Team selection for La Vuelta 2017

Monday, March 27th

The organisers of La Vuelta have chosen the teams that will take part in the 72th edition of the Spanish Grand Tour. La Vuelta 2017 will start on Saturday the 19th of August and finish on Sunday... Read more

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Thursday, March 23rd

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Unipublic's logistics teams begin to pinpoint the stages...

Wednesday, March 1st

Unipublic's production teams are already on the ground pinpointing exactly where the departures and the finish-lines for La Vuelta 2017 will be.  Read more

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Friday, January 20th

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Presentation of La Vuelta 2017 Official Route

Thursday, January 12th

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Team selection for La Vuelta 2017

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The organisers of La Vuelta have chosen the teams that will take part in the 72th edition of the Spanish Grand Tour. La Vuelta 2017 will start on Saturday the 19th of August and finish on Sunday the 10th of September, from the French city of Nîmes to Madrid. 

 In accordance with Union Cycliste Internationale rules, the following eighteen UCI WorldTeams are automatically invited to the race: 

AG2R La Mondiale (FRA) 

Astana Pro Team (KAZ) 

Bahrain - Merida (BRN) 

BMC Racing Team (USA) 

Bora – Hansgrohe (GER) 

Cannondale Drapac Professional Cycling Team (USA) 

FDJ (FRA) 

Lotto Soudal (BEL) 

Movistar Team (ESP) 

Orica - Scott (AUS) 

Quick-Step Floors (BEL) 

Team Dimension Data (RSA) 

Team Katusha - Alpecin (SUI) 

Team Lotto NL - Jumbo (HOL) 

Team Sky (GBR) 

Team Sunweb (GER) 

Trek – Segafredo (USA) 

UAE Abu Dhabi (UAE) 

In addition to these eighteen teams, the organisers have awarded the following wildcards: 

Cofidis, Solutions Crédits (FRA) 

Caja Rural-Seguros RGA (ESP) 

Aqua Blue Sport (IRL) 

Manzana Postobon Team (COL) 

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