Historic Overview Leo van Vliet

Rider

Overall Rank717
NameLeo VAN VLIET
Country
  The Netherlands
Date of birth15-Nov-1955 - Honselersdijk (Zuid Holland)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Leo van Vliet

Leonardus Quirinus Machutus ("Leo") van Vliet (born 15 November 1955) was a professional racing cyclist from 1978 to 1986. He came in 40th in the road race at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

Van Vliet's biggest success was the 1983 Gent–Wevelgem. He also won the seventh stage of the 1979 Tour de France. After his career, he became the director of the only Dutch cycling classic, the Amstel Gold Race. He is not related to another Dutch cyclist of the 1980s, Teun van Vliet.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Gent - Wevelgem 1983
G.P. d'Ouverture - La Marseillaise 1980
Paris - Nice - stages 1979 (1)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1979 (1)
G.P. du Midi-Libre - stages 1985 (1)
Route du Sud - stages 1984 (1)
Etoile de Bessèges - stages 1978 (1), 1982 (1)
Settimana Internazionale Coppi e Bartali - stages 1984 (1)
Tour de France - stages 1979 (1)
More results

Seasons

Leo van Vliet - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1978 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson 466 100
2. 1979 TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor 834 54
3. 1980 TI - Raleigh - Creda 1061 39
4. 1981 TI-Raleigh - Creda 193 256
5. 1982 TI - Raleigh - Campagnolo 724 62
6. 1983 TI - Raleigh - Campagnolo 932 49
7. 1984 Kwantum Hallen - Decosol - Yoko 861 42
8. 1985 Kwantum Hallen - Decosol - Yoko 850 52
9. 1986 Kwantum Hallen - Decosol - Yoko 0 855
Overall: 5921 717