David Arroyo Duran ( Talavera de la Reina , January 7 1980 ) is a Spanish cyclist . As a climber he is pretty good for the day stage races, but usually he drives employed by a leader.From 2005 to 2012 he rode for Team Movistar , where he was among other teammate Alejandro Valverde .
Arroyo's biggest win to date was the 18th stage of the Tour of Spain in 2008 , the mountain trip to Segovia . During the Tour of Italy in 2010 , he wore five days the pink jersey . This had Arroyo partly due to its presence in the sample escape in the eleventh stage (to L'Aquila ), when 56 riders with a lead of 12 minutes drove out to the top. Arroyo ended up second in the overall standings at 01'51 winner Ivan Basso .
- Stage 3 Tour of Burgos (TTT)
- 4th and 8th stage Tour of Portugal
- Youngsters Classification Tour of Portugal
- Stage 3 Tour of Limousin