Walter Diggelmann

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Walter Diggelmann
Personal information
Full name Walter Diggelmann
Born (1915-08-11)11 August 1915
Zürich, Switzerland
Died 5 March 1999(1999-03-05) (aged 83)
Guntalingen, Switzerland
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Major wins
Züri-Metzgete (1941)
1 stage 1952 Tour de France

Walter Diggelmann (Zürich, 11 August 1915 – Guntalingen, 5 March 1999) was a Swiss professional road bicycle racer. Diggelmann won one stage in the 1952 Tour de France.

Major results[edit]

1938
Giro del Mendrisiotto
1940
Bern - Geneva
1941
Züri-Metzgete
1943
Tour des 3 lacs
1948
Six days of Chicago (with Hugo Koblet)
1949
Six days of New York (with Hugo Koblet)
1952
Tour de France:
Winner stage 9

External links[edit]

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Robert Zimmermann
Winner of the Züri-Metzgete
1941
Succeeded by
Paul Egli