VeloNews Road Road Racing Vuelta a Espana Gallery: 2014 Vuelta a Espana, stage 7 The peloton suffers through a hot day of aggressive, crash-filled racing. De Marchi prevails, and Froome battles back from fall to gain time Facebook Icon Twitter Icon Email Icon Photo: Tim De Waele Photo: Tim De Waele Heading out the door? Read this article on the new Outside+ app available now on iOS devices for members! Download the app. Ryder Hesjedal (Garmin-Sharp) was the best of the rest, finishing second in stage 7. One can’t help but wonder how the finale would have played out if the group of four had made it to the end together to contest the stage. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com.