Albert Zweifel

Albert Zweifel (born 7 June 1949 in Rüti, Zurich, Switzerland) is a former professional cyclo-cross cyclist. Zweifel was professional from 1973 to 1989 and was in this time five times World Champion in cyclo-cross (1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1986).[1] He was also National Swiss Cyclo-Cross champion nine times. Zweifel dominated cyclo-cross in Switzerland in the 1970s as well as winning big international cyclo-cross races such as Aigle and Igorre.[2]

Albert Zweifel
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Albert Zweifel (2014)
Medal record
Representing   Switzerland
Men's cyclo-cross
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1976 Chazay Elite Men's Race
Gold medal – first place 1977 Hanover Elite Men's Race
Gold medal – first place 1978 Amorebieta-Etxano Elite Men's Race
Gold medal – first place 1979 Saccolongo Elite Men's Race
Gold medal – first place 1986 Lembeek Elite Men's Race
Silver medal – second place 1975 Melchnau Elite Men's Race
Silver medal – second place 1982 Lanarvily Elite Men's Race
Silver medal – second place 1983 Birmingham Elite Men's Race
Bronze medal – third place 1981 Tolosa Elite Men's Race
Bronze medal – third place 1984 Oss Elite Men's Race

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "World Championships of Cyclo-Cross". Cycling Revealed. Retrieved 25 January 2010.
  2. ^ Albert Zweifel at Cycling Archives