MIKEL LANDA MEANA


Nationality: ESP
Birth date: 13-12-1989

Team History


2017: TEAM SKY
2016: TEAM SKY
2015: ASTANA PRO TEAM

News

Eusebio Unzue about Tour de France cobbles stage: We have to pray to the gods

Movistar Team boss Eusebio Unzue believes that the 2018 Tour de France will start not once but twice, as result of the much feared cobbled stage near Roubaix. Read more...

Alberto Contador: I don't regret this farewell

Just days after his last day as a professional cyclist, Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) said that it was a good time to leave racing. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: Mikel Landa is not a rival, he's a teammate

During the concentration of Movistar in Spain, Nairo Quintana took some time to talk to the media about the 2018 season and his relationship with Mikel Landa. Read more...

Mikel Landa: Eventually, I will have that battle against Chris Froome

Mikel Landa is currently on a training camp with Movistar Team in Spain and discussed his plans for the coming season. Read more...

Mikel Landa: I would have liked another kind of welcome from Quintana

Mikel Landa has not felt welcome at Movistar after the interview of Nairo Quintana in which he claimed the sole leadership of the team. Read more...

Alberto Contador is ready for the last racing day of his career

The Tour de France Criterium Shanghai is set to be the last day of racing for Alberto Contador before his retirement from professional cycling. Read more...

Matti Breschel returns to Slipstream Sports

Slipstream Sport has announced the return of Matti Breschel. The Dane comes back to the American squad with a one-year contract. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: As the team leader that I am, I welcome Landa

Movistar's Nairo Quintana is already looking forward to next season, having his eye on the Tour de France and establishing his position as the leader of the squad. Read more...

Alberto Contador on 2018 Tour de France: It will be an open race

After seeing the 2018 Tour de France route, former cyclist Alberto Contador has said that the conditions will make it an open race. Read more...

Alberto Contador comes out of retirement for Criterium of Shanghai

Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) and Chris Froome will see each other again at the Asian Criteriums. Read more...

Mikel Landa: I am not compatible with Team Sky

Mikel Landa is preparing to ride the last races of the season with Team Sky before joining Movistar and he has talked about his time in the British squad and what is coming next. Read more...

Alberto Contador opens up about doping case

Weeks after his retirement from professional cycling, Alberto Contador has discussed the doping case against him that cost him the loss of one Tour de France and one Giro d'Italia. Read more...

Alberto Contador receives massive tribute in his hometown

Pinto is the home town of Alberto Contador and it has presented a celebration in honour to its favourite son after his last Grand Tour. Read more...

Review: The final week of the Vuelta a España

The 2017 edition of the Vuelta a España has come to an end with Chris Froome securing his grand tour double. CyclingPub's Marcelo Hernández reviews the final week. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: It has been a magical day

After three weeks of brave racing by Alberto Contador, the career of the legendary Spanish cyclist has come to an end. Read more...

Vuelta a España Race director: Other cyclists should follow Alberto Contador's example

Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) just finished his last day of real racing as a professional rider and the world of cycling is already talking about life without him. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: I had to say goodbye this way

Alberto Contador has taken an epic victory at the top of the Angliru climb in the 20th stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador reaches legend status at the Angliru

Trek-Segafredo's Alberto Contador has won the 20st stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: Tomorrow is going to be crazy

Alberto Contador of Trek-Segafredo once again tried his luck by attacking in the 19th stage of the Vuelta a España, but ended up crossing the line together with his GC rivals. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: I try to test people every time I can

Alberto Contador once again colored a stage at the Vuelta a España, trying to attack several times and eventually finishing together with Chris Froome on the 18th day of racing. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: It's a shame I couldn't take the victory

Alberto Contador came close to victory in the 17th stage of the Vuelta a España but ended up crossing the line at 28 seconds from winner Stefan Denifl. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: I'm happy but not very happy

Trek-Segafredo leader Alberto Contador had mixed feelings after finishing fifth in Tuesday's Vuelta a España time trial. Read more...

Mikel Landa doesn't expect rivalry problems with Nairo Quintana

Mikel Landa (Team Sky) believes that his arrival to Movistar won't be a problem for Nairo Quintana and that they will have their own turns leading the team. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: The time trial is going to be very hard

Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) is facing the last week of his career as a professional rider and is determined to make the best of it. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: Today I wanted to be brave

Alberto Contador gave it his all in the 15th stage of the Vuelta a España, attacking early in an attempt to gain time on his general classification rivals. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: I paid the price in the last kilometre

Trek-Segafredo's Alberto Contador tried his chances on the final climb of the 14th stage of the Vuelta a España, but ended up paying the price. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: We will see how the body responds tomorrow

Trek-Segafredo's Alberto Contador is feeling the efforts of the last few days in the Vuelta a España, ahead of the two difficult stages on the weekend. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: Today was a better day than what we were expecting

Alberto Contador was once again the key entertainer in the group of favorites, attacking on the climb to gain some seconds on his GC rivals. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: I decided to break the race and drop some favourites

Trek-Segafredo leader Alberto Contador had mixed feelings after the 11th stage of the Vuelta a España, having lost time on some of his rivals while gaining on others. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: The rain of today will affect our legs tomorrow

Trek-Segafredo's Alberto Contador believes that the rain of the tenth stage will have a negative effect on the riders on Wednesday. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: It's turning into an incredible Vuelta for me

During the first rest day of the Vuelta a España, Alberto Contador talked about the bad days that have virtually taken him out of the GC fight and the two weeks to come. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: I'm not back, I was never gone

Alberto Contador once again proved to be getting into good shape as he managed to keep up with Chris Froome on the Xorret de Cati climb of stage 8 in the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: Chris Froome does need to take more time

Alberto Contador survived another hectic day in the peloton, giving him little opportunity to recover from the difficult previous stage. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: Maybe later some will regret not taking this chance

Alberto Contador was undoubtedly the most combative GC candidate in the sixth stage of the Vuelta a España, and expected a more similar attitude from his rivals. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: The feelings were better today

Alberto Contador finished in the group of race leader Chris Froome on the fifth day of the Vuelta a España, a result that looks more promising than earlier in the race. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: I have to trust that I'm going to recover

Alberto Contador of Trek-Segafredo had a day to think about his time loss of the third stage, and admits that stomach troubles may well be the cause of his problems. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: Today I felt very weak

Trek-Segafredo leader Alberto Contador admitted that he felt weak throughout the third stage of the Vuelta a España, in which he lost well over two minutes to his main GC rivals. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: Tomorrow the race starts to get difficult

Alberto Contador (Trek-Segafredo) is now at 52 seconds from leader Yves Lampaert (Quick-Step Floors) after the second stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Alberto Contador: 25 seconds is a lot

Trek-Segafredo finished the first stage of the Vuelta a España (TTT) in eleventh position, at 35 seconds from BMC. Alberto Contador knows he lost some time, but hopes for the best. Read more...

Mikel Landa joins Movistar Team

Spanish cyclist Mikel Landa and Movistar Team have agreed a deal for the coming two seasons, the Spanish WorldTour formation announced. Read more...

Trek-Segafredo to tackle Vuelta a España with Alberto Contador and John Degenkolb

Trek-Segafredo has unveiled its line-up for the upcoming Vuelta a España. As expected, Alberto Contador will be leading the team in his final race as a professional cyclist. Read more...

Christopher Juul-Jensen extends with Orica-Scott

Danish time trial specialist Christopher Juul-Jensen has extended his contract with Australian WorldTour formation Orica-Scott. Read more...

Bib number 1 for Alberto Contador at Vuelta a España

Spanish cyclist Alberto Contador will ride his last race as a professional, the upcoming Vuelta a España, wearing shirt number 1. Read more...

Alberto Contador to retire after Vuelta a España

Trek-Segafredo's Alberto Contador has announced that the upcoming Vuelta a España will be his last race as a professional rider. Read more...

Vuelta a Burgos - Mikel Landa: Now it is time to choose a future

Even though he didn't get the stage victory on the last day of the Vuelta a Burgos, Mikel Landa (Sky) did secure the overall win. Now it is time to think about what it is to come. Read more...

Vuelta a Burgos - Miguel Angel Lopez wins stage, Mikel Landa takes overall victory

Miguel Angel Lopez (Astana) has won the last stage at the Vuelta a Burgos. Mikel Landa (Sky) has taken the overall victory at the race. Read more...

Vuelta a Burgos - Mikel Landa: I thought David de la Cruz was going to win

Mikel Landa (Team Sky) showed to be the strongest in the Queen Stage of the Vuelta a Burgos. In the last metres he left David de la Cruz behind and took the victory. Read more...

Mikel Landa conquers Queen Stage at Vuelta a Burgos

Mikel Landa (Team Sky) has won the queen stage of the Vuelta a Burgos. The rider was the strongest at the final hors-category climb and has almost sentenced the race in his favour. Read more...

Vuelta a Burgos - Mikel Landa: I hope my body can resist a few more days

Mikel Landa of Team Sky remained in the overall lead of the Tour of Burgos after the second stage, and is ready to face the decisive stage of Thursday. Read more...

Mikel Landa wins opening stage in Vuelta a Burgos

Mikel Landa of Team Sky is the first leader of the 2017 Vuelta a Burgos after winning the opening stage of the Spanish 2.HC race. Read more...



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