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|Briek Schotte on the Muur 1952|
Alberic "Briek" Schotte (1919 - 2004) was professional road racing cyclist. He was better known by his nick name of "Iron Briek" given to him for his stength and stamina.
After retirement in 1959, he was a team coach for 30 years, mostly for Flandria . He died on the day of the 2004 Ronde van Vlaanderen. The commentators during the race said "God must have been one of Briek's greatest fans".