Vuelta a San Juan: Villalobos upsets the favourites, dreams of overall win

At the start of the Vuelta a San Juan, no one was talking about Roman Villalobos (Canel's Specialized) as a potential overall winner, but, after he won stage 2 and pulled on the race leader's jersey, the 27-year-old Costa Rican said he will do everything in his power to keep the lead through the final podium.

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Growing up in Missoula, Montana, Pat competed in his first bike race in 1985 at Flathead Lake. He studied English and journalism at the University of Oregon and has covered North American cycling extensively since 2009, as well as racing and teams in Europe and South America. Pat currently lives in the US outside of Portland, Oregon, with his imaginary dog Rusty.