Valentín Uriona

Valentín Uriona Lauciriga (29 August 1940 - 30 July 1967) was a Spanish professional road racing cyclist. He died in 1967 after he crashed during Spanish Road Championships in Sabadell.

Valentín Uriona
Personal information
Full nameValentín Uriona Lauciriga
Born(1940-08-29)29 August 1940
Muxika, Spain
Died30 July 1967(1967-07-30) (aged 26)
Sabadell, Spain
Team information
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Professional teams
1961–1962Funcor-Munguia
1963–1966Kas–Kaskol
1967Fagor
Major wins
Dauphiné Libéré (1964)
Milano–Torino (1964)
Vuelta a España, 2 stages

Major ResultsEdit

1962
1st, Stage 9, Milk Race
1st, Stage 1A, Volta a Catalunya
1963
1st, GP Llodio
1st, Stage 7, Vuelta a España
1st, Stage 7b, Volta a Catalunya
1964
1st, Milano–Torino
1st, Overall, Critérium du Dauphiné Libéré
1st, Stage 8, Volta a Catalunya
1965
1st, Stages 1 and 8, Volta a Catalunya
1966
  Spain Hill Climb Championship
1st, Stage 4, Vuelta a España

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