Jose-Maria Jimenez was born on February 6, 1971. He died on December 6, 2003
In the Vuelta a Espana, the Spanish rider won the Mountains Jersey four times, the Points Jersey once, plus he also stood on the podium another time.
Jimenez won the Mountains Jersey four times in the Vuelta a Espana, in 1997, 1998, 1999, and 2001.
Jimenez also won the Points Jersey in the 2001 Vuelta a Espana. He also won the Mountains Jersey that same year in the race.
In addition, Jimenez was 3rd in the 1998 Vuelta a Espana behind Abraham Olano of Spain and Fernando Escartin of Spain.