Historic Overview John Talen

Rider

Overall Rank1483
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. 1985 Individual 0 1336
2. 1986 Individual 0 1153
3. 1987 Panasonic - Isostar 201 267
4. 1988 Panasonic - Isostar 656 80
5. 1989 Panasonic - Isostar 266 208
6. 1990 Panasonic - Sportlife 619 86
7. 1991 PDM - Concorde - Ultima 690 82
8. 1992 PDM - Ultima - Concorde 193 256
9. 1993 TVM - Bison Kit 240 199
10. 1994 Mercatone Uno - Medeghini 114 322
11. 1995 Mercatone Uno - Saeco 52 430
12. 1996 Foreldorado - Golff 76 389
13. 1997 Foreldorado - Golff 136 315
14. 1999 Batavus - Bankgiroloterij - Big Star 41 590
15. 2000 Spar - OKI - Daewoo 40 650
16. 2002 Van Hemert Groep Cycling Team 0 1276
Overall: 3324 1483