Jesús Herrada

Jesús Herrada López (born 26 July 1990) is a Spanish professional cyclist, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Cofidis.[3] His brother José Herrada is also a professional cyclist, and also competes for Cofidis.[1]

Jesús Herrada
Jesus Herrada CD 2011.jpg
Personal information
Full nameJesús Herrada Lopez
Born (1990-07-26) 26 July 1990 (age 31)
Mota del Cuervo, Spain
Height1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight72 kg (159 lb; 11 st 5 lb)
Team information
Current teamCofidis
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Amateur teams
2009ECP Continental
2010Caja Rural amateur
Professional teams
2011–2017Movistar Team
2018–Cofidis[1][2]
Major wins
Grand Tours
Vuelta a España
1 individual stage (2019)

Stage races

Tour de Luxembourg (2019)

One-day races and Classics

National Road Race Championships
(2013, 2017)
Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge (2019)

CareerEdit

He was considered one of the most promising young talents in Spanish cycling, having won the National Junior Time Trial Championships in 2007 and 2008, the Under-23 National Time Trial Championships in 2010, and the Spanish National Road Race Championships in 2013. He has the key statistics of 15 wins with 9 Grand tours and 18 classics.[4][5][6]

On 3 May 2015, Herrada won the second and last stage of the Vuelta a Asturias. He did so while helping his leader Igor Antón to a general classification victory.[7] He finished fourth in the men's road race at the 2015 European Games in Baku, after giving a lead-out to the winner Luis León Sanchez.[8] In June 2015, he won a bronze medal at the Spanish National Time Trial Championships and a bronze medal in the Spanish National Road Race Championships.[9][10]

Major resultsEdit

2007
1st   Time trial, National Junior Road Championships
2008
1st   Time trial, National Junior Road Championships
2010
1st   Time trial, National Under-23 Road Championships
6th Time trial, UEC European Under-23 Road Championships
8th Time trial, UCI Under-23 Road World Championships
2011
3rd Road race, National Road Championships
5th Overall Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
2012
1st Stage 2a Vuelta a Asturias
2013
1st   Road race, National Road Championships
2nd Overall Tour du Poitou-Charentes
1st   Young rider classification
1st   Sprints classification
1st Stage 5
5th Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
2014
1st Stage 1 Route du Sud
9th Overall Circuit de la Sarthe
9th Overall Tour de Romandie
1st   Young rider classification
9th Overall Tour du Poitou-Charentes
1st   Young rider classification
1st Stage 5
2015
2nd Overall Tour du Limousin
1st Stage 2
National Road Championships
3rd Road race
3rd Time trial
3rd Overall Vuelta a Asturias
1st   Points classification
1st Stage 2
European Games
4th Road race
9th Time trial
5th Vuelta a La Rioja
8th Overall Vuelta a Burgos
2016
1st Stage 2 Critérium du Dauphiné
2nd Overall Tour du Haut Var
2nd Overall Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
8th Overall Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
2017
National Road Championships
1st   Road race
3rd Time trial
2nd Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal
9th Overall Tour de Romandie
10th Klasika Primavera
2018
4th Road race, UEC European Road Championships
4th Overall Tour of Oman
4th Grand Prix La Marseillaise
5th Overall Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
6th Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan
8th Boucles de l'Aulne
Vuelta a España
Held   after Stages 12–13
  Combativity award Stage 20
2019
1st   Overall Tour de Luxembourg
1st   Points classification
1st Stages 3 & 4
1st Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge
1st Trofeo Campos, Porreres, Felanitx, Ses Salines
Vuelta a España
1st Stage 6
  Combativity award Stage 6
2nd Grand Prix de Plumelec-Morbihan
3rd Road race, National Road Championships
3rd Overall Tour of Oman
5th Trofeo Andratx–Lloseta
6th Overall Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana
2020
4th Grand Prix La Marseillaise
9th Overall Tour de la Provence
9th Overall Tour de l'Ain
9th Mont Ventoux Dénivelé Challenge
2021
1st Trofeo Serra de Tramuntana
2nd Road race, National Road Championships
2nd Overall Route d'Occitanie
4th Trofeo Andratx – Mirador d'Es Colomer
8th Overall Tour de Luxembourg
8th GP Miguel Induráin
9th Overall Tour de la Provence

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
  Giro d'Italia 74
  Tour de France 61 DNF 97 47 20 44 87
  Vuelta a España 21 DNF 38
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish
IP In progress

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Jesus and Jose Herrada leave Movistar for Cofidis". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 30 August 2017. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  2. ^ Bacon, Ellis (30 December 2019). "2020 Team Preview: Cofidis". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. Retrieved 1 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Cofidis". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 1 January 2021. Retrieved 1 January 2021.
  4. ^ Fran Reyes. "Herrada wins Spanish road race championship". Cycling News. Retrieved 26 June 2015.
  5. ^ "Jesus Herrada Lopez". CyclingArchives.com. Retrieved 12 July 2015.
  6. ^ Simon Knudstrup. "Herrada wins final stage in Poitou-Charentes, Voeckler." CyclingQuotes.com. Retrieved 12 July 2015.
  7. ^ Emil Axelgaard (3 May 2015). "Herrada and Anton make it a great day for Movistar in Asturias". Cycling Quotes. CyclingQuotes.com 2013. Retrieved 3 May 2015.
  8. ^ Palmer, Justin. "Spaniard Sanchez powers to road race gold in Baku", Reuters, June 21, 2015. Retrieved on 26 June 2015.
  9. ^ "Campeonato de España: Castroviejo, Izagirre y Herrada, podio". Noticias. Biciciclismo.com. 26 June 2015. Retrieved 26 June 2015.
  10. ^ "National Championships Spain - Road Race (NC)". 2015. ProcyclingStats.com. 28 June 2015. Retrieved 28 June 2015.

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