José Herrada

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José Herrada
2015 Tour de France team presentation, José Herrada.jpg
Herrada at the 2015 Tour de France
Personal information
Full name José Herrada López
Born (1985-10-01) 1 October 1985 (age 31)
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 Viña Magna-Cropu
2008–2009 Contentpolis-Murcia
2010–2011 Caja Rural
2012– Movistar Team
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.

Career[edit]

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]

He was named in the start list for the 2015 Tour de France.[5]

Career achievements[edit]

Major results[edit]

Grand Tour general classification results timeline[edit]

Grand Tour 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
A pink jersey Giro d'Italia 44 25 23 62
A yellow jersey Tour de France 65
A red jersey Vuelta a España 12 32 91
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

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. 
  5. ^ "2015 Tour de France start list". Velo News. Retrieved 2 July 2015. 

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