Paolo Longo Borghini

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Paolo Longo Borghini
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Longo Borghini at the 2007 Euskal Bizikleta.
Personal information
Full name Paolo Longo Borghini
Nickname Caterpillar[1]
Born (1980-12-10) 10 December 1980 (age 34)
Asiago, Italy
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 1 12 in)
Weight 76 kg (168 lb)
Team information
Current team Cannondale
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
2004
2005
2006
2007–2009
2010
2011–2014
Major wins
GP Nobili Rubinetterie (2006)
Infobox last updated on
22 June 2014

Paolo Longo Borghini (born 10 December 1980 in Asiago) is an Italian professional road bicycle racer, currently riding for the UCI ProTeam Cannondale.[2] He formerly rode for ISD-NERI, and Barloworld.

Longo Borghini is the son of three time cross country skiing Olympian Guidina Dal Sasso.[1] His younger sister Elisa Longo Borghini is also a racing cyclist.[3]

Palmarès[edit]

2001
3rd Trophée des Alpes de la Mer
2006
1st GP Nobili Rubinetterie
7th Giro del Veneto
2007
8th Overall Tour Down Under
9th GP Industria & Artigianato di Larciano
2008
5th Grand Prix de Denain

Grand Tour General Classification Results Timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Pink jersey Giro 111 108 67 99
Yellow jersey Tour 123 WD 125
red jersey Vuelta 89 101

WD = Withdrew; IP = In Progress

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External links[edit]

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