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19th Liege-Bastogne-Liege 1929 (Belgium)

By Barry Boyce, CyclingRevealed Historian

Rainy Day Victory for Schepers

Rising Belgian star braved a cold Ardennes rain to win his first Liege-Bastogne-Liege championship.

L-B-L May 9, 1929
231 Km

1. Alphonse SCHEPERS (Bel) 8h45'25"

2. Gustave Hombroeckx (Bel)

3. Maurice Raes (Bel)

Starters: 32
Finishers: 20
Average Speed: 26.280 km/h

L-B-L 1928

L-B-L 1930

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