Historic Overview Alvaro Pino

Rider

Overall Rank308
NameAlvaro PINO
Country
  Spain
Date of birth17-Aug-1956 - Punteareas (Galicia)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

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.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1986
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya 1987
Vuelta a España - stages 1981 (1), 1986 (1), 1988 (2), 1989 (1)
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya - stages 1987 (2)
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Seasons

Alvaro Pino - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1981 Colchon CR - Campagnolo 135 292
2. 1982 Zor - Helios - Gemeaz Cusin 616 75
3. 1983 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin - Rossin 858 52
4. 1984 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin 50 443
5. 1985 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin 1056 30
6. 1986 Zor - BH 1861 10
7. 1987 BH 646 76
8. 1988 BH 1961 7
9. 1989 BH 1473 14
10. 1990 Seur 249 217
11. 1991 Seur - Otero 70 450
Overall: 8975 308