Ricardo Mestre

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Ricardo Mestre
Personal information
Full nameRicardo Jorge Mestre Correia
Born (1983-09-11) 11 September 1983 (age 36)
Castro Marim, Portugal
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight58 kg (128 lb; 9 st)
Team information
Current teamW52–FC Porto
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider type
  • Breakaway specialist
  • Climber
Amateur team(s)
2002–2004CC Tavira
Professional team(s)
2005–2012Duja–Tavira
2013Euskaltel–Euskadi
2014Efapel–Glassdrive
2015Tavira
2016–W52–FC Porto–Porto Canal
Major wins
Stage races
Volta a Portugal (2011)
Troféu Joaquim Agostinho (2011, 2012)

Ricardo Jorge Mestre Correia (born 11 September 1983) is a Portuguese professional road bicycle racer, who currently rides for UCI Professional Continental team W52–FC Porto.[1]

Mestre joined Efapel–Glassdrive for the 2014 season. Prior to that, he rode for Euskaltel–Euskadi, which folded at the end of the 2013 season.[2]

Major results[edit]

2006
Volta a Portugal
1st Mountains classification
1st Young rider classification
1st Stage 6
2010
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall GP do Minho
2nd Overall Tour of Bulgaria
1st Stage 6
8th Overall Volta a Portugal
2011
1stJersey yellow.svg Overall Troféu Joaquim Agostinho
1st Stage 1
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Volta a Portugal
1st Stage 7
7th Overall Tour of Bulgaria
2012
1st Jersey yellow.svg Overall Troféu Joaquim Agostinho
1st Stage 3
2018
3rd Overall Vuelta a Asturias
1st Stage 3
10th Overall Vuelta Ciclista Comunidad de Madrid
2019
2nd Road race, National Road Championships

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Presentata la rosa della W52-FC Porto: sedici i corridori, sei i nuovi acquisti" [The W52-FC Porto team has been announced: sixteen riders, six new signings]. Cicloweb.it (in Italian). Cicloweb. 1 January 2019. Retrieved 28 January 2019.
  2. ^ "Ricardo Mestre perto da Efapel-Glassdrive" [Ricardo Mestre next to Efapel-Glassdrive]. A Bola (in Portuguese). Sociedade Vicra Desportiva. 24 October 2013. Retrieved 15 December 2013.

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