Historic Overview Faustino Rupérez

Rider

Overall Rank510
NameFaustino RUPÉREZ
Country
  Spain
Date of birth29-Jul-1956 - Piquera de San Esteban (Castilla Y Leon)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Faustino Rupérez Rincón (born 29 July 1956 in Piquera de San Esteban, Soria) is a retired Spanish professional road racing cyclist who raced between 1979 and 1985. Ruperez is most famous for capturing the overall title at the 1980 Vuelta a España.

In addition, he won the 1981 Volta a Catalunya and finished third overall at the 1984 Tour of the Basque Country behind Sean Kelly and Julián Gorospe.

Since retiring from competitive cycling, Rupérez has served as a directeur sportif for the Spanish national team.

source - Wikipedia

Major Victories

Vuelta a España 1980
Giro del Piemonte 1982
Volta Ciclista a Catalunya 1981
Vuelta a Burgos 1981
Vuelta a España - stages 1980 (2)
Vuelta a Burgos - stages 1981 (1)
More results

Seasons

Faustino Rupérez - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1979 Moliner - Vereco 621 73
2. 1980 Zor - Vereco - Campagnolo 1480 22
3. 1981 Zor - Helios - Novostil 979 48
4. 1982 Zor - Helios - Gemeaz Cusin 1458 18
5. 1983 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin - Rossin 1514 16
6. 1984 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin 791 51
7. 1985 Zor - Gemeaz Cusin 404 136
Overall: 7247 510