News - 14/09 - 17:12 [GMT + 2]

Van Vleuten: the colours of triumph

Annemiek van Vleuten is a dyed-in-the-wool conqueror. “When I take starter’s orders for a race, it’s with the objective of winning,” explained Movistar’s star rider on the evening of her historic triumph on the Tour de France Femmes with Zwift, at the end of July, whilst already looking ahead to her forthcoming participation in the Ceratizit...

News - 11/09 - 15:56 [GMT + 2]

Van Vleuten and Balsamo, two icons in Madrid

The world champion Elisa Balsamo (Trek Segafredo) sprinted to victory in the final stage of the Ceratizit Challenge by La Vuelta 22 in the Madrid circuit, where she outpowered Lotte Kopecky (Team SD Worx) and Marta Bastianelli (UAE Team ADQ). Annemiek van Vleuten (Movistar Team) dominated the overall standings for the second year in a row. The Dutch star completes a historic...

News - 10/09 - 21:27 [GMT + 2]

Nobody can resist Persico in Segovia

Silvia Persico (Valcar - Travel & Service) made the most of her explosive skills to win stage 4 of the Ceratizit Challenge by La Vuelta 22 in the Plaza Mayor de Segovia. The Italian sensation took victory ahead of Demi Vollering (Team SD Worx) and Elisa Longo Borghini (Trek Segafredo) after a thrilling finale. The Olympic champion Anna Kiesenhofer (Soltec Team) launched...

News - 09/09 - 21:06 [GMT + 2]

Brown rules in Aguilar de Campoo

Grace Brown (FDJ Suez Futuroscope) claimed victory on Friday at the end of stage 3 of the Ceratizit Challenge by La Vuelta 22, finishing in Aguilar de Campoo. The Australian star took the best of Elise Chabbey (Canyon Sram) in the final metres of a short and intense day of racing from Camargo. Annemiek van Vleuten (Movistar) finished with the main bunch, 8 seconds down from...

News - 08/09 - 21:12 [GMT + 2]

Van Vleuten takes it all in Colindres

The Dutch star Annemiek van Vleuten (Movistar) displayed all her strength to win stage 2 of the Ceratizit Challenge by La Vuelta 22 in Colindres. The winner of the Giro and the Tour turned the race upside down on the penultimate ascent of the day, the cat-1 climb of Fuente las Varas, and opened a gap of 2’16’’ to her closest chasers in the final 30km of racing....

News - 07/09 - 21:15 [GMT + 2]

Longo Borghini and Trek-Segafredo set the tone in Cantabria

Among the main powerhouses of the peloton, Trek-Segafredo displayed their strength to win stage 1 of the Ceratizit Challenge by La Vuelta 22, a 19.9km team time trial set in Marina de Cudeyo, Cantabria. The Italian star Elisa Longo Borghini led her team through the line to be the first leader of the race, with a time of 23:31, six seconds faster than Team BikeExchange-Jayco.

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News - 06/09 - 20:48 [GMT + 2]

Stage 1: start order

News - 06/09 - 19:00 [GMT + 2]

D-1 - Garcia: “Everything can happen”

Annemiek van Vleuten (Movistar) is “excited to start from Cantabria”… And many more stars of the peloton are lining up to battle for glory on the roads of the Ceratizit Challenge by La Vuelta 22, as they try to overthrow the Dutch conqueror of the 2021 edition, also a winner of the Giro Donne and the Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift this season.

The...

News - 05/09 - 17:14 [GMT + 2]

D-2 - Van Vleuten: “I’m excited to start from Cantabria”

The Ceratizit Challenge by La Vuelta keeps growing in its 8th edition, the longest to date, and the last one to be so tightly associated with the men’s La Vuelta, as the best riders from the UCI Women’s World Tour gear up for five days of racing from Marina de Cudeyo to Madrid, where both pelotons will arrive on Sunday. From next year, the women’s version of...

News - 23/06 - 17:13 [GMT + 2]

CERATIZIT CHALLENGE BY LA VUELTA 22: TEAMS SELECTION

The following 14 UCI WorldTeams are automatically invited to the race: 

Canyon//SRAM Racing (GER) EF Education-TIBCO-SVB (USA) FDJ Nouvelle-Aquitaine Futuroscope (FRA) Human Powered Health (USA) Liv Racing Xstra (NED) Movistar Team Women (ESP) Roland Cogeas Edelweiss Squad (SUI) Team BikeExchange – Jayco (AUS) Team DSM (NED) Team Jumbo-Visma (NED) Team SD Worx...

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