Johan De Muynck

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Johan De Muynck
Personal information
Full name Johan De Muynck
Born (1948-05-30) 30 May 1948 (age 66)
Sleidinge, Belgium
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1971
1972
1973
1974-77
1978-79
1980-81
1982-83
Flandria
Beaulieu
Flandria
Brooklyn
Bianchi
Splendor
La Redoute
Major wins

Grand Tours

Giro d'Italia
General Classification (1978)
2 stages (1976, 1978)
Infobox last updated on
15 July 2012

Johan De Muynck (born 30 May 1948 in Sleidinge, East-Flanders) is a Belgian former professional road racing cyclist from 1971 to 1983. The highlight of his career was his overall win in the 1978 Giro d'Italia. He was an outstanding climber.

Major victories[edit]

1973
Brabantse Pijl
1976
Tour de Romandie (with 3 stage victories)
1 stage in the Giro d'Italia (2nd overall classification)
1977
1 stage in the Volta a Catalunya
1978
Giro d'Italia
Jersey pink.svg overall classification
1 stage victory
1 stage in the Grand Prix du Midi Libre

Teams[edit]

  • 1971 - Flandria-Mars
  • 1972 - Flandria-Beaulieu
  • 1973 - Flandria-Carpenter
  • 1974 - Brooklyn
  • 1975 - Brooklyn
  • 1976 - Brooklyn
  • 1977 - Brooklyn
  • 1978 - Bianchi-Faema
  • 1979 - Bianchi-Faema
  • 1980 - Splendor-Admiral
  • 1981 - Splendor-Wickes
  • 1982 - La Redoute-Motobécane
  • 1983 - La Redoute-Motobécane

Grand Tours overall classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 1972 1973 1974 1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 1982 1983
Pink jersey Giro - 33 36 - 2 WD 1 19 - - - -
Yellow jersey Tour WD - - - - - - WD 4 7 28 WD
red jersey Vuelta - - - - - - - - 7 - - -

WD = Withdrew

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