Edition 64 of the Ruta del Sol leaves on the 14th of February 2018 to finish on the 18th of February. The five-day stage-race is held in Andalucia, hence its other name Vuelta a Andalucía. The Ruta del Sol typically takes in a mix of hilly and mountain stages alongside an occasional sprint stage and/or time trial. The 2018’s route is yet to be announced.
Alejandro Valverde won the 2017-edition with the tiniest of margins. Alberto Contador fell 1 second short, while Thibaut Pinot finished in third. It was Valverde’s fifth victory in the Ruta del Sol.
Ruta del Sol 2018: Google Maps, videos and more
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