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Alberto Minetti

Full name: Alberto Minetti
Gender: Male
Height: 5-11 (181 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: May 18, 1957 in Ceva, Cuneo, Italy
Country: ITA Italy
Sport: Cycling

Biography

As an amateur, Alberto Minetti won the 1979 Settimana Ciclistica Bergamasca and the 1980 Giro delle Regioni, considered an amateur version of the Giro d’Italia. Minetti joined the professional peloton a few months after the Moskva Olympics. He finished 25th in his first important race, the 1981 Milano-Sanremo, in a race won by [Fons De Wolf], who had been fourth in the individual road race at the 1976 Montréal Olympics. Minetti then placed 23rd in the 1981 Giro d’Italia. On 10 August 1981 he was the victim of a serious training accident that ended his short career as a cyclist.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 23 Moskva Cycling Men's Road Race, Individual Italy ITA AC DNF
1980 Summer 23 Moskva Cycling Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial Italy ITA 5

Men's Road Race, Individual

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1980 Summer 23 Moskva Cycling Italy Final Standings AC DNF

Men's 100 kilometres Team Time Trial

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T
1980 Summer 23 Moskva Cycling Italy ITA Final Standings 5 2-04:36.2
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