The 2022 Volta a Catalunya is going to be held on March 21-27 at the flat and hilly surfaces of Catalunya. Here you will know everything about the event.
After nine years in Calella, the Volta a Catalunya route has a new start in Sant Feliu de Guixols. Stage 2 is a 202.5-kilometer journey to Perpignan, the capital of French Catalunya, for the first time in 70 years.
Stage 3 takes riders into the Pyrenees, where they will face three first-category climbs before reaching the stage 4 mountaintop finish at Bo Taüll.
Alejandro Valverde (Movistar) will draw a lot of attention. He will enter the Volta Catalunya as one of the big names, surrounded by other great names. Valverde will face stiff opposition ahead.
Simon Yates arrives brimming with Paris-Nice. With a triplet in the general classification in 2021, Ineos is also highly committed to the 101st edition of the race, with Richard Carapaz. He will be joined by Richie Porter, who finished second last year, or Granada Carlos Rodriguez, who is in excellent shape.
Adam Yates, the incumbent champion, will not be among them. Today, we will know when, where, and how to watch the event along with wth full routes and stages.
Volta a Catalunya Tour Schedule 2022:
The cycling event will start on Monday, March 21, 2022, and will continue till Sunday, March 27, 2022.
Routes and Stages:
The event will be held on the flat and hilly surfaces of Catalonia. The race will start from Sant Feliu de Guíxols and end at Barcelona. There will be a total of seven stages of the race.
Here is the full list of the stages and routes of this exciting cycling event.
|1||21 March||Sant Feliu de Guíxols to Sant Feliu de Guíxols||171.2 km (106.4 mi)||Flat stage|
|2||22 March||L’Escala to Perpignan (France)||202.4 km (125.8 mi)||Flat stage|
|3||23 March||Perpignan (France) to La Molina||161.1 km (100.1 mi)||Mountain stage|
|4||24 March||La Seu d’Urgell to Boí Taüll||166.7 km (103.6 mi)||Mountain stage|
|5||25 March||La Pobla de Segur to Vilanova i la Geltrú||206.3 km (128.2 mi)||Flat stage|
|6||26 March||Costa Daurada (Salou) to Costa Daurada (Cambrils)||167.6 km (104.1 mi)||Medium-mountain stage|
|7||27 March||Barcelona to Barcelona||138.6 km (86.1 mi)||Medium-mountain stage|
How to watch the event on TV?
Eurosport will be shown the Volta a Catalunya on Television in the UK. You will need to avail yourself of the cable TV connection with this channel to watch the event.
If you are living in Australia, SBS will be the best option for you. SBS has reserved the right to show the event on TV. So, contact your cable provider and get the connection of this channel right now.
How to watch the Volta a Catalunya Cycling 2022 online?
GCN+ will be showing the live stream of the Volta a Catalunya Cycling Tour 2022 in the USA, You will need to buy the race pass to watch the event there. The race pass will cost you $8.99 per month. You will be able to get many interesting cycling events with this pass.
FLobikes will stream the Volta a Catalunya tour in Canada. This is a dedicated channel to show the cycling races all over the world. The monthly subscription cost of Flobike will cost you $30 per month. So, buy your favorite package right now.
The Volta a Catalunya 2022 is one of the biggest cycling tours in the world. You will be able to see all the best cyclists in one frame through this tournament. So, if you are a cycling fan, call your friends, order some pizza and watch all the actions live.