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Latest Vuelta a España News

13 mins ago

Tim Wellens targeting more stage wins at Vuelta a España

Belgian stage-hunter putting victories ahead of climber's jersey at Vuelta a España.

2 hours ago

No new COVID-19 positives in latest Vuelta a España controls

Vuelta a España officials vow the race will continue despite worsening health conditions across Spain.

17 hours ago

Richard Carapaz doesn’t plan on letting go of Vuelta a España leader’s jersey

Ineos Grenadiers motivated to double up at Vuelta a España following surprise success at Giro d'Italia.

18 hours ago

Q&A: Sepp Kuss on Vuelta a España — ‘We want to win the race with Roglič’

Sepp Kuss describes how struggles with rain jackets cost him 10 minutes and the team the leader's jersey in Sunday's stage at the Vuelta a España.

22 hours ago

Vuelta a España: Dan Martin survives rainy challenges and turns focus to GC battle

Dan Martin has mixed feelings about racing during pandemic conditions despite being poised third overall at the Vuelta a España.

2 days ago

Vuelta a España boss says race will continue despite tightening COVID-19 restrictions in Spain

Vuelta a España officials are hopeful that Spain's new COVID-19 restrictions, which include nighttime curfew and travel bans, do not derail the race.

2 days ago

Video: Vuelta a España stage 6 highlights

Watch the exciting video highlights of stage 6 of the 2020 Vuelta a España, as the leader's jersey changes hands.

2 days ago

Vuelta a España: Rain jacket woes foiled red jersey chances for Primož Roglič

Primož Roglič got gapped struggling to put on a rain jacket and later didn't have the legs to follow attacks out of the GC group at the Vuelta a España.

2 days ago

Vuelta a España stage 6: Richard Carapaz takes over jersey as Ion Izagirre wins solo

Aggressive riding in the rain by Astana and Ineos Grenadiers pays off atop Formigal.

2 days ago

Primož Roglič: ‘Sepp Kuss can win the Vuelta a España’

Team leader Roglič ready to ride as equal with Kuss, who sits just 44 seconds off the GC lead ahead of key climbing stage to Formigal.

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Fred Dreier

Fred is the editor-in-chief at VeloNews. Prior to that he was a regular contributor to The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, and The New York Times. Fred is a 2010 graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism.

Andrew Hood

Andrew Hood, aka “EuroHoody,” is the VeloNews European editor. Based in Spain, he joined VeloNews in 2002. Since covering his first Tour de France in 1996, he’s been chasing bike races all over the world.

James Startt

With 30 Tours de France under his belt, James Startt is the senior American journalist in the pressroom of the Tour and author of Tour de France/Tour de Force, the first English history of the great French race. James focuses on the human element, telling the stories of the many people behind the scenes as well as the world’s best riders.

Betsy Welch

Betsy is a senior editor at VeloNews. Before that, she was a Spanish teacher and most recently, a Registered Nurse working in community health. She’s been freelancing about bikes and other outdoors and health-related topics for over a decade. When she’s not riding or writing, Betsy adores traveling. In 2016, she started, and will one day finish, bikepacking the length of the Baja Divide.

Dan Cavallari

Dan Cavallari has been technical editor at VeloNews since 2015. Before that, he was a writer and photographer, a high school English teacher, and a longtime bicycle mechanic at shops between Maine and Arizona. He lives outside of Denver, Colorado and loves knobby tires, good bourbon, and guitars.

Jim Cotton

Jim is a UK-based web editor and writer at VeloNews. Since starting racing 12 years ago he’s been slowly becoming more average on the bike day by day, so he now focuses on using his Masters in English literature to write about cycling instead.

Ben Delaney

Ben is the editorial director for VeloNews and Bicycle Retailer & Industry News. He has been working in cycling media since 2000, after racing and studying journalism at the University of New Mexico.