Historic Overview Patrick Sercu

Rider

Overall Rank459
NamePatrick SERCU
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth27-Jun-1944 - Roeselare (West Vlaanderen)
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Biography

Patrick Sercu

Patrick Sercu (born 27 June 1944) is a retired Belgian cyclist who was active on the road and track between 1961 and 1983. On track, he won the gold medal in the 1 km time trial at the 1964 Summer Olympics, as well as three world titles in the sprint, in 1963, 1967 and 1969. On the road, he earned the green jersey in the 1974 Tour de France. Sercu is the record holder for the number of six-day track race victories, having won 88 events out of 223 starts between 1961 and 1983; several of these wins were with cycling great Eddy Merckx. He also won six stages at the Tour de France and eleven stages at the Giro d’Italia.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Kuurne - Brussel - Kuurne 1977
Tour de France - stages 1974 (3), 1977 (3)
Giro d'Italia - stages 1970 (1), 1971 (2), 1973 (1), 1974 (3), 1975 (3), 1976 (3)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1971 (1), 1975 (2)

Seasons

Patrick Sercu - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1964 Solo - Superia 0 802
2. 1965 Solo - Superia 14 557
3. 1966 Solo 13 537
4. 1967 Flandria - De Clerck 1 656
5. 1968 Faema 56 334
6. 1969 Faema 528 99
7. 1970 Dreher 812 56
8. 1971 Dreher 772 54
9. 1972 Dreher 492 106
10. 1973 Brooklyn 746 63
11. 1974 Brooklyn 1274 25
12. 1975 Brooklyn 629 63
13. 1976 Brooklyn 517 84
14. 1977 Fiat 1084 30
15. 1978 Zeepcentrales 87 288
16. 1979 Zeepcentrales 142 232
17. 1980 Marc 45 359
18. 1981 IWC 1 616
19. 1982 IWC 5 576
20. 1983 Imex 0 680
Overall: 7218 459