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1983 Gent–Wevelgem

1983 Gent–Wevelgem
Race details
Dates6 April 1983
Distance255[1] km (158.4 mi)
Winning time6h 29' 08"
  Winner  Leo van Vliet (NED) (TI–Raleigh–Campagnolo)
  Second  Jan Raas (NED) (TI–Raleigh–Campagnolo)
  Third  Frank Hoste (BEL) (Europ Decor–Dries)
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The 1983 Gent–Wevelgem was the 45th edition of the Gent–Wevelgem cycle race and was held on 6 April 1983. The race started in Ghent and finished in Wevelgem. The race was won by Leo van Vliet of the TI–Raleigh team.

General classification

Final general classification[2][3][4]
Rank Rider Team Time
1  Leo van Vliet (NED) TI–Raleigh–Campagnolo 6h 29' 08"
2  Jan Raas (NED) TI–Raleigh–Campagnolo + 20"
3  Frank Hoste (BEL) Europ Decor–Dries + 20"
4  Adri van der Poel (NED) Jacky Aernoudt–Rossin–Campagnolo + 20"
5  Etienne De Wilde (BEL) La Redoute–Motobécane + 20"
6  Gregor Braun (FRG) Vivi–Benotto–Puma [ca] + 20"
7  Pierino Gavazzi (ITA) Atala + 20"
8  Stefan Mutter (SUI) Eorotex–Magniflex + 20"
9  Ludo Peeters (BEL) TI–Raleigh–Campagnolo + 20"
10  Valerio Piva (ITA) Bianchi–Piaggio + 20"


  1. ^ "Gent - Wevelgem (World Tour), Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 28 November 2017.
  2. ^ "1983 Gent - Wevelgem, Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 28 November 2017.
  3. ^ "45ème Gand-Wevelgem 1983". Memoire du cyclisme. Archived from the original on 29 August 2004.
  4. ^ "1983 Gent - Wevelgem in Flanders Fields". First Cycling. Retrieved 28 November 2017.

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