Aitor González

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Aitor González
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Personal information
Full name Aitor González Jiménez
Nickname Terminaitor
Born (1975-02-27) 27 February 1975 (age 42)
Zumárraga, Spain
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber
Professional team(s)
1998 Avianca-Telecom
1999-2002 Kelme–Costa Blanca
2003-2004 Fassa Bortolo
2005 Euskaltel–Euskadi
Major wins

Grand Tours

Vuelta a España
General classification (2002)
3 stages
Giro d'Italia
3 stages
Tour de France
1 stage

Stage Races

Tour de Suisse
General classification (2005)

Aitor González Jiménez (born 27 February 1975 in Zumárraga, Gipuzkoa) is a former Spanish professional road bicycle racer. He turned professional in 1998 with Avianca-Telecom; his last team was Euskaltel-Euskadi. He won the 2002 Vuelta a España with Kelme after attacking his teammate leading the race. He won the 2005 Tour de Suisse. He also won three stages of the 2002 Vuelta a España, two of the 2002 Giro d'Italia, one of the 2003 Giro d'Italia and one of the 2004 Tour de France. He retired in 2006 after being implicated in the Operacion Puerto doping affair.[1]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

1st Stage 2 Volta ao Algarve
1st Stage 3 Tour du Limousin
1st Overall, Vuelta a Murcia
1st Stage 5
6th Overall, Giro d'Italia
1st Stage 8 Giro d'Italia
1st Stage 19 Giro d'Italia
Jersey gold.svg 1st Overall, Vuelta a España
1st Stage 8 Vuelta a España
1st Stage 10 Vuelta a España
1st Stage 21 Vuelta a España
1st ACP criterium
1st Giro della Provincia di Reggio Calabria
1st Stage 15 Giro d'Italia
1st Stage 14 Tour de France
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Tour de Suisse
1st Stage 9

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 6 19 DNF
A yellow jersey Tour de France DNF DNF 45
A red jersey Vuelta a España 1 DNF DNF DNF
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Aitor González remarks on Fuentes". Future plc. 13 December 2006. Retrieved 31 May 2013. 

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