José Herrada

José Herrada Lopez (born 1 October 1985) is a Spanish professional road bicycle racer, who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam Cofidis.[4] His brother Jesús Herrada is also a professional cyclist, and also competes for Cofidis.[2]

José Herrada
2015 Tour de France team presentation, José Herrada.jpg
Herrada at the 2015 Tour de France
Personal information
Full nameJosé Herrada López
Born (1985-10-01) 1 October 1985 (age 36)
Mota del Cuervo, Spain
Height1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight66 kg (146 lb; 10.4 st)
Team information
Current teamCofidis
DisciplineRoad
RoleRider
Rider typeClimber
Amateur team
2004–2005Enypesa–El Mundo
Professional teams
2006–2007Viña Magna–Cropu
2008–2009Contentpolis–Murcia
2010–2011Caja Rural
2012–2017Movistar Team[1]
2018–Cofidis[2][3]

CareerEdit

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.[5] 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.[6][7]

He was named in the start list for the 2015 Tour de France.[8]

Major resultsEdit

2005
9th Overall Ruban Granitier Breton
2006
10th Overall Vuelta a León
2007
1st Stage 6 Tour de l'Avenir
2nd Overall Tour des Pyrénées
1st Points classification
1st Mountains classification
1st Young rider classification
2009
3rd Klasika Primavera
6th Overall Vuelta a Asturias
2010
1st   Overall Cinturó de l'Empordà
1st Stage 2
1st Stage 5 Volta a Portugal
3rd Overall Tour de Normandie
4th Overall Circuito Montañés
6th Overall Vuelta a Asturias
7th Overall Vuelta a la Comunidad de Madrid
8th Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
10th Subida al Naranco
10th Klasika Primavera
2011
4th Overall Route du Sud
6th Overall Vuelta a Asturias
7th Gran Premio de Llodio
9th Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
10th Overall Vuelta a Murcia
2013
5th Klasika Primavera
2014
1st Stage 1 (TTT) Vuelta a España
3rd Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
2015
1st Klasika Primavera
2016
3rd Circuito de Getxo
2017
3rd Circuito de Getxo
4th Prueba Villafranca de Ordizia
2019
8th Overall Vuelta a Murcia
  Combativity award Stage 5 Vuelta a España

Grand Tour general classification results timelineEdit

Grand Tour 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
  Giro d'Italia 44 25 23 62 61
  Tour de France 65
  Vuelta a España 12 32 91 57 75 26 57
Legend
Did not compete
DNF Did not finish

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Movistar Team 2013 holds get-together". Movistar Team. Abarca Sports S.L. 12 November 2012. Retrieved 7 January 2013.
  2. ^ a b "Jesus and Jose Herrada leave Movistar for Cofidis". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 30 August 2017. Retrieved 3 January 2018.
  3. ^ Bacon, Ellis (30 December 2019). "2020 Team Preview: Cofidis". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. Retrieved 1 January 2020.
  4. ^ "Cofidis". UCI.org. Union Cycliste Internationale. Archived from the original on 1 January 2021. Retrieved 1 January 2021.
  5. ^ "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.
  6. ^ Westemeyer, Susan (22 May 2012). "Izagirre triumphs in Giro stage 16 to Falzes". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. Archived from the original on 25 May 2012. Retrieved 23 May 2012.
  7. ^ Atkins, Ben (22 May 2012). "Jon Izagirre takes breakaway stage sixteen as the peloton sleeps". VeloNation. VeloNation LLC. Retrieved 23 May 2012.
  8. ^ "2015 Tour de France start list". Velo News. Retrieved 2 July 2015.

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