Roger Swerts

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Roger Swerts
Personal information
Full name Roger Swerts
Born (1942-12-28) 28 December 1942 (age 71)
Heusden-Zolder, Belgium
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1966
1967
1968–1969
1970–1971
1972–1975
1976
1977
1978
Mercier-BP-Hutchinson
Faema
Faemino
Molteni
IJsboerke-Colner
Molteni-Campagnolo
Fiat
Old Lords-Splendor-KSB
Major wins
Belgian National Road Race Champion (1974)
Züri-Metzgete (1969)
Giro d'Italia, 2 stages
Vuelta a España, 5 stages
Infobox last updated on
20 December 2007

Roger Swerts (born 28 December 1942) is a Belgian former road bicycle racer. He competed in the individual road race at the 1964 Summer Olympics.[1]

Palmarès[edit]

1964
1st, Stage 10, Tour de l'Avenir
1965
3rd, UCI Road World Championships
1968
1st, Stage 6, Volta a Catalunya
1969
1st, Züri-Metzgete
1971
1st, Nationale Sluitingsprijs
1972
1st, Gent–Wevelgem
1st, Grand Prix de Forli
1st, Grand Prix des Nations
1st, Trofeo Baracchi
1st, Stage 14, Giro d'Italia
1st, Overall, Tour of Belgium
1st, Stages 4 & 5b
1973
1st, Druivenkoers Overijse
1st, Prologue, Giro d'Italia
1st, Stage 5b, Tirreno–Adriatico
1st, Stage 2, Tour of Belgium
9th, Overall, Vuelta a España
1st, Stage 6a
1974
 Belgium Road Race Championship
1st, Overall, Tour of Belgium
10th, Overall, Vuelta a España
1st, Prologue, Stages 8 & 12
1975
1st, Prologue, Vuelta a España

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Roger Swerts Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 18 August 2014. 

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