Today's stage

Sunday, August 20th

Nîmes / Gruissan. Grand Narbonne. Aude

Key moments
  • Lampaert-Trentin: double-double for Quick-Step

    Quick-Step Floors dominated stage 2 of the 72nd La Vuelta through the wind. Yves Lampaert found an opening in the final kilometre to the finish line set at Gruissan. He snatched the victory just ahead of the sprinters… led by his teammate Matteo Trentin ahead of Adam Blythe (Aqua Blue Sport). The two riders from Quick-Step Floors also lead the general classification, with Daniel Oss (BMC) 3rd. Lampaert delivers the 17th La Vuelta stage victory for his team and is the first Belgian rider to...

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The stage in videos

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The stage in pictures

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The peloton © Unipublic/Photogomez Sport

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Nîmes / Gruissan. Grand Narbonne. Aude

Nîmes

Nîmes oozes history. In the year 31BC, Augustus conquered the Roman Empire following his triumph over Marc Anthony and Cleopatra. The emperor rewarded his troops with...

Gruissan. Grand Narbonne. Aude

This small town in the Southern region of Aude is an almost compulsory stop for the Tour de France. According to local legend, the pirate Redbeard lived there for part...

La Vuelta 2017

Running from Saturday August 19th to Sunday September 10th 2017, the Vuelta will be made up of 21 stages and will cover a total distance of 3,324.1 kilometres.

  • 5 flat stages and 1 flat with high-altitude finales stage
  • 8 hill stages
  • 5 mountain stages
  • 1 individual time trial stage
  • 1 team time trial stage

Distinctive aspects of the race

  • 40.2 km individual time trial
  • 13.7 km team time trial
  • 50 summits
  • 2 rest days

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