Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil Spain

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

08 Jun 1985

Height

1.78m

Weight

76kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Sport Guides

CYCLING - ROAD

Jose Joaquin Rojas Gil 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.