Domingo Perurena

Domingo Txomin Perurena Telletxea (born 15 December 1943) is a Basque former professional road racing cyclist. He is most famous for winning the overall mountains classification of 1974 Tour de France. He also finished second at the 1975 Vuelta a España and won a total of 12 stages in this race.[1]

Domingo Perurena
Domingo Perurena c1973.jpg
Personal information
Full nameDomingo Perurena Telletxea
NicknameTxomin
Born (1943-12-15) 15 December 1943 (age 77)
Oiartzun, Spain
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber specialist
Sprinter
Professional teams
1966-1969Fagor
1970-1978KAS
1979Teka
Major wins
Tour de France King of the Mountains (1974)
Vuelta a España, 12 stages
Vuelta a España, Points classification (1972, 1974)

Major resultsEdit

1965
1st Vuelta a Cantabria
2nd   Team time trial, UCI Road World Championships
9th Overall Tour de l'Avenir
1st Stage 8
1966
1st Stage 18 Vuelta a España
1st Subida al Naranco
2nd GP Pascuas
5th Overall Vuelta a Andalucía
9th Overall Euskal Bizikleta
1st Stage 4
1967
1st   Overall Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme
1st Stages 3 & 5
1st Stage 2 Vuelta a España
Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st Stages 4 & 7
1st Trofeo Juan Fina
3rd Trofeo Masferrer
4th Overall Euskal Bizikleta
1st Stage 3
7th Gran Premio Fedrácion Catalana de Ciclismo
1968
1st Stage 10 Vuelta a España
1st Stage 3 Volta a Catalunya
1st Stage 2 Euskal Bizikleta
1st Stage 3 Vuelta Ciclista a La Rioja
1st GP Pascuas
1st Trofeo Juan Fina
1st Barcelona-Andorra
7th Overall Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme
1st Stage 6
1969
1st Stage 4 Vuelta a España
Vuelta Ciclista a La Rioja
1st Stages 2 & 3b
1st Stage 7 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st GP Pascuas
1st Clasica de Sabiñánigo
9th Overall Tour of the Basque Country
1st Stage 5b (ITT)
1970
1st Stage 5 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st Stage 2 Tour de Picardie
1st Stage 2a Vuelta Ciclista a La Rioja
1st Trofeo Elola
2nd Clasica de Sabiñánigo
3rd GP Pascuas
5th Overall Tour of the Basque Country
1st Stage 4
10th Overall Vuelta a los Valles Mineros
1971
1st Stage 6 Giro d'Italia
1st Stage 4 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st Stage 3 Vuelta a Mallorca
1st GP Pascuas
1st Klasika Primavera
1st GP Villafranca de Ordizia
1st Trofeo Masferrer
2nd Grand Prix de Valence
2nd Clasica de Sabiñánigo
3rd Overall Volta a Catalunya
1st Stages 1 & 2
3rd Road race, National Road Championships
3rd Druivenkoers Overijse
4th Overall Vuelta a Cantabria
1st Stages 1a, 1b, 4 & 6
1972
1st   Overall Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st Stage 3
1st Overall GP Leganes
Tour of the Basque Country
1st Stages 4 & 5
Vuelta a Asturias
1st Stages 2, 3 & 5a
1st GP Villafranca de Ordizia
1st Stage 2b Vuelta a los Valles Mineros
1st Stage 3 Tour de la Nouvelle France
2nd Grand Prix de Valence
2nd Road race, National Road Championships
3rd Overall Vuelta a Cantabria
1st Stages 1a, 3 & 5
5th Overall Volta a Catalunya
1st Stages 1, 2a & 3
6th Overall Vuelta a España
1st   Points classification
1st Stages 3 & 10
7th Milan-San Remo
10th Overall Vuelta a Andalucía
1st Stages 4 & 5
1973
1st   Road race, National Road Championships
1st   Overall Volta a Catalunya
1st Stages 1 & 5
1st Stage 13 Vuelta a España
1st Stage 7 Tour de Suisse
Vuelta a Mallorca
1st Stages 2 & 3
1st Stage 5 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st Stage 1 Vuelta a Cantabria
1st Trofeo Elola
1st GP Navarra
2nd Grand Prix de Valence
3rd Overall Tour of the Basque Country
1st Stages 3 & 5
3rd Overall GP Leganes
9th Overall Vuelta a Andalucía
1974
1st Stage 4 Vuelta a Aragon
1st Stage 1a Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
1st Stage 2a Vuelta a Asturias
1st   Mountains classification Tour de France
1st GP Pascuas
1st Trofeo Masferrer
2nd Klasika Primavera
2nd GP Navarra
3rd Overall Volta a Catalunya
1st Stages 1 & 3a
4th Overall Tour of the Basque Country
1st Stages 1, 2, 3 & 4a
5th Overall Vuelta a España
1st   Points classification
1st Stages 5 & 7
8th Road race, UCI Road World Championships
1975
1st   Road race, National Road Championships
1st Stage 7a Giro d'Italia
Vuelta a Cantabria
1st Stages 3a & 4
1st Stage 4 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st Stage 5 Ronde van Nederland
1st Stage 3 GP Leganes
1st Trofeo Masferrer
1st Clasica de Sabiñánigo
2nd Overall Vuelta a España
1st Stage 13
2nd GP Pascuas
3rd GP Navarra
5th Overall Volta a Catalunya
1st Prologue & Stages 1a & 6
5th Overall Vuelta a Andalucía
1st Stages 2 & 3
7th Overall Setmana Catalana de Ciclisme
1st Stage 5
1976
1st Overall GP Leganes
1st Stage 4 Tour of the Basque Country
1st Stage 1 Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st Stage 2a Vuelta a Cantabria
1st GP Pascuas
1st GP Villafranca de Ordizia
1st Trofeo Elola
3rd Overall Vuelta a Asturias
1st Stages 3 & 6a
8th Overall Volta a Catalunya
1977
1st Grand Prix de Valence
2nd Overall Vuelta Ciclista a La Rioja
3rd Overall Vuelta a Andalucía
4th Overall Vuelta a España
5th Road race, UCI Road World Championships
5th GP Navarra
6th GP Pascuas
6th GP Leganes
7th Overall Vuelta a Asturias
8th Overall Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
1st Stage 3
1978
Vuelta a España
1st Stages 7 & 19a
1st GP Pascuas
1st Klasika Primavera
2nd Grand Prix de Valence
8th Overall Costa del Azahar

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Domingo Perurena Telletxea. cyclingarchives.com

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