Historic Overview Peter Post

Rider

Overall Rank638
NamePeter POST
Country
  The Netherlands
Date of birth12-Nov-1933 - Amsterdam (Noord Holland)
Date of death14-Jan-2011 - Amsterdam (Noord Holland)
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Biography

Peter Post

Peter Post (12 November 1933 – 14 January 2011) was a Dutch professional cyclist whose career lasted from 1956 to 1972. Post competed in road and track racing. As a rider he is best remembered for Six-day racing, having competed in 155 races and won 65. Because of this success he was known as “De Keizer van de Zesdaagse” or “The Emperor of the Six Days”. In road racing his main achievements were winning the 1964 Paris–Roubaix and becoming national road race champion in 1963. He was on the podium three times at the La Flèche Wallonne but never won. Post’s other nickname was “de Lange” or “Big Man” because he was tall for a cyclist. After retiring from racing he had success as a Directeur sportif. Peter Post died in Amsterdam on 14 January 2011.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Paris - Roubaix 1964
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Seasons

Peter Post - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1956 Radium - R.I.H. Sport 65 381
2. 1957 Radium - R.I.H. Sport 184 218
3. 1958 Dossche Sport 496 110
4. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 21 514
5. 1960 Radium 212 201
6. 1961 Radium 225 210
7. 1962 R.I.H. Sport 530 98
8. 1963 Dr. Mann - Labo 1023 37
9. 1964 Flandria - Roméo 1340 20
10. 1965 Flandria - Roméo 305 159
11. 1966 Solo - Superia 308 143
12. 1967 Willem II - Gazelle 634 73
13. 1968 Willem II - Gazelle 280 147
14. 1969 Willem II - Gazelle 277 167
15. 1970 Willem II - Gazelle 0 633
16. 1971 Gazelle Cycles 7 528
Overall: 5907 638