Historic Overview Johnny Weltz

Rider

Overall Rank1551
NameJohnny WELTZ
Country
  Denmark
Date of birth20-Mar-1962 - Kobenhavn (Hovedstaden)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Johnny Weltz (born March 20, 1962) is a Danish retired road bicycle racer. He rode most of his career for the Spanish ONCE team.

In 1985 he won silver at the world championship for amateurs. The high point of his career was his victory at stage 19 (a mountain stage) of the 1988 Tour de France, and was 54 overall. He also won a stage in Vuelta a EspaƱa the same year. Later, he participated in the Tour de France 1990 (abandoned stage 14), 1991 (abandoned stage 18), and 1992 (overall 102).

After his active career, he worked in various capacities for the professional teams Motorola, US Postal, and CSC (back then called MemoryCard - Jack&Jones, and later CSC - World Online). Weltz is currently a directeur sportif with Team Slipstream.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

G.P. d'Ouverture - La Marseillaise 1987
Tour de France - stages 1988 (1)
Vuelta al Pais Vasco - stages 1989 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1988 (1)
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Seasons

Johnny Weltz - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1986 Individual 3 734
2. 1987 Fagor - MBK 481 135
3. 1988 Fagor - MBK 464 125
4. 1989 O.N.C.E. 205 254
5. 1990 O.N.C.E. 610 87
6. 1991 O.N.C.E. 694 81
7. 1992 O.N.C.E. 314 169
8. 1993 O.N.C.E. 143 272
9. 1994 Artiach - Nabisco 109 326
10. 1995 Motorola 84 359
Overall: 3107 1551