Fabio Aru (Astana) claimed his first grand tour title when the Italian retained the overall leader's red jersey on the Vuelta a Espana after John Degenkolb won a bunch sprint in the 21st and last stage in Madrid.Gian-Alpecin's Degenkolb beat Danny Van Poppel (Trek Factory) and Jempy Drucker (BMC Racing).They were 158 riders at the start in Alcara de Henares at 17:42.The Movistar-led peloton entered...
Alcalá de Henares / Madrid
The city of Alcala de Henares, a World Heritage Site since 1998, is an indispensable tourist destination in the Community of Madrid. Its historical enclosure is one of...
La Vuelta 2015 route
La Vuelta 2015
Running from Saturday August 22nd to Sunday September 13th 2015, the Vuelta will be made up of 21 stages and will cover a total distance of 3,357.1 kilometres.
These stages have the following profiles:
- 6 flat stages.
- 13 hill and mountain stages
- 1 team time trial stag.
- 1 individual time trial stage
Distinctive aspects of the race
- 39 individual time trial stage
- 7,4 kilometres team time trial stage
- 44 summits.
- 2 rest days.
Jersey wearers after the stage 21
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