Igor Anton

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Igor Anton is a professional who has been part of the pro peloton for 12 seasons already. Hailing from Galdako, Basque Country, Igor is naturally a good climber just as many riders from the region are. The 33 year old has enjoyed some great success in the mountains, winning a stage in the Giro d’ Italia and 4 stages of the Vuelta a Espana. In 2015 Igor also pulled off his biggest GC win by claiming the Tour of Austrias title.

While Igor has 12 UCI victories to his name, he also has a number of prestigious results which include numerous top 10 placings at events like Liege-Bastogne-Liege, La Fleche Wallone and the Vuelta a Espana GC. Having ridden in 17 Grand Tours so far Igor will be one of the experienced leaders at the stage races that he’ll go to in 2017.

Born: 2-03-1983
Birth Place: Galdakao, Basque Country
Height: 173cm
Weight: 58kg
Turned Professional: 2005
Rider Type: Climber
Twitter: @IgorAntonH
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Career Highlights

2016
9th GC Vuelta a Burgos

2015
Vuelta Austrias
Stage 1 Vuelta Austrias

2011
Stage 18 Vuelta a Espana
Stage 14 Giro d’ Italia

2010
Stage 11 Vuelta a Espana
Stage 4 Vuelta a Espana
Stage 6 Tour de Romandie
Stage 3 Vuelta a Castilla y Leon

2009
Urkiola Igoera – Subida Urkiola

2008
Stage 2 Tour de Suisse

2007
Stage 5 Tour de Romandie

2006
Stage 15 Vuelta a Espana