STAGE 1 HIGHLIGHTS LA VUELTA A ESPANA
The 2021 La Vuelta a Espana opened with a 4.4 mile that warmly welcomed defending champion and newly crowned Olympic time trial gold medalist Primoz Roglic. Temperatures pushed 92F throughout the day as 184 riders completed the course. Roglic won with a time of 8:32, 6 seconds ahead of Astana’s Alex Aranburu. Bahrain Victorious’ Jan Tratnik rolled in 8 seconds back to round out the podium.