré in 1956.

source - Wikipedia