1960 Vuelta a España

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1960 Vuelta a España
Race details
Dates 29 April – 15 May
Stages 17
Distance 3,567 km (2,216 mi)
Winning time 103h 05' 57"
Winner  Franz De Mulder (BEL) (Groene Leeuw)
Second  Armand Desmet (BEL) (Groene Leeuw)
Third  Miguel Pacheco Font (ESP) (Licor 43)

Jersey awarded to the points classification winner Points  Arthur De Cabooter (BEL) (Groene Leeuw)
Mountains  Antonio Karmany (ESP) (KAS)
Sprints  Vicente Iturat (ESP) (Ferrys)

The 15th Vuelta a España (Tour of Spain), a long-distance bicycle stage race and one of the 3 grand tours, was held from April 29 to May 15, 1960. It consisted of 17 stages covering a total of 3,567 km, and was won by Franz De Mulder of the Groene Leeuw cycling team.[1] Arthur De Cabooter won the points classification and Antonio Karmany won the mountains classification.


Final General Classification

Rank Rider Team Time
1 Belgium Franz De Mulder Groene Leeuw 103h 05' 57s
2 Belgium Armand Desmet Groene Leeuw a 15' 21s
3 Spain Miguel Pacheco Font Licor 43 a 19' 24s
4 Spain Antonio Karmany Kas a 22' 03s
5 Spain Juan Campillo Kas a 29' 50s
6 Spain Fernando Manzaneque Faema a 31' 58s
7 Spain Salvador Botella Faema a 32' 58s
8 Spain Benigno Aspuru Kas a 35' 08s
9 Spain Jesús Loroño Majestad a 38' 11s
10 Belgium Arthur De Cabooter Groene Leeuw a 44' 42s
11 Spain Antonio Suarez Faema
12 Belgium Andre Messelis Groene Leeuw
13 Spain Rene Marigil Ferrys
14 France Antonin Rolland Margnat-Rochet
15 Spain Carmelo Morales Kas
16 Belgium Alfons Sweeck Groene Leeuw
17 Spain José Gomez Del Moral Groene Leeuw
18 Spain Angel Guardiola
19 France Joseph Aure Margnat-Rochet
20 Spain José Segu Soriano Kas
21 Spain Jesus Galdeano Faema
22 Spain Manuel Santiago Licor 43
23 Spain Antonio Bertran Faema
24 Belgium Constant De Keyser Groene Leeuw


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