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1949 La Flèche Wallonne

13th Edition: April 13, 1949

La Flèche Wallonne podium history | 1948 edition | 1950 edition

Charleroi - Liege,
231 km, 36.42 km/hr
196 starters, 49 classified finishers

Rik van Steenbergen

Complete results:

1 Rik Van Steenbergen 6hr 20min 34sec
2 Ward Peeters (Garin-Wolber) s.t.
3 Fausto Coppi (Bianchi-Ursus) s.t.
4 Giuseppe 'Pino' Cerami (Peugeot) s.t.
5 Marcel De Mulder s.t.
6 Roger Gyselinck @ 41sec
7 Louis Caput 3'11"
8 Maurice Mollin (Mercier-Hutchinson) s.t.
9 Louison Bobet s.t.
10 Joseph Verhaert s.t.
11 Emile Idée (Peugeot) 4'46"
12 Raymond Lucas (Garin - Wolber) s.t.
13 Roger Chupin s.t.
14 Albert Anciaux s.t.
15 Jean Bolly 7'56"
16 Norbert Callens 8'16"
17 Albert Anutchin s.t.
18 René 'Flander' Janssens s.t.
19 Serse Coppi s.t.
20 Marcel Kint s.t.
21 Louis Thiétard 8'41"
22 Robert Minnaert s.t.
23 Julien Janssens s.t.
24 José Beyaert 12'56"
25 Nedo Logli (Arbos) s.t.
26 Florent Mathieu s.t.
27 Jean Baptiste Delille s.t.
28 Joseph Van Stayen 14'30"
29 Hilaire Couvreur s.t.
30 Alphonse Meurs s.t.
31 Jean Breuer s.t.
32 Pierre Vermeiren s.t.
33 Andrea Carrea (Bianchi-Ursus) s.t.
34 Oscar Plattner s.t.
35 Hughes Guelpa s.t.
36 Henk De Hoog s.t.
37 Maurice Blomme (Bertin) s.t.
38 Julien Ardijns s.t.
39 Ugo Fondelli (Viscontea) s.t.
40 Aldo Ronconi s.t.
41 Jean 'Bim' Diederich 18'06"
42 René Beyens s.t.
43 René Walschot s.t.
44 Jean Kirchen s.t.
45 Maurice Meersman s.t.
46 Italiano Lazzerini s.t.
47 Marcel Verschueren s.t.
48 René Biver 28'16"
49 Lode Vanderauwera s.t.