Wolfgang Steinmayr, 1975 Tour of Austria Mountains Jersey

$450.00

A wonderful authentic mountains jersey from the 1975 Tour of Austria.

The Tour of Austria, or Internationale Österreich Rundfahrt as it is also known, is a stage race held in Austria.  From 1949 until 1995 it was an amateur race and in 1996 it became a professional race.

Austrian rider Wolfgang Steinmayr won the race 4 times in 1972, 1973, 1975 and 1976.  With four wins he still holds the record for the most wins of the Tour of Austria.

Steinmayr had a very successful 1975 Tour of Austria.  He not only won the overall race, but he also won the mountains classification,  Stage 9,  and placed top 5 in both the points and sprint categories.

This jersey was purchased directly from the Augusto Gotti family and was part of the collection in the legendary Bar Augusto in Villa d’Alme, Italy.  Bar Augusto was a key host to professional and amateur cycling teams from the 1960s through the 1980s.

Size: 2

Chest: 34 inches / 86 cm  (17 inches / 43 cm measured armpit to armpit)

Length: 27 in / 68 cm

Maker: Bayer, Textilfaser, Dralon

100% Polyacryl

Please Note: This jersey hung on the wall of Bar Augusto for many years and has “Bar Patina” from being exposed to smoke, dust, etc.

Each jersey is one of a kind, please look carefully at the photos to determine condition.

Only 1 left in stock

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Each jersey is one of a kind, please look carefully at the photos to determine condition.

 

Additional information

Weight2 lbs