Running from Tuesday, October 20th to Sunday November 8th , La Vuelta will be made up of 18 stages and will cover a total distance of ,8 kilometres. Die Vuelta a España war die Austragung der Rundfahrt durch Spanien und wurde vom Oktober bis zum 8. November über 18 Etappen. Roglič still reigns supreme in Spain. The pack rolls out of Irun with starters for the last Grand Tour of the season. Attacks fly from the start of the 75th edition.
Vuelta a España 2019Running from Tuesday, October 20th to Sunday November 8th , La Vuelta will be made up of 18 stages and will cover a total distance of ,8 kilometres. Die Vuelta a España war die Austragung der Rundfahrt durch Spanien und wurde vom Oktober bis zum 8. November über 18 Etappen. Vuelta a Espana führt deshalb nur noch über 18 Etappen, die in ihrer Mehrzahl den Kletterspezialisten in die Karten spielen dürften. Der offizielle Streckenplan.
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Aranda de Duero to Guadalajara. Colmenar Viejo to Becerril de la Sierra. Fuenlabrada to Madrid. Nicolas Roche. Nairo Quintana. Team Sunweb. Sam Bennett.
David de la Cruz. Geoffrey Bouchard. Alex Aranburu. Philippe Gilbert. Diego Rubio. Sergio Samitier. Sergio Higuita. Tao Geoghegan Hart.
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In , Rik Van Looy became the first rider to repeat victory in the points classification. Jan Janssen in and Domingo Perurena would do the same, winning this classification twice.
However, during that time all editions ended normally. In , the Vuelta was hit by a terrorist attack and other events, having to cancel the 15th stage.
There were no fatalities. A few years later, Bernard Hinault repeated the feat, which was also achieved by Pedro Delgado during the s.
In , Eddy Merckx managed to win the Vuelta and he did so with a landslide, winning six stages and all individual classifications with the exception of the mountains competition: he finished second.
Freddy Maertens in echoed a similar domination to that demonstrated by Merckx a few years earlier, by winning thirteen stages and all individual classifications except the mountain.
In the mids, Andres Oliva managed to earn the King of the Mountains title in three editions of the Vuelta. Frenchman Bernard Hinault emerged in as an international cycling star.
The same year, Hinault won his first Tour de France. The last stage of that edition also had to be suspended because of riots and barricades that prevented the normal course of it.
However, the company Unipublic took charge of the competition. This, coupled with increased advertising and the beginning of the broadcasts via television, further grew revenue and interest in the Vuelta.
In came the first case of disqualification of the winner for doping. Arroyo appealed for a B test of his sample, which again tested positive.
Arroyo was given a ten-minute penalty, and ultimately ended up placing thirteenth in the general classification. In it played the issue in a race that ended with the smallest difference between the first and second place.
The end of the 80s was marked by the rise of Colombian cycling, which presented a strong challenge particularly in the mountain stages.
Names such as Lucho Herrera winner in or Fabio Parra 2nd in appeared in the last editions of the decade. One of the rulers at that time was also Pedro Delgado , with two victories and , a second place, and two third-place finishes.
The first half of the s was marked by the dominance of Swiss rider Tony Rominger , the first rider to win three times and win the race consecutively between and The fiftieth edition of the Vuelta, which was held in , coincided with the change of dates.
The Frenchman was also a four-time winner of the points classification, matching the previous record set by Kelly in the '80s.
In , the tour started for the first time in a foreign country. They began in Lisbon , on the occasion of Expo ' The ascent of the Alto de L'Angliru was part of a stage for the first time in , with the victory of Jose Maria Jimenez , four-time winner of the mountains classification.
The reputation of the climb grew rapidly because of its demanding nature. The first editions of the s were marked by the dominance of Roberto Heras , who achieved victory on three occasions, and in did it for the fourth time.
This positive development was later ratified by the counter-analysis and Heras was stripped of his title, benefiting the Russian cyclist Denis Menchov until , when the Spanish Courts overturned the positive test and re-awarded the win to Heras.
In , the winner was the Spaniard Alberto Contador, who also won that year's Giro d'Italia, and became the first Spaniard to win all three Grand Tours.
The final winner was Alejandro Valverde, who adopted a conservative stance without winning any stage and sprinting in the final meters to achieve bonuses.
All of them suffered critical falls or punctures such as Evans in Monachil. After Vincenzo Nibali won in he was unable to defend his title in In Cobo's win was annulled for doping violations, and the race awarded to Froome.
In addition Horner clinched the race's combination classification. Roger Pingeon. Marinus Wagtmans. Herman Van Springel.
Ferdinand Bracke. Wilfried David. Eddy Merckx. Joaquim Agostinho. Domingo Perurena. Freddy Maertens.
Klaus-Peter Thaler. Bernard Hinault. Joop Zoetemelk. Michel Pollentier. Pedro Torres. Claude Criquielion. Giovanni Battaglin. Vicente Belda. Marino Lejarreta.
Reimund Dietzen. Pedro Delgado. Robert Millar. Sean Kelly. Luis Herrera. Laurent Fignon. Anselmo Fuerte. Fabio Parra.
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