Historic Overview Wim van Est

Rider

Overall Rank103
NameWim VAN EST
Country
  The Netherlands
Date of birth25-Mar-1923 - Fijnaart (Noord Brabant)
Date of death01-May-2003 - Roosendaal (Noord Brabant)
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Biography

Wim van Est

Willem "Wim" van Est (25 March 1923 – 1 May 2003) was a Dutch racing cyclist. He is best known for being the first Dutch cyclist to wear the yellow jersey as leader of the general classification in the Tour de France of 1951, and for falling into a ravine while wearing it.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

3

Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 1953
Bordeaux - Paris 1950, 1952, 1961
Driedaagse van Antwerpen 1954
Nokere Koerse 1952
Giro d'Italia - stages 1953 (1)
Tour de France - stages 1951 (1), 1953 (1), 1954 (1)
Dwars door Vlaanderen - stages 1953 (1)
Driedaagse van Antwerpen - stages 1956 (1)
Eneco Tour - stages 1949 (1)
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Seasons

Wim van Est - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1949 Joco De Jonge & Co 398 125
2. 1950 Garin - Wolber 951 40
3. 1951 Garin - Wolber 775 43
4. 1952 Garin - Wolber 2064 6
5. 1953 Garin - Wolber 2169 6
6. 1954 Locomotief - Vredestein 1732 12
7. 1955 Alcyon - Dunlop 1295 22
8. 1956 Faema - Guerra - Van Hauwaert 869 45
9. 1957 Locomotief - Vredestein 1947 10
10. 1958 Locomotief - Vredestein 918 47
11. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 54 409
12. 1960 Philco 861 51
13. 1961 Faema 915 54
14. 1962 Dr. Mann - Labo 443 127
15. 1963 Dr. Mann - Labo 134 287
16. 1964 Labo - Dr. Mann 397 132
17. 1965 Sunkist Fruits 0 824
Overall: 15922 103