Historic Overview Rik van Linden

Rider

Overall Rank365
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

Major Victories

Paris - Tours 1971, 1973
Milano - Torino 1977
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)
Vuelta a Andalucia - Ruta del Sol - stages 1973 (4)

Seasons

Rik van Linden - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1971 Hertekamp - Magniflex 435 117
2. 1972 Van Cauter 936 42
3. 1973 Rokado - De Gribaldy 1350 27
4. 1974 IJsboerke - Colner 1047 39
5. 1975 Bianchi 1524 21
6. 1976 Bianchi - Campagnolo 843 49
7. 1977 Bianchi 1103 28
8. 1978 Bianchi 519 83
9. 1979 Bianchi 136 239
10. 1980 Daf Trucks 156 239
11. 1981 Boule d'Or - Sunair 47 407
12. 1982 Hoonved 33 440
13. 1983 Batavus 0 682
Overall: 8129 365