Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa Portugal

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

05 Oct 1986

Height

1.83m

Weight

68kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

CYCLING - ROAD

Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa competed in CYCLING - ROAD

Did you know?

  • The men’s Road Race is approximately 250km long, while the women race over 140km. In both races all competitors start together.
  • For the shorter Time Trial (44km for men, 29km for women), the riders start 90 seconds apart, and the winner is the rider with the fastest time over the course.
  • The road races start and end in The Mall while the time trials will begin and end at historic Hampton Court Palace in south-west London.
  • Road cycling has appeared at every Olympic Games since 1912, when Rudolph ‘Okey’ Lewis of South Africa won the time trial.
  • A total of 212 cyclists will take part in the road races at London 2012.

Results for Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa

Date Event Rank Mark
28 Jul Men's Road Race Final, Road Race 13 5:46:05

Head to Head

Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa vs Mark Cavendish

Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa

Rui Alberto Faria Da Costa Portugal flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

5:46:05 Men's Road Race

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

68kg

Age

27

Mark Cavendish

Mark Cavendish One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results

5:46:37 Men's Road Race

Height

1.75m (5'9")

Weight

69kg

Age

29

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