2019 Vuelta a España

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2019 Vuelta a España
2019 UCI World Tour, race 30 of 38
Race details
Dates24 August – 15 September
Stages21
Distance3,257 km (2,024 mi)
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The 2019 Vuelta a España is a three-week Grand Tour cycling stage race that is scheduled to take place in Spain between 24 August and 15 September 2019.[1] The race will be the 74th edition of the Vuelta a España and will be the final Grand Tour of the 2019 cycling season. The race is scheduled to start with a time trial in Torrevieja on the Costa Blanca.[2][3]

Stages[edit]

List of stages[4]
Stage Date Course Distance Type Winner
1 24 August Salinas de Torrevieja [es] to Torrevieja 18 km (11 mi) Time Trial.svg Individual time trial
2 25 August Benidorm to Calpe 193 km (120 mi) Hilly stage
3 26 August Ibi to Alacant 186 km (116 mi) Hilly stage
4 27 August Cullera to El Puig 177 km (110 mi) Mountain stage
5 28 August L'Eliana to Javalambre 165 km (103 mi) Mountain stage
6 29 August Mora de Rubielos to Ares del Maestrat 196 km (122 mi) Mountain stage
7 30 August Onda to Mas de la Costa 182 km (113 mi) Mountain stage
8 31 August Valls to Igualada 168 km (104 mi) Flat stage
9 1 September Andorra (Andorra) to Cortals d'Encamp (Andorra) 96 km (60 mi) Mountain stage
2 September Andorra Rest day
10 3 September Jurançon (France) to Pau (France) 36 km (22 mi) Individual time trial
11 4 September Saint-Palais (France) to Urdax 169 km (105 mi) Intermediate stage
12 5 September Circuito de Navarra to Bilbao 175 km (109 mi) Hilly stage
13 6 September Bilbao to Los Machucos 167 km (104 mi) Mountain stage
14 7 September San Vicente de la Barquera to Oviedo 189 km (117 mi) Hilly stage
15 8 September Tineo to El Acebo 159 km (99 mi) Mountain stage
16 9 September Pravia to La Cubilla [es] 32.7 km (20 mi) Mountain stage
10 September León Rest day
17 11 September Aranda de Duero to Guadalajara 199 km (124 mi) Intermediate stage
18 12 September Colmenar Viejo to Becerril de la Sierra 180 km (112 mi) Mountain stage
19 13 September Ávila to Toledo 163 km (101 mi) Hilly stage
20 14 September Arenas de San Pedro to Plataforma de Gredos [es] 189 km (117 mi) Mountain stage
21 15 September Fuenlabrada to Madrid 105 km (65 mi) Flat stage
Total 3,257 km (2,024 mi)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "UCI reveal WorldTour calendar for 2019". Cycling News. 15 June 2018. Retrieved 27 August 2018.
  2. ^ Van Looy, Nicolás (25 August 2018). "Vuelta España 2019: Las Salinas de Torrevieja darán la salida" [Vuelta España 2019: Las Salinas de Torrevieja will give the start]. Ciclo21 (in Spanish). Retrieved 27 August 2018.
  3. ^ "2019 Vuelta a Espana to start in Alicante region with time trial". Cycling News. 24 August 2018. Retrieved 27 August 2018.
  4. ^ Fotheringham, Alasdair (19 December 2018). "2019 Vuelta a Espana offers eight mountaintop finishes, goes off road". Cycling News. Retrieved 19 December 2018.