Historic Overview Raul Alcala

Rider

Overall Rank259
NameRaul ALCALA
Country
  Mexico
Date of birth03-Mar-1964 - Monterrey (Nuevo Leon)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Raul Alcala

Raúl Alcalá Gallegos (born 3 March 1964) is a former professional road racing cyclist, who competed between 1985 and 1999 and again in 2008 and 2010. As an amateur, Alcalá competed in the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California, finishing in eleventh place and 17th with his team in the 100 km team time trial. In 1986, Alcalá became the first Mexican cyclist to compete in the Tour de France. In the 1987 Tour de France, he won the young rider classification. In both 1989 and 1990, he won a stage in the Tour de France and finished in 8th place. A capable General Classification rider Alcalá finished in the top 10 during five different Grand Tours. In 2008, Alcalá returned to professional racing by competing in the Vuelta Chihuahua. In 2010, he won the national time trial championship at the age of 46. In early 2011, he stated his intention to race at the 2011 Pan American Games, but eventually did not compete.

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Major Victories

Clasica San Sebastian 1992
Coors Classic 1987
Tour de France - stages 1990 (1)
Vuelta al Pais Vasco - stages 1991 (1)
Dauphiné Libéré - stages 1993 (2)
Coors Classic - stages 1987 (3)
More results

Seasons

Raul Alcala - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1985 7-Eleven 0 809
2. 1986 7-Eleven - Hoonved 143 312
3. 1987 7-Eleven - Hoonved 1019 29
4. 1988 7-Eleven 726 62
5. 1989 PDM - Ultima - Concorde 1326 21
6. 1990 PDM - Concorde - Ultima 1332 22
7. 1991 PDM - Concorde - Ultima 1169 32
8. 1992 PDM - Ultima - Concorde 2233 5
9. 1993 WordPerfect 1394 15
10. 1994 Motorola 464 110
Overall: 9806 259