Vuelta a Espana 2016 Bicycle Live Telecast channel, Schedule & Teams

Vaulta a Espana is a bicycle race mostly held in Spain and occasionally conducted by neighbouring countries too. It is a popular game in Spain country and toured in different stages. Vaulta a Espana is a race conducted annually and the champion of 2015 was Fabio Aru.

Vuelta a Espana 2016 Bicycle

Vuelta a Espana Bicycle 2016 Schedule

This race was first organized in 1935. the race is scheduled in Spain from 20 august to 11 September 2016. Let us look at the list of stages

Stage Date Course Distance Type
1 20 August Balneario Laias – Parque Náutico Castrelo de Miño 29.4 km (18 mi) Team time trial
2 21 August Ourense – Baiona 170 km (106 mi) Flat stage
3 22 August Marín – Dumbria, Mirador de Ézaro 170 km (106 mi) Medium-mountain stage
4 23 August Betanzos – San Andrés de Teixido 161 km (100 mi) Medium-mountain stage
5 24 August Viveiro – Lugo 170 km (106 mi) Flat stage
6 25 August Monforte de Lemos – Luintra (Ribera Sacra) 163 km (101 mi) Hilly stage
7 26 August Maceda – Puebla de Sanabria 158.3 km (98 mi) Medium-mountain stage
8 27 August Villalpando – La Camperona, Valle de Sabero 177 km (110 mi) Medium-mountain stage
9 28 August Cistierna – Alto del Naranco, Oviedo 165 km (103 mi) Medium-mountain stage
10 29 August Lugones – Lagos de Covadonga 186.6 km (116 mi) Mountain stage
30 August
11 31 August Colunga, (Jurassic Museum of Asturias) – Peña Cabarga 168.6 km (105 mi) Medium-mountain stage
12 1 September Los Corrales de Buelna – Bilbao 193.2 km (120 mi) Hilly stage
13 2 September Bilbao – Urdax-Dantxarinea 212.8 km (132 mi) Hilly stage
14 3 September Urdatx-Dantxarinea – Aubisque, (Gourette) 195.6 km (122 mi) Mountain stage
15 4 September Sabiñánigo – Aramon Formigal, Sallent de Gállego 120 km (75 mi) Medium-mountain stage
16 5 September Alcañiz – Peniscola 158 km (98 mi) Flat stage
6 September  –
17 7 September Castellón – Camins del Penyagolosa, Llucena 173.3 km (108 mi) Medium-mountain stage
18 8 September Requena – Gandia 191 km (119 mi) Flat stage
19 9 September Xàbia – Calp 39 km (24 mi) Individual time trial
20 10 September Benidorm – Alto de Aitana 184 km (114 mi) Mountain stage
21 11 September Las Rozas – Madrid 102.5 km (64 mi) Flat stage

List of teams participating in 2016 Vaulta a Espana

Riders and different teams participate in the race from all over the world every year. This year, too, There are many teams participating in the race with their best riders across the globe. The race includes total 21 stages starting from Balneario Laias to Madrid covers the total distance of 3,277.3.

  1. Ag2r La Mondiale (France)
  2. Astana Pro Team (Kazikistan)
  3. BMC Racing Team (USA)
  4. Bora – Argon 18 (Germany)
  5. Caja Rural – Seguros RGA (Spain)
  6. Cannondale Pro Cycling Team (USA)
  7. Cofidis, Solutions Credits
  8. Etixx – Quick Step (Belgium)
  9. FDJ (France)
  10. IAM Cycling (SUI)
  11. Lampre – Merida (Italy)
  12. Lotto – Soudal (Belgium)
  13. Movistar Team (Spain)
  14. Orica GreenEDGE (Australia)
  15. Team Dimension Data (South Africa)
  16. Team Giant – Alpecin (Germany)
  17. Team Katusha (Russia)
  18. Team LottoNL – Jumbo (Netherland)
  19. Team Sky (GBR)
  20. Tinkoff (Russia)
  21. Trek – Segafredo (USA)

How to Watch Vuelta a Espana 2016 Bicycle Live

  • In UK British Eurosport will show Live coverage and highlights of the race can be watched on ITV4.
  • In US Universal Sports network will have broad casting right
  • procyclinglive.com will show the Live streaming of the race and the highlights of the race can be watched on ITV Player site.

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