Fons van Katwijk

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Fons van Katwijk
Fons van Katwijk 1976.jpg
Fons van Katwijk in 1976
Personal information
Born (1951-12-01) 1 December 1951 (age 67)
Oploo, the Netherlands
Height1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight75 kg (165 lb)
Sport
SportCycling
Achievements and titles
Olympic finals1976

Alphonsus Wilhelmus Franciscus "Fons" van Katwijk (born 1 December 1951) is a retired Dutch cyclist who was active between 1971 and 1987. He competed at the 1976 Summer Olympics and finished in 17th place in the 100 km team time trial.[1] He won the Flèche du Sud (1971) and individual stages of the Olympia's Tour (1972), Vuelta a España (1978), Étoile de Bessèges (1979) and Ronde van Nederland (1983).[2]

His brothers Piet and Jan, nephew Alain and daughter Nathalie were also professional cyclists.[2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Fons van Katwijk Archived 13 December 2013 at the Wayback Machine.. sports-reference.com
  2. ^ a b Fons van Katwijk. cyclingarchives.com