José Herrada

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José Herrada
Jose Herrada EB08.jpg
Herrada at the 2008 Euskal Bizikleta
Personal information
Full name José Herrada López
Born (1985-10-01) 1 October 1985 (age 29)
Mota del Cuervo, Spain
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 66 kg (146 lb; 10.4 st)
Team information
Current team Movistar Team
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Amateur team(s)
2005
Enypesa Lambea
Professional team(s)
2006–2007
2008–2009
2010–2011
2012–
Viña Magna-Cropu
Contentpolis-Murcia
Caja Rural
Movistar Team
Infobox last updated on
4 January 2015
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Herrada and the second or maternal family name is López.

José Herrada Lopez (born 1 October 1985) is a Spanish professional road bicycle racer, who rides for UCI ProTeam Movistar Team.[1] His brother Jesús is also a professional cyclist, and is a member of the Movistar Team, like his brother.

Born in Mota del Cuervo, Herrada has been competing as a professional since the 2006 season, competing for the Viña Magna-Cropu, Contentpolis-Murcia and Caja Rural teams prior to joining the Movistar Team for the 2012 season.[2] Herrada made his Grand Tour début at the 2012 Giro d'Italia; during the sixteenth stage, Herrada was part of the stage-long breakaway, and ended up finishing the stage in fifth place.[3][4]

Palmarès[edit]

2005
9th Overall, Ruban Granitier Breton
2006
10th, Vuelta a Leon
2007
1st, Stage 6, Tour de l'Avenir
2nd Overall, Tour des Pyrénées
2009
3rd, Klasika Primavera
6th Overall, Vuelta a Asturias
2010
1st Overall, Cinturo de l'Emporda
1st, Stage 2
1st, Stage 5, Volta a Portugal
3rd Overall, Tour de Normandie
4th Overall, Circuito Montañés
6th Overall, Vuelta a Asturias
7th Overall, Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
8th, Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
10th, Subida al Naranco
10th, Klasika Primavera
2011
4th Overall, Route du Sud
6th Overall, Vuelta a Asturias
7th, Gran Premio de Llodio
9th, Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
10th Overall, Vuelta a Murcia
2013
5th, Klasika Primavera

Grand Tour general classification results timeline

Grand Tour 2012 2013 2014
Pink jersey Giro 44 25 23
Yellow jersey Tour
red jersey Vuelta 12 32

WD = Withdrew; In Progress = IP

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Movistar Team 2013 holds get-together". Movistar Team (Abarca Sports S.L.). 12 November 2012. Retrieved 7 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "El Movistar Team se hace con los servicios de Javi Moreno y José Herrada" [The Movistar Team is serviced by Javi Moreno and Jose Herrada]. Marca (in Spanish) (Unidad Editorial). Reuters. 21 August 2011. Retrieved 23 May 2012. 
  3. ^ Westemeyer, Susan (22 May 2012). "Izagirre triumphs in Giro stage 16 to Falzes". Cycling News (Future Publishing Limited). Retrieved 23 May 2012. 
  4. ^ Atkins, Ben (22 May 2012). "Jon Izagirre takes breakaway stage sixteen as the peloton sleeps". VeloNation (VeloNation LLC). Retrieved 23 May 2012. 

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