NAIRO QUINTANA


Nationality: COL
Birth date: 04-02-1990

Team History


2018: MOVISTAR TEAM

News

Nairo Quintana about 2019 season: I will likely go to the Tour de France

The 2018 Vuelta a España was not the race Nairo Quintana (Movistar) was expecting but he is already thinking of the upcoming season. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Nairo Quintana: I won't lie saying that I'm sick

The 16th stage of the Vuelta a España proved to be difficult for Nairo Quintana, who finished in the 23rd position at 3 minutes and 44 seconds from the day's winner Michael Woods. Read more...

Short news roundup: Wilco Kelderman, Nairo Quintana, Dmitriy Gruzdev, Francisco Ventoso

The roundup of the day includes reactions of two riders in the aftermath of the second individual time trial of the Vuelta a España and contract extensions at Astana and BMC. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Nairo Quintana: If I’ve got to work for Alejandro, I will

On the second rest day of the Vuelta a España, Nairo Quintana pointed out to his plan for the last week of racing, as well as key moments of these past days in the race. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Nairo Quintana: I hope to do a good time trial

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) finished the second week of racing in the Vuelta a España in the third position of the General Classification at 33 seconds from leader Simon Yates. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Nairo Quintana: The situation with Lopez favoured Yates

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) arrived to the finish line of the 13th stage of the Vuelta a España in the fifth position at seven seconds from race leader Simon Yates. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Nairo Quintana: Another Vuelta has started today

Movistar's Nairo Quintana crossed the finish line of the 13th stage of the Vuelta a España in the 21st position, at 2 minutes and 32 seconds from Oscar Rodriguez. Read more...

Quintana, Uran, Lopez and Henao headline Colombian selection for World Championships

The Colombian National Federation has selected the riders that will wear the country's colours at the 2018 World Championships. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Nairo Quintana: On the next rest day I hope to be wearing the Red Jersey

Movistar's Nairo Quintana is currently at the third position of the General Classification of the Vuelta a España at 14 seconds from race leader Simon Yates. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Nairo Quintana: High temperatures all day affected several riders

Movistar's Nairo Quintana crossed the finish line at the Alto de la Covatilla in the fifth position of Ben King, winner of the ninth stage of the Vuelta a España. Read more...

Vuelta a España Stage 7 reactions roundup: Wilco Kelderman, Alejandro Valverde, Nairo Quintana, Peter Sagan

The seventh stage of the Vuelta a España was won by Tony Gallopin. Here's an overview of some other reactions after the finish line. Read more...

Vuelta a España Stage 3 reactions roundup: Peter Sagan, Giacomo Nizzolo, Wilco Kelderman, Nairo Quintana, Alejandro Valverde

The third stage of the Vuelta a España was won by Quick-Step Floors' Elia Viviani on a day the General Classification remained unchanged in the top positions. Read more...

Vuelta a España - Nairo Quintana: We were expecting a good result

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) finished the first stage of the Vuelta a España in the 35th position, at 30 seconds from race leader Rohan Dennis. Read more...

Tour de France stage 18 reactions roundup: Nairo Quintana, Tom Dumoulin, Peter Sagan, Alexander Kristoff

The 18th stage of the Tour de France has been won by Groupama-FDJ's Arnaud Demare on a day that included some minor crashes, heat and preparations for the next key stages. Read more...

Tour de France - Nairo Quintana: It has been a great day for me

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has won his second stage ever at the Tour de France on a day that suited his characteristics as a climber. Read more...

Nairo Quintana takes solo victory at Tour de France, Geraint Thomas remains in Yellow

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has won the 17th stage of the Tour de France. The Colombian attacked at the last climb and crossed the finish line 28 seconds ahead of Dan Martin. Read more...

Tour de France - Movistar riders react to 11th stage: We have to keep trying

Movistar team has been one of the teams that suffered the biggest consequences after the second Alpine stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Tour de France stage 10 reactions roundup: Izagirre, Nibali, Latour, Froome, Quintana, Uran

The tenth stage of the Tour de France took the riders to the Alps for the first time on a day in which Julian Alaphilippe took his first victory. Read more...

Tour de France - Nairo Quintana: We managed to control the losses

Movistar team has finished the third stage's time trial in 39 minutes and 40 seconds, 53 seconds slower than BMC and 49 seconds behind Team Sky. Read more...

Short news roundup: Richie Porte, Nairo Quintana, Rick Zabel

Today's short news roundup includes rumours of Richie Porte's new team, Nairo Quintana's biggest rivals at the Tour de France, and Rick Zabel's training crash. Read more...

Nairo Quintana takes solo victory, Richie Porte extends GC lead at Tour de Suisse

Movistar's Nairo Quintana has taken the victory at the seventh stage of the Tour de Suisse. Read more...

Valverde, Landa and Quintana to start together at Tour de Suisse

Movistar is set to start in the Tour de Suisse with the three captains for the Tour de France in preparation for the Grande Boucle. Read more...

Nairo Quintana about 2018 Tour de France: I will be more conservative

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) will continue his 2018 season in the Volta a Catalunya and welcomes having a more relaxed start of the year. Read more...

Valverde, Quintana and Soler to lead Movistar at Volta a Catalunya

Alejandro Valverde, Nairo Quintana and Marc Soler will be the main men for Movistar at the Volta a Catalunya. Read more...

Nairo Quintana to start 2018 at newly created Colombian race

Movistar Team will be lead by Nairo Quintana in the new Colombian 2.1. race 'Colombia Oro y Paz'. Read more...

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...

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: 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...

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...

Nairo Quintana: The stages in the north are going to be difficult

Movistar's Nairo Quintana believes that the course of the 2018 Tour de France will suit him well. He said this at the presentation of the route in Paris. Read more...

Dave Brailsford: We wouldn't try to sign a rider that already has a contract

In the last two days Colombian media have reported the departure of Nairo Quintana from Movistar to Team Sky or Astana. The British formation denies any interest in the rider. Read more...

Tour de France - Nairo Quintana: Next year I will ride the Tour

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has had yet another difficult stage at the Tour de France. Like he had already anticipated, his legs were not strong enough. Read more...

Manager of Nairo Quintana: I don't have any offers for him

The agent of Movistar rider Nairo Quintana denies that the two-times Grand Tour winner may be moving to a different team at the end of the season. Read more...

Tour de France - Nairo Quintana: I have suffered too much

The 17th stage of the Tour de France was another difficult day for Nairo Quintana (Movistar) who had more difficult times on the climbs. Read more...

Tour de France - Nairo Quintana: Double Grand Tour can be done again

During the second rest day of the Tour de France, Nairo Quintana (Movistar) has taken the time to reflect on the race, the season and the future. Read more...

Tour de France - Nairo Quintana: When the body doesn't respond, nothing can be done

The 15th stage of the Tour de France has left Nairo Quintana (Movistar) out of the top 10 in the General Classification standings. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: I thought the climb was not going to be that complicated

Nairo Quintana lost 25 seconds in the General Classification during the 14th stage of the Tour de France. The rider had to struggle during the last climb to avoid losing more time. Read more...

Father of Nairo Quintana: Movistar is burning out my son

The father of Colombian cyclist Nairo Quintana believes that Movistar Team is burning out his son by making him ride for the General Classification in both the Giro and the Tour. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: I hope I can have more days like today

The 13th stage of the Tour de France was a good day for Nairo Quintana. The rider was part of the front group in the last kilometers and crossed the finish line in second place. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: Maybe I'll try to get a stage victory

Movistar's Nairo Quintana has lost more time in the General Classification of the Tour de France but remains in eighth position at 4'01" from race leader Fabio Aru. Read more...

Nairo Quintana about stage 12: If I feel strong, I will attack

Nairo Quintana of Movistar Team believes that the 12th stage of the Tour de France on Thursday may give him a chance to make a difference for the General Classification. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: I don't want to say anything about my form

Movistar's Nairo Quintana finished the 10th stage of the Tour de France safely inside the peloton and didn't want to comment much on his form. Read more...

Movistar and Nairo Quintana criticise Tour de France descents

Movistar team and Nairo Quintana have expressed disagreement with the route of the Tour de France, particularly because of the amount of descents. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: I fought as much as I could

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) had a difficult day in the Tour de France after getting dropped from the group of favorites and eventually dropping to eighth place in the GC. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: Tomorrow is a very important test

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) is pleased with the way stage eight developed, and he thinks Sunday's stage is the one that will make a difference. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: We are ready for what is coming

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) arrived safely to the finish line at the seventh stage of the Tour de France. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: My strength has not improved, but I feel good

Nairo Quintana is glad that he could finish another flat stage without any trouble, having the chance to recover for the weekend when the Tour de France returns to the mountains. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: It was a very difficult day for me

Nairo Quintana (Movistar) finished in ninth position at the fifth stage of the Tour de France. The rider is now 54 seconds behind Chris Froome (Team Sky) in the GC. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: La Planche will be quite an important test

Movistar's Nairo Quintana came unscathed from the fourth stage of the Tour de France, in which there were two crashes of importance, and looks forward to the fifth day of racing. Read more...

Nairo Quintana: We got through a dangerous day

Movistar's Nairo Quintana finished the third stage of the Tour de France in the 21st position of the overall classification, at 48 seconds from the race's leader Geraint Thomas. Read more...




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