Historic Overview José Luis Rubiera Vigil

Rider

Overall Rank392
NameJosé Luis RUBIERA VIGIL
Country
  Spain
Date of birth27-Jan-1973 - Gijon (Asturias)
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Biography

José Luis Rubiera Vigil

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.

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Badges

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Major Victories

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

José Luis Rubiera Vigil - Scores by Season


Year Team Score Rank
1. 1995 Artiach - Chiquilin 5 887
2. 1996 Kelme - Artiach 57 482
3. 1997 Kelme - Costa Blanca 624 90
4. 1998 Kelme - Costa Blanca 732 74
5. 1999 Kelme - Costa Blanca 696 84
6. 2000 Kelme - Costa Blanca 1510 24
7. 2001 US Postal Service 998 54
8. 2002 US Postal Service 670 86
9. 2003 US Postal Service p/b Berry Floor 805 63
10. 2004 US Postal Service p/b Berry Floor 645 96
11. 2005 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 838 61
12. 2006 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 553 101
13. 2007 Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team 216 285
14. 2008 Astana 222 305
15. 2009 Astana 113 438
16. 2010 Team RadioShack 123 435
Overall: 8807 392