Monday, September 24, 2012

Hector Tiberghien

Hector Tiberghien racing on a velodrome.

Hector Tiberghien (1890-1951) was a Belgian racing cyclist. His professional career was from 1911 to 1914 and from 1919 to 1924. World War I interrupted his racing years mid stream. In 1919 Tibergien won Paris- Tours. He participated in the Tour de France 8 times. He finished in the top 10 places overall in general classification in the Tour de France 5 times. His best Tour de France finish was a 4th place finish during the 1923 edition.

Hector Tiberghien

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