Dario Frigo

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Dario Frigo
Tour de france 2005 10th stage mpk 04.jpg
Personal information
Full name Dario Frigo
Born (1973-09-18) September 18, 1973 (age 43)
Saronno, Italy
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 66 kg (146 lb)
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type All rounder
Professional team(s)
1996–1999 Saeco
2000–2001 Fassa Bortolo
2002 Vini Caldirola
2003–2005 Fassa Bortolo
Major wins
Tour de France, 1 stage
Giro d'Italia, 2 stages
Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme (2003)
Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana (2003)
Züri-Metzgete (2002)
Paris–Nice (2001)
Tour de Romandie (2001, 2002)

Dario Frigo (born September 18, 1973 in Saronno, Italy) is a former professional road bicycle racer.


In the 2005 Tour de France when, lying 52nd overall racing for Fassa Bortolo, he was arrested before stage 11 after French police found ten doses of EPO in his wife's car. His greatest successes have come in one-week stage races such as Paris–Nice, the Tour de Romandie, the Catalan Week and the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana.

Major results[edit]

1996 - Saeco
1997 - Saeco
1998 - Saeco
1999 - Saeco-Cannondale
Hofbrau Cup
2000 - Fassa Bortolo
2001 - Fassa Bortolo
Tour de Romandie
Giro d'Italia - Stage 15
2002 - Vini Caldirola
Italy National Time-Trial Champion
Tour de Romandie
Subida a Urkiola
Tour de France - Stage 17
2003 - Fassa Bortolo
Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme
Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
Giro d'Italia - Stage 18
2004 - Fassa Bortolo
2005 - Fassa Bortolo

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