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Historic Overview Gerrit Voorting

Rider

Overall Rank513
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 66 427
2. 1948 Individual 248 199
3. 1949 Amefa N.V. 131 322
4. 1950 Terrot - Wolber - Hutchinson 200 265
5. 1951 Flino 558 75
6. 1952 Peugeot - Dunlop 753 47
7. 1953 Peugeot - Dunlop 698 53
8. 1954 Locomotief - Vredestein 1504 16
9. 1955 Locomotief - Vredestein 456 125
10. 1956 Locomotief - Vredestein 1150 31
11. 1957 Locomotief - Vredestein 1009 40
12. 1958 Locomotief - Vredestein 752 72
13. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 271 193
14. 1960 Locomotief - Vredestein 2 1096
15. 1961 Locomotief - Vredestein 0 1183
Overall: 7798 513