Julien Delbecque was a professional cyclist from 1924 to 1933. The greatest successes of his career were victories in two cycling classics : in 1925 he won the Tour of Flanders and in 1926 Paris – Roubaix . He also won the Circuit de Champagne in 1926 , finished third in Brussels-Paris and second in Bordeaux-Paris . Twice, in 1926 and 1927, he was Belgian runner-up in road racing . In 1928 he took second place in the Tour of Belgium and third place in Rund um Köln .
Once, in 1929 , Delbecque started the Tour de France , but gave up after the 14th stage. He also took part in five six-day races, in which he finished two third places in 1924. His nickname was Potter (Miser) because he was considered extremely economical.
- Julien Delbecque in the Radsportseiten.net database
- Julien Delbecque in the Tour de France database(French / English )
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||Belgian cyclist|
|DATE OF BIRTH||September 1, 1903|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Harelbeke|
|DATE OF DEATH||October 22, 1977|
|Place of death||Kortrijk|