Historic Overview Faustino Ruperez


Overall Rank430
NameFaustino RUPEREZ
Date of birth29-Jul-1956 - Piquera de San Esteban (Castilla Y Leon)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking


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

Giro del Piemonte 1982
Vuelta a España 1980
Vuelta a España - stages 1980 (2)


Faustino Ruperez - Scores by Season