Hector Martin

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Hector Martin
Personal information
Full name Hector Martin
Born (1898-12-26)26 December 1898
Belgium
Died 9 August 1972(1972-08-09) (aged 73)
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Major wins

Tour de France

5 stages
4 days yellow jersey

Hector Martin (26 December 1898–9 August 1972) was a Belgian road racing cyclist, professional from 1925 to 1935, who won three stages in the 1925 Tour de France and two stages in the 1927 Tour de France,[1] and wore the yellow jersey for a total of four days in 1927.[2] Martin was born and died in Roeselare. He was the brother of Léon Martin.

Major results[edit]

1923
Brussel - Luxemburg - Mondorf
Melsele
1924
Binche - Tournai - Binche
Paris - Menin
Ronde van Vlaanderen for amateurs
Blankenberge
 Belgium national road race championship for amateur
1925
Tour de France:
Winner stages 14, 16 and 17
1927
Tour de France:
Winner stages 3 and 22
Wearing yellow jersey for four days
1928
Bordeaux–Paris
1930
Circuit de Béarn
1931
Maldegem

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Past results for Hector Martin". ASO/letour.fr. 
  2. ^ "Alcyon deliver victory". Archived from the original on 21 May 2008. 

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