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Latest Vuelta a España News

4 hours ago

Vuelta a España: Thibaut Pinot abandons citing back pain from Tour de France crash

Thibaut Pinot puts end to disappointing 2020 grand tour season with early exit from Vuelta a España.


19 hours ago

Vuelta a España: New-look Movistar off to hot start

Days of infighting are gone as Marc Soler delivers huge win for Movistar at Vuelta a España.


19 hours ago

Chris Froome on Vuelta a España setback: ‘This is a process to get back to top level’

Chris Froome taking long view despite rough start at Vuelta a España.


22 hours ago

Video: Vuelta a España stage 2 highlights

Watch the fireworks explode in the battle for the stage — and the overall lead — on the second day of racing at the Vuelta.


24 hours ago

Vuelta a España stage 2: Marc Soler attacks final descent to take the win

Race leader Primož Roglič finishes in second, pads overall lead with bonus seconds.


1 day ago

Sepp Kuss on Vuelta a España opener: ‘I surprised myself a little bit’

Sepp Kuss insists team strategy is to win the Vuelta a España with one of their two captains.


2 days ago

Video: Vuelta a España stage 1 highlights and final kilometer

Watch the video highlights of the explosive finale on stage 1 of the 2020 Vuelta a España.


2 days ago

Why the 2020 Vuelta a España is the most important grand tour of Chris Froome’s career

Chris Froome will need to finish the Vuelta a España to carry momentum into 2021.


2 days ago

Sepp Kuss continues to impress with aggressive riding in Vuelta a España opener

Sepp Kuss took on Ineos Grenadiers and prevailed during Tuesday's stage 1 of the Vuelta a España.


2 days ago

Vuelta a España: Chris Froome loses 11 minutes on first stage

Two-time champion Chris Froome couldn't keep pace on the opening stage at Vuelta a España.


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.