Historic Overview Henk Nijdam

Rider

Overall Rank1398
NameHenk NIJDAM
Country
  The Netherlands
Date of birth26-Sep-1935 - Eelderwolde (Drenthe)
Date of death30-Apr-2009 - Breda (Noord Brabant)
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Biography

Henk Nijdam

Henk Nijdam (26 August 1935 – 30 April 2009) was a Dutch road and track cyclist. 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

Major Victories

Tour de France - stages 1964 (1), 1966 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1966 (3), 1967 (1)
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Seasons

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