Historic Overview Gianluca Bortolami

Rider

Overall Rank429
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.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

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)
Driedaagse De Panne - stages 2003 (1)
Österreich-Rundfahrt - stages 1999 (2)
Tour of Britain - stages 1990 (1), 1991 (1)
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Seasons

Gianluca Bortolami - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1988 Individual 24 708
2. 1989 Individual 0 1555
3. 1990 Diana - Colnago - Animex 165 299
4. 1991 Colnago - Lampre - Sopran 526 106
5. 1992 Lampre - Colnago - Animex 323 172
6. 1993 Lampre - Polti 574 82
7. 1994 Mapei - Clas 1847 12
8. 1995 Mapei - GB - Latexco 663 66
9. 1996 Mapei - GB 562 85
10. 1997 Festina - Lotus 859 51
11. 1998 Festina - Lotus 425 141
12. 1999 Vini Caldirola - Sidermec 126 361
13. 2000 Vini Caldirola - Sidermec 243 263
14. 2001 Tacconi Sport - Vini Caldirola 912 61
15. 2002 Tacconi Sport - Emmegi 504 133
16. 2003 Vini Caldirola - So.Di 224 287
17. 2004 Lampre 123 430
18. 2005 Lampre - Caffita 170 332
Overall: 8270 429