Historic Overview Gianluca Bortolami

Rider

Overall Rank428
NameGianluca BORTOLAMI
Country
  Italy
Date of birth28-Aug-1968 - Locate Triulzi (Lombardia)
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Biography

Gianluca Bortolami (born 28 August 1968) is an Italian former professional road racing cyclist. Bortolami's greatest feats was capturing the monumental classic Tour of Flanders in 2001 and winning the 1994 UCI Road World Cup season championship. He is the namesake of Bortolami's Pizzeria in Vancouver, Washington.

Bortolami was born in Locate di Triulzi, province of Milan. He competed in the road race at the 1988 Summer Olympics. He turned professional in 1990 and rode for Lampre. He finished 75th in the 2002 Tour de France, 46th in the 1997 Tour, 13th in the 1994 Tour with one stage win, and 73rd in the 1993 Tour. He was tested positive for cortisone in 2003 during Three Days of De Panne. He was suspended for six months by the Italian cycling federation.

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Badges

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Major Victories

Ronde van Vlaanderen 2001
Meisterschaft von Zürich 1994
Giro del Piemonte 1997
Giro di Romagna 2002, 2004
G.P. Bruno Beghelli / Milano - Vignola 2002
Giro del Veneto 1994
Wincanton Classic 1994
G.P. de Fourmies 2002
Tour de France - stages 1994 (1)
Tour de Romandie - stages 1992 (1)
Tour de Suisse - stages 2001 (1)
Tour de Belgique - stages 2004 (1)
Driedaagse De Panne - stages 2003 (1)
Österreich-Rundfahrt - stages 1999 (2)
Tour of Britain - stages 1990 (1), 1991 (1)
Tour DuPont - stages 1995 (1)
Vuelta a Galicia - stages 1997 (1)
More results

Seasons

Gianluca Bortolami - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1988 Individual 24 719
2. 1989 Individual 70 484
3. 1990 Diana - Colnago - Animex 168 298
4. 1991 Colnago - Lampre - Sopran 522 108
5. 1992 Lampre - Colnago - Animex 323 177
6. 1993 Lampre - Polti 593 81
7. 1994 Mapei - Clas 1862 12
8. 1995 Mapei - GB - Latexco 677 64
9. 1996 Mapei - GB 565 87
10. 1997 Festina - Lotus 864 51
11. 1998 Festina - Lotus 429 143
12. 1999 Vini Caldirola - Sidermec 141 352
13. 2000 Vini Caldirola - Sidermec 242 273
14. 2001 Tacconi Sport - Vini Caldirola 922 61
15. 2002 Tacconi Sport - Emmegi 509 135
16. 2003 Vini Caldirola - So.Di 239 282
17. 2004 Lampre 123 444
18. 2005 Lampre - Caffita 171 337
Overall: 8444 428