Historic Overview Johan de Muynck

Rider

Overall Rank383
NameJohan DE MUYNCK
Country
  Belgium
Date of birth30-May-1948 - Sleidinge (Oost Vlaanderen)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Johan de Muynck

Johan De Muynck (born 30 May 1948 in Sleidinge, East-Flanders) is a Belgian former professional road racing cyclist who raced from 1971 to 1983. The highlight of his career was his overall win in the 1978 Giro d'Italia. He was an outstanding climber. Other Grand Tour highlights include a very strong performance in the closely contested 1976 Giro d'Italia where he held the Maglia Rosa until the final time trial finishing on the podium in 2nd less than a minute behind the winner. He also rode well in the 1980 and 1981 editions of the Tour de France where he finished 4th and 7th respectively. Going into the 2020 cycling season De Muynck is the last Belgian rider to win a Grand Tour.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

2

Major Victories

Giro d'Italia 1978
Tour de Romandie 1976
Brabantse Pijl 1973
Giro d'Italia - stages 1976 (1), 1978 (1)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1976 (3)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1977 (1)
G.P. du Midi-Libre - stages 1978 (1)
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Seasons

Johan de Muynck - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1969 Individual 0 1270
2. 1971 Flandria - Mars 193 229
3. 1972 Beaulieu - Flandria 289 165
4. 1973 Flandria - Carpenter - Shimano 75 315
5. 1974 Brooklyn 301 146
6. 1975 Brooklyn 115 234
7. 1976 Brooklyn 1362 25
8. 1977 Brooklyn 1349 20
9. 1978 Bianchi - Faema 2120 9
10. 1979 Bianchi - Faema 344 138
11. 1980 Splendor - Admiral 1061 40
12. 1981 Splendor - Wickes Bouwmarkt - Europ Decor 939 53
13. 1982 La Redoute - Motobécane 290 172
14. 1983 La Redoute - Motobécane 214 228
Overall: 8652 383