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 87 361
3. 1951 Terrot 107 265
4. 1952 Libellula 1375 13
5. 1953 Peugeot 1046 20
6. 1954 Peugeot 765 44
7. 1955 Elvé 606 61
8. 1956 Elvé 919 37
9. 1957 Peugeot 261 150
10. 1958 Elvé 456 106
11. 1959 Peugeot 11 578
Overall: 5810 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