Historic Overview Armand Desmet

Rider

Overall Rank306
NameArmand DESMET
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth23-Jan-1931 - Waregem (West Vlaanderen)
Date of death17-Nov-2012 - Waregem (West Vlaanderen)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Armand Desmet - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1955 Groene Leeuw 25 550
2. 1956 Groene Leeuw 13 612
3. 1957 Groene Leeuw 150 225
4. 1958 Groene Leeuw 945 35
5. 1959 Groene Leeuw 637 55
6. 1960 Wiel's 513 82
7. 1961 Faema 1070 25
8. 1962 Flandria 2116 5
9. 1963 Flandria 1254 20
10. 1964 Solo 435 98
11. 1965 Solo 322 136
12. 1966 Solo 600 63
13. 1967 Flandria 495 92
Overall: 8575 306

Biography

Armand Desmet (23 January 1931 – 17 November 2012) was a Belgian professional road bicycle racer.

Desmet was born in Waregem, and competed professionally between 1955 and 1967. He was the first winner of the E3 Prijs Vlaanderen and Rund um den Henninger-Turm. In the Vuelta a España, Desmet finished 2nd place after leading the general classification for several days. Desmet rode with the Faema team between 1961 and 1963) and Solo Superia between 1964 and 1966) and was part of the "red guard" of Rik Van Looy.

source - Wikipedia