José Antonio Villanueva

José Antonio Villanueva Trinidad (born 3 February 1979 in Madrid) is a Spanish track cyclist. Villanueva specialises in the sprint disciplines, where at world championships level he was won a silver medal in keirin and a bronze and a silver medal in team sprint.

José Antonio Villanueva
Personal information
Full nameJosé Antonio Villanueva Trinidad
Born (1979-02-03) 3 February 1979 (age 41)
Madrid, Spain
Height1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight76 kg (168 lb; 12.0 st)
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeSprinter

PersonalEdit

In 2013, he was awarded the silver Real Orden al Mérito Deportivo.[1]

CyclingEdit

ParalympicsEdit

He competed and medaled at the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London.[1]

PalmarèsEdit

Date Placing Event Competition Location Country
23 May 1999 3 Team sprint[N 1] World Cup Mexico City   Mexico
21 May 2000 1 Team sprint[N 1] World Cup Moscow   Russia
28 May 2000 1 Team sprint[N 1] World Cup Cali   Colombia
16 July 2000 2 Keirin World Cup Turin   Italy
28 October 2000   Team sprint[N 1] World Championships Manchester   United Kingdom
25 May 2001 3 Sprint World Cup Cali   Colombia
12 August 2001 1 Keirin World Cup Mexico City   Mexico
25 September 2002   Keirin World Championships Ballerup   Denmark
31 May 2002 3 Keirin World Cup Moscow   Russia
21 June 2002 1 Team sprint[N 1] World Cup Cali   Colombia
23 June 2002 1 1 km time trial World Cup Cali   Colombia
16 February 2003 1 Team sprint[N 1] World Cup Moscow   Russia
July 2003 1 1 km time trial National championships Valencia   Spain
July 2003 1 Sprint National championships Valencia   Spain
26 May 2004   Team sprint[N 1] World Championships Melbourne   Australia
15 February 2004 3 Team sprint[N 1] World Cup Moscow   Russia
14 May 2004 2 Keirin World Cup Sydney   Australia
15 May 2004 2 Sprint World Cup Sydney   Australia
10 December 2004 3 Keirin World Cup Los Angeles   United States
8 January 2005 3 Sprint World Cup Manchester   United Kingdom
6 November 2005 3 Team sprint[N 1] World Cup Moscow   Russia
18 February 2006 1 Sprint National championships   Spain
19 February 2006 3 Keirin National championships   Spain
  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i The other riders on the squad were José Antonio Escuredo and Salvador Melia

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "El paralímpico extremeño Enrique Floriano recibe la Medalla de la Real Orden al Mérito Deportivo" (in Spanish). Region Digital. 29 October 2013. Retrieved 21 November 2013.

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