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1947 Omloop Het Volk ( HC)

This race is now "Het Nieuwsblad"

3rd edition: March 23, 1947

Omloop Het Nieuwsblad podium history | 1946 edition | 1948 edition

Gent - Gent, 240 km / 32.833 km/hr
132 starters / 33 classified finishers

Albert Sercu

Winner Albert Sercu

Complete Results:

1 Albert Sercu (Arbos - Talbot) 7hr 18min 35sec
2 Emiel Faignaert (Dilecta) @ 2sec
3 Achiel Buysse (Alcyon - Dunlop) @ 56sec
4 Emile Masson Jr. (Alcyon - Dunlop) @ 1min 0sec
5 René Oreel @ 1min 1sec
6 Sylvère Maes @ 1min 2sec
7 André Rosseel s.t.
8 Maurice Meersman s.t.
9 Maurice Desimpelaere (Alcyon - Dunlop) s.t.
10 Briek Schotte (Alcyon - Dunlop) @ 1min 3sec
11 Lucien Vlaemynck s.t.
12 Eugene Kiewit s.t.
13 Maurice De Wannemaeker @ 2min 10sec
14 Bernard Franken @ 3min 0sec
15 Marcel Van Schil @ 3min 20sec
16 Marcel Ryckaert (Mercier - Hutchinson) @ 4min 10sec
17 Florent Mathieu @ 4min 45sec
18 Lucien Mathys @ 8min 42sec
19 Adolf Verschueren (Huybrechts) s.t.
20 Norbert Callens @ 8min 44sec
21 René Van Eenaeme @ 8min 57sec
22 Frans Knaepkens @ 9min 2sec
23 Albert Descamps @ 9min 42sec
24 Leopold De Rijck @ 18min 59sesec
24 Raymond De Smedt @ 24min 27sec
26 Emile Rogiers @ 30min 10sec
26 Albert Desmet @ 29min 51sec
26 Omer Dhaenens s.t.
26 Roger Cammu s.t.
30 Maurice-André Deschacht @ 38min 46sec
31 Roger Desmet s.t.
31 Valère Ollivier s.t.
33 Gaston Vandendooren s.t.