Chris Froome will ride Vuelta a España after Olympic Games

Chris Froome's season will continue after the Olympics with the Tour de France winner slated to ride the Vuelta a España in August and September

Chris Froome, Tour de France 2016

(Image credit: Yuzuru Sunada)

Chris Froome's busy season will not end after the Olympic Games, with the Tour de France winner set to start the Vuelta a España on August 20.

Froome will ride both the road race and time trial in Rio, on August 6 and 10 respectively, before flying back to Europe for his second Grand Tour of the season.

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