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
Discipline Road
Role Rider (retired)
Professional team(s)
2004 Vini Caldirola
2005 Barloworld
2006 Ceramica Flaminia-Bossini Docce
2007–2009 Barloworld
2010 ISD-NERI
2011–2014 Liquigas-Cannondale
Major wins
GP Nobili Rubinetterie (2006)
Infobox last updated on
22 June 2014

Paolo Longo Borghini (born 10 December 1980 in Asiago) is a retired Italian professional road bicycle racer.

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.[2]

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
4th Stage 3 Tour de France

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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