Fredy González

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This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is González and the second or maternal family name is Martínez.
Fredy González
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Personal information
Full name Freddy Excelino González Martínez
Born (1975-06-18) June 18, 1975 (age 40)
La Ceja, Colombia
Height 5 ft 3 in (160 cm)
Team information
Current team Azad University Giant Team
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Amateur team(s)
1999 Aguardiente Néctar
2009–2010 EBSA
Professional team(s)
2000–2004 Aguardiente Néctar-Selle Italia
2005 Ceramica Panaria-Navigare
2005 Relax-Fuenlabrada
2006 Selle Italia-Diquigiovanni
2007–2008 Colombia es Pasión
2011 Movistar Continental Team
2012– Azad University Cross Team
Infobox last updated on
19 January 2012

Freddy Excelino González Martínez (born 18 June 1975 in La Ceja, Colombia),[1][2] also known as Fredy González,[3][4] is a Colombian road racing cyclist. He is a two-time winner of the Mountains classification in the Giro d'Italia (one of cycling's three Grand Tours). His victories came in the 2001 and 2003 races. He also came close to winning in 2000, when he finished second to Francesco Casagrande.[3] González has a total of 34 career victories.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Freddy Excelino Gonzalez Martinez". Cyclingnews.com. Retrieved 2009-08-16. 
  2. ^ "Fredy González". Sports Reference. Retrieved 2009-08-16. 
  3. ^ a b Fabio (2009-05-08). "87th Giro d’Italia: Team Previews – Colombia-Selle Italia". Daily Peloton. Retrieved 2009-08-16. 
  4. ^ "Simoni wins Giro d'Italia". BBC Sport. 2003-06-01. Retrieved 2009-08-16. 

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