Mikel Nieve

Date of Birth: 26th May 1984 (34)
Nationality: Spanish
Place of Birth: Leitza, Spain
Turned Pro: 2008
Joined Mitchelton-SCOTT: 2018
Twitter: @NieveMikel
Personal website: www.Mikel-Nieve.com

A talented climber from the Basque country, Nieve joins Mitchelton-SCOTT in 2018 from Team Sky were he proved to be a valuable supporting member of two Tour de France victories.

Boasting a wealth of experience, Mikel also has the abiltity to win grand tour stages himself as shown in both the Giro d'Italia and Vuelta Espana. 

Top 20 results for Mitchelton-SCOTT:

2018:
-       1st Giro d'Italia - Stage 20
-       4th Tour de France - Stage 3 (TTT)
-       4th Giro d'Italia - Mountains Classification
-       5th Tour de Romandie - Mountains Classifcation
-       5th Tour de France - Stage 11
-       11th Tour de France - Mountains Classification
-       12th Giro d'Italia - Stage 15
-       16th Tour de Romandie - General Classification 
-       17th Giro d'Italia - Stage 6
-       17th Tour de Romandie - Stage 4
-       17th Tour de Romandie - Stage 3 (ITT)

 

Major results:

- 2016 Giro d’Italia stage winner 
- 2016 Giro d’Italia - Mountains Classification 
- 2011 Giro d’Italia stage winner
- 2010 Vuelta a Espana stage winner
- Supported Chris Froome to past two Tour de France victories