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1980 Omloop Het Volk ( HC)

This race is now "Omloop Het Nieuwsblad"

35th edition: March 1, 1980

Omloop Het Nieuwsblad podium history | 1979 edition | 1981 edition

Gent - Gent, 216 km / 39.754 km/hr
153 starters / 41 classified finishers

Joseph Bruyere

1980 Omloop Het Volk winner Joseph Bruyère gets his third Omloop Het Volk win, having also won in 1974 and 1975.

Complete Results:

1 Joseph Bruyère  Marc-Carlos-VRD 5hr 26min
2 Walter Planckaert  Mini Flat-Vermeer-Thijs-Galli 6sec
3 Sean Kelly  Splendor-Admiral-TV Ekspres s.t.
4 Jan Raas  TI-Raleigh-Creda s.t.
5 Roger De Vlaeminck  Boule d'Or-Colnago-Studio Casa s.t.
6 Fons Van Katwijk  Boule d'Or-Colnago-Studio Casa s.t.
7 Fons De Wolf  Boule d'Or-Colnago-Studio Casa s.t.
8 Jean-luc Vandenbroucke  La Redoute-Motobecane s.t.
9 Marc Demeyer  IJsboerke-Warncke Eis-Koga Miyata s.t.
10 Guido Van Calster  Splendor-Admiral-TV Ekspres s.t.
11 Jos Lammertink HB Alarmsystemen s.t.
12 William Tackaert DAF Truck-Lejeune s.t.
13 Dirk Heirweg DAF Truck-Lejeune s.t.
14 Jos Jacobs IJsboerke-Warncke Eis-Koga Miyata s.t.
15 Charles Jochums Marc-Carlos-VRD s.t.
16 Paul Sherwen La Redoute-Motobecane s.t.
17 Willy Vigouroux Safir-Ludo s.t.
18 Paul Jesson Splendor-Admiral-TV Ekspres s.t.
19 Marc Renier Marc-Carlos-VRD s.t.
20 Willy Tierlinck Safir-Ludo s.t.
21 Ronan de Meyer Boule d'Or-Colnago-Studio Casa s.t.
22 Jan Aling HB Alarmsystemen s.t.
23 Jo Maas DAF Truck-Lejeune s.t.
24 Gerry Verlinden IJsboerke-Warncke Eis-Koga Miyata s.t.
25 Willy de Geest Safir-Ludo s.t.
26 Ludo Peeters IJsboerke-Warncke Eis-Koga Miyata s.t.
27 Frans van Vlierberghe Boule d'Or-Colnago-Studio Casa s.t.
28 Michel Pollentier Splendor-Admiral-TV Ekspres s.t.
29 Johan van der Meer HB Alarmsystemen s.t.
30 Jean-Philippe Vandenbrande Safir-Ludo s.t.
31 Daniel Willems IJsboerke-Warncke Eis-Koga Miyata s.t.
32 Etienne van der Helst Safir-Ludo s.t.
33 Cees Priem TI-Raleigh-Creda s.t.
34 Claude Criquielion Splendor-Admiral-TV Ekspres s.t.
35 Leo van Vliet TI-Raleigh-Creda s.t.
36 Henk Lubberding TI-Raleigh-Creda s.t.
37 Gerrie Knetemann TI-Raleigh-Creda s.t.
38 Ludo Engelen Masta-Cornelo s.t.
39 Ronny Naets Marc-Carlos-VRD s.t.
40 John Mullan Fangio-Amelynck s.t.
41 Johan de Muynck Splendor-Admiral-TV Ekspres s.t.