Historic Overview Edward Sels

Rider

Overall Rank355
NameEdward SELS
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth27-Aug-1941 - Vorselaar (Antwerpen)
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Biography

Edward Sels

Edward Sels (born 27 August 1941 at Vorselaar, Belgium) is a former Belgian professional road bicycle racer. He was professional from 1963 to 1972, winning 35 races. He was road champion of Belgium in 1961 (Military) and 1964. He won seven stages in the Tour de France and one in the Giro d'Italia. He wore the yellow jersey for two days in the 1964 Tour de France. His sister, Rosa Sels, was a cyclist too.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 1966
Paris - Bruxelles 1965
Scheldeprijs - Schoten 1968
Tour de France - stages 1964 (2), 1965 (1), 1966 (2)
Giro d'Italia - stages 1968 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1964 (1), 1969 (1)
Vuelta a Andalucia - Ruta del Sol - stages 1967 (4)
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Seasons

Edward Sels - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1962 Libertas 5 644
2. 1963 G.B.C. - Libertas 51 392
3. 1964 Solo - Superia 2271 6
4. 1965 Solo - Superia 1242 21
5. 1966 Solo - Superia 1881 13
6. 1967 Flandria - De Clerck 887 38
7. 1968 Bic 1250 18
8. 1969 Bic 262 175
9. 1970 Willem II - Gazelle 310 153
10. 1971 Bika - Milupa 11 485
11. 1972 Goldor - Ijsboerke 72 320
Overall: 8242 355