Historic Overview Wim van Est

Rider

Overall Rank108
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

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Major Victories

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

Wim van Est - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1948 Individual 0 1495
2. 1949 Joco De Jonge & Co 398 129
3. 1950 Garin - Wolber 953 40
4. 1951 Garin - Wolber 775 43
5. 1952 Garin - Wolber 2056 6
6. 1953 Garin - Wolber 2167 6
7. 1954 Locomotief - Vredestein 1734 12
8. 1955 Alcyon - Dunlop 1291 24
9. 1956 Faema - Guerra - Van Hauwaert 868 45
10. 1957 Locomotief - Vredestein 1950 10
11. 1958 Locomotief - Vredestein 913 50
12. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 54 419
13. 1960 Philco 888 50
14. 1961 Faema 916 55
15. 1962 Mann - Labo 442 129
16. 1963 Mann - Labo 133 289
17. 1964 Labo - Dr. Mann 396 132
18. 1965 Sunkist Fruits 0 873
Overall: 15934 108