Historic Overview Alvaro Pino


Overall Rank305
NameAlvaro PINO
Date of birth17-Aug-1956 - Punteareas (Galicia)
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Alvaro Pino

Álvaro Pino Couñago (born 17 August 1956) is a former professional road racing cyclist from Galicia who raced between 1981 through 1991 and is most famous for winning the overall title at the 1986 Vuelta a España over favorites Robert Millar from Great Britain, Laurent Fignon from France and Sean Kelly from Ireland. The following year, Pino captured the 1987 Volta a Catalunya and at the 1988 Vuelta, Pino won two stages and the King of the Mountains jersey. In all, he won five stages over his career at the Vuelta a España.

From 2007 through 2010, Pino worked as a directeur sportif for Spanish professional continental team Xacobeo-Galicia.

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Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1986
Vuelta a España - stages 1981 (1), 1986 (1), 1988 (2), 1989 (1)
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