Giuseppe Martinelli

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Giuseppe Martinelli
Personal information
Full name Giuseppe Martinelli
Born (1955-03-11) March 11, 1955 (age 59)
Rovato, Italy
Team information
Current team Astana
Discipline Road
Role Rider (retired)
Directeur sportif
Professional team(s)
1977
1978
1979–1980
1981
1982
1983–1984
1985
Jollyceramica
Magniflex-Torpado
San Giacomo
Santini-Selle Italia
Selle San Marco
Alfa Lum
Alpilatte-Cierre
Managerial team(s)
1986–1987
1988–1996
1997–2001
2002–2004
2005–2007
2009
2011–
Major wins
Giro d'Italia, 2 stages
Vuelta a España, 1 stage
Infobox last updated on
1 January 2014

Giuseppe Martinelli (born 11 March 1955 in Rovato) is a retired road bicycle racer from Italy, who was a professional rider from 1977 to 1985. He represented his native country at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Canada, where he won silver medal in the men's individual road race far behind Sweden's Bernt Johansson. In 2011, Martinelli became the manager of the Astana cycling team, replacing Yvon Sanquer.[1]

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