Resumen Temporada 2012 - Movistar Team


Uploaded by MovistarTeam on 30.12.2012

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One of the most emotional moments...
... of the season and, personally, of my career in the sport, too.
... of the season and, personally, of my career in the sport, too.
You feel that's a victory that gives sense to everything.
Waking up every morning and saying:
'I want to train.'
It's something that will remain...
... in our memories for the rest of our lives.
... in our memories for the rest of our lives.
I'll never forget the happiness I felt...
I'll never forget the happiness I felt...
... there, in the middle of the bull ring, when we went onto the podium...
... to get the trophy as stage winners, and that red jersey...
... to get the trophy as stage winners, and that red jersey...
... on the shoulders of Jonathan Castroviejo.
The Pamplona stage... well, I was even crying on the podium...
Lots of things come to your mind.
Unzué: It was so many years of history passing by your eyes in a moment; however, I couldn't...
... have yet enjoyed seeing the 'pamplonicas', the people from Navarra, living it; everyone that...
... was at our side that day; especially on place.
It was the icing on the cake; rounding it all up...
... and even more when you enter the bull ring to take the winners' trophies.
... and even more when you enter the bull ring to take the winners' trophies.
With 14,000 people shouting the name: 'Movistar, Movistar.'
I think it was a picture that meant so much: the history of this team, the tradition it has, and above all, at home.

To summarize the many important things achieved...
... I'd say, or remark, the first victory, in our first race and in his comeback...
... I'd say, or remark, the first victory, in our first race and in his comeback...
... by Alejandro Valverde.
After one year and a half without competing...
... I knew I was feeling quite good and...
... well, coming into the first ProTour race, there in Australia, after such a long time...
... well, coming into the first ProTour race, there in Australia, after such a long time...
... and claiming the victory in the hardest stage, it made me...
... and claiming the victory in the hardest stage, it made me...
... start to cry: out of emotion, fury, everything at the same time.
... start to cry: out of emotion, fury, everything at the same time.
After that, we also witnessed the confirmation and progression...
... of a big rider: Rui Costa...
... with his Tour de Suisse overall win. Costa: Suisse has been...
... the most important win in my career, especially because...
... the most important win in my career, especially because...
... I claimed it thanks to the work by my team-mates.
I think Rui showed himself last year as a true, elite, top rider...
I think Rui showed himself last year as a true, elite, top rider...
... and that's the proof.
He performed extremely well and gave us the confidence that we had a strong leader in every race he was in.
Amongst the beautiful images the Tour de Suisse left us was...
Amongst the beautiful images the Tour de Suisse left us was...
... the huge work by all the team, but especially from Alejandro...
... who also got himself to be a big domestique at service of the other team riders.
... who also got himself to be a big domestique at service of the other team riders.
Having such a person as Alejandro, that can hand me some help in the crucial moments of the race... pff.
Having such a person as Alejandro, that can hand me some help in the crucial moments of the race... pff.
Having such a person as Alejandro, that can hand me some help in the crucial moments of the race... pff.
That hug was a symbol of the joy such a brilliant win meant...
That hug was a symbol of the joy such a brilliant win meant...
That hug was a symbol of the joy such a brilliant win meant...
... and such a fought win.
During the year, we also witnessed the discovery, especially here in Europe...
During the year, we also witnessed the discovery, especially here in Europe...
... and in the WorldTour, of Nairo Quintana.
... and in the WorldTour, of Nairo Quintana.
It was one of the biggest moments of joy in my life.
Since I was a little child, this was my team, the team I dreamt of.
I fulfilled that dream and now I hope to stay here for many years, as many as I can.
I fulfilled that dream and now I hope to stay here for many years, as many as I can.
I fulfilled that dream and now I hope to stay here for many years, as many as I can.

He's the crown jewel, the kid; not only that you get to love him fast and his charming attitude...
He's the crown jewel, the kid; not only that you get to love him fast and his charming attitude...
... but I also think he has a spectacular future in front of him, and we all might as well enjoy it here.
And that's how we got to the Tour, where we got pursued...
... by misfortune practically for the entire race.
With all crashes that happened, we were lucky to be missing them all, day by day, until...
With all crashes that happened, we were lucky to be missing them all, day by day, until...
... one day, none of us got free of them.
[I took the start] with so much willingness to do well, but just into the first week, on day four...
... I suffered that terrible crash where I broke my collarbone.
Everyone wants to give their maximum, and if it's not their maximum...
... almost their maximum to accomplish the objectives, to help out, to...
... almost their maximum to accomplish the objectives, to help out, to...
It's the attitude, the spirit of this team. Unzué: It was Alejandro again who...
It's the attitude, the spirit of this team. Unzué: It was Alejandro again who...
It's the attitude, the spirit of this team. Unzué: It was Alejandro again who...
... snatched a brilliant victory, in a style we hadn't been got used to by him.
... snatched a brilliant victory, in a style we hadn't been got used to by him.
... snatched a brilliant victory, in a style we hadn't been got used to by him.
It was on a escape, in one of the big mountain stages in the Tour.
It was really exciting because they never let us gain time at the front.
It was really exciting because they never let us gain time at the front.
It was a really hard stage, with rain and all. It was really exciting for...
... everyone, for the spectators, for the team, for myself, and it was a victory that also made me cry...
... and feel free.
In the meantime, bit by bit, we got to win at least a stage in all Giro, Tour and Vuelta...
In the meantime, bit by bit, we got to win at least a stage in all Giro, Tour and Vuelta...
In the meantime, bit by bit, we got to win at least a stage in all Giro, Tour and Vuelta...
In the meantime, bit by bit, we got to win at least a stage in all Giro, Tour and Vuelta...
In the meantime, bit by bit, we got to win at least a stage in all Giro, Tour and Vuelta...
In the meantime, bit by bit, we got to win at least a stage in all Giro, Tour and Vuelta...
In the meantime, bit by bit, we got to win at least a stage in all Giro, Tour and Vuelta...
... to become the only team that, consecutively, for the last two years...
... to become the only team that, consecutively, for the last two years...
... to become the only team that, consecutively, for the last two years...
... has won stages in all three Grand Tours.
It was one of those days that, you know, those famous ones from the Giro d'Italia...
... where you see that riders like me, which had time lost on the general classification...
... that get a chance to try and go for a breakaway.

Our directeur sportif's know well how races develop, and the result was quite...
Our directeur sportif's know well how races develop, and the result was quite...
... satisfactory. I think that my first pro victory will be a day I'll never forget.
There are some days that you think: not now, it's not the day, it's not the moment, but I prefer...
There are some days that you think: not now, it's not the day, it's not the moment, but I prefer...
... not to drop myself for all: you stay there, into a second row and, see...
... there's a crash in the last corner with 400m remaning, then I saw my moment, my opportunity, and proved I had the legs, I was well...
... there's a crash in the last corner with 400m remaning, then I saw my moment, my opportunity, and proved I had the legs, I was well...
... and I could take the victory for Movistar.
Fran Ventoso is a rider who never fails.
Fran Ventoso is a rider who never fails.

In the Spanish Championships, at the bus talk, we made our strategy for him and the crowned it with a great victory.
For me, he's a leader of this team.
Since I was a young rider, the Championships were always on my mind and...
Since I was a young rider, the Championships were always on my mind and...
... it was a fantastic victory; to tell the truth... one of the best in my career.
... it was a fantastic victory; to tell the truth... one of the best in my career.
... it was a fantastic victory; to tell the truth... one of the best in my career.
It's true that, as I stated before, the Vuelta...
... gave me much confidence, made me know I'm still on a very high level of performance.
And we were fortunate to close the race on the podium, there [in Madrid]...
And we were fortunate to close the race on the podium, there [in Madrid]...
... as the best team in the Vuelta.
It was a great reward for the team, in general.
It's a really strong group, a team that...

... has a very strong bond, and 'Bond makes strength.' [Spanish popular saying]
The support in every race was our strength, too.
The support in every race was our strength, too.
What gives us the strength to give our all back to...
What gives us the strength to give our all back to...
... this excellent sponsorship by Movistar...
... for which we'll keep on fighting.

All the people following you...
... thousands of people I don't know, that follow you through social networks. At the end of the day, they support you...
... thousands of people I don't know, that follow you through social networks. At the end of the day, they support you...
... especially in the hardest moments, for, that's how I saw it: grinning and carrying on.
... especially in the hardest moments, for, that's how I saw it: grinning and carrying on.