Historic Overview Federico Martín Bahamontes

Rider

Overall Rank148
NameFederico MARTÍN BAHAMONTES
Country
  Spain
Date of birth09-Jul-1928 - Val de San Lorenzo (Toledo)
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Biography

Federico Martín Bahamontes

Federico Martín Bahamontes, born Alejandro Martín Bahamontes (pronounced [feðeˈɾiko maɾˈtin βa.a.ˈmon.tes]; born 9 July 1928), is a Spanish former professional road racing cyclist. He won the 1959 Tour de France and a total of 11 Grand Tour stages between 1954-1965. He won a total of 9 mountain classifications and was the first cyclist to complete a "career triple" by winning the mountain classification in all three Grand Tours. Following his retirement, Bahamontes ran a bicycle and motorcycle shop and was named the best climber in the history of the Tour de France by a panel organised by L'Équipe in 2013.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

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Major Victories

Vuelta a Asturias 1955
Clásica de los Puertos 1955
Nice - Mont Agel 1954, 1961
Monte Carlo - Mont Agel 1955, 1961
Tour de France 1959
Tour du Sud-Est 1965
Giro d'Italia - stages 1958 (1)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1962 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1955 (2)
Tour de Suisse - stages 1959 (2)
Vuelta a Asturias - stages 1953 (1), 1955 (1)
G.P. du Midi-Libre - stages 1964 (1)
Vuelta a Valencia - stages 1957 (1)
Tour de France - stages 1958 (2), 1959 (1), 1962 (1), 1963 (1), 1964 (2)
Vuelta a España - stages 1957 (1), 1959 (1), 1960 (1)
Euskal Bizikleta - stages 1955 (1)
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Seasons

Federico Martín Bahamontes - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1951 Individual 21 688
2. 1952 Individual 5 1048
3. 1953 Splendid 278 156
4. 1954 Splendid - D'Alessandro 697 61
5. 1955 Terrot - Hutchinson 833 53
6. 1956 Faema - Guerra - Van Hauwaert 1819 10
7. 1957 Saint Raphaël - R. Geminiani - Dunlop - Quinquina 1113 33
8. 1958 Faema - Guerra - Clément 1748 16
9. 1959 Tricofilina - Coppi 2334 6
10. 1960 Faema 306 174
11. 1961 VOV 600 98
12. 1962 Margnat - Paloma - D'Alessandro 1157 35
13. 1963 Margnat - Paloma - Dunlop 1858 11
14. 1964 Margnat - Paloma - Dunlop 1302 26
15. 1965 Margnat - Paloma - Inuri - Dunlop 468 113
Overall: 14539 148