1973 Volta a Catalunya

The 1973 Volta a Catalunya was the 53rd edition of the Volta a Catalunya cycle race and was held from 12 September to 19 September 1973. The race started in Amposta and finished in Lleida.[2] The race was won by Domingo Perurena.

1973 Volta a Catalunya
Race details
Dates12–19 September 1973
Stages7 + Prologue
Distance1,215.9[1] km (755.5 mi)
Winning time35h 10' 12"
Results
  Winner  Domingo Perurena (ESP)
  Second  Jesús Manzaneque (ESP)
  Third  Antonio Martos (ESP)
← 1972
1974 →

General classificationEdit

Final general classification[3]
Rank Rider Time
1   Domingo Perurena (ESP) 35h 10' 12"
2   Jesús Manzaneque (ESP) + 6"
3   Antonio Martos (ESP) + 10"
4   Luis Ocaña (ESP) + 19"
5   Wladimiro Panizza (ITA) + 44"
6   José Antonio Pontón Ruiz (ESP) + 1' 18"
7   Miguel María Lasa (ESP) + 1' 19"
8   José Pesarrodona (ESP) + 1' 19"
9   Agustín Tamames (ESP) + 1' 58"
10   Hennie Kuiper (NED) + 2' 05"

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Tour of Catalonia (Pro Tour)". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 23 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Volta Ciclista a Catalunya 1973". Cycling Fever. Retrieved 23 February 2018.
  3. ^ "1973 Volta Ciclista a Catalunya". First Cycling. Retrieved 23 February 2018.