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Historic Overview José Vicente García Acosta

Rider

Overall Rank1345
NameJosé Vicente GARCÍA ACOSTA
Country
  Spain
Date of birth04-Aug-1972 - San Sebastián (Euskadi/País Vasco)
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Biography

José Vicente García 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 4

Major Victories

Tour de France - stages 2000 (1)
Vuelta a España - stages 1997 (1), 2002 (1)
Vuelta a Burgos - stages 2003 (1)
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Seasons

José Vicente García Acosta - Scores by Season

Year Team Score Rank
1. 1994 Banesto 0 1360
2. 1995 Banesto 0 1229
3. 1996 Banesto 27 642
4. 1997 Banesto 363 163
5. 1998 Banesto 475 124
6. 1999 Banesto 313 198
7. 2000 Banesto 405 178
8. 2001 iBanesto.com 138 407
9. 2002 iBanesto.com 422 166
10. 2003 iBanesto.com 299 244
11. 2004 Illes Balears - Banesto 390 183
12. 2005 Illes Balears - Caisse d'Epargne 231 264
13. 2006 Caisse d'Epargne - Illes Baleares 325 200
14. 2007 Caisse d'Epargne 96 501
15. 2008 Caisse d'Epargne 211 313
16. 2009 Caisse d'Epargne 141 384
17. 2010 Caisse d'Epargne 71 592
18. 2011 Movistar Team 70 641
Overall: 3977 1345