Darwin Atapuma

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Darwin Atapuma
Darwin Atapuma-TDSL2014.jpg
Atapuma at the 2014 Tour de San Luis
Personal information
Full name Jhon Darwin Atapuma Hurtado
Nickname El Puma
Born (1988-01-15) 15 January 1988 (age 27)
Túquerres, Nariño, Colombia
Height 1.67 m (5 ft 6 in)
Weight 59 kg (130 lb; 9.3 st)
Team information
Current team BMC Racing Team
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Climbing Specialist
Professional team(s)
2009–2011 Colombia es Pasión-Coldeportes
2012–2013 Colombia-Coldeportes
2014– BMC Racing Team
Major wins

Single-day races and Classics

National Road Race Championships (2008)
Infobox last updated on
01 June 2014
This name uses Spanish naming customs: the first or paternal family name is Atapuma and the second or maternal family name is Hurtado.

Jhon Darwin Atapuma Hurtado (born 15 January 1988) is a Colombian cyclist who rides for the BMC Racing Team professional cycling team.[1]

After two seasons with Colombia,[2] Atapuma left the team at the end of the 2013 season and joined the BMC Racing Team for 2014.[1] In 2015, he finished 16th of the Giro d'Italia. He was named in the start list for the 2015 Vuelta a España.[3]


6th Overall Vuelta al Ecuador
1st Stages 2 & 8
1st MaillotColombia.PNG National Road Race Championships
3rd Overall Tour de Beauce
1st Stage 3
6th Overall Coupe des nations Ville Saguenay
6th Overall Vuelta a Colombia
8th Overall Trofeu Cidade da Guarda
9th Overall Tour de l'Avenir
9th Overall Tour de l'Ain
3rd National Road Race Championships
8th Overall Giro del Trentino
1st Stage 4
9th Overall Volta a Portugal
10th Overall Vuelta a Colombia
10th Overall Giro di Padania
1st Stage 6 Tour de Pologne
6th Overall Tour of Slovenia
6th Overall Tour of Turkey
9th Overall Tour de San Luis
7th Overall Volta a Catalunya


  1. ^ a b "Darwin Atapuma signs for BMC as American team buy into Colombian climbing revolution". Sky Sports (BSkyB). 4 September 2013. Retrieved 7 September 2013. 
  2. ^ "Atapuma makes his mark on Tour of Poland's first stage". Cyclingnews.com (Future plc). 27 July 2013. Retrieved 28 July 2013. 
  3. ^ "Vuelta a España 2015". Cycling Fever. Retrieved 21 August 2015. 

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