Mariano Martínez (cyclist)

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Mariano Martínez
MARIANO MARTINEZ 14 07 1980 TOUR DE FRANCE.jpg
Personal information
Full name Mariano Martínez
Born (1948-09-20) 20 September 1948 (age 69)
Burgos, Spain
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climber
Professional team(s)
1971 Hoover-De Gribaldy
1972 Van Cauter-Magniflex-de Gribaldy
1973 Gan-Mercier
1974 Sonolor-Gitane
1975 Gitane-Campagnolo
1976 Lejeune-BP
1977 Flandria-Velda
1978 Jobo-Spidel
1979–1981 La Redoute-Motobécane
1982 Individual
Major wins
Tour de France, 2 stages
:King of the Mountains (1978)

Mariano Martínez (born 20 September 1948 in Burgos) is a French former professional road racing cyclist. He won the King of the Mountains competition in 1978 Tour de France. Although he was born in Spain, he became a naturalized French citizen in 1963.

Major results[edit]

1972
Tour de France:
6th place overall classification
1974
Tour de France:
8th place overall classification
1978
Lamballe
Tour de France:
Winner stage 11
Jersey polkadot.svg Winner Mountains classification
10th place overall classification
1980
Tour de France:
Winner stage 17

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