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La Vuelta – Stage 12 Preview

The riders head East,travelling a164.2km from Maella to Tarragona. A fairly straight forward day that should end in a mass sprint. There are 12 warning signs in the final 5km and a roundabout with 400 metres to go,plus another 90 degree turn at the 1km to go mark.Add the stretch along the seafront and this...


La Vuelta – Stage 6 Preview

Stage 6 sees the riders travel 175km from Guijuelo to Caceres. At last the riders have some serious downhill roads to deal with.They will need them as the racing has been very difficult so far.It will be a difficult start with several bumps,perfect for the morning break to gain some time.Michael Matthews showed yesterday that...


La Vuelta – Stage 5 Preview

The riders travel 174.3km from Sober to Lago de Sanabria. It looks like another challenging day for the riders with plenty of uphill kilometres and two cat 3 climbs. The road rises for almost 29km on the way to the 1st climb of the day,but it’s categorised as 10.9km at 4%.Then,another long drag up to...


La Vuelta – Stage 3 Preview

Stage 3 takes us 184.8km from Vigo to Mirador De Lobeira.Again we are on the coast,so wind could play a big part. It’s a flat stage until the cat 3 finish. The climb is 4.2km long at an average of just under 6%.This will certainly make for an interesting finish.You can see from the graphic...