Historic Overview John Talen

Rider

Overall Rank1443
NameJohn TALEN
Country
  Netherlands
Date of birth18-Jan-1965 - Meppel (Drenthe)
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Biography

John Talen

John Talen (born 18 January 1965) is a former road racing cyclist from the Netherlands, who was a professional from 1987 to 2000. As an amateur he won the world title in the 100 km team time trial, alongside Rob Harmeling, Tom Cordes and Gerrit de Vries, and finished second in the individual road race.

His biggest individual success as a pro was winning Dwars door Vlaanderen (1988) and the Scheldeprijs (1990). Talen rode in three editions of the Tour de France. In the 1994 Tour de France, he was last in the general classification, the lanterne rouge.

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Badges

6

Major Victories

Dwars door Vlaanderen 1988
Scheldeprijs - Schoten 1990
G.P. Pino Cerami 1988
Circuito de Getxo 1989
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1991 (1)
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 1990 (1)
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Seasons

John Talen - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1985 Individual 9 779
2. 1986 Individual 107 395
3. 1987 Panasonic - Isostar 238 248
4. 1988 Panasonic - Isostar 688 75
5. 1989 Panasonic - Isostar 274 213
6. 1990 Panasonic - Sportlife 627 85
7. 1991 PDM - Concorde - Ultima 692 84
8. 1992 PDM - Ultima - Concorde 197 264
9. 1993 TVM - Bison Kit 252 199
10. 1994 Mercatone Uno - Medeghini 118 322
11. 1995 Mercatone Uno - Saeco 56 446
12. 1996 Foreldorado - Golff 88 386
13. 1997 Foreldorado - Golff 153 304
14. 1998 Individual 3 1127
15. 1999 Batavus - Bankgiroloterij - Big Star 52 576
16. 2000 Spar - OKI - Daewoo 42 677
17. 2001 Individual 0 1982
18. 2002 Van Hemert Groep Cycling Team 3 1365
Overall: 3599 1443