Name Birthday Team Country Score
101. Christian LEVAVASSEUR 09-Mar-1956 Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
FRA
437
102. Pedro VILARDEBO 16-Oct-1953 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
435
103. Piet VAN KATWIJK 27-Feb-1950 TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor
NED
429
104. Herman VAN SPRINGEL 14-Aug-1943 Marc Zeep Savon - Superia
BEL
427
105. Roger DE CNIJF Roger DE CNIJF 14-Apr-1956 Lano - Boule d'Or
BEL
425
106. Ronald DE WITTE 21-Oct-1946 Sanson - Luxor TV - Campagnolo
BEL
422
107. Jos SCHIPPER 10-Jun-1951 Marc Zeep Savon - Superia
NED
418
108. Ludo DELCROIX 28-Oct-1950 IJsboerke - Warncke Eis
BEL
409
109. Erwin LIENHARD 16-Jan-1957 Willora - Piz Buin - Bonanza
SUI
403
110. William TACKAERT 09-Aug-1956 Daf Trucks - Aida
BEL
403
111. Frank HOSTE 29-Aug-1955 Marc Zeep Savon - Superia
BEL
400
112. Beat BREU 23-Oct-1957 Willora - Piz Buin - Bonanza
SUI
397
113. Leonardo MAZZANTINI 06-Sep-1953 Zonca - Santini
ITA
388
114. Giovanni MANTOVANI 05-Feb-1955 Inoxpran - Pentole Posate
ITA
381
115. Rene DILLEN 18-Jun-1951 Kas - Campagnolo
BEL
380
116. Herman BEYSSENS 27-May-1950 Splendor - Euro Soap
BEL
375
117. Patrick FRIOU 08-Jan-1955 Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
FRA
373
118. Roy SCHUITEN 16-Dec-1950 Scic
NED
364
119. Bernardo ALFONSEL 24-Feb-1954 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
360
120. Enrique MARTINEZ HEREDIA 27-Jan-1953 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
359
121. Fedor DEN HERTOG 20-Apr-1946 IJsboerke - Warncke Eis
NED
358
122. Christian JOURDAN 31-Dec-1954 La Redoute - Motobécane
FRA
355
123. Amilcare SGALBAZZI 11-Jun-1955 Magniflex - Famcucine
ITA
354
124. Cees PRIEM 27-Oct-1950 TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor
NED
352
125. Fons VAN KATWIJK 01-Dec-1951 Marc Zeep Savon - Superia
NED
352
126. Aad VAN DEN HOEK 14-Oct-1951 TI-Raleigh - Mac Gregor
NED
352
127. Etienne VAN DER HELST 07-Jul-1953 Kas - Campagnolo
BEL
348
128. Ferdi VAN DEN HAUTE 25-Jun-1952 Marc Zeep Savon - Superia
BEL
344
129. Hubert MATHIS 12-Mar-1950 Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
FRA
343
130. Alain MESLET 08-Feb-1950 Fiat
FRA
334
131. Jacques MICHAUD 11-Jul-1951 Flandria - Ca-va seul - Sunair
FRA
334
132. Hendrik DE VOS 13-Oct-1955 Flandria - Ca-va seul - Sunair
BEL
328
133. Jose PESARRODONA 01-Feb-1946 Teka
ESP
326
134. Angel ARROYO 02-Aug-1956 Moliner - Vereco
ESP
325
135. Joel GALLOPIN 29-Jan-1953 Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
FRA
324
136. Sergio PARSANI 28-Aug-1952 Bianchi - Faema
ITA
324
137. Johan DE MUYNCK 30-May-1948 Bianchi - Faema
BEL
321
138. Willem PEETERS 20-May-1953 Safir - Geuze - Saint Louis - Ludo
BEL
318
139. Alberto FERNANDEZ BLANCO 15-Jan-1955 Moliner - Vereco
ESP
316
140. Pascal SIMON 27-Sep-1956 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
314
141. Jan ALING 14-Jun-1949 Marc Zeep Savon - Superia
NED
311
142. Joseph BORGUET 16-Apr-1951 Kas - Campagnolo
BEL
301
143. Jos DE SCHOENMAECKER 02-Oct-1947 Flandria - Ca-va seul - Sunair
BEL
299
144. Andre MOLLET 13-Jul-1949 Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
FRA
297
145. Maurice LE GUILLOUX 14-May-1950 Renault - Gitane
FRA
296
146. Fridolin KELLER 27-Mar-1954 Willora - Piz Buin - Bonanza
SUI
295
147. Javier ELORRIAGA 03-Dec-1947 Novostil - Helios
ESP
289
148. Valerio LUALDI 31-Aug-1951 Bianchi - Faema
ITA
286
149. Ennio VANOTTI 13-Sep-1955 Zonca - Santini
ITA
280
150. Jorgen MARCUSSEN 15-May-1950 Magniflex - Famcucine
DEN
279
151. Gustaaf VAN ROOSBROECK 16-May-1948 IJsboerke - Warncke Eis
BEL
278
152. Juan FERNANDEZ MARTIN 05-Jan-1957 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
277
153. Palmiro MASCIARELLI 07-Jan-1953 Sanson - Luxor TV - Campagnolo
ITA
277
154. Roger LEGEAY 08-Aug-1949 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
273
155. Daniel GISIGER 09-Oct-1954 Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
SUI
271
156. Jesus MANZANEQUE 01-Jan-1943 Novostil - Helios
ESP
265
157. Vittorio ALGERI 03-Jan-1953 Sapa Assicurazioni - Frontini
ITA
256
158. Jan VAN HOUWELINGEN 12-Jan-1955 Lano - Boule d'Or
NED
256
159. Jean Marie MICHEL 28-Apr-1955 La Redoute - Motobécane
FRA
256
160. Jean Philippe VAN DEN BRANDE 04-Dec-1955 Safir - Geuze - Saint Louis - Ludo
BEL
251
161. Hubert ARBES 09-Jan-1950 Renault - Gitane
FRA
241
162. Alfredo CHINETTI 11-Jul-1949 Scic
ITA
239
163. Guy SIBILLE 25-Aug-1948 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
238
164. Benny SCHEPMANS 19-Dec-1953 Safir - Geuze - Saint Louis - Ludo
BEL
237
165. Rudy COLMAN 15-Jan-1956 IJsboerke - Warncke Eis
BEL
237
166. Pol VERSCHUERE 18-Jan-1955 Flandria - Ca-va seul - Sunair
BEL
237
167. Bernard BOURREAU 02-Sep-1951 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
232
168. Adrie VAN HOUWELINGEN 27-Oct-1953 Lano - Boule d'Or
NED
229
169. Rafael LADRON DE GUEVARRA 03-Oct-1952 Kas - Campagnolo
ESP
222
170. Hubert LINARD 26-Feb-1953 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
221
171. Graham JONES 28-Oct-1957 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
GBR
218
172. Sebastian POZO 07-Apr-1951 Transmallorca - Flavia - Gios
ESP
216
173. Bernard BECAAS 23-May-1955 Renault - Gitane
FRA
215
174. Clyde SEFTON 20-Jan-1951 Zonca - Santini
AUS
214
175. Luciano LORO 07-Nov-1954 Mecap - Hoonved
ITA
213
176. Corrado DONADIO 11-Feb-1958 CBM Fast - Gaggia
ITA
208
177. Jose Luis MAYOZ 15-Jan-1954 Novostil - Helios
ESP
206
178. Eric VAN DE WIELE 27-Oct-1952 IJsboerke - Warncke Eis
BEL
206
179. Tonnie HOUBRECHTS 06-Sep-1943 Safir - Geuze - Saint Louis - Ludo
BEL
202
180. Ferdinand JULIEN 30-Jun-1946 Fiat
FRA
201
181. Angel LOPEZ DEL ALAMO 24-Jul-1949 Colchon CR - Peña Hermanos Manzaneque…
ESP
199
182. Claudio TORELLI 23-Jan-1954 Zonca - Santini
ITA
198
183. Frans VAN LOOY 26-Aug-1950 Kas - Campagnolo
BEL
197
184. Jose Luis VIEJO 02-Nov-1949 Teka
ESP
196
185. Christian POIRIER 06-Dec-1954 La Redoute - Motobécane
FRA
194
186. Gilbert CHAUMAZ 12-Jan-1953 Renault - Gitane
FRA
188
187. Alain DE CARVALHO 09-Jun-1953 Fiat
FRA
185
188. Jose Enrique CIMA 16-Jun-1952 Transmallorca - Flavia - Gios
ESP
185
189. Patrick PERRET 06-Nov-1953 Peugeot - Esso - Michelin
FRA
183
190. Claudio CORTI 01-Mar-1955 Zonca - Santini
ITA
183
191. Juan PUJOL 28-May-1952 Transmallorca - Flavia - Gios
ESP
179
192. Gilbert LELAY 17-Oct-1952 Fiat
FRA
179
193. Andres OLIVA 07-Dec-1948 Teka
ESP
178
194. Maurizio BELLET 18-Dec-1952 Daf Trucks - Aida
ITA
178
195. Aldo DONADELLO 19-Apr-1953 Bianchi - Faema
ITA
177
196. Albert ZWEIFEL 07-Jun-1949 Miko - Mercier - Vivagel
SUI
175
197. Ludwig WIJNANTS 04-Jul-1956 Mini-Flat - V.D.B. - Pirelli
BEL
175
198. Patrice THEVENARD 25-Oct-1954 Flandria - Ca-va seul - Sunair
FRA
173
199. Marcello OSLER 18-Aug-1945 Sanson - Luxor TV - Campagnolo
ITA
172
200. Leonardo NATALE 25-Oct-1958 Sapa Assicurazioni - Frontini
ITA
172
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This is the ranking of the most successful professional cyclists in the world in 1979. Use the year and country filters below to look at the same overall ranking until a specific year in the past and/or for a specific country. Riders score points based on their results in the races. These points depend on the (historic) importance of the race, the competition during the race and the toughness of the course. Click on any rider to get an all time overview of the rider with details on the scores and rank for the various seasons and the most important results for each year.

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