Vuelta a Cuba

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Vuelta a Cuba
Race details
Date Mid-February
Region Cuba
Discipline Road
Competition UCI America Tour
Type Stage race
History
First edition 1964 (1964)
Editions 35 (as of 2010)
Final edition 2010
First winner  Sergio Martínez (CUB)
Most wins  Eduardo Alonso (CUB) (6 Wins)
Final winner  Arnold Alcolea (CUB)

The Vuelta a Cuba (English: Tour of Cuba) was a multi-day road bicycle racing stage race held annually each February in Cuba. It was held from 1964 to 2010.[1] Vuelta Ciclista a Cuba was part of the UCI America Tour, which is one of six UCI Continental Circuits sponsored by the Union Cycliste Internationale, the sport's international governing body.

Past winners[edit]

Year Winner Country Team
1964 Sergio "Pipián" Martínez  Cuba Matanzas
1965 Rodolfo Noriega  Cuba Cotorro
1966 Sergio "Pipián" Martínez (2)  Cuba Matanzas
1967 Henryk Kowalski  Poland Poland
1968 Sergio "Pipián" Martínez (3)  Cuba Cuba
1969 Sergio "Pipián" Martínez (4)  Cuba Cuba
1970 No Event
1971 Raúl Vázquez  Cuba Cuba
1972 Aldo "Búfalo" Arencibia  Cuba Cuba
1973 Leonardo Hernández  Cuba Las Villas
1974 Carlos Cardet  Cuba Cuba
1975 No Event
1976 Aldo "Búfalo" Arencibia (2)  Cuba Cuba
1977 Carlos Cardet (2)  Cuba Cuba
1978 Serguei Sujorochenkov  Soviet Union Cuba
1979 Carlos Cardet (3)  Cuba Cuba
1980 Aldo "Búfalo" Arencibia (3)  Cuba Habana
1981 Jorge A. Pérez  Cuba Cuba
1982 No Event
1983 Olaf Jentszch  East Germany Germany A
1984 Eduardo Alonso  Cuba Cuba
1985 Alexander Zinoviev  Soviet Union URSS A
1986 Eduardo Alonso (2)  Cuba Cuba A
1987 Eduardo Alonso (3)  Cuba Cuba A
1988 Eduardo Alonso (4)  Cuba Cuba
1989 Eduardo Alonso (5)  Cuba Cuba A
1990 Eduardo Alonso (6)  Cuba Cuba
1991-
1999
No Event
2000 Pedro Pablo Pérez  Cuba Cuba
2001 Pedro Pablo Pérez (2)  Cuba Cuba
2002 Filippo Pozzato  Italy Mapei-Quick Step
2003 Todd Herriot  United States UPMC Fuji
2004 Pedro Pablo Pérez (3)  Cuba Cuba
2005 Damier Martinez  Cuba Cuba A
2006 Pedro Pablo Pérez (4)  Cuba Cuba
2007 Svein Tuft  Canada Symmetrics Cycling Team
2008 Pedro Pablo Pérez (5)  Cuba Cuba
2009 Arnold Alcolea  Cuba Cuba
2010 Arnold Alcolea (2)  Cuba Cuba

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vuelta a Cuba". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 28 March 2015.