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Historic Overview Rik van Linden

Rider

Overall Rank461
NameRik VAN LINDEN
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth28-Jul-1949 - Wilrijk (Antwerpen)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Rik Van Linden (born 28 July 1949 in Wilrijk, Antwerp) is a Belgian former road bicycle racer who won the points classification in the 1975 Tour de France. He also won several stages in all of the three Grand Tours. He also won the classic cycle race Paris–Tours twice (1971, 1973).

source - Wikipedia

Badges

4 9 2 2 2 35

Major Victories

Paris - Tours 1971, 1973
Milano - Torino 1977
G.P. Bruno Beghelli / Milano - Vignola 1975, 1976, 1978
Tour de France - stages 1972 (1), 1975 (3)
Giro d'Italia - stages 1973 (2), 1975 (1), 1976 (2), 1977 (1), 1978 (3)
Vuelta a España - stages 1974 (2)
Paris - Nice - stages 1973 (3), 1974 (1), 1980 (1)
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 1972 (1), 1976 (1), 1977 (1), 1978 (1)
Vuelta a Andalucia - Ruta del Sol - stages 1973 (4)
Setmana Catalana - stages 1975 (1)
More results

Seasons

Rik van Linden - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1969 Individual 5 857
2. 1971 Hertekamp - Magniflex 421 120
3. 1972 Van Cauter - Magniflex - De Gribaldy 870 49
4. 1973 Rokado - De Gribaldy 1462 20
5. 1974 IJsboerke - Colner 1171 32
6. 1975 Bianchi - Campagnolo 1455 23
7. 1976 Bianchi - Campagnolo 789 55
8. 1977 Bianchi - Campagnolo 1070 34
9. 1978 Bianchi - Faema 489 95
10. 1979 Bianchi - Faema 135 263
11. 1980 Daf Trucks - Lejeune 151 266
12. 1981 Boule d'Or - Sunair 55 436
13. 1982 Hoonved - Bottecchia 75 399
14. 1983 Batavus 0 1042
Overall: 8148 461