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1971 Gent–Wevelgem

1971 Gent–Wevelgem
Race details
Dates31 March 1971
Distance237[1] km (147.3 mi)
Winning time5h 19' 00"
  Winner  Georges Pintens (BEL) (Hertekamp–Magniflex)
  Second  Roger De Vlaeminck (BEL) (Flandria–Mars)
  Third  Gerben Karstens (NED) (Goudsmit–Hoff)
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The 1971 Gent–Wevelgem was the 33rd edition of the Gent–Wevelgem cycle race and was held on 31 March 1971. The race started in Ghent and finished in Wevelgem. The race was won by Georges Pintens of the Hertekamp team.

General classification

Final general classification[2][3][4]
Rank Rider Team Time
1  Georges Pintens (BEL) Hertekamp–Magniflex 5h 19' 00"
2  Roger De Vlaeminck (BEL) Flandria–Mars + 0"
3  Gerben Karstens (NED) Goudsmit–Hoff + 0"
4  Leif Mortensen (DEN) Bic + 0"
5  Daniel Van Ryckeghem (BEL) Sonolor–Lejeune + 0"
6  Frans Kerremans [fr] (BEL) Hertekamp–Magniflex + 0"
7  Cyrille Guimard (FRA) Fagor–Mercier–Hutchinson + 0"
8  Marino Basso (ITA) Molteni + 0"
9  Jan Janssen (NED) Bic + 0"
10  Frans Verbeeck (BEL) Watney–Avia + 0"


  1. ^ "Gent - Wevelgem (World Tour), Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  2. ^ "1971 Gent - Wevelgem, Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
  3. ^ "33ème Gand-Wevelgem 1971". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 29 August 2004.
  4. ^ "1971 Gent - Wevelgem in Flanders Fields". First Cycling. Retrieved 29 November 2017.
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