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Historic Overview Wim van Est

Rider

Overall Rank104
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

7 3 4 3 3 26

Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 1953
Bordeaux - Paris 1950, 1952, 1961
Driedaagse van Antwerpen 1954
Nokere Koerse 1952
Ronde van Nederland 1952, 1954
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)
Ronde van Nederland - stages 1949 (1), 1952 (2), 1954 (3), 1955 (2), 1956 (1), 1957 (2), 1960 (1)
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Seasons

Wim van Est - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1948 Individual 98 391
2. 1949 Garin - Wolber 441 119
3. 1950 Garin - Wolber 970 39
4. 1951 Garin - Wolber 805 41
5. 1952 Garin - Wolber 2065 6
6. 1953 Garin - Wolber 2211 6
7. 1954 Locomotief - Vredestein 1831 11
8. 1955 Locomotief - Vredestein 1321 22
9. 1956 Locomotief - Vredestein 934 43
10. 1957 Locomotief - Vredestein 1969 10
11. 1958 Locomotief - Vredestein 939 48
12. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 59 434
13. 1960 Locomotief - Vredestein 897 53
14. 1961 Locomotief - Vredestein 937 55
15. 1962 Dr. Mann - Labo 454 134
16. 1963 Dr. Mann - Labo 161 272
17. 1964 Labo - Dr. Mann 402 138
18. 1965 Sunkist Fruits 0 1068
Overall: 16494 104