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1970 Amstel Gold Race,
The Netherlands

5th Edition: Friday, April 26, 1970

Complete Amstel Gold Race podium history | 1971 edition | 1969 edition |

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The race:

Helmond - Meerssen, Netherlands
240 km, 37.75 km/hr
124 starters, 41 classified finishers

Georges Pintens

Complete results:

1 Georges Pintens (Dr. Mann - Grundig)  6hr 21min 30sec
2 Willy Van Neste (Dr. Mann - Grundig)  s.t.
3 André Dierickx (Flandria - Mars)  @ 22sec
4 Eric Leman (Flandria - Mars)  33"
5 Joseph Schoeters (Peugeot - Michelin - BP)  s.t.
6 Frans Verbeeck (Geens - Watney - Diamant)  s.t.
7 Jan Krekels (Caballero - Laurens)  s.t.
8 Eddy Merckx (Faema - Faemino)  s.t.
9 Frans Melkenbeek (Goldor - Frijns - Elve)  s.t.
10 Wim Schepers (Caballero - Laurens)  s.t.
11 Ronald De Witte (Dr. Mann - Grundig)  s.t.
12 Arie Den Hartog (Caballero - Laurens)  s.t.
13 José Catieau (Sonolor - Lejeune)  s.t.
14 Ronny Van De Vijver (Flandria - Mars)  s.t.
15 Eric De Vlaeminck (Flandria - Mars)  s.t.

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16 Englebert Opdebeeck (Geens - Watney - Diamant)  s.t.
17 Théo Mertens (Goldor - Frijns - Elve)  s.t.
18 Felice Gimondi (Salvarani)  52"
19 Joseph Huysmans (Faema - Faemino)  s.t.
20 Georges Vandenberghe (Faema - Faemino)  s.t.
21 Harrie Steevens (Caballero-Laurens) s.t.
22 Victor Nuelant (Willem II - Gazelle)  s.t.
23 Edward Sels (Willem II - Gazelle)  s.t.
24 Gérard Vianen (Caballero - Laurens)  s.t.
25 Willy Monty (Faema - Faemino)  s.t.
26 Joop Zoetemelk (Flandria - Mars)  s.t.
27 Jacques De Boever (Flandria - Mars)  s.t.
28 Willy Donie (Goldor - Frijns - Elve)  s.t.
29 Etienne Antheunis (Faema - Faemino)  s.t.


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30 Michel Coulon (Flandria - Mars)  s.t.
31 Willy Maes (Goldor - Frijns - Elve)  s.t.
32 Romain Furniere (Hertekamp - Magniflex - Novy)  s.t.
33 Frans Mintjens (Faema - Faemino)  s.t.
34 Ercole Gualazzini (Salvarani)  s.t.
35 Wim Dubois (Flandria - Mars)  1'12"
36 Colin Lewis (Holdsworth - Campagnolo)  5'27"
37 Harrie Jansen (Sonolor - Lejeune)  s.t.
38 Cees Rentmeester (Caballero - Laurens)  s.t.
39 Roger Cooreman (Dr. Mann - Grundig)  s.t.
40 Daan Holst (Caballero - Laurens)  s.t.
41 Winfried Bölke (Batavus-Continental-Alcina) s.t.


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