Burgos BH

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Burgos BH
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Team information
UCI codeBBH
RegisteredSpain
Founded2006 (2006)
DisciplineRoad
Status
Key personnel
Team manager(s)Julio Izquierdo
Team name history
2006–2007
2008
2009
2010–2011
2012–2013
2014–
Viña Magna–Cropu
Burgos Monumental
Burgos Monumental–Castilla y León
Burgos 2016–Castilla y León
Burgos BH–Castilla y Leon
Burgos BH

Burgos BH (UCI team code: BBH) is a UCI Professional Continental cycling team based in Spain.[1] The team was founded in 2006 under the name of "Viña Magna-Cropu".

Doping[edit]

In December 2017, David Belda was given a four-year ban after testing positive for EPO.[2]

In July 2018, Igor Merino tested positive for growth hormone in a sample taken during June.[3]

In November 2018, Ibai Salas was handed a four-year doping ban for violations of the biological passport programme.[4] As a result of this third anti-doping violation in the past 12 months, the team faces a potential suspension ranging between 15 and 45 days.

Major wins[edit]

Team roster[edit]

As of 4 August 2018.[5][6][7]
Rider Date of birth
 Jetse Bol (NED) (1989-09-08) 8 September 1989 (age 29)
 Óscar Cabedo (ESP) (1994-11-12) 12 November 1994 (age 24)
 Jorge Cubero (ESP) (1992-11-06) 6 November 1992 (age 26)
 Jesús Ezquerra (ESP) (1990-11-30) 30 November 1990 (age 28)
 Angel Fuentes[N 1] (ESP) (1996-11-05) 5 November 1996 (age 22)
 Adrián González (ESP) (1992-09-13) 13 September 1992 (age 26)
 Silvio Herklotz (GER) (1994-05-06) 6 May 1994 (age 24)
 Victor Langellotti (MON) (1995-06-07) 7 June 1995 (age 23)
 Daniel López (ESP) (1994-01-21) 21 January 1994 (age 24)
 José Mendes (POR) (1985-04-24) 24 April 1985 (age 33)
Rider Date of birth
 Igor Merino (ESP) (1990-10-16) 16 October 1990 (age 28)
 James Mitri (NZL) (1999-02-28) 28 February 1999 (age 19)
 Gabriel Pons[N 2] (ESP) (1997-09-04) 4 September 1997 (age 21)
 Álvaro Robredo (ESP) (1993-04-03) 3 April 1993 (age 25)
 Diego Rubio (ESP) (1991-06-13) 13 June 1991 (age 27)
 Ibai Salas (ESP) (1991-07-04) 4 July 1991 (age 27)
 Nícolas Sessler (BRA) (1994-04-29) 29 April 1994 (age 24)
 Jordi Simón (ESP) (1990-09-06) 6 September 1990 (age 28)
 Pablo Torres (ESP) (1987-11-27) 27 November 1987 (age 31)
  1. ^ Fuentes joined the team on 1 August, as a stagiaire.
  2. ^ Pons joined the team on 1 August, as a stagiaire.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "18 WorldTour and 27 Professional Continental teams in 2018". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 24 December 2017. Retrieved 1 January 2018.
  2. ^ http://www.uci.org/inside-uci/press-releases/uci-statement-on-uci-professional-continental-team-burgos-bh
  3. ^ http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/burgos-bhs-igor-merino-suspended-for-growth-hormone/
  4. ^ http://www.cyclingnews.com/news/salas-handed-long-term-ban-for-bio-passport-offence/
  5. ^ "Burgos-BH ready for move into Pro-Continental ranks". Cyclingnews.com. 5 October 2017. Retrieved 6 January 2018.
  6. ^ "Cabedo e González al Burgos-BH, Olaberria annuncia il ritiro" [Cabedo and González to Burgos-BH, Olaberria announces retirement]. Cicloweb.it (in Italian). Cicloweb. 6 November 2017. Retrieved 6 January 2018.
  7. ^ "James Mitri: el ciclista más joven del pelotón llega al Burgos" [James Mitri: the youngest cyclist in the peloton arrives at Burgos]. Diario AS (in Spanish). Ignacio Díez, Promotora de Informaciones, S.A. 30 January 2018. Retrieved 31 January 2018.

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