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1972 Amstel Gold Race

7th Edition: Sunday, March 26, 1972

Complete Amstel Gold Race podium history | 1973 edition | 1971 edition |

Heerlen - Meerssen, Netherlands
237 km, 37.65 km/hr

Walter Planckaert

Walter Planckaert

Complete results:

97 starters, 29 classified finishers

1 Walter Planckaert (Watney-Avia)  6hr 17min 39sec
2 Willy De Geest (Van Cauter-Magniflex-De Gribaldy) 
3 Joop Zoetemelk (Flandria-Beaulieu) 
4 Gérard Vianen (Goudsmit-Hoff)  14"
5 Willy Planckaert (Goldor-Ijsboerke) 
6 André Dierickx (Flandria-Beaulieu) 
7 Frans Verbeeck (Watney-Avia) 
8 Gerben Karstens (Rokado) 
9 "Rik" Kamiel Van Linden (Van Cauter-Magniflex-De Gribaldy) 
10 Willy Teirlinck (Sonolor) 
11 Jos Van Der Vleuten (Goudsmit-Hoff) 
12 Jan Janssen (Flandria-Beaulieu) 
13 Edward Janssens (Van Cauter-Magniflex-De Gribaldy)  
14 Daniel Van Ryckeghem (Sonolor)
15 Herman Beyssens (Van Cauter-Magniflex-De Gribaldy) 
16 Wim Schepers (Rokado)  24"
17 Mathijs De Koning (Flandria-Beaulieu) 
18 Georges Pintens (Van Cauter-Magniflex-De Gribaldy) 
19 Ferdinand Bracke (Peugeot-Michelin-BP) 
20 Cees Koeken (Goudsmit-Hoff) 
21 Wim Prinsen (Goudsmit-Hoff)  33"
22 Emile Bodart (Watney-Avia) 
23 Eddy Reyniers (Van Cauter-Magniflex-De Gribaldy) 
24 Brian Jolly (TI-Raleigh)  4'33"
25 Ben Janbroers (Peugeot-Michelin-BP) 
26 Herman Van Der Slagmolen (Flandria-Beaulieu)  9'18"
27 Rolf Wolfshohl (Rokado)  11'16"
28 Marc Demeyer (Flandria-Beaulieu) 
29 Jules Bruessing (Wybert-Laekerol)  11'54"