Eddy Merckx: The Greatest Cyclist of All Time

Merckx 525

Merckx 525 is a unique collection of exclusive photographs, including some that even I had not seen before. It is the only work authorized by me ... and the first truly complete record of my accomplishments.” —Eddy Merckx.

Merckx 525 is now available in bookstores, bike shops, and online. See more from the book at velopress.com/Merckx.

Giro d'Italia

First overall win, Giro d'Italia, 1978.

(Photonews, Belgium)


Piazza della Signoria

Piazza della Signoria, Florence, Italy.

(Presse Sports, France)


Mexico City

World hour record, Mexico City, 1972.

(Presse Sports, France)


Eddy Merckx

Young Eddy Merckx.

(Collection Micheline Merckx)


Dauphine Libere

Dauphine Libere, 1975.

(Presse Sports, France)


Paris

Nice, Paris, 1967.

(Presse Sports, France)


With Ward Janssens

With Ward Janssens, autumn 1974.

(Het Laatste Nieuws/Aldo Tonnoir, Belgium)


Tour of Lombardy

Tour of Lombardy, 1971.

(Olycom, Italy)


1972

An early-morning workout, 1972.

(Het Laatste Nieuws)

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