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1956 Omloop Het Volk ( HC)

This race is now "Het Nieuwsblad"

12th edition: March 11, 1956

Omloop Het Nieuwsblad podium history | 1955 edition | 1957 edition

Gent - Gent, 227 km / 37.417 km/hr
179 starters / 34 classified finishers

Ernest Sterckx

1956 Omloop Het Volk winner Ernest Sterckx

Complete Results:

1 Ernest Sterckx Elve-Peugeot 6hr 4min
2 Briek Schotte Faema s.t.
3 Léopold Schaeken Plume Sport @ 26sec
4 Roger Decock Faema s.t.
5 Wim Van Est Locomotief-Vredestein s.t.
6 Marcel Ryckaert Ryssel s.t.
7 Raymond Impanis Elve-Peugeot s.t.
8 Rik Van Looy Faema s.t.
9 Roger De Corte Groene Leeuw s.t.
10 Jozef De Feyter Libertas s.t.
11 Marcel Hendrickx Eldorado-Elve s.t.
12 Gilbert Scodeller Bianchi s.t.
13 Lucien Demunster Elve-Peugeot s.t.
14 Frans Schoubben Eldorado-Elve s.t.
15 Raymond Hoorelbeke Helyett-Potin s.t.
16 Basiel Wambeke Thompson s.t.
17 Maurice Blomme Bertin s.t.
17 Edgard Sorgeloos Elve-Peugeot s.t.
17 Boudewijn Devos Bertin s.t.
17 Hilaire Couvreur Elve-Peugeot s.t.
21 Emile Severeyns Libertas s.t.
22 Richard Van Genechten Elve-Peugeot s.t.
23 Jozef Planckaert Elve-Peugeot s.t.
24 Joseph Theuns Girardengo s.t.
25 Marcel Buys Libertas-Huret @ 2min 35sec
26 Hans Junkermann Altenburger s.t.
27 Willy Truye Mercier-Hutchinson-BP s.t.
28 Calixte Van Steenbrugge Groene Leeuw s.t.
29 Attilio Redolfi Helyett-Potin s.t.
30 Maurice Joye Bertin s.t.
31 Pierre Pardoen Bobet-BP-Hutchinson s.t.
32 Josef Verhelst Libertas s.t.
33 Franz Reitz Altenburger s.t.
34 Alfred De Bruyne Mercier-Hutchinson-BP s.t.