2012 World Ports Classic

The 2012 World Ports Classic is the inaugural edition of the two-day cycle race between the port cities of Rotterdam and Antwerp. It is scheduled to start on 31 August 2012 and finish one day later on 1 September 2012.[1][2]

2012 World Ports Classic
2012 UCI Europe Tour
The podium presentation Alexander Kristoff, Tom Boonen, André Greipel, Joop Zoetemelk, Jan Janssen, Roger De Vlaeminck
Race details
Dates31 Aug—1 Sep
Stages2
Distance362.5 km (225.2 mi)
← Inaugural Event
2013 →

Teams ParticipatingEdit

StagesEdit

Stage Route Distance Date Winner
1 Rotterdam to Antwerp 201 km (124.9 mi) 31 August   Tom Boonen (BEL)
2 Antwerp to Rotterdam 161.5 km (100.4 mi) 1 September   Theo Bos (NED)

Leadership ClassificationsEdit

Stage Winner General classification
 
Points classification
 
Young rider classification
 
Team Classification
1 Tom Boonen Tom Boonen Tom Boonen Alexander Kristoff Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator
2 Theo Bos
Final Tom Boonen Tom Boonen Alexander Kristoff Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2011 - 2012 UCI Road Calendar: UCI Europe Tour". uci.ch. 2011-09-26. Archived from the original on 2012-08-01. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ "New Race: Rotterdam-Antwerp and back" (in Dutch). sporza.be. 2011-09-26.