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1948 Gent - Wevelgem

Ghent - Wevelgem (English), Gand - Wevelgem (French)

10th edition, May 9, 1948

Gent - Wevelgem podium history | 1947 edition | 1949 edition

276 km / 36.72 km/hr
104 starters, 32 classified finishers

Valere Ollivier

1948 Gent-Wevelgem winner Valère Ollivier

Complete Results:

1 Valère Ollivier  7hr 31min
2 Albert Ramon  s.t.
3 Hilaire Couvreur  @ 18sec
4 Raymond Impanis  26"
5 Gérard Buyl  @ 4min 35sec
6 Emmanuel Thoma  4'50"
7 Jean Bogaerts  s.t.
8 Achiel Buysse  s.t.
9 Constant Lauwers  s.t.
10 Jean-baptiste Verpoorten  s.t.
11 Briek Schotte (Alcyon-Dunlop) s.t.
12 Constant 'Stan' Ockers  s.t.
13 Désiré Stadsbader  s.t.
14 Frans Gielen  s.t.
15 Joseph Somers  s.t.
16 René Walschot  s.t.
17 Gustave Dillis  s.t.
18 Gaston Vandendooren  s.t.
19 Albert Hendrickx  s.t.
20 Albert Ritserveldt  s.t.
21 Albert Descamps  s.t.
22 Giuseppe 'Pino' Cerami  s.t.
23 Raymond De Smedt  5'14"
24 Joseph Van Der Elst  7'00"
25 Robert Minnaert  7'40"
26 Edward Van Dijck  s.t.
26 Frans Holbrecht  s.t.
26 André Pieters  s.t.
26 Maurice Deschacht  s.t.
26 Alphonse Van Verre  s.t.
26 Maurice De Wannemaeker  s.t.
26 Frans Leenen  s.t.