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The 2011 Tour de Luxembourg cycling race was the 71st running of the Tour de Luxembourg. It was won by Linus Gerdemann from Germany, a member of the Luxembourg-based team, Leopard Trek. Gerdemann became in doing so the first German to ever win the Tour de Luxembourg.

Route of the Tour de Luxembourg
Route of the Tour de Luxembourg
Race details
Dates1–5 June
Stages4 + Prologue
Distance730.6 km (454.0 mi)
Winning time18h 35' 32"
Results
Winner  Linus Gerdemann (GER) (Leopard Trek)
  Second  Alexandre Geniez (FRA) (Skil–Shimano)
  Third  Tony Gallopin (FRA) (Cofidis)

Points  Davide Appollonio (ITA) (Team Sky)
Mountains  Christian Poos (LUX) (Differdange–Magic–SportFood.de)
Youth  Alexandre Geniez (FRA) (Skil–Shimano)
  Team Cofidis
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Contents

StagesEdit

Key:
 : Leader and eventual winner of General Classification, based on total time.
 : Leader and eventual winner of points classification, based on points given for finishing position on each mass start stage.
 : Leader and eventual winner of climbers' classification, based on points gained on passing hilltops.
 : Leader and eventual winner of young riders' classification, based on total time, but restricted to riders under 25 at beginning of year.

PrologueEdit

1 June 2011 — Luxembourg, 2.7 km (1.7 mi) (ITT)[1]

Prologue result and General Classification after Prologue
Rider Team Time
1   Fabian Cancellara (SUI)   Leopard Trek 3' 42"
2   Damien Gaudin (FRA)  Team Europcar + 5"
3   Jimmy Engoulvent (FRA) Saur–Sojasun + 8"
4   Roman Feillu (FRA) Vacansoleil–DCM + 11"
5   Mathew Hayman (AUS) Team Sky s.t.
6   Jimmy Casper (FRA) Saur–Sojasun s.t.
7   Borut Božič (SLO) Vacansoleil–DCM s.t.
8   Martin Mortensen (DEN) Leopard Trek + 14"
9   Laurent Mangel (FRA) Saur–Sojasun s.t.
10   Grégory Rast (SUI) Team RadioShack + 15"

Stage 1Edit

2 June 2011 – Luxembourg to Bascharage, 192.8 km (119.8 mi)[2][3]

Stage 1 Result
Rider Team Time
1   Denis Galimzyanov (RUS) Team Katusha 4h 48' 32"
2   Gregory Henderson (NZL) Team Sky s.t.
3   Davide Appollonio (ITA) Team Sky s.t.
4   Mathew Hayman (AUS) Team Sky + 3"
5   Jacopo Guarnieri (ITA) Liquigas–Cannondale s.t.
6   Jeremy Hunt (GBR) Team Sky s.t.
7   Mickaël Delage (FRA) FDJ s.t.
8   Michael Van Staeyen (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator s.t.
9   Joeri Stallaert (BEL) Landbouwkrediet s.t.
10   Mitchell Docker (AUS) Skil–Shimano s.t.
General Classification after Stage 1
Rider Team Time
1   Fabian Cancellara (SUI)   Leopard Trek 4h 52' 17"
2   Damien Gaudin (FRA)   Team Europcar + 5"
3   Jimmy Casper (FRA) Saur–Sojasun + 8"
4   Roman Feillu (FRA) Vacansoleil–DCM + 11"
5   Mathew Hayman (AUS) Team Sky + 11"
6   Borut Božič (SLO) Vacansoleil–DCM + 11"
7   Martin Mortensen (DEN) Leopard Trek + 14"
8   Laurent Mangel (FRA) Saur–Sojasun + 14"
9   Grégory Rast (SUI) Team RadioShack + 15"
10   Ian Stannard (GBR) Team Sky + 15"

Stage 2Edit

3 June 2011 – Schifflange to Differdange, 200.7 km (124.7 mi)[4][5]

Stage 2 Result
Rider Team Time
1   Linus Gerdemann (GER) Leopard Trek 5h 16' 19"
2   Arthur Vichot (FRA) FDJ + 9"
3   Jérémie Galland (FRA) Saur–Sojasun s.t.
4   Mickaël Delage (FRA) FDJ s.t.
5   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
6   Julien El Fares (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
7   Alan Marangoni (ITA) Liquigas–Cannondale s.t.
8   Björn Leukemans (BEL) Vacansoleil–DCM s.t.
9   Chris Froome (GBR) Team Sky s.t.
10   Maxime Monfort (BEL) Leopard Trek s.t.
General Classification after Stage 2
Rider Team Time
1   Linus Gerdemann (GER)     Leopard Trek 10h 08' 55"
2   Alexandre Geniez (FRA)   Skil–Shimano + 2"
3   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis + 3"
4   Maxime Monfort (BEL) Leopard Trek + 5"
5   Mickaël Delage (FRA) FDJ + 8"
6   Jérémie Galland (FRA) Saur–Sojasun + 10"
7   Jurgen Van Goolen (BEL) Veranda's Willems–Accent + 11"
8   Julien El Fares (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
9   Björn Leukemans (BEL) Vacansoleil–DCM + 12"
10   Alan Marangoni (ITA) Liquigas–Cannondale + 13"

Stage 3Edit

4 June 2011 – Eschweiler to Roost (Luxlait), 185.0 km (115.0 mi)[6][7]

Stage 3 Result
Rider Team Time
1   Davide Appollonio (ITA) Team Sky 4h 44' 31"
2   Denis Galimzyanov (RUS) Team Katusha s.t.
3   Mickaël Delage (FRA) FDJ s.t.
4   Romain Feillu (FRA) Vacansoleil–DCM s.t.
5   Pieter Vanspeybrouck (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator s.t.
6   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
7   Alexandre Geniez (FRA)   Skil–Shimano s.t.
8   Davide Cimolai (ITA) Liquigas–Cannondale s.t.
9   Borut Božič (SLO) Vacansoleil–DCM s.t.
10   Jérémie Galland (FRA) Saur–Sojasun s.t.
General Classification after Stage 3
Rider Team Time
1   Linus Gerdemann (GER)   Leopard Trek 14h 53' 26"
2   Alexandre Geniez (FRA)   Skil–Shimano + 2"
3   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis + 3"
4   Maxime Monfort (BEL) Leopard Trek + 5"
5   Mickaël Delage (FRA) FDJ + 8"
6   Jérémie Galland (FRA) Saur–Sojasun + 10"
7   Jurgen Van Goolen (BEL) Veranda's Willems–Accent + 11"
8   Julien El Fares (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
9   Björn Leukemans (BEL) Vacansoleil–DCM + 12"
10   Alan Marangoni (ITA) Liquigas–Cannondale + 13"

Stage 4Edit

5 June 2011 – Mersch to Luxembourg, 152.1 km (94.5 mi)[8][9]

Stage 4 Result
Rider Team Time
1   Romain Feillu (FRA) Vacansoleil–DCM 3h 42' 06"
2   Fränk Schleck (LUX) Leopard Trek s.t.
3   Pieter Vanspeybrouck (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator s.t.
4   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
5   Davide Appollonio (ITA) Team Sky s.t.
6   Maxime Vantomme (BEL) Team Katusha s.t.
7   Julien El Fares (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
8   Jérémie Galland (FRA) Saur–Sojasun s.t.
9   Linus Gerdemann (GER)   FDJ s.t.
10   Jens Keukeleire (BEL) Cofidis s.t.
Final General Classification
Rider Team Time
1   Linus Gerdemann (GER)   Leopard Trek 18h 35' 32"
2   Alexandre Geniez (FRA)   Skil–Shimano + 2"
3   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis + 3"
4   Maxime Monfort (BEL) Leopard Trek + 5"
5   Mickaël Delage (FRA) FDJ + 8"
6   Jérémie Galland (FRA) Saur–Sojasun + 10"
7   Jurgen Van Goolen (BEL) Veranda's Willems–Accent + 11"
8   Julien El Fares (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
9   Björn Leukemans (BEL) Vacansoleil–DCM + 12"
10   Alan Marangoni (ITA) Liquigas–Cannondale + 13"

Classification leadershipEdit

Final standingsEdit

General classificationEdit

Rider Team Time
1   Linus Gerdemann (GER)   Leopard Trek 18h 35' 32"
2   Alexandre Geniez (FRA)   Skil–Shimano + 2"
3   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis + 3"
4   Maxime Monfort (BEL) Leopard Trek + 5"
5   Mickaël Delage (FRA) FDJ + 8"
6   Jérémie Galland (FRA) Saur–Sojasun + 10"
7   Jurgen Van Goolen (BEL) Veranda's Willems–Accent + 11"
8   Julien El Fares (FRA) Cofidis s.t.
9   Björn Leukemans (BEL) Vacansoleil–DCM + 12"
10   Alan Marangoni (ITA) Liquigas–Cannondale + 13"

Points classificationEdit

Rider Team Points
1   Davide Appollonio (ITA)   Team Sky 42
2   Denis Galimzyanov (RUS) Team Katusha 36
3   Romain Feillu (FRA) Vacansoleil–DCM 31
4   Mickaël Delage (FRA) FDJ 29
5   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis 27
6   Linus Gerdemann (GER)   Leopard Trek 22
7   Pieter Vanspeybrouck (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator 22
8   Jérémie Galland (FRA) Saur–Sojasun 17
9   Arthur Vichot (FRA) FDJ 16
10   Fränk Schleck (LUX) Leopard Trek 16

Mountains classificationEdit

Rider Team Points
1   Christian Poos (LUX)   Differdange–Magic–SportFood.de 40
2   Johannes Fröhlinger (GER) Skil–Shimano 32
3   Anthony Geslin (FRA) FDJ 17
4   Anthony Delaplace (FRA) Saur–Sojasun 15
5   Anthony Charteau (FRA) Team Europcar 10
6   Linus Gerdemann (GER)   Leopard Trek 10
7   Martijn Keizer (NED) Vacansoleil–DCM 10
8   Javier Ramirez (ESP) Andalucía–Caja Granada 10
9   Sébastien Delfosse (BEL) Landbouwkrediet 7
10   Bert Scheirlinckx (BEL) Landbouwkrediet 7

Young riders classificationEdit

Rider Team Time
1   Alexandre Geniez (FRA)   Skil–Shimano 18h 35' 34"
2   Tony Gallopin (FRA) Cofidis + 1"
3   Arthur Vichot (FRA) FDJ + 12"
4   Anthony Roux (FRA) FDJ + 53"
5   Romain Zingle (BEL) Cofidis + 58"
6   Damien Gaudin (FRA) Team Europcar + 1' 39"
7   Rémi Cusin (FRA) Cofidis + 1' 51"
8   Pieter Vanspeybrouck (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator + 1' 54"
9   Davide Appollonio (ITA)   Team Sky + 1' 55"
10   Simon Geschke (GER) Skil–Shimano + 1' 58"

Team classificationEdit

Pos. Team Time
1 Cofidis 55h 47' 36"
2 FDJ + 6"
3 Leopard Trek + 31"
4 Saur–Sojasun + 43"
5 Skil–Shimano + 2' 58"
6 Team Sky + 3' 10"
7 Liquigas–Cannondale + 3' 32"
8 Veranda's Willems–Accent + 3' 33"
9 Vacansoleil–DCM + 3' 51"
10 Landbouwkrediet + 3' 52"

ReferencesEdit

General
  • "Results 2011". aotdl.com (in French). Archived from the original on 12 September 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
Specific
  1. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – P – General" (PDF). aotdl.com. 1 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  2. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – 1 – Stage" (PDF). aotdl.com. 2 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  3. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – 1 – General" (PDF). aotdl.com. 2 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  4. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – 2 – Stage" (PDF). aotdl.com. 3 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  5. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – 2 – General" (PDF). aotdl.com. 3 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  6. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – 3 – Stage" (PDF). aotdl.com. 4 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  7. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – 3 – General" (PDF). aotdl.com. 4 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  8. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – 4 – Stage" (PDF). aotdl.com. 5 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.
  9. ^ "Skoda Tour de Luxembourg – 4 – General" (PDF). aotdl.com. 5 June 2011. Retrieved 14 September 2011.