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Historic Overview John Talen

Rider

Overall Rank1477
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.

source - Wikipedia

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. 1984 Individual 5 910
2. 1985 Individual 20 680
3. 1986 Individual 117 385
4. 1987 Panasonic - Isostar 238 250
5. 1988 Panasonic - Isostar 687 79
6. 1989 Panasonic - Isostar 274 213
7. 1990 Panasonic - Sportlife 627 85
8. 1991 PDM - Concorde - Ultima 690 85
9. 1992 PDM - Ultima - Concorde 197 264
10. 1993 TVM - Bison Kit 251 202
11. 1994 Mercatone Uno - Medeghini 120 321
12. 1995 Mercatone Uno - Saeco 56 451
13. 1996 Foreldorado - Golff 88 388
14. 1997 Foreldorado - Golff 153 306
15. 1998 Individual 3 1219
16. 1999 Batavus - Bankgiroloterij - Big Star 57 561
17. 2000 Spar - OKI - Daewoo 42 686
18. 2001 Individual 0 2175
19. 2002 Van Hemert Groep Cycling Team 3 1496
Overall: 3628 1477