Winfried Bölke

Winfried Bölke (25 May 1941 – 26 January 2021) was a German cyclist.

Winfried Bölke
Francis Bazire, Flaviano Vicentini, Winfried Bölke 1963.jpg
Personal information
Born(1941-05-25)25 May 1941
Genthin, Saxony, Prussia, Germany
Died26 January 2021(2021-01-26) (aged 79)
Dortmund, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
Medal record
Representing  West Germany
Men's road bicycle racing
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1963 Renaix Amateur's Road Race

CareerEdit

He rode for West Germany. In 1963 he won the national championships and a bronze medal at the world championships in the road race for amateurs. Next year he turned professional and won the Tour de Picardie and one stage at the Volta a Catalunya. In 1965–1967 he won all national road race championships,[1] as well as one madison title in 1967. In the following three years he won the road races of Maaslandse Pijl (1968), Saint-Raphael (1969), Kaistenberg (1970) and Porz (1970). He continued competing professionally until 1973.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "National Championship, Road, Elite, Germany". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
  2. ^ Winfried Bölke. cyclingarchives.com