Vuelta a España 2013 Stages

Vuelta a España 2013 edition will start in Vilanova de Arousa on August 24th, Saturday, and finish in Madrid on September 15th, Sunday. The race will start with a Team Time Trial and has 11 summit finishes this year, one more than in 2012. One of the summit finishes is at Peyragudes (in France). And the Angliru will be scene of the deciding stage.

STAGES SUMMARY

6 flat stages
13 mountain stages
1 team Team Time Trial stage
1 Individual Time Trial stage

DISTINCTIVE ASPECTS OF THE RACE

11 summit finishes
2 rest days
27 km Team Time Trial
38 km Individual Time Trial
41 mountain passes and hills


Stages of Vuelta a España (Tour of Spain) 2013

DATE STAGE TYPE START-FINISH DIST (km)
1 Aug 24
Sat.
Team Time Trial (TTT) Vilanova de Arousa > Sanxenxo 27.4
2 Aug 25
Sun.
Mountains with Summit Finish Pontevedra > Alto da Groba 177.7
3 Aug 26
Mon.
Plain Vigo > Mirador de Lobeira 184.8
4 Aug 27
Tue.
Mountains with Summit Finish Lalín / a Estrada > Fisterra 189.0
5 Aug 28
Wed.
Mountains Sober > Lago de Sanabria 174.3
6 Aug 29
Thu.
Plain Guijuelo > Caceres 175.0
7 Aug 30
Fri.
Plain Almendralejo – Mairena de Aljafare 195.5
8 Aug 31
Sat.
Mountains with Summit Finish Jerez de la Frontera – Estepona (Alto Peñas Blancas) 170.0
9 Sep 01
Sun.
Mountains with Summit Finish Antequera – Valdepeñas de Jaén 163.7
10 Sep 02
Mon.
Mountains with Summit Finish Torredelcampo – Alto Hazallanas 186.8
Sep 03
Tue.
Rest day
11 Sep 04
Wed.
Individual Time Trial (ITT) Tarazona 38.8
12 Sep 05
Thu.
Plain Maella – Tarragona 164.2
13 Sep 06
Fri.
Mountains Valls – Castelldefels 169.0
14 Sep 07
Sat.
Mountains with Summit Finish Baga – Coll de la Gallina 155.7
15 Sep 08
Sun.
Mountains with Summit Finish Andorra – Peyragudes 224.9
16 Sep 09
Mon.
Mountains with Summit Finish Graus – Formigal 146.8
Sep 10
Tue.
Rest day
17 Sep 11
Wed.
Plain Calahorra – Burgos 189.0
18 Sep 12
Thu.
Mountains with Summit Finish Burgos – Peña Cabarga 186.5
19 Sep 13
Fri.
Mountains with Summit Finish San Vicente de la Barquera – Naranco 181.0
20 Sep 14
Sat.
Mountains with Summit Finish Aviles – Angliru 144.1
21 Sep 15
Sun.
Plain Leganés – Madrid  99.1
Total distance (km): 3,317.1
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Vuelta a España 2013 route map
Vuelta a España 2013 route map

M. Özgür Nevres

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