Historic Overview Leo van Vliet

Rider

Overall Rank705
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
Tour de France - stages 1979 (1)
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)
More results

Seasons

Leo van Vliet - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1978 Miko - Mercier - Hutchinson 393 113
2. 1979 TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor 834 51
3. 1980 TI - Raleigh - Creda 1000 44
4. 1981 TI-Raleigh - Creda 191 247
5. 1982 TI - Raleigh - Campagnolo 719 60
6. 1983 TI - Raleigh - Campagnolo 917 46
7. 1984 Kwantum Hallen - Decosol - Yoko 831 40
8. 1985 Kwantum Hallen - Decosol - Yoko 798 53
9. 1986 Kwantum Hallen - Decosol - Yoko 0 847
Overall: 5683 705