Scenery, Volta a Catalunya 2013, stage twoThe Volta Ciclista a Catalunya is a hilly seven-stage WorldTour race in Spain, running from March 24 to March 30. Dan Martin (Garmin-Sharp) won the 2013 edition and returns to face stiff opposition from a selection of Grand Tour contenders, including Chris Froome, Alberto Contador, Nairo Quintana and Joaquim Rodriguez.

Volta a Catalunya 2014: Stages
Monday March 24, stage one, Calella to Calella, 165.7km
Tuesday March 25, stage two, Mataro to Girona, 171.2km
Wednesday March 26, stage three, Banyoles to La Molina, 162.9km
Thursday March 27, stage four, Alp to Vallter 2000, 166.4km
Friday March 28, stage five, Llanars-Vall de Camprodon to Valls, 222.2km
Saturday March 29, stage six, El Vendrell to Vilanova I la Geltru, 163.9km
Sunday March 30, stage seven, Barcelona to Barcelona, 120.7km

Key riders: Chris Froome | Daniel Martin | Alberto Contador | Nairo Quintana | Joaquim Rodriguez

Previous editions: 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010

Chris Froome on stage four of the 2014 Tour of Catalonia

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