2022 Vuelta a San Juan cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic

Remco Evenepoel (Deceuninck-QuickStep) crossed the line at the end of stage 5 at Alto Colorado having battled hard to retain his overall lead
Remco Evenepoel (Deceuninck-QuickStep) won the last edition of the Vuelta a San Juan (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

The Vuelta a San Juan will not take place for the second consecutive year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. 

This year’s event was scheduled to take place from January 30 to February 6 but local officials and the race organisers announced on Monday that it would not go ahead following the recent spike in COVID-19 cases due to the omicron variant.

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Barry Ryan
Head of Features

Barry Ryan is Head of Features at Cyclingnews. He has covered professional cycling since 2010, reporting from the Tour de France, Giro d’Italia and events from Argentina to Japan. His writing has appeared in The Independent, Procycling and Cycling Plus. He is the author of The Ascent: Sean Kelly, Stephen Roche and the Rise of Irish Cycling’s Golden Generation, published by Gill Books.