José Pesarrodona

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José Pesarrodona
José Pesarrodona - Tour 1976.jpg
Personal information
Full name José Pesarrodona
Born (1946-02-01) February 1, 1946 (age 68)
Sant Salvador de Guardiola, Spain
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Major wins
1976 Vuelta a España
Infobox last updated on
April 7, 2009

José Pesarrodona Altimi (born Sant Salvador de Guardiola, 1 February 1946) is a former Spanish professional road bicycle racer who raced during the 1970s. Pesarrodona won the 1976 Vuelta a España ahead of Luis Ocaña and Jose Nazabal of Spain. Two years later at the 1978 Vuelta a España, he finished second to Bernard Hinault of France.

Major achievements[edit]

1972
8th, Overall, Vuelta a España
14th, Overall, Giro d'Italia
1973
4th, Overall, Vuelta a España
4th, Overall, Giro d'Italia
1974
29th, Overall, Tour de France
1975
18th, Overall, Vuelta a España
34th, Overall, Tour de France
1976
Jersey gold.svg1st, Overall, Vuelta a España
1st, 1 stage, Tour de Suisse
11th, Overall, Tour de France
1977
8th, Overall, Vuelta a España
1978
2nd, Overall, Vuelta a España
1979
18th, Overall, Vuelta a España

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