Rik VAN LOOY
 
Country:    Belgium
Born:   1933-12-20 (83)
Gender:  
Family:   Grandfather of Katrien Van Looy
  
  
 

Road | Track | More
Important victories
  NC Belgium (1958, 1963)
  World Championships (1960, 1961)
  Milano - San Remo (1958)
  Giro di Lombardia (1959)
  Paris - Tours (1959, 1967)
  Liege - Bastogne - Liege (1961)
  Tour of Flanders (1959, 1962)
  Paris - Roubaix (1961, 1962, 1965)

Year   Teams    CycleBase
Rankings
   Challenge
Desgrange
Colombo
   Super
Prestige
Pernod
  1953    Gitane - Hutchinson       209    -    -
  1954    Gitane - Hutchinson       98    -    -
  1955    Van Hauwaert - Maes       253    -    -
  1956    Faema       5    -    -
  1957    Faema       10    -    -
  1958    Faema       2    2    -
  1959    Faema       1    -    -
  1960    Faema       2    -    -
  1961    Faema       2    -    3
  1962    Flandria - Faema - Clement       4    -    4
  1963    G.B.C. - Libertas       2    -    5
  1964    Solo - Superia       8    -    4
  1965    Solo - Superia       1    -    8
  1966    Solo - Superia       28    -    -
  1967    Willem II - Gazelle       21    -    5
  1968    Willem II - Gazelle       32    -    -
  1969    Willem II - Gazelle       65    -    -
  1970    Willem II - Gazelle       255    -    -
     Overall          7

Results | Analysis

1952

Brussel - Opwijk
  2nd place
Omloop van de Vlaamse Gewesten (amateurs) (4/5)
  1st place

1953

Tour of Austria
  1st place in 5th stage
Omloop Het Volk (amateurs) (8/3)
  1st place
Ronde van Midden-Nederland (25/5)
  1st place
World Championships Amateurs (29/8)
  3rd place
Paris - Tours (4/10)
  7th place

1954

Paris - Roubaix (11/4)
  103rd place
Driedaagse van Antwerpen (20-22/4)
  1st place in 5th stage
Paris - Bruxelles (25/4)
  21st place
Ronde van Belgie (26-30/5)
  2nd place
GP Europe - Brasschaat (8/7)
  9th place
GP de l`Escaut (27/7)
  4th place
Roubaix - Huy (1/8)
  1st place

1955

Circuit de Flandres Orientale (30/5)
  1st place
Circuit Escaut-Dendre-Lys (5/6)
  4th place
Omloop van Midden-Belgie (19/6)
  3rd place
Course des Trois Pays (3/7)
  4th place

1956

Omloop van Vlaanderen (11/3)
  8th place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  52nd place
Gent - Wevelgem (25/3)
  1st place
Tour of Flanders (2/4)
  11st place
Paris - Roubaix (8/4)
  11st place
Driedaagse van Antwerpen (17-19/4)
  1st place
  1st place in 2nd stage
Paris - Bruxelles (22/4)
  1st place
Circuit Regions Fruitiere (29/4)
  2nd place
Vijfbergenomloop (1/5)
  1st place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (6/5)
  5th place
Ronde van Nederland (6-13/5)
  1st place
  1st place in 3rd stage
  1st place in 7th stage
GP de l`Escaut (31/7)
  1st place
Trois Villes Soeurs (15/8)
  1st place
World Championships (26/8)
  2nd place
Sluitingsprijs (16/10)
  2nd place

1957

Sassari - Cagliari (26/2)
  2nd place
Milano - Torino (10/3)
  7th place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  74th place
Gent - Wevelgem (23/3)
  1st place
Trofee van Vlaanderen (24/3)
  5th place
Tour of Flanders (31/3)
  17th place
GP Roulers (20/4)
  1st place
Roma - Napoli - Roma (24/4-1/5)
  1st place in 9th stage
Ronde van Nederland (6-13/5)
  1st place
  1st place in 2nd stage
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 7th stage
Circuit de Flandres Orientale (10/6)
  1st place
Omloop van Midden-Belgie (30/6)
  2nd place
GP de l`Escaut (30/7)
  1st place
Driedaagse van Antwerpen (11-13/8)
  4th place
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 5th stage
World Championships (18/8)
  4th place
Coupe Sels (27/8)
  1st place
Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen (12/9)
  4th place
Coppa Bernocchi (15/9)
  1st place
Omloop van het Houtland (26/9)
  3rd place
Paris - Tours (6/10)
  6th place

1958

Giro di Sardegna (23-28/2)
  3rd place
  1st place in 3rd stage
Tour de Levant (9-16/3)
  1st place in 1st stage
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 9th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  1st place
Dwars door Belgie (22-23/3)
  1st place in 2nd stage
Gent - Wevelgem (6/4)
  2nd place
Driedaagse van Antwerpen (8-12/4)
  2nd place
  1st place in 2nd stage
Paris - Roubaix (13/4)
  3rd place
Trofee van Vlaanderen (17/4)
  2nd place
Paris - Bruxelles (20/4)
  1st place
La Flèche Wallonne (26/4)
  13rd place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (27/4)
  10th place
Vuelta a Espana (30/4-15/5)
  3rd place in 1st stage
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 6th stage
  1st place in 7th stage
  2nd place in 8th stage
  1st place in 10th stage
  1st place in 11st stage
Circuit de Flandres Orientale (26/5)
  4th place
Milano - Mantua (15/6)
  1st place
Ronde van Nederland (17-22/6)
  5th place
NC Belgium (10/8)
  1st place
GP Marvan (23-25/8)
  8th place
  1st place in 2nd stage
Coppa Bernocchi (14/9)
  1st place
Omloop van het Houtland (2/10)
  4th place
Paris - Tours (5/10)
  4th place
Sluitingsprijs (14/10)
  3rd place
Giro di Lombardia (19/10)
  27th place

1959

Championnat de Barcelona
  2nd place
Giro di Sardegna (22-27/2)
  1st place
  1st place in 2nd stage
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 6th stage
Tour de Levant (8-15/3)
  1st place
  1st place in 3rd stage
  1st place in 7th stage
  1st place in 8th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  35th place
Tour of Flanders (30/3)
  1st place
Paris - Roubaix (12/4)
  4th place
Paris - Bruxelles (19/4)
  5th place
GP Stad Vilvoorde (21/4)
  1st place
Vuelta a Espana (24/4-10/5)
  3rd place
  1. place in points ranking
  1st place in 1st stage
  3rd place in 5th stage
  2nd place in 6th stage
  1st place in 8th stage
  1st place in 9th stage
  1st place in 11st stage
  3rd place in 15th stage
Giro d`Italia (16/5-7/6)
  4th place
  1st place in 1st stage
  3rd place in 3rd stage
  1st place in 5th stage
  3rd place in 8th stage
  1st place in 11st stage
  2nd place in 13rd stage
  1st place in 14th stage
  2nd place in 15th stage
  2nd place in 22nd stage
NC Belgium (21/6)
  5th place
Tielt - Antwerpen - Tielt (26/7)
  1st place
GP de l`Escaut (28/7)
  5th place
World Championships (16/8)
  38th place
Criterium des As (5/9)
  5th place
Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen (17/9)
  1st place
Paris - Tours (11/10)
  1st place
Giro di Lombardia (18/10)
  1st place
Trofeo Baracchi (4/11)
  9th place

1960

Giro di Sardegna (28/2-4/3)
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 5th stage
Sassari - Cagliari (6/3)
  2nd place
Paris - Nice (9-16/3)
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 8th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  6th place
Tour of Flanders (3/4)
  3rd place
Paris - Bruxelles (24/4)
  7th place
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (8/5)
  4th place
La Flèche Wallonne (9/5)
  8th place
Giro d`Italia (19/5-9/6)
  11st place
  1. place in mountain ranking
  3rd place in 5th stage
  2nd place in 7th stage
  1st place in 8th stage
  1st place in 9th stage
  2nd place in 12nd stage
  1st place in 13rd stage
  2nd place in 23rd stage
Tour du Brabant (17/6)
  1st place
Driedaagse van Antwerpen (18-20/6)
  5th place
  1st place in 3rd stage
NC Belgium (31/7)
  4th place
World Championships (14/8)
  1st place
Criterium des As (3/9)
  3rd place
Giro di Lombardia (16/10)
  11st place

1961

Bol d`Or des Monedieres
  1st place
Giro di Sardegna (26/2-3/3)
  6th place
  1st place in 2nd stage
  1st place in 6th stage
Sassari - Cagliari (5/3)
  1st place
Paris - Nice (10-16/3)
  7th place
  1st place in 6th stage
  1st place in 7th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  2nd place
Paris - Roubaix (9/4)
  1st place
Paris - Bruxelles (23/4)
  7th place
Ronde van Belgie (8-11/5)
  1st place
  1st place in 5th stage
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (15/5)
  1st place
Giro d`Italia (20/5-11/6)
  7th place
  2nd place in 7th stage
  1st place in 13rd stage
  1st place in 15th stage
  1st place in 17th stage
  2nd place in 21st stage
GP Flandria (21/7)
  4th place
World Championships (3/9)
  1st place
Criterium des As (9/9)
  1st place

1962

Giro di Sardegna (24/2-1/3)
  1st place
  1st place in 3rd stage
  1st place in 6th stage
Paris - Nice (9-17/3)
  6th place
  1st place in 9th stage
  1st place in 12nd stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  14th place
Gent - Wevelgem (25/3)
  1st place
Tour of Flanders (1/4)
  1st place
Paris - Roubaix (9/4)
  1st place
Ronde van Belgie (23-26/4)
  4th place
  1st place in 4th stage
Liege - Bastogne - Liege (6/5)
  8th place
Rund um den Henniger Turm (13/5)
  3rd place
Giro d`Italia (19/5-9/6)
  1st place in 9th stage
  1st place in 11st stage
Circuit Escaut-Dendre-Lys (9/6)
  2nd place
Circuit du Limbourg (10/6)
  5th place
Circuit de Flandres Orientale (11/6)
  3rd place
Tour de France (24/6-15/7)
  3rd place in 1st stage
World Championships (2/9)
  30th place
Criterium des As (8/9)
  7th place

1963

Giro di Sardegna (24/2-1/3)
  2nd place
  1st place in 5th stage
Sassari - Cagliari (3/3)
  9th place
Omloop van de Vlaamse Gewesten (9/3)
  1st place
Paris - Nice (10-16/3)
  3rd place
  1st place in 1st stage
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 9th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  71st place
Gent - Wevelgem (24/3)
  8th place
Tour of Flanders (31/3)
  6th place
Paris - Roubaix (7/4)
  2nd place
Circuit du Limbourg (1/6)
  10th place
Dauphiné Libéré (3-9/6)
  1st place in 2nd stage
  1st place in 5th stage
Brussel - Ingooigem (12/6)
  7th place
Tour de France (23/6-14/7)
  10th place
  1. place in points ranking
  1st place in 2nd stage
  3rd place in 5th stage
  3rd place in 7th stage
  2nd place in 9th stage
  1st place in 10th stage
  2nd place in 14th stage
  1st place in 15th stage
  3rd place in 19th stage
  2nd place in 20th stage
  1st place in 23rd stage
NC Belgium (21/7)
  1st place
World Championships (11/8)
  2nd place
Criterium des As (7/9)
  3rd place

1964

Giro di Sardegna (1-6/3)
  1st place in 4th stage
Sassari - Cagliari (8/3)
  6th place
E3 Prijs Harelbeke (14/3)
  1st place
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  4th place
Gent - Wevelgem (22/3)
  3rd place
Tour of Flanders (5/4)
  10th place
GP Union Dortmund (12/4)
  4th place
Ronde van Belgie (13-16/4)
  1st place in 5th stage
Paris - Roubaix (19/4)
  16th place
Paris - Bruxelles (26/4)
  2nd place
Vuelta a Espana (30/4-16/5)
  2nd place in 1st stage
  1st place in 3rd stage
  2nd place in 4th stage
  2nd place in 5th stage
Brussel - Meulebeke (24/5)
  1st place
Dauphiné Libéré (29/5-6/6)
  1st place in 6th stage
Tour du Brabant (22/8)
  2nd place
Parijs - Luxemburg (29-30/8)
  1st place
  1st place in 1st stage
World Championships (6/9)
  32nd place
Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen (17/9)
  2nd place
Paris - Tours (11/10)
  2nd place

1965

GP Alghero (28/2)
  1st place
Giro di Sardegna (2-7/3)
  1st place
  1st place in 1st stage
  1st place in 3rd stage
  1st place in 4th stage
  1st place in 5th stage
  1st place in 6th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  41st place
E3 Prijs Harelbeke (27/3)
  1st place
Circuit des 11 Villes (28/3)
  1st place
Ronde van het Zuid-Oosten (31/3-4/4)
  1st place in 6th stage
Ronde van Belgie (6-9/4)
  1st place in 2nd stage
Paris - Roubaix (11/4)
  1st place
Tour of Flanders (17/4)
  6th place
Fleche Enghiennoise (23/4)
  1st place
Vuelta a Espana (29/4-16/5)
  3rd place
  1. place in points ranking
  1st place in 1st stage
  1st place in 2nd stage
  1st place in 8th stage
  1st place in 10th stage
  2nd place in 11st stage
  1st place in 14th stage
  1st place in 16th stage
  1st place in 17th stage
  1st place in 19th stage
Brussel - Meulebeke (23/5)
  1st place
Maaslandse Pijl (8/6)
  3rd place
Ronde van Luxemburg (11-14/6)
  10th place
  1st place in 1st stage
  1st place in 3rd stage
  1st place in 5th stage
Tour de France (22/6-14/7)
  31st place
  1st place in 1st stage
  2nd place in 12nd stage
  1st place in 21st stage
  2nd place in 23rd stage
GP Marcel Kint (3/8)
  5th place

1966

Omloop Het Volk (5/3)
  20th place
Paris - Nice (8-15/3)
  2nd place in 2nd stage
  1st place in 5th stage
  2nd place in 6th stage
Gent - Wevelgem (23/3)
  22nd place
E3 Prijs Harelbeke (26/3)
  1st place
Tour of Flanders (9/4)
  16th place
Circuit Regions Fruitiere (10/4)
  1st place
Paris - Roubaix (17/4)
  9th place
Fleche Enghiennoise (21/4)
  4th place
Paris - Bruxelles (24/4)
  3rd place
La Flèche Wallonne (29/4)
  11st place
Maaslandse Pijl (29/5)
  6th place
Omloop van Midden-Belgie (5/6)
  2nd place
Ronde van Luxemburg (10-13/6)
  5th place
  1st place in 4th stage
Tour de la Flandre Orientale (19/6)
  9th place
Tour de France (21/6-14/7)
  2nd place in 5th stage
  2nd place in 7th stage
Paris - Tours (9/10)
  2nd place

1967

Giro di Sardegna (27/2-5/3)
  1st place in 2nd stage
Paris - Nice (8-15/3)
  6th place
  1st place in 4th stage
Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  12nd place
E3 Prijs Harelbeke (25/3)
  6th place
Circuit Regions Fruitiere (26/3)
  1st place
Tour of Flanders (2/4)
  26th place
Ronde van Belgie (4-7/4)
  10th place
Paris - Roubaix (9/4)
  2nd place
Amstel Gold Race (15/4)
  15th place
Fleche Enghiennoise (20/4)
  2nd place
La Flèche Wallonne (28/4)
  15th place
Wezembeek - Oppem (22/7)
  2nd place
Coupe Sels (29/8)
  9th place
Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen (14/9)
  4th place
Omloop van het Houtland (28/9)
  2nd place
Paris - Tours (8/10)
  1st place

1968

Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  10th place
Tour of Flanders (30/3)
  11st place
Ronde van Belgie (2-5/4)
  10th place
Gent - Wevelgem (16/4)
  8th place
Fleche Enghiennoise (18/4)
  2nd place
La Flèche Wallonne (21/4)
  1st place
Rotheux - Aix - Rotheux (4/5)
  1st place
Tour du Condroz (23/5)
  6th place
Brussel - Ingooigem (12/6)
  3rd place
Tour de la Flandre Orientale (23/6)
  4th place
World Championships (1/9)
  15th place
Kampioenschap van Vlaanderen (12/9)
  3rd place
Amstel Gold Race (21/9)
  25th place
Paris - Tours (6/10)
  4th place

1969

Milano - San Remo (19/3)
  82nd place
E3 Prijs Harelbeke (22/3)
  1st place
Circuit Regions Fruitiere (5/4)
  10th place
Paris - Roubaix (13/4)
  22nd place
Gent - Wevelgem (16/4)
  10th place
Fleche Enghiennoise (17/4)
  9th place
La Flèche Wallonne (20/4)
  23rd place
Fleche Cotiere (10/5)
  8th place
Omloop van de Grensstreek (Ledegem) (24/5)
  1st place
Renaix - Tournai - Renaix (2/6)
  7th place
NC Belgium (22/6)
  7th place
Tour de France (28/6-20/7)
  1st place in 6th stage
Omloop Zuid-West Vlaamse Bergen (9/7)
  4th place
Acht van Chaam (23/7)
  5th place
Parijs - Luxemburg (5-6/8)
  9th place
World Championships (10/8)
  24th place
Omloop van de Zennevallei (15/8)
  1st place
Coupe Sels (2/9)
  5th place
GP Jef Scherens (8/9)
  5th place

1970

Kessel - Lier (30/5)
  1st place
Omloop van Midden-Belgie (7/6)
  4th place