Historic Overview Josef Fuchs

Rider

Overall Rank395
NameJosef FUCHS
Country
  Switzerland
Date of birth24-Jul-1948 - Unteriberg (Schwyz)
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Biography

Josef Fuchs

Josef Fuchs (born 24 July 1948) is a retired Swiss racing cyclist. As an amateur he won two world championship medals in 1969 and 1971, both on the road and on track. He also won a few minor races and two stages of the Tour de l'Avenir (1969 and 1971) and one of the Milk Race (1971).

In late 1971 he turned professional and the same year won the Giro della Toscana. He placed eighth overall in the 1975 Tour de France and won the Liège–Bastogne–Liège race in 1981.

During his career Fuchs won four national titles, two on track, as amateur in 1970 and 1971, and two on the road, as professional in 1972 and 1973.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Liège - Bastogne - Liège 1981
Giro della Toscane 1972
Tour de Suisse - stages 1979 (1), 1980 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1979 (1)
Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 1972 (1), 1978 (1), 1979 (1)
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Seasons

Josef Fuchs - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1971 Möbel Märki - Bonanza 3 581
2. 1972 Filotex 725 60
3. 1973 Filotex 400 101
4. 1974 Filotex 469 90
5. 1975 Filotex 1032 32
6. 1976 Super Ser 891 42
7. 1977 Sanson 500 86
8. 1978 Fiorella - Mocassini - Citroën 779 45
9. 1979 Jelmoli - Merosa 1023 37
10. 1980 Gis Gelati 719 67
11. 1981 Cilo - Aufina 1353 21
Overall: 7894 395