Historic Overview Edward Sels

Rider

Overall Rank347
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
Grosser Preis des Kantons Aargau - Gippingen 1967
Ronde van Limburg 1967
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)
Paris - Nice - stages 1964 (2)
Paris - Luxembourg - stages 1964 (1), 1965 (1)
More results

Seasons

Edward Sels - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1962 Libertas 5 660
2. 1963 G.B.C. - Libertas 51 404
3. 1964 Solo - Superia 2315 6
4. 1965 Solo - Superia 1821 11
5. 1966 Solo - Superia 1873 13
6. 1967 Flandria - De Clerck 896 39
7. 1968 Bic 1251 18
8. 1969 Bic 262 183
9. 1970 Willem II - Gazelle 343 153
10. 1971 Bika - Milupa 11 490
11. 1972 Goldor - Ijsboerke 72 330
Overall: 8900 347