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Latest Vuelta a España News

2 weeks ago

45 motorcycle police from Vuelta a España test positive for COVID-19

None of the riders inside the Vuelta a España peloton were diagnosed with COVID-19.


3 weeks ago

Roundtable: Where will this 18-stage autumnal Vuelta a España sit in the history books?

Primož Roglič held his nerve and limited his losses to Richard Carapaz in the final mountain stage of the race Saturday, and was able to successfully ride to his second-straight Vuelta victory.


3 weeks ago

Power Analysis: Vuelta a España stage 17

We dive into power numbers from stage 17 of the Vuelta a España, and a nail-biting final on the Alto de la Covatilla.


3 weeks ago

Primož Roglič caps season with Vuelta a España win, hints at title defense

Jumbo Visma's Primož Roglič becomes the first rider to defend the Vuelta since Roberto Heras in 2005.


3 weeks ago

Hugh Carthy rides to the center of EF Pro Cycling’s future at the Vuelta a España

Young Brit's third-place at the Vuelta sets him up to take star role at EF Pro Cycling as Michael Woods and Daniel Martínez leave the team.


3 weeks ago

How the U.S. riders fared at the 2020 Vuelta a España

The Vuelta proved a rollercoaster three weeks for the five Americans at the race, from Sepp Kuss and Will Barta riding high to Ian Garrison gutting out a tough debut grand tour.


3 weeks ago

Time bonuses gave Primož Roglič winning cushion in Vuelta a España victory

Richard Carapaz would have been ahead by eight seconds without time bonuses in Vuelta a España.


3 weeks ago

Video: Vuelta a España stage 18 highlights

Watch the video highlights of the final stage of the 2020 Tour of Spain.


3 weeks ago

Chris Froome receives his Vuelta a España trophy … nine years later

Chris Froome leaves 2020 Vuelta with a new trophy and motivation to return to try to win another one.


3 weeks ago

Vuelta a España: Pascal Ackermann takes final stage sprint as Primož Roglič secures red jersey

Bora-Hansgrohe sprinter wins bunch kick in central Madrid as all GC contenders come safely to the line behind.


Vuelta a España Writers

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.