Historic Overview Peter Post

Rider

Overall Rank665
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 Amstelveen on 14 January 2011.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

Major Victories

Paris - Roubaix 1964
Deutschland Rundfahrt 1962
Ronde van Limburg 1962
Deutschland Rundfahrt - stages 1962 (1)
More results

Seasons

Peter Post - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1956 Radium - R.I.H. Sport 75 376
2. 1957 Radium - R.I.H. Sport 189 233
3. 1958 Dossche Sport 598 96
4. 1959 Locomotief - Vredestein 22 549
5. 1960 Radium 215 222
6. 1961 Faema 230 226
7. 1962 Flandria - Faema - Clément 577 103
8. 1963 Mann - Labo 1046 41
9. 1964 Flandria - Roméo 1393 22
10. 1965 Flandria - Roméo 314 166
11. 1966 Solo - Superia 310 154
12. 1967 Willem II - Gazelle 648 76
13. 1968 Willem II - Gazelle 302 148
14. 1969 Willem II - Gazelle 322 160
15. 1970 Willem II - Gazelle 0 713
16. 1971 Gazelle Cycles 7 556
Overall: 6248 665