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1968 Giro di Lombardia results
(Tour of Lombardy)

62nd edition: Saturday, October 12, 1968

Giro di Lombardia podium history | 1969 edition | 1967 edition |

145 starters, 27 classified finishers
Como - Milano, 266 km
Winner's average speed: 38.09 km/hr

Herman van Springel

Herman van Springel in 1971

Complete Results:

  1. Herman van Springel (Mann-Grundig) 6hr 58min 58sec
  2. Franco Bitossi (Filotex) @ 15sec
  3. Eddy Merckx (Faema) s.t.
  4. Jan Janssen (Pelforth-Sauvage-Lejeune) @ 53sec
  5. Martin Vandenbossche (Faema) @ 1min 15sec
  6. Gianni Motta (Molteni) @ 1min 50sec
  7. Felice Gimondi (Salvarani) s.t.
  8. Michele Dancelli (Pepsi Cola) s.t.
  9. Jo de Roo (Willem II-Gazelle) s.t.
  10. Adriano Durante (Max Meyer) s.t.
  11. Daniel van Ryckeghem (Mann-Grundig) s.t.
  12. Antoine Houbrechts (Flandria-De Clerck-Krüger) s.t.
  13. Ferdinand Bracke (Peugeot-Michelin-BP) s.t.
  14. Walter Godefroot (Flandria-De Clerck-Krüger) @ 4min 11sec
  15. Aldo Moser (Pepsi Cola) @ 4min 22sec
  16. Raymond Poulidor (Mercier-Hutchinson-BP) s.t.
  17. Alberto Delle Torre (Filotex) @ 9min 30sec
  18. Mario Mancini (Kelvinator) s.t.
  19. Attilio Benfatto (Kelvinator) s.t.
  20. Jean-Claude Theillère (Bic) s.t.
  21. Gilbert Bellone (Mercier-Hutchinson-BP) s.t.
  22. Franco Cribori (GBC) s.t.
  23. Ronny Van de Vijver (Flandria-De Clerck-Krüger) s.t.
  24. André Poppe (Mann-Grundig) s.t.
  25. Claudio Michelotto (Max Meyer) s.t.
  26. Luciano Galbo (Max Meyer) s.t.
  27. Wladimiro Panizza (Pepsi Cola) s.t.