Historic Overview Dave Bedwell

Rider

Overall Rank4327
NameDave BEDWELL
Country
  Great Britain
Date of birth28-Aug-1928 - Romford (Greater London)
Date of death28-Feb-1999 - Kingskerswell (Devon)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Dave Bedwell (28 August 1928, Romford, Essex, now the London Borough of Havering – 28 February 1999, Kingskerswell, Devon) was one of Great Britain's most accomplished racing cyclists in the 1950s, known as the "Iron Man" of cycling. He won four stages in the first Tour of Britain, rode for Britain in the world professional road championship in 1953 and 1956 and rode for Britain in the Tour de France.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

3 13

Major Victories

Daily Express Tour of Britain - stages 1951 (4), 1953 (3), 1954 (4)
Milk Race - stages 1958 (2)
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Seasons

Dave Bedwell - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1950 Individual 4 1148
2. 1951 Dayton 80 374
3. 1952 Hercules 36 587
4. 1953 Hercules 148 273
5. 1954 Hercules 145 262
6. 1955 Hercules 63 465
7. 1956 Hercules 104 347
8. 1957 Rory O'Brien 2 1062
9. 1958 Rory O'Brien 113 363
10. 1959 Viking 61 428
11. 1960 Viking 15 778
12. 1961 Viking 25 668
13. 1962 Fred Dean 17 673
14. 1964 Rory O'Brien - E.G. Bates 10 787
Overall: 823 4327