Esteban Chaves

Date of Birth: 17th January 1990 (27)
Nationality:
Colombian
Place of birth:
Bogota, Colombia  
Turned Pro: 2014
Joined ORICA-SCOTT: 2014
Twitter: @estecharu
Personal Website: N/A

Esteban announced his arrival on the international cycling scene after a breakthrough seasons in 2015 and 2016, positioning himself as a genuine general classification contender. 

Chaves finished fifth overall at the Vuelta a Espana and won the inaugural Abu Dhabi Tour in 2015, before finishing 2nd overall at the Giro d'Italia and 3rd overall at the Vuelta a Espana in 2016. Capping off an incredible year, Chaves won Il Lombardia to become the first Colombian to win one of cycling's five monuments.

The smiling Colombian has passionate fans all over the world waiting in anticipation to see what he can achieve in 2017.

Top 20 Results at ORICA-SCOTT:

2017

-       2nd Vuelta a Espana - Stage 9

-       4th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 15

-       3rd Santos Tour Down Under - Stage 5

-       3rd Santos Tour Down Under - Stage 2

-       5th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 3

-       5th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 1 (TTT)

-       5th Herald Sun Tour - Stage 1

-       9th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 14

-       9th Herald Sun Tour - General Classification

-       14th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 13

-       15th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 6

-       16th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 5

-       17th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 11

-       17th Criterium du Dauphine - Stage 6

-       18th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 12

-       20th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 8

-       20th Tour de France - Stage 3

-       20th Criterium du Dauphine - Stage 7

2016

-       1st Il Lombardia
-       1st Giro dell'Emilia
-       1st Giro d'Italia - Stage 14
-       2nd Giro d'Italia - General Classification
-       3rd Vuelta a Espana - General Classification
-       3rd Giro d'Italia - Stage 19
-       3rd Vuelta a Espana - Stage 1 (TTT)
-       5th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 2
-       6th Giro d'Italia - Stage 15
-       7th Giro d'Italia - Stage 6
-       7th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 10
-       8th Giro d'Italia - Stage 16
-       8th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 11
-       9th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 1 (TTT)
-       9th Giro d'Italia - Stage 4
-       9th Giro d'Italia - Stage 8
-       9th Giro d'Italia - Stage 10
-       9th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 14
-       9th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 15
-       9th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 20
-       13th Giro d'Italia - Stage 13
-       14th GP Industria and Artigianato
-       14th Giro d'Italia - Stage 20
-       14th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 6
-       14th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 16
-       16th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 12
-       17th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 9
-       18th Giro d'Italia - Stage 2
-       19th Giro d'Italia - Stage 11
-       20th Tirreno-Adriatico - Stage 2
-       20th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 8 

2015

-       1st Abu Dhabi Tour - General Classification
-       1st Giro d'Italia - Stage 1 (TTT) 
-       1st Vuelta a Espana - Stage 2
-       1st Vuelta a Espana - Stage 6
-       1st Abu Dhabi Tour - Stage 3
-       3rd Vuelta a Espana – Stage 1 (TTT)
-       5th Vuelta a Espana - General Classification
-       5th Giro d'Italia - Stage 4
-       5th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 18
-       6th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 7
-       7th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 15
-       8th Tour de Suisse - Stage 3
-       8th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 11
-       8th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 14
-       10th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 4
-       12th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 8
-       13th Volta a Ciclista Catalunya - General Classification
-       14th Tour de Suisse - General Classification
-       14th Volta a Ciclista Catalunya - Stage 4
-       15th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 9
-       16th Volta a Ciclista Catalunya - Stage 7
-       16th Vuelta Ciclista al Pais Vasco - Stage 3
-       17th Tour de Suisse - Stage 2
-       17th Tour de Suisse - Stage 5
-       19th Volta a Ciclista Catalunya - Stage 3
-       19th Tour de Suisse - Stage 4 
-       20th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 16
-       20th Vuelta a Espana - Stage 17

2014

-       1st Tour of Beijing – Youth Classification
-       1st Tour de Suisse – Stage 8
-       1st Tour of California – Stage 6
-       2nd Tour of Bejing – Stage 4
-       3rd Tour of Beijing – General Classification
-       3rd Tour of California – Mountains Classification
-       3rd Vuelta a Espana – Stage 1 (TTT)
-       4th Le Tour de Langkawi – General Classification
-       4th Le Tour de Langkawi – Stage 4
-       7th Tour of California – General Classification
-       7th Tour de Suisse – Mountains Classification
-       7th Vuelta a Espana – Stage 6
-       8th Le Tour de Langkawi – Mountains Classification
-       8th Tour of Beijing – Stage 2
-       8th Tour of California – Stage 3
-       12th Le Tour de Langkawi – Stage 5
-       13th Tour of Beijing – Mountains Classification
-       14th Tour of Beijing – Points Classification
-       16th Tour de Suisse – General Classification
-       16th Tour de Suisse – Points Classification
-       17th Vuelta a Espana – Stage 3
-       18th Vuelta a Espana – Stage 4 

Other results:

-       1st 2011 Tour de L’Avenir – General Classification