Mikel
Nieve

climber
Brief info

Date of Birth: 26th May 1984 (36)
Nationality: Spanish
Place of Birth: Leitza, Spain
Turned Pro: 2008
Joined Team: 2018

Mr consistent, Nieve, has been one of the most reliable riders in Grand Tour races over the years, finishing in the top-20 on 16 different occasions out of his 20 Grand Tour appearances. A talented climber from the Basque country, Nieve joined the squad in 2018 from Team Sky where he proved to be a valuable supporting member of two Tour de France victories.
The 36-year-old has played a crucial role in supporting the team’s Grand Tour contenders over the past three seasons. Boasting a wealth of experience, ‘Frosty’ also has the abiltity to win Grand Tour stages himself as shown in both the Giro d'Italia and the Vuelta a España.

- 8th 2020 Tour de Pologne - Stage 4
- 10th 2020 Vuelta Burgos - Stage 3
- 10th 2020 Vuelta Burgos - General Classification
- 11th 2020 Vuelta a España - Stage 7
- 12th 2020 Vuelta a España - Stage 8
- 14th 2020 Vuelta a España - Stage 1
- 15th 2020 Ruta del Sol - Stage 4
- 2nd 2019 Giro d'Italia - Stage 13
- 4th 2019 GP Indurain
- 5th 2019 Giro d'Italia - Mountains Classification
- 6th 2019 La Vuelta - Stage 2
- 7th 2019 Giro d'Italia - Stage 20
- 8th 2019 Itzulia Pais Vasco - General Classification
- 9th 2019 La Vuelta a España - Stage 1 TTT
- 9th 2019 La Vuelta a España - Stage 20
- 10th 2019 La Vuelta a España - General Classification
- 17th 2019 Giro d'Italia - General Classification
- 1st 2018 Giro d'Italia - Stage 20
- 4th 2018 Tour de France - Stage 3 (TTT)
- 4th 2018 Giro d'Italia - Mountains Classification
- 5th 2018 Tour de Romandie - Mountains Classifcation
- 5th 2018 Tour de France - Stage 11
- 7th 2018 OVO Energy Tour of Britain - Stage 5 (TTT)
- 11th 2018 Tour de France - Mountains Classification
- 12th 2018 Giro d'Italia - Stage 15
- 13th 2018 World Championships - Road Race