Luis Felipe Laverde

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Laverde and the second or maternal family name is Jimenez.
Luis Felipe Laverde
Luis Felipe Laverde 2012.jpg
Personal information
Full name Luis Felipe Laverde Jimenez
Born (1979-07-06) July 6, 1979 (age 35)
Urrao, Colombia
Height 1.69 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 63 kg (139 lb)
Team information
Current team Coldeportes-Claro
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climbing specialist
Amateur team(s)
2001
Polisportiva Autolelli
Professional team(s)
2002
2003–2004
2005–2008
2009–2011
2012
2013–
Mobilvetta Design
Formaggi Pinzolo Fiavè
Ceramica Panaria-Navigare
Colombia es Pasión-Coldeportes
Colombia-Coldeportes
Coldeportes-Claro
Major wins
Giro d'Italia, 2 stages
Infobox last updated on
23 June 2013

Luis Felipe Laverde Jimenez (born 6 July 1979 in Urrao) is Colombian professional road bicycle racer for Coldeportes-Claro, having left the Colombia-Coldeportes team.[1] His best results are two stage victories in the Giro d'Italia, in 2006 and 2007.

Major victories[edit]

2001
Pan American Champion U23
2003
Stage 4, Settimana Ciclistica Lombarda
2006
Stage 14, Giro d'Italia
2007
Stage 6, Giro d'Italia
GP Nobili Rubinetterie
2011
3rd, Giro dell'Appennino
2013
6th Overall, Vuelta a Colombia

Teams[edit]

  • 2002 – Mobilvetta Design-Formaggi Trentini
  • 2003 – Formaggi Pinzolo Fiavè-Ciarrocchi Immobiliare
  • 2004 – Formaggi Pinzolo Fiavè
  • 2005 – Ceramica Panaria-Navigare
  • 2006 – Ceramica Panaria-Navigare
  • 2007 – Ceramica Panaria-Navigare

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