Charles Terryn, born; Anderlecht, Belgium 1921, died; 2003.

A professional racing cyclist for 18 years, he took over his father’s cycle shop. In 1960, he became a mechanic for Carpano team, with Rik Van Looy, then on to Faema, GBC, Solo and Willem II. He had a close association with Eddy Merckx.

Updated 1.24.2021

Web site celebrating Charles Terryn's racing career

Special thanks to Chris Protopapas