Historic Overview Bernardo Ruiz Navarrete

Rider

Overall Rank193
NameBernardo RUIZ NAVARRETE
Country
  Spain
Date of birth08-Jan-1925 - Orihuela (Comunidad Valenciana)
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Biography

Bernardo Ruiz Navarrete

Bernardo Ruiz Navarrete (born January 8, 1925 in Orihuela) is a Spanish former professional road bicycle racer who won the overall and climbers competition at the 1948 Vuelta a EspaƱa.

Ruiz had to race with heavy equipment because Spain was going through a depression. During World War II Spain got ahead in athletics because they were not heavily involved in the war.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1948
Vuelta a España - stages 1948 (3), 1950 (2)
Giro d'Italia - stages 1955 (1)
Tour de France - stages 1951 (2)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1951 (1)

Seasons

Bernardo Ruiz Navarrete - Scores by Season