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1981 Amstel Gold Race
16th Edition: Thursday, April 2, 1981

Complete Amstel Gold Race podium history | 1982 edition | 1980 edition

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Heerlen - Meerssen, Netherlands
237 km, 39.74 km/hr
160 starters, 60 classified finishers

Bernard Hinault

Bernard Hinault

Complete results:

1 Bernard Hinault (Renault-Elf-Gitane)  5hr 57min 49sec
2 Roger De Vlaeminck (DAF Trucks-Cote d'Or-Gazelle)  @ s.t.
3 Fons De Wolf (Vermeer Thijs-Mimo Salons-Gios)  s.t.
4 Rudy Pevenage (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.
5 Jan Raas (TI-Raleigh-Creda)  s.t.
6 Sean Kelly (Splendor-Wickes)  s.t.
7 Phil Anderson (Peugeot-Esso-Michelin)  s.t.
8 Theo De Rooy (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.
9 Stefan Mutter (Cilo-Aufina)  s.t.
10 Roger De Cnijf (Boston-Mavic)  s.t.
11 Mario Van Vlimmeren (HB Alarmsystemen)  s.t.
12 Adrie Van Der Poel (DAF Trucks-Cote d'Or-Gazelle)  s.t.
13 Eric Van De Wiele (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.
14 Jean-François Pescheux (La Redoute-Motobecane)  s.t.
15 Benny Schepmans (Safir-Galli-Ludo)  s.t.

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16 Jean-Luc Vandenbroucke (La Redoute-Motobecane)  s.t.
17 Jean-Philippe Vandenbrande (Safir-Galli-Ludo)  s.t.
18 Philip Vandeginste (Eurobouw-Rossin) s.t.
19 Hubert Linard (Peugeot-Esso-Michelin)  s.t.
20 Patrick Bonnet (Renault-Elf-Gitane)  s.t.
21 Jacques Bossis (Peugeot-Esso-Michelin)  s.t.
22 Maurice Le Guilloux (Renault-Elf-Gitane)  s.t.
23 Theo De Rooy (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.
24 Jan Nevens (Boston-Mavic)  s.t.
25 Derek Hunt (Boston-Mavic)  s.t.
26 Gilbert Duclos-Lassalle (Peugeot-Esso-Michelin)  s.t.
27 Willy Vigouroux (Safir-Galli-Ludo)  s.t.
28 Uwe Bolten (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.
29 Pascal Simon (Peugeot-Esso-Michelin)  s.t.
30 Ludwig Wijnants (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.


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31 Adrie Van Houwelingen (Vermeer Thijs-Mimo Salons-Gios)  s.t.
32 Daniel Willems (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.
33 Ad Van Peer (HB Alarmsystemen)  s.t.
34 Ludo Peeters (TI-Raleigh-Creda)  s.t.
35 Claude Criquielion (Splendor-Wickes)  s.t.
36 Serge Demierre (Cilo-Aufina)  s.t.
37 Marino Amadori (Magniflex-Olmo)  s.t.
38 Ferdi Van Den Haute (La Redoute-Motobecane)  s.t.
39 Adri Jos Schipper (HB Alarmsystemen)  s.t.
40 Daniel Gisiger (Cilo-Aufina)  s.t.
41 Ronny Claes (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.
42 Ronny Van Holen (Safir-Galli-Ludo)  s.t.
43 Jostein Wilmann (Capri Sonne-Koga Miyata)  s.t.
44 Gerrie Knetemann (TI-Raleigh-Creda)  s.t.
45 Willy Maessen (Rauler-Sakae-Rino) s.t.


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46 Pierre Bazzo (La Redoute-Motobecane)  s.t.
47 Bernard Vallet (La Redoute-Motobecane)  s.t.
48 Beat Breu (Cilo-Aufina)  s.t.
49 Henk Lubberding (TI-Raleigh-Creda)  s.t.
50 Hennie Kuiper (DAF Trucks-Cote d'Or-Gazelle)  s.t.
51 Luc Colyn (DAF Trucks-Cote d'Or-Gazelle)  s.t.
52 Johan De Muynck (Splendor-Wickes)  s.t.
53 Graham Jones (Peugeot-Esso-Michelin)  s.t.
54 Johnny Broers (Splendor-Wickes)  s.t.
55 Josef Fuchs (Cilo-Aufina)  s.t.
56 Peter Zijerveld (HB Alarmsystemen)  s.t.
57 Michel Laurent (Peugeot-Esso-Michelin)  s.t.
58 Daniel Plummer (Splendor-Wickes)  s.t.
59 René Martens (DAF Trucks-Cote d'Or-Gazelle)  s.t.
60 Guido Van Calster (Splendor-Wickes)  s.t.