Eddy Pauwels

Eddy Pauwels
Eddy Pauwels, Tour de France 1964.jpg
Pauwels at the 1964 Tour de France
Personal information
Full name Eddy Pauwels
Born (1935-05-02)2 May 1935
Bornem, Belgium
Died 6 March 2017(2017-03-06) (aged 81)
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional teams
1958 Libertas–Dr. Mann
1959 Flandria–Dr.Mann
1960–1962 Dr. Mann–Dossche Sport
1962–1963 Wiel's–Groene Leeuw
1964 Margnat–Paloma–Dunlop
1965–1966 Wiel's–Groene Leeuw
Major wins
4 stages, Tour de France

Eddy Pauwels (2 May 1935 – 6 March 2017) was a Belgian racing cyclist from 1958 to 1966. He won 4 stages in the Tour de France and wore the yellow jersey for 4 days in total. In 1962, Pauwels won the combativity award in the Tour de France. He died on 6 March 2017 at the age of 81.[1]

Major results

1958
6th Overall Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
1959
4th Overall Tour of Belgium
1st Stage 3
1960
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Trois Jours d'Anvers
1961
4th Overall Tour of Belgium
5th Scheldeprijs
9th Overall Tour de France
1st Stages 14 & 17
1962
9th Overall Vuelta a España
10th Overall Tour de France
1st Stage 11
1963
Tour de France
Held Jersey yellow.svg after Stages 1–2
1st Stage 1
4th Grote Prijs Jef Scherens
6th Rund um den Henninger Turm
1964
4th Overall Tour de Romandie

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