The 2017 Vuelta a España boasts an impressive startlist. After riding the Giro and the Tour de France title holder Nairo Quintana skips the most mountainous Grand Tour of the season, yet most other world class GC contenders line up. Chris Froome, Vincenzo Nibali, Alberto Contador, Fabio Aru, Romain Bardet, the Yates brothers – they are all there. (Slideshow route/profile)
Read about the GC contenders in the 2017 Vuelta a España 2017, and click underneath scheme for the favourites to win the respective stages.
Vuelta a España 2017: Favourites
Vuelta 2017: Route maps, height profiles, and more
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Videos La Vuelta
Stage 9: Final climb Cumbre del Sol
Stappe 20: Final climb Angliru
Video: highlights 2016