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1939 Gent–Wevelgem

1939 Gent–Wevelgem
Race details
Dates24 May 1939
Distance155[1] km (96.31 mi)
Winning time4h 23' 00"
  Winner  André Declerck (BEL)
  Second  Frans Van Hellemont (BEL)
  Third  Albert Van Laecke (BEL)
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The 1939 Gent–Wevelgem was the sixth edition of the Gent–Wevelgem cycle race and was held on 24 May 1939. The race started in Ghent and finished in Wevelgem. The race was won by André Declerck.

General classification

Final general classification[2][3][4]
Rank Rider Time
1  André Declerck (BEL) 4h 23' 00"
2  Frans Van Hellemont (BEL) + 0"
3  Albert Van Laecke (BEL) + 0"
4  Louis Van Espenhout (BEL) + 1' 15"
5  Georges Vandermeirsch (BEL) + 1' 15"
6  Victor Codron (BEL) + 1' 15"
7  Albert Fonteyne (BEL) + 2' 40"
8  Frans Van Ransbeeck (BEL) + 2' 40"
9  Gabriel Jacobs (BEL) + 4' 40"
10  Rémi Decroix (BEL) + 6' 30"


  1. ^ "Gent - Wevelgem (World Tour), Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 21 January 2018.
  2. ^ "1939 Gent - Wevelgem, Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 21 January 2018.
  3. ^ "6ème Gand-Wevelgem 1939". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 29 August 2004.
  4. ^ "1939 Gent - Wevelgem in Flanders Fields". First Cycling. Retrieved 21 January 2018.
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