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1963 La Flèche Wallonne

27th Edition: May 6, 1963

La Flèche Wallonne podium history | 1962 edition | 1964 edition

Liege - Charleroi,
213 km, 34.667 km/hr
115 starters, 45 classified finishers

Raymond Poulidor

1963 Flèche Wallone winner Raymond Poulidor in the 1962 Tour de France

Complete results:

1 Raymond Poulidor (Mercier-Hutchinson-BP) 6hr 8min 39sec
2 Jan Janssen (Pelforth-Sauvage-Lejeune) @ 11sec
3 Peter Post (Dr. Mann) s.t.
4 Georges Vanconingsloo (Solo-Terrot-Englebert) s.t.
5 Willy Bocklant (Faema-Flandria) 13"
6 Giuseppe 'Pino' Cerami (Peugeot-BP) s.t.
7 Clément Roman (Faema-Flandria) s.t.
8 Armand Desmet (Faema-Flandria) s.t.
9 Willy Van Den Berghen (Mercier-Hutchinson-BP) 18"
10 Tom Simpson (Peugeot-BP) 32"
11 Alan Ramsbottom (Pelforth-Sauvage-Lejeune) 45"
12 Hubertus Zilverberg (GBC-Libertas) @ 1min 7sec
13 Louis Proost (Solo-Terrot-Englebert) 1'11"
14 Jo De Haan (Peugeot-BP) s.t.
15 Vittorio Adorni (Cynar) s.t.
16 Frans Schoubben (Peugeot-BP) s.t.
17 Michel Van Aerde (Solo-Terrot-Englebert) s.t.
18 Johan 'Jo' De Roo (Saint Raphael-Geminiani-Dunlop) s.t.
19 Georges Volckaert (Bertin-Porter 39-Milremo) s.t.
20 Diego Ronchini (Salvarani) s.t.
21 Robert Lelangue (Solo-Terrot-Englebert) s.t.
22 Manuel Manzano (Mercier-Hutchinson-BP) s.t.
23 André Bar (Wiel's-Groene Leeuw) s.t.
24 Willi Altig (Saint Raphael-Geminiani-Dunlop) s.t.
25 Arthur Decabooter (Solo-Terrot-Englebert) s.t.
26 Jean-Claude Lebaube (Saint Raphael-Geminiani-Dunlop) s.t.
27 Gilbert Desmet (Wiel's-Groene Leeuw) s.t.
28 Willy Raes (Dr. Mann) s.t.
29 Louis Rostollan (Saint Raphael-Geminiani-Dunlop) s.t.
30 Raymond Impanis (Peugeot-BP) s.t.
31 Nicolas Lapage (GBC-Libertas) s.t.
32 André Darrigade (Margnat-Paloma-Motul-Dunlop) s.t.
33 Hans Junkermann (Wiel's-Groene Leeuw) s.t.
34 Raymond Vrancken (GBC-Libertas) s.t.
35 Joseph Hoevenaers (Peugeot-BP) s.t.
36 Henri De Wolf (Solo-Terrot-Englebert) s.t.
37 Jos Dewolf s.t.
38 Noël Fore (Faema-Flandria) s.t.
39 Albertus 'Ab' Geldermans (Saint Raphael-Geminiani-Dunlop) s.t.
40 Fernand Delort (Saint Raphael-Geminiani-Dunlop) 2'06"
41 Karl-Heinz Kunde (Peugeot-BP) 2'10"
42 René Vanderveken (Peugeot-BP) 2'14"
43 Alfons Hellemans (Mercier-Hutchinson-BP) s.t.
44 Sylvain Henckaerts (Faema-Flandria) 2'48"
45 Frans Melkenbeek (Mercier-Hutchinson-BP) 11'35"