Franco Chioccioli

Franco Chioccioli
Personal information
Full nameFranco Chioccioli
Born (1959-08-25) 25 August 1959 (age 58)
Castelfranco di Sopra, Italy
Team information
Current teamRetired
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeAll-rounder
Professional team(s)
1982Selle Italia - Chinol
1983Vivi - Benotto
1984Murella-Rossin
1985Fanini-Wührer
1986Ecoflam - Jolly - BFB
1987Gis Gelati
1988-1991Del Tongo
1992-1993GB-MG Maglificio
1994Mercatone Uno-Medeghini
Major wins

Grand Tours

Tour de France
1 stage
Giro d'Italia
general classification (1991)
Young rider classification (1983)
8 stages

Franco Chioccioli (born 25 August 1959 in Castelfranco di Sopra) is a former Italian professional road racing cyclist. The highlight of his career was his overall win in the 1991 Giro d'Italia.

Career achievements

Major results

1983
Giro d'Italia:
Jersey white.svg Winner Young rider classification
1984
Coppa Agostoni
Giro del Trentino
1985
Giro del Friuli
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 14
9th place overall classification
1986
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 8
6th place overall classification
1987
Trofeo dello Scalatore
1988
Giro d'Italia:
Winner stage 6
5th place overall classification
1989
Sesto Fiorentino
Giro d'Italia:
5th place overall classification
1990
Memorial Nencini
Giro d'Italia:
6th place overall classification
1991
Coppa Sabatini
Firenze
Grazer Altstadt
Giro d'Italia:
Jersey pink.svg Winner overall classification
Winner stages 15, 17 and 20
1992
Euskal Bizikleta
Tour de France:
Winner stage 15
Criterium d'Abruzzo
Giro d'Italia:
3rd place overall classification
Winner stage 20

Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 1982 1983 1984 1985 1986 1987 1988 1989 1990 1991 1992 1993 1994
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 25 15 24 9 6 14 5 5 6 1 3 19 46
A yellow jersey Tour de France 16 42
A red jersey Vuelta a España
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish