Historic Overview Rik van Linden

Rider

Overall Rank422
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
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)
Vuelta a Andalucia - Ruta del Sol - stages 1973 (4)
More results

Seasons

Rik van Linden - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1971 Hertekamp - Magniflex 405 117
2. 1972 Van Cauter - Magniflex - De Gribaldy 870 43
3. 1973 Rokado - De Gribaldy 1256 27
4. 1974 IJsboerke - Colner 974 40
5. 1975 Bianchi - Campagnolo 1417 21
6. 1976 Bianchi - Campagnolo 784 49
7. 1977 Bianchi - Campagnolo 1034 28
8. 1978 Bianchi - Faema 485 86
9. 1979 Bianchi - Faema 126 244
10. 1980 Daf Trucks 149 245
11. 1981 Boule d'Or - Sunair 46 408
12. 1982 Hoonved - Bottecchia 32 440
13. 1983 Batavus 0 682
Overall: 7578 422