Jan Hruška (born 4 February 1975) is a former professional road bicycle racer from the Czech Republic, who turned professional in 1996.

Jan Hruška
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Personal information
Full nameJan Hruška
Born (1975-02-04) 4 February 1975 (age 46)
Uničov, Czechoslovakia
Team information
Current teamRetired
RoleRider
Professional teams
1996Husqvarna - Z.V.V.Z.
1997ZVVZ - Giant - AIS
1998–1999ZVVZ–DLD
2000Vitalicio Seguros
2001–2005ONCE–Eroski
20063 Molinos Resort
2007Relax–GAM
Major wins
Grand Tours
Giro d'Italia
2 individual stages (2000)
Vuelta a España
1 TTT stage (2003)

Stage Races

Clásica Internacional de Alcobendas (2006)

DopingEdit

Hruska entered the 2000 Summer Olympics, but was removed after testing for a doping product.[1]

Major resultsEdit

1996
10th Overall Peace Race
1998
3rd Time trial, National Road Championships
6th Overall Herald Sun Tour
1999
1st   Time trial, National Road Championships
2nd Overall Vuelta a Rioja
2nd Overall Tour de Beauce
3rd Overall Herald Sun Tour
1st Stage 5
2000
2nd Overall Tirreno-Adriatico
Giro d'Italia
1st Prologue & Stage 20 (ITT)
Held   after Prologue
2002
1st Stage 5 Volta ao Algarve
2nd Overall Vuelta a Murcia
3rd Circuito de Getxo
8th Overall Tirreno-Adriatico
9th Overall Circuit Cycliste de la Sarthe
2003
1st Stage 3 Vuelta a Rioja (ITT)
1st Stage 1 Volta a Catalunya (TTT)
1st Stage 1 Vuelta a España (TTT)
2nd Overall Vuelta a Murcia
2004
3rd Overall Deutschland Tour
6th Overall Vuelta a Aragon
9th Overall Vuelta a Castilla y Leon
2005
7th Overall Tour de Pologne
2006
1st   Overall Clásica Internacional de Alcobendas
1st   Points classification
1st Stage 3 (ITT)
4th Overall Vuelta a Murcia
5th Overall Volta ao Distrito de Santarém
2007
7th Overall Vuelta a Castilla y Leon
9th Overall Volta ao Alentejo
2008
2nd Time trial, National Road Championships

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Roll of dishonour". www.rediff.com. Retrieved 2016-07-19.

External linksEdit