Historic Overview Jose Vicente Garcia Acosta

Rider

Overall Rank1244
NameJose Vicente GARCIA ACOSTA
Country
  Spain
Date of birth04-Aug-1972 - San Sebastian (Pais Vasco)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Biography

Jose Vicente Garcia Acosta

José Vicente García Acosta (born August 4, 1972 in San Sebastián) is a former Spanish professional road bicycle racer. He rode his entire career for the team currently known as the Movistar Team. In his career, he won a stage of the Tour de France, two stages in the Vuelta a España and the Grand Prix Eddy Merckx with Abraham Olano. He completed the Vuelta 14 times.

García Acosta retired after the 2011 season, having spent 17 years in the pro ranks with the same team, albeit racing under different sponsorship names. After filling several different staff duties during the Giro d'Italia and the Vuelta a España in 2012, Garcia Acosta was named Directeur Sportif ("Director Deportivo") of Movistar beginning in the 2013 season.

source - Wikipedia

Badges

2

Major Victories

Tour de France - stages 2000 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1997 (1), 2002 (1)
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Seasons

Jose Vicente Garcia Acosta - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1994 Banesto 0 1086
2. 1995 Banesto 0 891
3. 1996 Banesto 27 576
4. 1997 Banesto 363 156
5. 1998 Banesto 463 121
6. 1999 Banesto 311 192
7. 2000 Banesto 404 170
8. 2001 iBanesto.com 138 391
9. 2002 iBanesto.com 413 164
10. 2003 iBanesto.com 285 238
11. 2004 Illes Balears - Banesto 388 173
12. 2005 Illes Balears - Caisse d'Epargne 229 262
13. 2006 Caisse d'Epargne - Illes Baleares 322 196
14. 2007 Caisse d'Epargne 96 487
15. 2008 Caisse d'Epargne 212 306
16. 2009 Caisse d'Epargne 140 376
17. 2010 Caisse d'Epargne 70 563
18. 2011 Movistar Team 70 616
Overall: 3931 1244