Historic Overview Gerrit Voorting

Rider

Overall Rank504
NameGerrit VOORTING
Country
  The 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

2

Major Victories

Tour de France - stages 1953 (1), 1958 (1)
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Seasons

Gerrit Voorting - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1949 Amefa N.V. 127 302
2. 1950 Colomb - Manera 199 255
3. 1951 Flino 557 75
4. 1952 Peugeot - Dunlop 756 45
5. 1953 Peugeot - Dunlop 693 50
6. 1954 Locomotief - Vredestein 1469 16
7. 1955 Locomotief - Vredestein 455 119
8. 1956 Locomotief - Vredestein 1107 33
9. 1957 Locomotief - Vredestein 991 40
10. 1958 Locomotief - Vredestein 726 72
11. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 258 189
12. 1960 Locomotief - Vredestein 2 795
13. 1961 Locomotief - Vredestein 0 871
Overall: 7340 504