Spain

Mikel Nieve

Age
35
Height
1.73M
Time with Team INEOS
5 Years
Speciality
Climber

Biography

The Basque star enjoyed a superb 2016, winning a stage at the Giro d’Italia on his way to claiming the King of the Mountains prize, before playing a crucial role in Chris Froome’s third Tour de France win.

‘Frosty’ is sure to play a big role in 2017’s Grand Tours as the climber enters his fourth year with the team.

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  • 2008

    • Cinturo de l'Emporda
      • 3rd overall

  • 2010

    • Trofeo Inca
      • 4th overall

    • Vuelta a Espana
      • 1st stage 16

    • Giro di Lombardia
      • 7th overall

  • 2011

    • Giro d'Italia
      • 1st stage 14

      • 10th overall

    • Vuelta a Espana
      • 10th overall

  • 2012

    • Giro d'Italia
      • 10th overall

    • Tour de Suisse
      • 5th overall

  • 2013

    • Tour de France
      • 12th overall

    • Clasica San Sebastian
      • 4th overall

  • 2014

    • Criterium du Dauphine
      • 1st stage 8

    • Clasica San Sebastian
      • 4th overall

  • 2015

    • Ruta del Sol
      • 4th overall

    • Tour de Slovenie
      • 2nd overall

    • Vuelta a Espana
      • 8th overall

  • 2016

    • Giro d'Italia
      • 1st stage 13

      • 1st Mountains

    • Tour de France
      • 17th overall

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