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Historic Overview Gerrit Voorting

Rider

Overall Rank506
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 66 426
2. 1948 Individual 248 198
3. 1949 Amefa N.V. 130 322
4. 1950 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 200 265
5. 1951 Flino 558 75
6. 1952 Peugeot - Dunlop 752 47
7. 1953 Peugeot - Dunlop 698 53
8. 1954 Locomotief - Vredestein 1503 16
9. 1955 Locomotief - Vredestein 456 125
10. 1956 Locomotief - Vredestein 1148 31
11. 1957 Locomotief - Vredestein 1008 40
12. 1958 Locomotief - Vredestein 752 71
13. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 265 197
14. 1960 Locomotief - Vredestein 2 1064
15. 1961 Locomotief - Vredestein 0 1135
Overall: 7786 506