Historic Overview Igor Gonzalez de Galdeano

Rider

Overall Rank568
NameIgor GONZALEZ DE GALDEANO
Country
  Spain
Date of birth01-Nov-1973 - Vitoria Gasteiz (Pais Vasco)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Igor González de Galdeano Aranzabal (born 1 November 1973 in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country) is a Spanish former professional road bicycle racer and most recenetly, the team manager of UCI ProTeam Euskaltel–Euskadi. Following a promising start to his career at Vitalicio Seguros, where he finished the 1999 Vuelta a España in second place, González de Galdeano became a key rival of Lance Armstrong in the middle of his Tour de France supremacy. In the 2002 Tour de France, González de Galdeano wore the yellow jersey for seven days and in the 2003 Vuelta a España wore the gold jersey for one day. At an average speed of 55.17 km/h, González de Galdeano also holds the record for the fastest stage win in the Vuelta a España, a feat which earned him the nickname Speedy González.

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Major Victories

Tirreno - Adriatico - stages 1999 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1999 (2), 2001 (1)
G.P. du Midi-Libre - stages 2002 (1)
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Seasons

Igor Gonzalez de Galdeano - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1994 Euskadi - Petronor 0 1202
2. 1995 Euskadi - Orbea 28 525
3. 1996 Euskadi 45 488
4. 1997 Euskadi 192 240
5. 1998 Euskaltel - Euskadi 139 303
6. 1999 Vitalicio Seguros - Grupo Generali 1168 32
7. 2000 Vitalicio Seguros - Grupo Generali 443 146
8. 2001 O.N.C.E. - Eroski 1468 16
9. 2002 O.N.C.E. - Eroski 1657 14
10. 2003 O.N.C.E. - Eroski 605 95
11. 2004 Liberty Seguros 530 105
12. 2005 Liberty Seguros - Wurth Team 115 447
Overall: 6390 568