Historic Overview José Luis Rubiera

Rider

Overall Rank469
NameJosé Luis RUBIERA
Country
  Spain
Date of birth27-Jan-1973 - Gijon (Asturias)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

José Luis Rubiera

José Luis Rubiera Vigil (born 27 January 1973 in Gijón) is a Spanish former professional road bicycle racer. He last rode for the UCI ProTour team Team RadioShack.

Rubiera won his first professional race at the 1997 Giro d'Italia, winning stage 19. His climbing ability was instrumental in leading Lance Armstrong to five of his Tour de France victories, most famously leading Armstrong up the start of Alpe d'Huez in 2001. He earned an engineering degree in 2004, while balancing his race schedule and studies. He is very respected in the peloton and was elected as deputy to the cyclists' representative council of the UCI ProTour.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Giro d'Italia - stages 1997 (1), 2000 (1)
Vuelta a Murcia - stages 2008 (1)
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Seasons

José Luis Rubiera - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1995 Artiach - Chiquilin 5 712
2. 1996 Kelme - Artiach 38 527
3. 1997 Kelme - Costa Blanca 506 103
4. 1998 Kelme - Costa Blanca 603 87
5. 1999 Kelme - Costa Blanca 598 91
6. 2000 Kelme - Costa Blanca 1314 28
7. 2001 US Postal Service 778 67
8. 2002 US Postal Service 466 151
9. 2003 US Postal Service p/b Berry Floor 589 102
10. 2004 US Postal Service p/b Berry Floor 647 93
11. 2005 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 822 61
12. 2006 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 543 98
13. 2007 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 212 282
14. 2008 Astana 221 298
15. 2009 Astana 111 425
16. 2010 Team Radioshack 121 419
Overall: 7574 469