Groene Leeuw (cycling team)
Groene Leeuw (English: Green Lion) was a Belgian professional cycling team that existed from 1945 to 1969. Its main sponsor was Belgian bicycle manufacturer Groene Leeuw. Among the various co-sponsors was the Belgian beer Wiel's. In the 1960 Vuelta a España, the team finished with the top two placings in the general classification of the 1960 Vuelta a España, with Frans De Mulder first and Armand Desmet second.
The Wiel's–Groene Leeuw squad of the 1964 Tour de France
|Bicycles||Groene Leeuw (1945–1967)|
|General manager||Arthur Decabooter (1968–1969)|
|Team name history|
Groene Leeuw–Tibetan–Pull Over Centrale
Tibetan–Pull Over Centrale
Pull Over Centrale–Novy
- "Groene Leeuw (1945)" (in French). Mémoire du cyclisme. Retrieved 31 January 2017.
- "Pull Over Centrale - Novy (1969)" (in French). Mémoire du cyclisme. Retrieved 31 January 2017.
- "Groene Leeuw". Wielersportboeken. Retrieved 31 January 2017.
- "A directory of pro cycling team sponsors, old and new". BikeRaceInfo. McGann Publishing. Retrieved 7 February 2017.
Media related to Groene Leeuw (cycling team) at Wikimedia Commons
|This cycling team article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This article about a Belgian sports club is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|