Historic Overview Ian Steel

Rider

Overall Rank6681
NameIan STEEL
Country
  Great Britain
Date of birth28-Dec-1928 - Glasgow (Glasgow City)
Date of death20-Oct-2015 - Largs (North Ayrshire)
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Biography

Ian Steel

John "Ian" Steel (28 December 1928 – 20 October 2015) was a Scottish racing cyclist who in 1952 won the Peace Race, a central European race between Warsaw, Berlin and Prague. He was the only Briton, and the only rider from the English-speaking world to win it, as well as the first Briton to win any major race. He also won the Tour of Britain as a semi-professional and was at one stage second in the 1952 Tour of Mexico before crashing.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

Major Victories

Wyścig Pokoju / Závod Míru / Friedensfahrt 1952
Daily Express Tour of Britain 1951
Daily Express Tour of Britain - stages 1951 (3), 1952 (1)
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Seasons

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