Historic Overview Rik van Linden

Rider

Overall Rank409
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)
Paris - Nice - stages 1973 (3), 1974 (1), 1980 (1)
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 1972 (1), 1976 (1), 1977 (1), 1978 (1)
More results

Seasons

Rik van Linden - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1971 Hertekamp - Magniflex 409 115
2. 1972 Van Cauter - Magniflex - De Gribaldy 870 43
3. 1973 Rokado - De Gribaldy 1387 23
4. 1974 IJsboerke - Colner 1055 38
5. 1975 Bianchi - Campagnolo 1417 21
6. 1976 Bianchi - Campagnolo 784 50
7. 1977 Bianchi - Campagnolo 1032 28
8. 1978 Bianchi - Faema 484 88
9. 1979 Bianchi - Faema 126 246
10. 1980 Daf Trucks 149 245
11. 1981 Boule d'Or - Sunair 46 411
12. 1982 Hoonved - Bottecchia 32 451
13. 1983 Batavus 0 683
Overall: 7791 409