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 2017 - St. 21:  14824 starters.
  5131 different riders.
  634 teams.
  2232 stages.
  454 restdays.
  439589.60 km.
  5653 abandonnees.


Top 3
Christopher Froome86:20:55
Rigoberto Uran86:21:49
Romain Bardet86:23:15
Warren Barguil169 pt.
Primoz Roglic80 pt.
Thomas De Gendt64 pt.
Michael Matthews359 pt.
André Greipel234 pt.
Edvald Boasson Hagen220 pt.
Simon Yates86:27:09
Louis Meintjes86:29:15
Emanuel Buchmann86:54:16
Name:  Rik Van Linden

From: Wilrijk, Antwerpen, Belgium

*  28 - 07 - 1949    68 years old    

Ridertype: Sprinter

Prof: 1971-1983

  Participated: 5 times:   1982 1979 1977 1975 1972 
Riders teams:
ITA  Hoonved-Bottecchia:
1982 
ITA  Bianchi-Faema:
1979 
ITA  Bianchi-Campagnolo:
1977 1975 
BEL  De Gribaldy-Magniflex-Van Cauter:
1972 
Riders total:
Riding: 13 days 10 hours 18 min. 15 sec. | Dist: 11114.10 km. | Speed: 34,483 km./h.
Stages won: 4.  First over summit: 1.

24 times in top 5in 73 stages
35 times in top 10in 73 stages
37 times in top 15in 73 stages
40 times in top 20in 73 stages
13  climbers points in the Tour.
  Completed: 2 times
1975 as number 79
1972 as number 80
Abandonned: 3 times
1982Did not finish Stage1
1979Did not finish Stage1
1977Exceeded time limit Stage17

2.
time
 1972 
Riders 73 stages      Riders 13 climbers points      Other UCI wins: 2
Stages: 73
Year Date Stage   Start Finish Place Distance H : M : S Km/h
198202 / 07Pro BaselBasel1137.4000:10:3042,286
197927 / 06Pro FleuranceFleurance1095.0000:06:4244,776
197730 / 06Pro FleuranceFleurance155.0000:06:3445,685
197701 / 071 FleuranceAuch4237.0007:09:0133,146
197702 / 072 AuchPau71253.0008:51:2928,562
197703 / 073 Oloron Saint-MarieVitoria2248.2007:40:4532,321
197704 / 074 VitoriaSeignosse-le-Penon10256.0007:39:4133,414
197705 / 075a MorcenxBordeaux4138.5003:38:0538,105
197705 / 075b BordeauxBordeaux6630.2000:44:2140,857
197707 / 076 BordeauxLimoges16225.5006:00:5737,484
197708 / 077a Jaunay-ClanAngers7139.5003:45:2437,134
197708 / 077b AngersAngers704.0000:05:3842,604
197709 / 078 AngersLorient12246.5006:32:5237,646
197710 / 079 LorientRennes8187.0005:07:3636,476
197711 / 0710 Bagnoles-de-l´OrneRouen4174.0004:49:5836,004
197712 / 0711 RouenRoubaix5242.5007:07:1034,062
197713 / 0712 RoubaixCharleroi3192.5004:39:0141,395
197715 / 0713a Freiburg-im-BreisgauFreiburg-im-Breisgau246.0000:56:4248,677
197715 / 0713b AltkirchBesançon6159.5004:07:2138,690
197716 / 0714 BesançonThonon-les-Bains81231.0006:31:4135,386
197717 / 0715a Thonon-les-BainsMorzine-Avoriaz68105.0003:09:4433,204
197717 / 0715b Morzine-AvoriazMorzine-Avoriaz6814.0000:40:0520,956
197718 / 0716 Morzine-AvoriazChamonix75121.0003:46:0232,119
197526 / 06Pro CharleroiCharleroi246.3000:09:2340,284
197527 / 061a CharleroiMolenbeek1094.0002:10:2043,274
197527 / 061b MolenbeekRoubaix1108.5002:28:3043,838
197528 / 062 RoubaixAmiens3121.5002:37:1746,349
197529 / 063 AmiensVersailles4169.5004:04:0441,669
197530 / 064 VersaillesLe Mans2223.0005:26:3240,976
197501 / 075 Sable-sur-SartheMerlin-Plage2222.5005:39:2539,332
197502 / 076 Merlin-PlageMerlin-Plage6516.0000:21:2844,720
197503 / 077 Saint-Gilles-Croix-de-VieAngoulême2235.5006:25:1636,676
197504 / 078 AngoulêmeBordeaux2134.0003:25:5439,048
197505 / 079a LangonFleurance2131.0003:15:3240,198
197505 / 079b FleuranceAuch6437.4000:54:5240,899
197507 / 0710 AuchPau104206.0006:16:3132,827
197508 / 0711 PauSaint-Lary-Soulan118160.0005:55:1827,019
197509 / 0712 TarbesAlbi4242.0007:17:5733,154
197510 / 0713 AlbiSuper-Lioran79260.0009:21:1527,795
197511 / 0714 AurillacPuy-de-Dôme71173.5005:33:3131,213
197513 / 0715 NicePra-Loup55217.5008:17:5226,212
197514 / 0716 BarcelonnetteSerre-Chevalier86107.0003:43:2428,738
197515 / 0717 ValloireMorzine-Avoriaz66225.0008:00:0928,116
197516 / 0718 Morzine-AvoriazChatel6140.0001:12:3833,043
197517 / 0719 Thonon-les-BainsChalons-sur-Saône1229.0006:53:5933,190
197518 / 0720 Pouilly-en-AuxoisMelun2256.0007:40:1333,376
197519 / 0721 MelunSenlis1220.5006:36:5133,338
197520 / 0722 ParisChamps-Élysées9163.5003:45:2943,507
197201 / 07Pro AngersAngers187.2000:09:2146,203
197202 / 071 AngersSaint-Brieuc4235.5006:00:3139,194
197203 / 072 Saint-BrieucLa Baule1206.5005:09:4340,004
197204 / 073a PornichetSaint-Jean-de-Monts9161.0003:56:4040,817
197204 / 073b Merlin-PlageMerlin-Plage10716.2000:20:2247,725
197205 / 074 Merlin-PlageRoyan110236.0005:25:5143,456
197206 / 075a RoyanBordeaux6133.5002:59:3344,612
197206 / 075b BordeauxCircuit-du-Lac2812.7000:17:1544,174
197207 / 076 BordeauxBayonne10205.0005:45:4335,578
197209 / 077 BayonnePau49220.5006:18:4534,931
197210 / 078 PauLuchon107163.5005:21:2730,518
197211 / 079 LuchonColomiers17179.0004:44:1437,786
197212 / 0710 CastresLa Grande-Motte10210.0006:08:2234,205
197213 / 0711 Carnon-PlageMont-Ventoux88207.0007:29:5427,606
197214 / 0712 CarpentrasOrcières-Merlette99192.0006:00:1331,981
197216 / 0713 Orcières-MerletteBriançon74201.0006:49:0029,487
197217 / 0714a BriançonValloire7551.0001:39:4530,677
197217 / 0714b ValloireAix-les-Bains62151.0004:59:3930,235
197218 / 0715 Aix-les-BainsLe Revard4728.0001:18:5521,288
197219 / 0716 Aix-les-BainsPontarlier6198.5006:09:1332,257
197220 / 0717 PontarlierBallon-d´Alsace65213.0006:14:0234,168
197221 / 0718 BelfortAuxerre2257.5007:38:4133,683
197222 / 0719 AuxerreVersailles5230.0006:42:0634,320
197223 / 0720a VersaillesVersailles8442.0001:05:4138,366
197223 / 0720b VersaillesParis389.0002:32:2035,055

Climbers points: 13
Year Date Stage Cat Summit Points After  
197216 / 07132 Col de Manse513.0 km.
197217 / 0714b4 Col du Télégraphe856.5 km.

Other UCI wins2
FRA  Paris - Tours  2 times1973 1971 

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