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Historic Overview Dalmacio Langarica Lizasoain

Rider

Overall Rank1050
NameDalmacio LANGARICA LIZASOAIN
Country
  Spain
Date of birth05-Dec-1919 - Ochandiano (Euskadi/Pais Vasco)
Date of death24-Jan-1985 - Basauri (Euskadi/Pais Vasco)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Dalmacio Langarica Lizasoain (5 December 1919 – 24 January 1985) was a Spanish professional road racing cyclist during the 1940s and 1950s and a directeur sportif in the 1970s.

Langarica rode to victory over 23 stages and across 3,797 km (2,359 mi) to win the sixth edition of his country's Grand Tour, the 1946 Vuelta a España. He was accompanied to the podium by runner-up Julián Berrendero, third place Jan Lambrichs, fourth place Manuel Costa and defending champion Delio Rodríguez in fifth place.

At the 1948 Vuelta, Langarica tried desperately to best eventual winner Bernardo Ruiz but suffered a bad fall during the stage between A Coruña and Ourense. He ended finishing fourth overall and second in the climbers classification.

After finishing his competitive cycling career, Langarica became a directeur sportif, including serving as manager for the all-Spaniard cycling team, KAS, which included Francisco Galdós, who finished in 8th place (the highest finish of a Spaniard at the 1970 Tour de France).

source - Wikipedia

Badges

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Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1946
Vuelta a Guipúzcoa 1945
G.P. Vizcaya 1945
Vuelta a España - stages 1946 (5), 1948 (3)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1944 (1), 1948 (1), 1950 (1)
Vuelta a Valencia - stages 1944 (1)
Euskal Bizikleta - stages 1952 (1)
Vuelta a Guipúzcoa - stages 1945 (1)
Circuito del Norte - stages 1945 (1)
More results

Seasons

Dalmacio Langarica Lizasoain - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1943 Individual 145 133
2. 1944 Gallastegui 532 10
3. 1945 Gallastegui 526 21
4. 1946 Galindo - Tabay 1356 8
5. 1947 Insecticidas Z.Z. 231 196
6. 1948 Insecticidas Z.Z. 1197 21
7. 1949 Peugeot - Dunlop 65 481
8. 1950 Academico 201 272
9. 1951 Paloma - Duralca 278 162
10. 1952 Torpado 17 810
11. 1953 Individual 264 168
12. 1954 Feru 219 210
13. 1955 Mariotas 0 1590
Overall: 5031 1050