Historic Overview Henk Nijdam

Rider

Overall Rank1492
NameHenk NIJDAM
Country
  Netherlands
Date of birth26-Sep-1935 - Eelderwolde (Drenthe)
Date of death30-Apr-2009 - Breda (Noord Brabant)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Henk Nijdam

Henk Nijdam (26 August 1935 – 30 April 2009) was a Dutch road and track cyclist. His sporting career began with Fortuna Zundert. On track, he finished in fifth place in the 4 km team pursuit at the 1960 Summer Olympics. He also won a gold and a bronze medals in the individual pursuit at world championships in 1962 and 1963.

His best achievements on the road were winning the Olympia's Tour in 1964 and two stages of the Tour de France in 1964 and 1966.

Nijdam was the father of cyclist Jelle Nijdam.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

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Major Victories

Tour de France - stages 1964 (1), 1966 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1966 (3), 1967 (1)
Wyścig Pokoju / Závod Míru / Friedensfahrt - stages 1962 (1)
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Seasons

Henk Nijdam - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1962 Flandria - Faema - Clément 172 264
2. 1963 G.B.C. - Libertas 117 315
3. 1964 Televizier 573 82
4. 1965 Televizier 620 81
5. 1966 Televizier - Batavus 1174 33
6. 1967 Televizier - Batavus 401 127
7. 1968 Peugeot - BP - Michelin 313 143
8. 1969 Willem II - Gazelle 59 419
Overall: 3429 1492