Willy Bocklant

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Willy Bocklant
Willy Bocklandt 1967 (cropped).jpg
Bocklant in 1967
Personal information
Full name Willy Bocklant
Born (1941-01-26)26 January 1941
Bellegem, Belgium
Died 6 June 1985(1985-06-06) (aged 44)
Mouscron, Belgium
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1962 Gritzner-Veith
1963–1965 Flandria
1966 Mann-Grundig
1967 Flandria
1968–1969 Pull Over Centrale-Tasmanie
Major wins

Willy Bocklant (26 January 1941 – 6 June 1985) was a Belgian professional road racing cyclist active as a professional between 1962 and 1969. Among his biggest victories are the 1964 edition of Liège–Bastogne–Liège and the overall classification of the Tour de Romandie in 1963. Bocklant was born in Bellegem and died in Mouscron.

Palmarès[edit]

Date Placing Event Competition Location Country
1960 1 Overall Circuit Franco-Belge Roubaix  Belgium
1960 1 Stage 1 Triptyque Ardennaise Rotheux  Belgium
1960 1 Stage 3 Triptyque Ardennaise Pepinster  Belgium
1960 1 Overall Triptyque Ardennaise Pepinster  Belgium
1961 1 GP Stan Ockers  France
1963 1 GP Stan Ockers  France
1963 1 Stadsprijs Geraardsbergen  Belgium
1963 1 Overall Tour de Romandie   Switzerland
1964 1 Giro del Piemonte  Italy
1964 1 Weekend Ardennais  Belgium
1964 1 Antwerp–Ougrée  Belgium
1964 1 Liège–Bastogne–Liège Liège  Belgium
1964 1 GP de la Basse-Sambre Auvelais  Belgium
1965 1 Circuit des régions frontalières Mouscron  Belgium
1965 1 Grand Prix d'Isbergues  France
1965 1 Stage 3 Tour du Nord Anzin  France
1965 1 Stage 2 Paris–Nice Château-Chinon  France
1965 1 Brabantse Pijl  Belgium
1965 1 Stage 2 Tour de Romandie Bassecourt   Switzerland
1965 1 Brussels–Ingooigem Ingooigem  Belgium
1967 1 E3 Prijs Vlaanderen Harelbeke  Belgium
1968 1 Stage 5 Tour du Nord Roubaix  France

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