Edition 73 of the Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana – or, Tour of Valencia – sets off this Wednesday to finish on Sunday 6 February. As always, the race takes in a mix of hilly and sprint stages, while Friday’s Queen Stage finishes on a steep and partly unpaved monster climb in the Sierra de Maigmó. (Slideshow route/profile)
Stefan Küng is title holder. The Swiss won last year’s edition, which was held in April, ahead of Nelson Oliveira and Enric Mas.
Another interesting read: records & winners Tour of Valencia.
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Tour of Valencia 2022: stages
|date||start – finish||km||type||results||winner||leader|
|1||2-2||Tour of Valencia 2022 route stage 1 Les Alqueries – Torralba del Pinar||166.7||hills|
|2||3-2||Tour of Valencia 2022 route stage 2 Bétera – Torrent||172.1||hills|
|3||4-2||Tour of Valencia 2022 route stage 3 Alicante – Sierra de Maigmó||155.1||mountains|
|4||5-2||Tour of Valencia 2022 route stage 4 Orihuela – Torrevieja||193.1||flat|
|5||6-2||Tour of Valencia 2022 route stage 5 Paterna – Valencia||92.0||flat|
Tour of Valencia 2022: profiles
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