Giuseppe Faraca

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Giuseppe Faraca
Personal information
Full name Giuseppe Faraca
Born (1959-08-29)August 29, 1959
Cosenza, Italy
Died May 4, 2016(2016-05-04) (aged 56)
Team information
Discipline Road
Professional team(s)
1981–1982 Hoonved-Bottecchia
1983 Dromedario
1984 Ariostea
1986 Dromedario
Major wins

Grand Tours

Giro d'Italia
Young rider Classification (1981)

Giuseppe Faraca (August 29, 1959 – May 4, 2016) was an Italian professional cyclist.[1] He most known for winning the Young rider Classification in the 1981 Giro d'Italia. His highest finishing in the Giro d'Italia was the year he won the Young rider classification, he placed eleventh that year. He retired from cycling in 1986.[2]


  1. ^ "Cosenza in lutto, è morto Pino Faraca" (in Italian). Ottoetrenta. 4 May 2016. Archived from the original on 9 May 2016. Retrieved 4 May 2016. 
  2. ^ "Giuseppe Faraca". Retrieved 2012-07-09.