Chris Froome still considering Tour/Vuelta double attempt

Chris Froome admits it would be a huge challenge to try and win both the Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana in the same year, but hasn't ruled out trying

Chris Froome celebrates with a glass of champagne during Stage 21 of the 2015 Tour de France

(Image credit: Watson)

Tour de France winner Chris Froome says he may still decide to ride the Vuelta a España in an attempt to complete a rare double.

With only 27 days separating the end of the Tour de France in Paris and the start of the Vuelta in Puerto Baños it would be no easy task for Froome to target the general classification, but the Brit is refusing to rule it out.

Thank you for reading 20 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1