TWO TOP RIDERS SIGNED WITH THE TEAM CAJA RURAL FOR THE SEASON 2013
Mon, 15.10.2012 17:31
David Arroyo (Movistar Team), second in the Giro d'Italia 2010, and Amets Txurruka (Euskaltel-Euskadi), first in Tour de France 2007 for the young riders classification, will be in the team ''Caja Rural'' next season. Two experienced riders from World Tour teams, have participated in of 25 Grand Tours.
Arroyo is a climber and regularly his a leader for the mountains overall standings and in particular for the Tour of Spain.
In his resume, features a stage of the Tour of Spain in 2008. David in 2010 when it was Giro pink jersey for five days and skip ahead only to the winner Ivan Basso.
The Talavera has been a rider with participated six Tour de France, his best finish was 13th in 2007, four participated in Giro -10 º in 2007 and 2009, 2nd in 2010 and 14th in 2011 - and three la Vuelta, his best finish was 17th in 2008.
Txurruka, fighting spirit and poise in the most important events on the calendar of the team. Ametz, who turns 30 in November, has riding for since 2007 the orange Euskaltel-Euskadi. Debuted at Barloworld in 2006. Next year first in Tour de France 2007 for the young riders classification with team Euskaltel-Euskadi. In total, has six Tour de France, one Giro and five la Vuelta.