Historic Overview Johnny Weltz

Rider

Overall Rank1410
NameJohnny WELTZ
Country
  Denmark
Date of birth20-Mar-1962 - Kobenhavn (Hovedstaden)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Johnny Weltz - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1986 Individual 3 722
2. 1987 Fagor 491 122
3. 1988 Fagor 456 124
4. 1989 Once 205 251
5. 1990 Once 592 86
6. 1991 Once 658 81
7. 1992 Once 313 168
8. 1993 Once 147 272
9. 1994 Artiach 108 326
10. 1995 Motorola 87 359
Overall: 3060 1410

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