Nairo Quintana is doing with them next year at the Tour de France and the Vuelta a España. The 28-year-old Colombian rider from Movistar leave the Giro d’Italia on your left.
“The winnnen of a large round is the goal. I keep of dreaming and hard for training,” he said Tuesday at the presentation of the riders of the Spanish wielrenformatie to the press in Madrid.
Quintana suggested the past two years, severely disappoint in the Tour. He got no further than the twelfth (2017) and tenth place (2018) in the general classification.
The climber was in the last edition even the necessary criticism to endure, because he, according to the outside world much too watchful waiting would have gekoerst.
“If I had the legs, I will try to attack, but I am not omnipotent. If there is no extra energy in the tank, there is not much I can do,” he said shrugging.
Quintana ended in the past, three times on the podium. He was in 2013 and 2015, behind Chris Froome second, and in 2016 behind Froome and Romain Bardet third.
Quintana was the best in Vuelta
Quintana succeeded for a time in to the Vuelta to win. He was in 2016 the best by Froome and Esteban Chaves.
Team-mate Alejandro Valverde and Mikel Landa drive next year, respectively the Giro and the Vuelta and the Giro and the Tour.
Of Valverde had already been announced a while ago that he was the Tour pass would be let go. The 38-year-old Spaniard and also the reigning world champion gave as a reason that he did not enjoy in France.
The Tour lasts from 6 to 28 July. There are seven mountain-, four hill – and eight flat stages on the program and, moreover, be an individual and a team time trial finished.
The Vuelta is from 24 August to 15 september. The route schedule will soon be published in the hard finish in Madrid.