Gaspar followed in his father's footsteps to become the 2nd generation of pro cyclists in his family. He went on to make a name for himself when he won the first stage of the 2016 Tour of Valencia.
How did you start racing?
My father was a professional cyclist, and the taste for the sport comes from him
How do you train for racing?
I train well: first there’s a load period, but then a few days before a race, I recover. But more importantly, I rest well.
What’s your personal style?
Jeans and a polo or t-shirt
What’s been your best result?
2016 Portuguese U23 National Time Trial Championship
Tell us about your best race
My best race was the 1st stage of the 2016 Tour of Valencia, in which I spent most of the race in the break, but got caught with 30 km to go. I attacked again with 5km to go and I won!
What do you do in your free time?
Hang out with friends