Historic Overview Francisco Gabica

Rider

Overall Rank268
NameFrancisco GABICA
Country
  Spain
Date of birth31-Dec-1937 - Ispaster (Pais Vasco)
Date of death07-Jul-2014 - Bilbao (Pais Vasco)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Francisco Gabica

Francisco Gabicagogueascoa Ibarra (31 December 1937 – 7 July 2014) was a professional road bicycle racer between 1961 and 1972. Of his 21 professional victories, Gabica is most famous for winning the 1966 Vuelta a España besting runnerup Eusebio Velez of Spain and third-place finisher Carlos Echeverria of Spain. At the 1968 Vuelta, Gabica captured three mountainous stages to win the climbers classification.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1966
Giro d'Italia - stages 1967 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1966 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1964 (1), 1965 (2), 1968 (1)
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Seasons

Francisco Gabica - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1958 Individual 12 771
2. 1961 Kas - Royal Asport 172 247
3. 1962 Kas 773 55
4. 1963 Kas - Kaskol 908 46
5. 1964 Kas - Kaskol 1756 12
6. 1965 Kas - Kaskol 1278 23
7. 1966 Kas - Kaskol 1754 14
8. 1967 Kas - Kaskol 605 77
9. 1968 Fagor - Fargas 575 67
10. 1969 Fagor 852 46
11. 1970 Kas - Kaskol 534 95
12. 1971 Kas - Kaskol 300 154
13. 1972 Kas - Kaskol 8 480
Overall: 9527 268