Historic Overview Jose Vicente Garcia Acosta

Rider

Overall Rank1378
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 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

Major Victories

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

Seasons

Jose Vicente Garcia Acosta - Scores by Season


YearTeamScoreRank
1. 1994 Banesto 0 866
2. 1995 Banesto 0 881
3. 1996 Banesto 27 572
4. 1997 Banesto 346 156
5. 1998 Banesto 361 156
6. 1999 Banesto 222 240
7. 2000 Banesto 319 202
8. 2001 iBanesto.com 142 384
9. 2002 iBanesto.com 386 181
10. 2003 iBanesto.com 282 232
11. 2004 Illes Balears - Banesto 303 213
12. 2005 Illes Balears - Caisse d'Epargne 205 293
13. 2006 Caisse d'Epargne - Illes Baleares 166 345
14. 2007 Caisse d'Epargne 98 484
15. 2008 Caisse d'Epargne 210 297
16. 2009 Caisse d'Epargne 50 625
17. 2010 Caisse d'Epargne 75 563
18. 2011 Movistar Team 69 625
Overall: 3261 1378