Historic Overview Gerrit Voorting

Rider

Overall Rank495
NameGerrit VOORTING
Country
  Netherlands
Date of birth18-Jan-1923 - Velsen (Noord Holland)
Date of death30-Jan-2015 - Heemskerk (Noord Holland)
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Biography

Gerrit Voorting

Gerardus "Gerrit" Petrus Voorting (18 January 1923 – 30 January 2015) was a Dutch road cyclist who was active between 1947 and 1960. As an amateur he won the silver medal in the individual road race at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London. In his professional career Voorting won two Tour de France stages and wore the yellow jersey for 4 days. Voorting died on 30 January 2015 in his home in Heemskerk at the age of 92, within a week of two other members of the Dutch men's team pursuit squad, Henk Faanhof and Joop Harmans. He was the elder brother of Olympic cyclist Adrie Voorting.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

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Major Victories

Tour de France - stages 1953 (1), 1958 (1)
Ronde van Nederland - stages 1952 (1), 1957 (2), 1958 (1)
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Seasons

Gerrit Voorting - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1947 Individual 62 439
2. 1948 Individual 247 197
3. 1949 Amefa N.V. 130 316
4. 1950 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 200 265
5. 1951 Flino 558 75
6. 1952 Peugeot - Dunlop 753 47
7. 1953 Peugeot - Dunlop 697 53
8. 1954 Locomotief - Vredestein 1502 15
9. 1955 Locomotief - Vredestein 455 123
10. 1956 Locomotief - Vredestein 1147 31
11. 1957 Locomotief - Vredestein 1006 40
12. 1958 Locomotief - Vredestein 750 71
13. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 265 197
14. 1960 Locomotief - Vredestein 2 1016
15. 1961 Locomotief - Vredestein 0 1080
Overall: 7774 495