Carlos Barredo

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Carlos Barredo
Barredo TDF 2010 Cambrai.JPG
Barredo at the 2010 Tour de France.
Personal information
Full name Carlos Barredo Llamazales
Born (1981-06-05) 5 June 1981 (age 33)
Oviedo, Spain
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 61 kg (9 st 8 lb)
Team information
Current team Retired
Discipline Road
Professional team(s)
Liberty Seguros
Quick Step-Innergetic
Infobox last updated on
16 July 2014

Carlos Barredo Llamazales (born 5 June 1981 in Oviedo, Asturias) is a Spanish former road racing cyclist, who competed as a professional between 2004 and 2012. He was issued a suspension for the first two months of the 2011 season in response to a fight with Rui Costa after a 2010 Tour de France stage, with Barredo claiming that Costa had ridden dangerously in the final stages of the race, but later apologising for his actions.[1]


Barredo was suspended by Rabobank on 18 October 2012 after the UCI opened proceedings for apparent violations of the Anti-Doping Rules on the basis of the information provided by the blood profile in his biological passport.[2] In December of that year, he told Spanish newspaper El Pais that he was retiring from cycling and that he was starting a new job in a café in Madrid.[3] UCI gave him a two-year sanction as a result of abnormalities in his biological passport, and he was disqualified from 26 October 2007 to 24 September 2011.[4]


1st Stage 3 Vuelta a Asturias
Polka dot jersey Three Days of De Panne
3rd GP Pino Cerami
7th Overall Eneco Tour
1st Stage 3 Tour Down Under
5th Clásica de San Sebastián
10th Overall Vuelta a Espana
5th GP Lugano
8th Overall Paris–Nice
1st Stage 5
1st Clásica de San Sebastián
1st Stage 15 Vuelta a España
9th Giro di Lombardia
2nd Clásica de San Sebastián
3rd Overall Tour of Belgium


  1. ^ "Bruyneel suspended for two months over wrong jerseys at Tour de France". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 29 October 2010. Retrieved 25 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "UCI request doping procedure against Carlos Barredo". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 18 October 2012. Retrieved 25 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Barredo retires in light of biological passport violations case". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). 25 December 2012. Retrieved 25 December 2012. 
  4. ^ UCI (10 July 2014). "UCI Doping Suspensions". 

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