Historic Overview Dave Bedwell

Rider

Overall Rank4668
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

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


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1950 Individual 4 1131
2. 1951 Dayton 52 457
3. 1952 Hercules 36 576
4. 1953 Hercules 116 313
5. 1954 Hercules 109 305
6. 1955 Hercules 63 456
7. 1956 Hercules 103 339
8. 1957 Rory O'Brien 2 1043
9. 1958 Rory O'Brien 67 473
10. 1959 Viking 61 416
11. 1960 Viking 15 748
12. 1961 Viking 26 637
13. 1962 Fred Dean 17 637
14. 1964 Rory O'Brien - E.G. Bates 10 760
Overall: 681 4668