The Vuelta a España (English: Tour of Spain) is a Spanish procycling race held over three weeks in September and one of the three Grand Tours. The jersey for the winner of the general classification is the Jersey Rojo (English: red jersey). The Vuelta’s first edition was in 1935 and won by Gustaaf Deloor (BEL). The riders who gained the most Vuelta wins over the years are Tony Rominger (SUI) and Roberto Heras (ESP), who both won the Vuelta 3 times. The most recent winner is Nairo Quintana (MOV), who won the 71th edition of the Vuelta a España in 2016. More info: Wikipedia.
In 2017, the 72st edition of the Vuelta a España will start in the French city of Nímes with a Team Time Trial and will end in Madrid. This Grand Tour will take place from the 19th of August until the 10th of September.
Video Vuelta 2017 – Parcours/Courses/Route Map