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1957 World Pro Road Cycling Championships

24th edition: Sunday, August 18, 1957
Waregem, Belgium

World Road Cycling Championships podium history | 1958 edition | 1956 edition |

70 riders started, 41 classified finishers.
12 laps of 23.8 km totalling 285.6 km.
Winner's average speed: 37.59 km/hr

Rik van steenbergen

Complete Results:

  1. Rik van Steenbergen (Belgium) 7hr 43min 10sec
  2. Louison Bobet (France) s.t.
  3. André Darrigade (France) s.t.
  4. Rik van Looy (Belgium) s.t.
  5. Alfred de Bruyne (Belgium) s.t.
  6. Jacques Anquetil (France) s.t.
  7. Léon van Daele (Belgium) @ 12sec
  8. Germain Derijcke (Belgium) s.t.
  9. Julien Schepens (Belgium) s.t.
  10. Marcel Ernzer (Luxembourg) s.t.
  11. Marcel Janssens (Belgium) s.t.
  12. Leo Van der Pluym (Netherlands) s.t.
  13. Gastone Nencini (Italy) s.t.
  14. Piet Van de Jongh (Netherlands) s.t.
  15. Guido Boni (Italy) s.t.
  16. Brian Robinson (Great Britain) s.t.
  17. Wout Wagtmans (Netherlands) s.t.
  18. Ercole Baldini (Italy) s.t.
  19. Bernard Gauthier (France) s.t.
  20. Raymond Impanis (Belgium) s.t.
  21. Valentin Huot (France) s.t.
  22. Wim van Est (Netherlands) s.t.
  23. Jean Forestier (France) s.t.
  24. Nino Defilippis (Italy) @ 1min 28sec
  25. Jean-Pierre Schmitz (Luxembourg) s.t.
  26. Jacques Dupont (France) s.t.
  27. Charly Gaul (Luxembourg) s.t.
  28. Frans Mahn (Netherlands) @ 2min 46sec
  29. Arrigo Padovan (Italy) s.t.
  30. Pierino Baffi (Italy) s.t.
  31. Hans Junkermann (Germany) @ 11min 25sec
  32. Max Schellenberg (Switzerland) s.t.
  33. Franz Reitz (Germany) s.t.
  34. Horst Backat (Germany) s.t.
  35. Salvador Botella (Spain) s.t.
  36. Miguel Bover (Spain) s.t.
  37. Lothar Friedrich (Germany) s.t.
  38. Adolf Christian (Germany) s.t.
  39. Robert Maitland (Great Britain) s.t.
  40. Bernard Pusey (Great Britain) s.t.
  41. Antonio Ferraz (Spain) s.t.