Historic Overview Jose Vicente Garcia Acosta

Rider

Overall Rank1338
NameJose Vicente GARCIA ACOSTA
Country
  Spain
Date of birth04-Aug-1972 - San Sebastian (Pais Vasco)
ContemporiesView Contemporary Ranking

Jose Vicente Garcia Acosta - Scores by Season


Seasons

YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1994 Banesto 0 1052
2. 1995 Banesto 0 864
3. 1996 Banesto 27 572
4. 1997 Banesto 346 156
5. 1998 Banesto 357 156
6. 1999 Banesto 219 240
7. 2000 Banesto 315 202
8. 2001 iBanesto.com 140 384
9. 2002 iBanesto.com 381 181
10. 2003 iBanesto.com 279 232
11. 2004 Illes Balears - Banesto 299 213
12. 2005 Illes Balears - Caisse d'Epargne 203 293
13. 2006 Caisse d'Epargne - Illes Baleares 164 345
14. 2007 Caisse d'Epargne 97 484
15. 2008 Caisse d'Epargne 208 298
16. 2009 Caisse d'Epargne 49 629
17. 2010 Caisse d'Epargne 74 564
18. 2011 Movistar Team 69 628
Overall: 3227 1338

Biography

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 last known as Movistar Team. In his career, he has 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