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1970 Liège-Bastogne-Liège

56th edition: Sunday, April 17, 1970

Liège-Bastogne-Liège podium history | 1971 edition | 1969 edition |

138 starters, 36 classified finishers

Belgium, 235 km: 33.41 km/hr average speed

Roger de Vlaeminck in 1983

Roger de Vlaeminck in 1983

Complete Results:

  1. Roger de Vlaeminck (Flandria-Mars) 7hr 2min 0sec
  2. Frans Verbeeck (Geens-Watney-Diamant) @ 12sec
  3. Eddy Merckx (Faema-Faemino) s.t.
  4. Eric de Vlaeminck (Flandria-Mars) s.t.
  5. Georges Pintens (Dr. Mann-Grundig) s.t.
  6. Herman van Springel (Dr. Mann-Grundig) s.t.
  7. Willy In't Ven (Dr. Mann-Grundig) @ 4min 10sec
  8. Raymond Poulidor (Fagor-Mercier-Hutchinson) s.t.
  9. Italo Zilioli (Faema-Faemino) s.t.
  10. Lucien van Impe (Sonolor-Lejeune) s.t.
  11. Jan Krekels (Caballero-Laurens) @ 7min 45sec
  12. Arie den Hartog (Caballero-Laurens)
  13. Alain Vasseur (Bic) s.t.
  14. Daniel van Ryckeghem (Dr. Mann-Grundig) @ 9min 10sec
  15. Jos de Schoenmaecker (Dr. Mann-Grundig) @ 9min 25sec
  16. Gilbert Bellone (Sonolor-Lejeune) @ 11min 13sec
  17. Jos Van der Vleuten (Willem II-Gazelle) s.t.
  18. André Poppe (Dr. Mann-Grundig) s.t.
  19. Joseph Bruyère (Faema-Faemino) s.t.
  20. Frans Mintjens (Faema-Faemino) @ 12min 10sec
  21. Johnny Schleck (Bic) s.t.
  22. Joseph Schoeters (Peugeot-Michelin-BP) s.t.
  23. Cees Rentmeester (Caballero-Laurens) s.t.
  24. Jean-Claude Theillière (Sonolor-Lejeune) s.t.
  25. Edward Janssens (Fagor-Mercier-Hutchinson) s.t.
  26. Victor Nuelant (Willem II-Gazelle) s.t.
  27. Willy Monty (Faema-Faemino) @ 16min 45sec
  28. Willy van Neste (Dr. Mann-Grundig) s.t.
  29. Maurice Dury (Kertekamp-Magniflex-Novy) s.t.
  30. Winfried Bölke (Batavus-Continental-Alcina) s.t.
  31. Willy Van den Eynde (Geens-Watney-Diamant) s.t.
  32. Englebert Opdebeeck (Geens-Watney-Diamant) @ 17min 55sec
  33. Chris Pepels (Willem II-Gazelle) @ 18min 30sec
  34. Henk Benjamins (Caballero-Laurens) s.t.
  35. Marc Sohet (Bic) s.t.