Walter Planckaert

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Walter Planckaert
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Planckaert in 2011
Personal information
Full name Walter Planckaert
Born (1948-04-08) 8 April 1948 (age 70)
Nevele, Belgium
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1970 Geens-Watney[1]
1971 Goldor[1]
1972 Watney-Avia[1]
1973-1974 Watney-Maes[1]
1975 Maes-Watney[1]
1976 Maes-Rokado[1]
1977 Maes-Miniflat[1]
1978 C&A[1]
1979 Miniflat-VDB[1]
1980 Miniflat-Galli[1]
1981 Wickes-Splendor-Europ-Decor[1]
1982 Wickes-Splendor[1]
1983 Splendor-Euroshop[1]
1984-1985 Panasonic[1]
Managerial team(s)
1986-1992 Panasonic[2]
1993-1994 Novemail-Histor[2]
1997-2000 Palmans-Ideal[2]
2001-2002 Lotto-Adecco[2]
2004- Chocolade Jacques[2]
Major wins
Tour of Flanders (1976)
Amstel Gold Race (1972)
E3 Prijs Vlaanderen (1976)
Tour de France 1 stage (1978)

Walter Planckaert (born 8 April 1948 in Nevele) is a Belgian former professional road racing cyclist. He is the younger brother of Willy Planckaert, the older brother of Eddy Planckaert, and the uncle of Jo Planckaert.[1] He had 74 victories in his professional career. After retiring from riding, he commenced a long career in team management, working for the Panasonic, Novemail-Histor, Palmans, Lotto-Adecco and Chocolade Jacques teams.[2]

Major results[edit]


  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o Walter Planckaert at Cycling Archives
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Walter Planckaert". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 30 April 2016. 

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