Alex CLOSE
 
Country:    Belgium
Born:   1921-11-26 (96)
Gender:  
  
  

Road | Cyclo Cross | More
Year   Teams    CycleBase
Rankings
   Challenge
Desgrange
Colombo
  1949    Automoto       212    -
  1950    -      313    -
  1951    Terrot - Wolber       249    -
  1952    Garin - Wolber       38    8
  1953    Peugeot - Dunlop       24    10
  1954    Peugeot - Dunlop       156    -
  1955    Elve - Peugeot       61    -
  1956    Elve - Peugeot       32    -
  1957    Peugeot - BP       224    -
  1958    Elve - Peugeot - Marvan       314    -
  1959    Peugeot - BP - Dunlop       -    -
     Overall          822

Results | Wins | Analysis

1949

Brussel - Couvin (30/5)
  5th place
Brussel - Luik (12/6)
  2nd place
Circuit du Mont-Blanc (7/8)
  6th place
Volta a Catalunya (18-25/9)
  4th place

1950

Tour d`Algerie (18/3-2/4)
  3rd place
Berg - Housse - Berg (28-29/5)
  8th place

1951

Liege - Bastogne - Liege (22/4)
  14th place
Circuit de Flandres Centrale (13/5)
  8th place
Ronde van Luxemburg (1-4/6)
  1st place in 1st stage
GP Stad Zottegem (21/8)
  8th place

1952

Ronde van Luxemburg (1-4/5)
  8th place
  1st place in 4th stage
La Flèche Wallonne (10/5)
  15th place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (11/5)
  12nd place
Giro d`Italia (17/5-8/6)
  13rd place
Tour de Suisse (14-21/6)
  13rd place
Tour de France (25/6-19/7)
  7th place
GP Belgie (14/9)
  9th place

1953

Circuit de lOuest (6/4)
  4th place
La Flèche Wallonne (2/5)
  8th place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (3/5)
  30th place
Ronde van Belgie (13-17/5)
  1st place in 5th stage
Ronde van Luxemburg (29/5-1/6)
  2nd place
NC Belgium (21/6)
  6th place
Tour de France (3-26/7)
  4th place
  3rd place in 3rd stage

1954

GP Cannes (21/3)
  3rd place
Tour of Flanders (4/4)
  15th place
Paris - Bruxelles (25/4)
  17th place
Vijfbergenomloop (1/5)
  8th place
La Flèche Wallonne (8/5)
  16th place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (9/5)
  23rd place
Ronde van Belgie (26-30/5)
  1st place in 5th stage
Dauphiné Libéré (12-20/6)
  9th place
Tour de France (8/7-1/8)
  29th place

1955

Hoegaarden - Antwerpen - Hoegaarden (11/4)
  4th place
Dwars door Belgie (18-19/4)
  1st place in 1st stage
La Flèche Wallonne (30/4)
  23rd place
Ronde van Belgie (19-22/5)
  1st place
Ronde van Luxemburg (4-6/6)
  5th place
Tour de France (7-30/7)
  9th place

1956

GP Roulers (31/3)
  6th place
Tour of Flanders (2/4)
  11st place
Hoeilaart - Diest - Hoeilaart (15/4)
  1st place
GP Pneumatique (1/5)
  9th place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (6/5)
  3rd place
Ronde van Belgie (10-13/5)
  7th place
Dauphiné Libéré (8-17/6)
  1st place
  1st place in 9th stage
Tour de France (5-28/7)
  17th place

1957

Ronde van Limburg (10/3)
  6th place
Tour of Flanders (31/3)
  21st place
Paris - Roubaix (7/4)
  30th place
Anvers - Ougree (18/4)
  7th place
St. Lieven - Esse (1/5)
  9th place
Ronde van Belgie (16-19/5)
  8th place
Brussel - Couvin (3/6)
  1st place
GP Ardennes (Vresse - Gedinne) (1/9)
  10th place

1958

Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  103rd place
Tour of Flanders (30/3)
  29th place
Paris - Roubaix (13/4)
  44th place
Anvers - Ougree (17/4)
  9th place
Paris - Bruxelles (20/4)
  9th place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (27/4)
  17th place
Dauphiné Libéré (2-8/6)
  9th place