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Historic Overview Wim van Est

Rider

Overall Rank108
NameWim VAN EST
Country
  Netherlands
Date of birth25-Mar-1923 - Fijnaart (Noord-Brabant)
Date of death01-May-2003 - Roosendaal (Noord-Brabant)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

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

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Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 1953
Bordeaux - Paris 1950, 1952, 1961
Driedaagse van Antwerpen 1954
Nokere Koerse 1952
Ronde van Nederland 1952, 1954
Tour de France - stages 1951 (1), 1953 (1), 1954 (1)
Giro d'Italia - stages 1953 (1)
Dwars door Vlaanderen - stages 1953 (1)
Driedaagse van Antwerpen - stages 1956 (1)
Ronde van Nederland - stages 1949 (1), 1952 (2), 1954 (3), 1955 (2), 1956 (1), 1957 (2), 1960 (1)
More results

Seasons

Wim van Est - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1948 Individual 98 391
2. 1949 Garin - Wolber 443 119
3. 1950 Garin - Wolber 971 39
4. 1951 Garin - Wolber 806 41
5. 1952 Garin - Wolber 2068 6
6. 1953 Garin - Wolber 2213 6
7. 1954 Locomotief - Vredestein 1835 11
8. 1955 Locomotief - Vredestein 1323 22
9. 1956 Locomotief - Vredestein 940 43
10. 1957 Locomotief - Vredestein 1971 10
11. 1958 Locomotief - Vredestein 940 49
12. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 64 425
13. 1960 Locomotief - Vredestein 898 53
14. 1961 Locomotief - Vredestein 938 56
15. 1962 Dr. Mann - Labo 454 135
16. 1963 Dr. Mann - Labo 161 272
17. 1964 Labo - Dr. Mann 402 138
18. 1965 Sunkist Fruits 0 1133
Overall: 16525 108