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22 Mrz 1967 Lucca, Italy
Super Mario / Re Leone
189 cm / 79 kg 6'2'' / 173 Pfund
Mann

Mario Cipollioni was a legend of the pro peloton for his sprinting ability. Tall and handsome, with long, almost silver hair, he was very popular in Italy and engendered several nicknames – The Lion King (Il Re Leone), Super Mario, and Cipo. He turned professional in 1989 and raced to April 2005, although he returned briefly in 2008. He was the fastest sprinter in the peloton throughout his career, and one of the fastest ever. His sprinting prowess brought him multiple stage wins in multi-day events but his difficulty in the mountains often caused him to abandon before the finish....

Mario in Zahlen

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Olympische Spiele
Olympische Spiele
Medaillen
Goldmedaille: Silbermedaille: Bronzemedaille:
  • Atlanta
    Atlanta 1996
    Spiele
    Ergebnisse
    Sportart
    Wettbewerb
    Atlanta
    Atlanta 1996
    • 82
      Cycling
      Road Race, Individual