1947 Vuelta a España

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1947 Vuelta a España
Race details
Dates 12 May - 5 June
Stages 24
Distance 3,893 km (2,419 mi)
Winning time 132h 27' 00"
Winner  Edouard Van Dyck (BEL)
Second  Manuel Costa (ESP)
Third  Delio Rodríguez (ESP)

Jersey awarded to the points classification winner Points  Delio Rodríguez (ESP)
Mountains  Emilio Rodríguez (ESP)

The 7th Vuelta a España (Tour of Spain), a long-distance bicycle stage race and one of the 3 grand tours, was held from May 12 to June 5, 1947. It consisted of 24 stages covering a total of 3,893 km, and was won by Edouard Van Dyck.[1] Emilio Rodríguez won the mountains classification.


Final General Classification

Rank Rider Team Time
1 Belgium Edouard Van Dyck 132h 27' 00s
2 Spain Manuel Costa a 2' 14s
3 Spain Delio Rodríguez a 11' 04s
4 Spain Emilio Rodríguez a 25' 55s
5 Spain Joaquim Olmos a 39' 55s
6 Spain Julián Berrendero a 40' 30s
7 Italy Domenico Pedrali a 52' 58s
8 Italy Felix Adriano a 1h 00' 09s
9 Belgium Henri Renders a 1h 04' 30s
10 Spain José Perez De Las Heras a 1h 18' 55s
11 Netherlands Frans Pauwels
12 Spain Pedro Font
13 Spain José Lahoz
14 Spain Vicente Carretero
15 Spain José Antonio Landa
16 Netherlands Charles Van De Voorde
17 Spain Senen Blanco
18 Spain Joaquim Jiménez
19 Spain José Escolano
20 Spain Arturo Ponte
21 Spain Andres Moran
22 Italy Bruno Bertolucci
23 Spain Alejandro Fombellida
24 Spain José Casorran
25 Spain Martin Mancisidor


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