Jan Mertens (cyclist)

Jan Mertens
Personal information
Born (1904-03-02)March 2, 1904
Hoboken, Antwerp
Died June 21, 1964(1964-06-21) (aged 60)
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1926-1927 Labor-Dunlop
1928 Thomann-Dunlop
1928 Securitas
1929-1930 Alcyon-Dunlop

Jan Mertens (March 2, 1904 in Hoboken, Antwerp – June 21, 1964) was a Belgian cyclist. Professional from 1926 to 1931, he won the Tour of Flanders in 1928 and ranked fourth in the Tour de France in 1928.

Major results


3rd of Binche–Chimay–Binche


3rd of the Belgian National Road Race Championships independents


3rd of the Tour of Belgium independents


Schaal Sels-Merksem
2nd of Scheldeprijs


2nd stage of the Tour of Belgium


Tour of Flanders
3rd of Scheldeprijs
4th of the Tour de France

Results in the Tour de France[1]


  1. "Jan Mertens". Retrieved 24 May 2014.
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