The stage film - 05/09 - 15:07 [GMT + 2]

Kopecky and Van Vleuten triumph at the end of the way to Santiago

The Belgian national champion Lotte Kopecky (Liv Racing) won the final stage of the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21 after a tight battle in the streets of Santiago de Compostela. She followed a late attack from her Italian counterpart, Elisa Longo Borghini (Trek-Segafredo), to catch up to Leah Thomas (Movistar Team) inside the final uphill hectometres, and powered to her...

The stage film - 04/09 - 15:09 [GMT + 2]

Annemiek van Vleuten rises to the challenge

Annemiek van Vleuten delivered an attacking masterclass from the mountain resort of Manzaneda to Pereiro de Aguiar on Saturday. The Dutch star made the most of her unique abilities on a hilly terrain to claim victory after a 50km solo ride that also saw her take the overall lead from Marlen Reusser, who still leads the points standings.

“I’m surprised after...

The stage film - 03/09 - 16:11 [GMT + 2]

Reusser puts on a fight against Van Vleuten

The Dutch star Annemiek van Vleuten (Movistar Team) dominated on Friday the second stage of the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21. After a first hilly stage, day 2 saw the field take on a 7.3km uphill time-trial leading to the mountain resort of Manzaneda with slopes at an average gradient of 5.8%. Following her Olympic title in Tokyo’s ITT, Van Vleuten set a winning...

The stage film - 02/09 - 16:32 [GMT + 2]

Marlen Reusser on olympic form

Silver medallist in the time-trial of the Olympic Games, the Swiss star Marlen Reusser (Ale ́ BTC Ljubljana) carried the form that also saw her shine in the Ladies Tour of Norway (4th) and the Simac Ladies Tour (2nd) to win on Thursday stage 1 of the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21 as she powered to victory on her own in A Rúa, ahead of her breakaway companions

The...

News - 01/09 - 20:18 [GMT + 2]

The CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21 is ready to roll in Galicia

An impressive cast of contenders have arrived in Galicia ahead of four days of action (September 2-5) en route to Santiago de Compostela. Among them, the World Champion Anna van der Breggen (3rd in the UCI World ranking) will participate for the first time in the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta in what may be her last appearance with the rainbow jersey before she defends...

News - 31/08 - 16:09 [GMT + 2]

Lisa Brennauer : "Very excited by this new challenge"

Winner of the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta in 2019 and 2020, Lisa Brennauer, who beat Elisa Longo Borghini by twelve seconds in a famous thriller in the streets of Madrid last November, puts her title on the line after finishing sixth at the Tokyo Olympics, in the road race and in the time-trial as well. The German, crowned world time-trial champion in Ponferrada in 2014,...

News - 30/08 - 12:21 [GMT + 2]

Elisa Longo Borghini: "I return with ambition"

Elisa Longo Borghini, third of the UCI world ranking, third in the road race of the Tokyo Olympic Games, will be one of the big favourites of the 7th edition of the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta (September 2-5). She expressed her enthusiasm ahead of her trip to Galicia. 

Elisa, what are your memories from your participation in the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta...

News - 26/08 - 15:00 [GMT + 2]

The world's best come to the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21

The 7th edition of the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21 promises to be spectacular, from September 2 to 5, from the Cabeza de la Manzaneda mountain resort to Santiago de Compostela. The most famous stage race on the Spanish calendar, which this year offers a complete program in Galicia, with two medium mountain stages, an uphill time trial and a flat stage, has won over the...

News - 19/07 - 16:30 [GMT + 2]

Teams selection

The organizers of the CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21 have chosen the teams that will take part in the 7thedition of the women’s race which will be held from the 2nd to the 5th of September for the first time in Galicia. The most important Spanish race in the women’s World Tour clalendar continues to grow and will feature four stages in total: two mid-mountain...

News - 13/07 - 12:30 [GMT + 2]

The CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21 will have four stages and will take place entirely within Galicia

The CERATIZIT Challenge by La Vuelta 21 will take off from the Province of Ourense on the 2nd of September and will cover the region of Galicia for the first time ever in its history. The race, one of the most important in the women’s WorldTour calendar, continues to make its mark and will be adding a new stage to its route this year, bringing the total competition days...

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