Nairo Quintana

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Nairo Alexander Quintana Rojas, ODB, (born 4 February 1990) is a Colombian racing cyclist, who rides for UCI ProTeam Arkéa–Samsic.Nicknamed "Nairoman" and "El Cóndor de los Andes", Quintana is a specialist climber, known for his ability to launch sustained and repeated attacks on ascents of steep gradient, high power output and great stamina to react and endure others' attacks. He is also a competent time triallist, making him a consistent contender for general classification at stage races. His best career results are winning the 2014 Giro d'Italia and 2016 Vuelta a España, as well as 2nd place overall in the Tour de France of 2013 and 2015. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nairo Quintana has received more than 1,271,465 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Nairo Quintana is the 224th most popular cyclist (down from 173rd in 2019), the 95th most popular biography from Colombia (down from 76th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular Colombian Cyclist.

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Among cyclists, Nairo Quintana ranks 224 out of 1,212Before him are Richard Virenque, Joseph Bruyère, Maurizio Fondriest, Mario Ghella, Frank Vandenbroucke, and Viatcheslav Ekimov. After him are Jan Pijnenburg, Denis Menchov, Imerio Massignan, Joseba Beloki, Anton Tkáč, and Russell Mockridge.

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Among people born in 1990, Nairo Quintana ranks 50Before him are Eiza González, Dominic Sherwood, Aaron Ramsey, Petra Kvitová, Grant Gustin, and Marcos Rojo. After him are Lu Han, Mamadou Sakho, Alex Pettyfer, Roman Bürki, Grzegorz Krychowiak, and Hazal Kaya.

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In Colombia

Among people born in Colombia, Nairo Quintana ranks 95 out of 271Before him are Jackson Martínez (1986), Duván Zapata (1991), Timoleón Jiménez (1959), Luis Herrera (1961), Luis Muriel (1991), and Adolfo Valencia (1968). After him are Ever Palacios (1969), Óscar Córdoba (1970), Cristián Zapata (1986), Luis Fernando Suárez (1959), Hernán Darío Gómez (1956), and Roberto Urdaneta Arbeláez (1890).

Among CYCLISTS In Colombia

Among cyclists born in Colombia, Nairo Quintana ranks 2Before him are Luis Herrera (1961). After him are Santiago Botero (1972), Egan Bernal (1997), Rigoberto Urán (1987), Esteban Chaves (1990), Félix Cárdenas (1973), Sergio Henao (1987), Miguel Ángel López (1994), Mauricio Soler (1983), Fernando Gaviria (1994), and Carlos Betancur (1989).

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