Koldo Fernández

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Koldo Fernández
Koldo Fernandez - Critérium du Dauphiné 2012 - Prologue (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Full name Koldo Fernández de Larrea
Born (1981-09-13) 13 September 1981 (age 32)
Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 71 kg (157 lb)
Team information
Current team Garmin-Sharp
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Amateur team(s)
2000-2001 Saunier Duval–Mapei
Professional team(s)
2004–2011
2012–
Euskaltel-Euskadi
Garmin-Barracuda[1]
Major wins
Circuito de Getxo (2009)
Tour de Vendée (2010)
Infobox last updated on
2 January 2014

Koldo Fernández de Larrea (born 13 September 1981) is a Spanish professional road racing cyclist who rides for UCI ProTeam Garmin-Sharp.[2][3] In 2004, Fernández turned professional with the Euskaltel-Euskadi squad, and remained with the team until the end of 2011.[3] Born in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, Fernández currently resides Zurbano, Basque Country, Spain.[3]

Palmarès[edit]

Sources:[4][5][6]

2006
5th, Overall, Vuelta a Mallorca
10th, Circuito de Getxo
2007
1st, Stage 7, Tirreno–Adriatico
4th, Overall, Vuelta a Mallorca
6th, Trofeo Calvia
2008
Vuelta a Murcia
1st, Jersey green.svg Points classification
1st, Stage 5
1st, Tour de Vendée
1st, Stage 5, Vuelta a Castilla y León
1st, Stage 2, Euskal Bizikleta
1st, Stage 3, Vuelta a Burgos
2nd, Circuito de Getxo
4th, Clasica de Almeria
4th, Gran Premio de Llodio


2009
1st, Circuito de Getxo
1st, Stage 1, Vuelta a Burgos
1st, Stage 2, Volta ao Algarve
5th, Vattenfall Cyclassics
5th, Overall, Vuelta a Mallorca
6th, Gent–Wevelgem
2010
1st, Stage 1, Vuelta a Burgos
1st, Tour de Vendée
2nd, Overall, Tour de Picardie
2nd, Overall, Vuelta a Mallorca
2nd, Trofeo Magaluf-Palmanova
3rd, National Road Race Championships
9th, Circuito de Getxo
2011
2nd, National Road Race Championships
8th, Trofeo Magaluf-Palmanova
2012
2nd, National Road Race Championships

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Pink jersey Giro WD 135 WD
Yellow jersey Tour DSQ
golden jersey Vuelta 134 94 139 134 WD

Withdrew = WD; Disqualified = DSQ; In Progress = IP.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Nigel Wynn (18 November 2011). "Garmin-Cervelo's 2012 squad unveiled". Cycling Weekly (London, England: IPC Media). Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Garmin-Sharp (GRS) – USA". UCI World Tour (Aigle, Vaud: Union Cycliste Internationale). Retrieved 2 January 2014. 
  3. ^ a b c "Koldo Fernández at Garmin-Sharp". Garmin-Sharp (Boulder, Colorado: Slipstream Sports LLC). 28 December 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  4. ^ "Koldo Fernández at Cycling Archives". Cycling Archives. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 
  5. ^ "Koldo Fernández at Cycling Base". Cycling Base. Retrieved 6 January 2013. 
  6. ^ "Koldo Fernández at Cycling Quotient". Cycling Quotient. Retrieved 7 March 2013. 

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