Mikel Landa

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Mikel Landa
Mikel Landa - Critérium du Dauphiné 2012 - Prologue (cropped).jpg
Personal information
Full name Mikel Landa Meana
Born (1989-12-13) 13 December 1989 (age 24)
Murgia, Spain
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight 60 kg (130 lb)
Team information
Current team Astana
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Professional team(s)
2009–2010
2011–2013
2014–
Orbea Continental
Euskaltel-Euskadi[1]
Astana
Infobox last updated on
1 January 2014

Mikel Landa Meana (born 13 December 1989) is a professional Spanish road cyclist, currently riding for Astana.[2]

After three years with the Euskaltel-Euskadi squad, Landa will leave the team at the end of the 2013 season – due to its disestablishment – to join Astana.[2]

Palmarès[edit]

2010
10th Overall Ronde de l'Isard
5th Overall Tour de l'Avenir
2011
19th Overall Vuelta a Burgos
1st Jersey red.svg Mountains classification
1st Stage 5
2012
2nd GP Miguel Indurain
2013
2nd Overall Vuelta a Asturias
1st Points classification
2nd Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
6th Overall Vuelta a Burgos
6th Clásica de San Sebastián

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Basque Country's Euskaltel present UCI World Tour team". EITB (EiTB Group). 23 October 2012. Retrieved 5 January 2013. "The Basque backbone remains with Samuel Sanchez, Igor Anton, Ion Izagirre, Mikel Landa, Gorka Izagirre, Pello Bilbao, Mikel Astarloza and Mikel Nieve." 
  2. ^ a b Corsi, Luca (10 August 2013). "Mikel Landa, al Astana" [Mikel Landa, to Astana]. El Diario Vasco (in Spanish) (Grupo Vocento). Retrieved 10 August 2013. 

External links[edit]

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