Danilo Napolitano

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Danilo Napolitano
Danilo Napolitano (Tour de France 2007 - stage 8).jpg
Napolitano at the 2007 Tour de France
Personal information
Full name Danilo Napolitano
Born (1981-01-31) 31 January 1981 (age 33)
Vittoria, Italy
Height 1.74 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 77 kg (170 lb)
Team information
Current team Wanty-Groupe Gobert
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Professional team(s)
2004–2005 LPR-Piacenza
2006–2008 Lampre-Fondital
2009–2010 Team Katusha
2011–2012 Acqua & Sapone
2013– Accent Jobs-Wanty
Major wins
Giro d'Italia – 1 stage (2007)
Infobox last updated on
12 April 2014

Danilo Napolitano (born 31 January 1981) is an Italian professional road racing cyclist on Wanty-Groupe Gobert,[1] and is chiefly known for his sprinting abilities.

Born in Vittoria, Sicily, Napolitano turned professional in 2004 and for the 2004 and 2005 seasons he rode for the professional continental team LPR-Piacenza. For the 2006 season he moved on to the UCI ProTour squad Lampre-Fondital where his most important victories has been two stage wins in the Tour of Austria, and a stage win in the Tour Méditerranéen, and joined Team Katusha at the beginning of the 2009 season.

He lives in Provaglio di'Iseo (BS), Italy.



  1. ^ "Napolitano signs with Accent.Jobs-Wanty". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 8 November 2012. Retrieved 21 January 2013. 

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