Alfredo Bovet

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Alfredo Bovet
Personal information
Full name Alfredo Bovet
Born May 6, 1909
Cully, Switzerland
Died January 18, 1993(1993-01-18) (aged 83)
Renens, Switzerland
Team information
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
1930 Touring-Pirelli
1930 Bianchi-Pirelli
1933-1936 Bianchi
1938 Dei
1946 Olmo-Fugor
Major wins
Milan–San Remo (1932) [1]

Alfredo Bovet (Cully, Switzerland, May 6, 1909 - Renens, Switzerland, January 18, 1993) was a Swiss-born Italian cyclist. His brother Enrico Bovet was also a professional cyclist.

Cully, Switzerland Former municipality of Switzerland in Vaud

Cully is a former municipality in the Swiss canton of Vaud. It was the capital of the district of Lavaux until 2006 when it became part of the district of Lavaux-Oron. It lies on Lake Geneva.

Renens Place in Vaud, Switzerland

Renens is a municipality in the canton of Vaud, Switzerland. It is located in the district of Ouest Lausannois, and is a suburb of the city of Lausanne. It is the fourth largest city in the canton. It is considered a very multiethnic town, as more than 50% of the inhabitants are resident foreign nationals from about a hundred different countries.

Switzerland federal republic in Western Europe

Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a country situated in western, central and southern Europe. It consists of 26 cantons, and the city of Bern is the seat of the federal authorities. The sovereign state is a federal republic bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north, and Austria and Liechtenstein to the east. Switzerland is a landlocked country geographically divided between the Alps, the Swiss Plateau and the Jura, spanning a total area of 41,285 km2 (15,940 sq mi). While the Alps occupy the greater part of the territory, the Swiss population of approximately 8.5 million people is concentrated mostly on the plateau, where the largest cities are to be found: among them are the two global cities and economic centres Zürich and Geneva.

Palmares

1932
1st overall Milan–San Remo
2nd overall Tre Valli Varesine
2nd overall Great Land Price
1933
1st of stage 3, stage 9 and general classification Volta a Catalunya
1st overall Tre Valli Varesine
2nd overall Milan–San Remo
3rd Italian National Road Race Championships
4th overall Giro d'Italia
1938
3rd overall Milan–San Remo

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References

  1. "Alfredo Bovet" . Retrieved 20 September 2014.