Historic Overview John Talen

Rider

Overall Rank1469
NameJohn TALEN
Country
  The 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.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

Major Victories

Dwars door Vlaanderen 1988
Scheldeprijs - Schoten 1990
G.P. Pino Cerami 1988
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1991 (1)
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 1990 (1)
More results

Seasons

John Talen - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1986 Individual 0 1153
2. 1987 Panasonic - Isostar 201 265
3. 1988 Panasonic - Isostar 659 80
4. 1989 Panasonic - Isostar 266 207
5. 1990 Panasonic - Sportlife 619 85
6. 1991 PDM - Concorde - Ultima 689 82
7. 1992 PDM - Ultima - Concorde 194 255
8. 1993 TVM - Bison Kit 240 198
9. 1994 Mercatone Uno - Medeghini 114 319
10. 1995 Mercatone Uno - Saeco 52 429
11. 1996 Foreldorado - Golff 76 389
12. 1997 Foreldorado - Golff 136 313
13. 1999 Batavus - Bankgiroloterij - Big Star 41 589
14. 2000 Spar - OKI - Daewoo 40 649
15. 2002 Van Hemert Groep Cycling Team 0 1276
Overall: 3327 1469