Gonzalo Aja

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Gonzalo Aja
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Personal information
Full name Gonzalo Aja Barquín
Born (1946-06-13) June 13, 1946 (age 71)
Matienzo, Spain
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber
Professional team(s)
1970-1972 Karpy
1973-1975 Kas-Kaskol
1976 Teka
1977 Teka-Campagnolo
1978-1979 Novostil-Helios
Major wins
1971 1 Vuelta a Cantabria GC, 1972 1 Subida a Arrate GC, 1967 1 Vuelta a Valenciana GC, 1 Vuelta Ciclista a Levante GC

Gonzalo Aja Barquín (Matienzo, Cantabria, 13 June 1946) was a Spanish professional road bicycle racer. In the 1974 Tour de France, Aja was the first cyclist on the Col du Tourmalet and the Mont Ventoux, and finished on the 5th place of the general classification.

Palmarès[edit]

1971
Vuelta a Cantabria
1974
Santona
Tour de France:
5th place overall classification
1976
Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1977
Santona

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