Vuelta a Espana: Andreas Kron takes solo win on stage 2 amid crashes and torrential rain

Andreas Kron (Lotto Dstny) won the chaotic and crash-marred stage 2 of the Vuelta a España in Barcelona on Sunday. Taking advantage of the steep ramp to the top of Castell de Montjuic in the final three kilometres, the Dane went off the front and flew down on the descent to claim the victory, seven seconds ahead of a small chase group.

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Lyne Lamoureux

Lyne has been involved in professional cycling for more than 15 years in both news reporting and sports marketing. She founded Podium Insight in 2008, quickly becoming a trusted source for news of the North American professional cycling world. She was the first to successfully use social media to consistently provide timely and live race updates for all fans. She is proud to have covered men's and women's news equally during her tenure at the helm of the site. Her writing has appeared on Cyclingnews and other news sites.