Historic Overview Heiri Suter

Rider

Overall Rank265
NameHeiri SUTER
Country
  Switzerland
Date of birth10-Jul-1899 - Granichen (Aargau)
Date of death06-Nov-1978 - Bulach (Aargau)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Heinrich 'Heiri' Suter (10 July 1899  – 6 November 1978) was a professional road racing cyclist from Switzerland. In 1923, he was first to win Paris–Roubaix and the Tour of Flanders in the same year.

Suter had 58 professional wins, including:

  • Grand Prix Wolber (unofficial world championship) (1922, 1925)
  • Road champion of Switzerland: (1920, 1921, 1922, 1926, 1929)
  • motor-paced champion of Switzerland: (1932, 1933)
  • Züri-Metzgete: (1919, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1928, 1929)
  • Paris–Tours: (1926, 1927)
  • Paris–Roubaix (1923)
  • Tour of Flanders (1923)
  • Bordeaux–Paris (1925)
source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 1923
Grand Prix Wolber 1922, 1925
Paris - Tours 1926, 1927
Bordeaux - Paris 1925
Meisterschaft von Zürich 1919, 1920, 1922, 1924, 1928, 1929
Zürich - München 1922, 1923
Paris - Roubaix 1923
Paris - Saint-Etienne - stages 1922 (1)

Seasons

Heiri Suter - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1918 Individual 26 76
2. 1919 Individual 614 21
3. 1920 Stucchi - Dunlop 634 28
4. 1921 Individual 238 69
5. 1922 Gürtner -Hutchinson 1356 9
6. 1923 Gürtner - Hutchinson 1662 6
7. 1924 Gürtner 765 26
8. 1925 Griffon - Dunlop 1537 12
9. 1926 Olympique - Wolber 772 33
10. 1927 Mifa 630 35
11. 1928 Dilecta - Wolber 345 59
12. 1929 Génial Lucifer - Hutchinson 672 40
13. 1930 Génial Lucifer 251 105
14. 1934 Individual 63 280
15. 1935 Individual 0 837
16. 1936 Individual 23 550
17. 1938 Individual 6 637
Overall: 9594 265