Historic Overview José Luis Rubiera

Rider

Overall Rank523
NameJosé Luis RUBIERA
Country
  Spain
Date of birth27-Jan-1973 - Gijon (Asturias)
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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)

Seasons

José Luis Rubiera - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1995 Artiach - Chiquilin 5 712
2. 1996 Kelme - Artiach 38 526
3. 1997 Kelme - Costa Blanca 505 100
4. 1998 Kelme _Costa Blanca 589 84
5. 1999 Kelme - Costa Blanca 587 91
6. 2000 Kelme - Costa Blanca 1298 29
7. 2001 US Postal Service 759 67
8. 2002 US Postal Service 403 168
9. 2003 US Postal Service p/b Berry Floor 459 134
10. 2004 US Postal Service p/b Berry Floor 381 166
11. 2005 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 628 88
12. 2006 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 480 114
13. 2007 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 202 289
14. 2008 Astana 122 460
15. 2009 Astana 101 451
16. 2010 Team Radioshack 133 402
Overall: 6690 523