|Map of 2018 Volta a Catalunya|
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Volta a Catalunya is one of the first races in the season with the main riders participating. This year we will have Valverde, Quintana and the recent winner of Paris Nice Marc Soler in Movistar team, Daniel Martin, Rigoberto Uran, Fabio Aru, Sergio Henao, David de la Cruz, Van Garderen, Kruiswijk, Thibaut Pinot, Warren Barguil, etc.
The route is demanding, including several very important climbs as Vallter 200 and La Creueta. Stage 3, finishing at Vallter 2000 is, no doubt the queen stage. Following stage ending at La Molina includes also some very long and steep climb, as La Creueta.
|Stage 1 Calella-Calella (medium mountain)|
|Stage 2 Mataró-Valls (medium mountain)|
|Stage 3 Sant Cugat del Vallès-Vallter 2000 (high mountain)|
|Stage 4 Llanars La Molina (high mountain)|
|Stage 5 Llivia-Viella (high mountain)|
|Stage 6 Viella-Torrefarrera (medium mountain)|
|Stage 7: Barcelona Barcelona (medium mountain)|