Champion of the world - 2013
On September 29, 2013, Rui Costa won the UCI Road World Championship by signing on
world champion, finishing
ahead of Joaquin Rodriguez and Alejandro Valverde and achieving a feat
unprecedented in the history of Portuguese cycling.
3x Stages Tour de France ('11, '13)
The Tour de France or simply Tour, is an annual road cycling competition held in France, staged in stages, one of the most important in the cycling calendar, in the years 2011 and 2013 Rui Costa won a total of 3 stages of this legendary round .
3x General Classification
Tour de Suisse ('12, '13 '14)
On June 22, 2014, the Tour of Switzerland again won, becoming the first cyclist to win.
this test for three consecutive
times and rising to the 3rd place in the Ranking World Tour, the best ranking ever of a Portuguese cyclist on the list
drawn up by the UCI.