Enric Mas: ‘I don’t think stages this long are necessary in a Grand Tour’ 

The Movistar rider was unhappy with the distance after the longest stage of the Vuelta a España 

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Enric Mas has raised issue with the length of stage 15 of the Vuelta a España, the longest of this year’s edition.

The Vuelta peloton took on a 230km run through the mountains of western Spain, with brutal weather conditions making the stage even more attritional. 

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