Historic Overview Gerrit Voorting

Rider

Overall Rank411
NameGerrit VOORTING
Country
  The Netherlands
Date of birth18-Jan-1923 - Velsen (Noord Holland)
Date of death30-Jan-2015 - Heemskerk (Noord Holland)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Gerrit Voorting - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1949 Amefa 121 266
2. 1950 Colomb 196 215
3. 1951 Flino 569 51
4. 1952 Peugeot 787 35
5. 1953 Peugeot 720 38
6. 1954 Locomotief 1483 10
7. 1955 Doniselli 425 101
8. 1956 Locomotief 1168 24
9. 1957 Girardengo 971 28
10. 1958 Locomotief 720 57
11. 1959 Locomotief 251 148
12. 1960 Locomotief 2 744
13. 1961 Locomotief 0 828
Overall: 7413 411

Biography

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