Alejandro Valverde, Richard Carapaz and Nairo Quintana lead Movistar in Vuelta a España
Aug 19 2019 08:32 pm CET

Alejandro Valverde, Richard Carapaz and Nairo Quintana lead Movistar in Vuelta a España
Alejandro Valverde, Richard Carapaz and Nairo Quintana lead Movistar in Vuelta a España
Movistar Team logo

Movistar Team has announced its roster for the upcoming edition of the Vuelta a España, which will be the 40th time the formation starts in the Spanish grand tour.

The Spanish team reaches a milestone in the third grand tour of the season with its 40th consecutive appearance. The roster for the race will be headlined by two former winners: Alejandro Valverde and Nairo Quintana, as well as by the winner of the 2019 Giro d'Italia, Richard Carapaz.

José Luis Arrieta and Pablo Lastras will be the sports directors of the team in the 2019 edition of the race. In all the starts in the Vuelta a España, the team today known as Movistar has taken four overall victories, 12 podium finishes, 61 stage wins and 10 team classification victories.

Movistar's line-up for the Vuelta a España (August 24-September 15):

Alejandro Valverde
Nairo Quintana
Richard Carapaz
Marc Soler
Imanol Erviti
Nelson Oliveira
Jorge Arcas
Antonio Pedrero




COMMENTS



POLL


Loading Poll...
JOIN OUR TEAM!


Have you always wanted to write about cycling? Click HERE to contact us!
THE LATEST CYCLING NEWS IN YOUR MAILBOX


Enter your email address:

CURRENT KEY RACES (17 SEPTEMBER)



UPCOMING RACES

Primus Classic2019-09-21

RECENT RACES

La Vuelta ciclista a España2019-08-24
OVO Energy Tour of Britain2019-09-08
Grand Prix Cycliste de Québec2019-09-13
WNT Madrid Challenge by la Vuelta2019-09-14
Grand Prix Cycliste de Montréal2019-09-15