2014 Paris–Roubaix

The 2014 Paris–Roubaix was the 112th edition of the Paris–Roubaix race, that took place on 13 April 2014, over a distance of 257 kilometres (159.7 miles) and was the tenth race of the 2014 UCI World Tour. The race was won by Niki Terpstra of the Omega Pharma–Quick-Step team, after he attacked from a small group of riders with around 6 km (3.7 mi) remaining.[1] He finished 20 seconds clear of the remainder of the group, led home by Giant–Shimano's John Degenkolb and Fabian Cancellara of Trek Factory Racing, the race's defending winner.[2]

2014 Paris–Roubaix
2014 UCI World Tour, race 10 of 28
Race details
Dates13 April 2014
Stages1
Distance257 km (159.7 mi)
Winning time6h 09' 01"
Results
  Winner  Niki Terpstra (NED) (Omega Pharma–Quick-Step)
  Second  John Degenkolb (GER) (Giant–Shimano)
  Third  Fabian Cancellara (SUI) (Trek Factory Racing)
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Cobbled sectorsEdit

Section
Number
Name Kilometre Marker Length
(in m)
Category
28 Troisvilles to Inchy 97.5 2200    
27 Viesly to Quiévy 104 1800    
26 Quievy to Saint Python 106.5 3700     
25 Saint-Python 111 1500   
24 Solesmes to Haussy 119.5 800   
23 Saulzoir to Verchain-Maugré 126 1200   
22 Verchain-Maugré to Quérénaing 130.5 1600    
21 Quérénaing to Famars 135 1200   
20 Maing to Monchaux-sur-Écaillon 140.5 1600    
19 Haveluy to Wallers 153 2500     
18 Trouée d'Arenberg 161.5 2400      
17 Wallers to Hélesmes 167.5 1600    
16 Hornaing to Wandigniess 174.5 3700     
15 Warlaing to Brillon 182 2400    
14 Tilloy to Sars-et-Rosières 185 2400     
13 Beuvry-la-Forêt to Orchies 191.5 1400    
12 Orchies 196.5 1700    
11 Auchy-lez-Orchies to Bersée 202.5 2700     
10 Mons-en-Pévèle 208 3000      
9 Mérignies to Avelin 214 700   
8 Pont-Thibaut to Ennevelin 217.5 1400    
7 Templeuve - Moulin-de-Vertain 223.5 500   
6 Cysoing to Bourghelles 230 1300     
Bourghelles to Wannehain 232.5 1100    
5 Camphin-en-Pévèle 237 1800     
4 Carrefour de l'Arbre 240 2100      
3 Gruson 242 1100   
2 Willems to Hem 249 1400   
1 Roubaix (Espace Crupelandt) 256 300  
Total cobbled sections 51100


TeamsEdit

As Paris-Roubaix was a UCI World Tour event, all 18 UCI ProTeams were invited automatically and obligated to send a squad. Seven other squads were given wildcard places, thus completing the 25-team peloton.

The 25 teams that competed in the race were:[3]

ResultsEdit

Cyclist Team Time UCI World Tour
Points
1   Niki Terpstra (NED) Omega Pharma–Quick-Step 6h 09' 01" 100
2   John Degenkolb (GER) Giant–Shimano + 20" 80
3   Fabian Cancellara (SUI) Trek Factory Racing + 20" 70
4   Sep Vanmarcke (BEL) Belkin Pro Cycling + 20" 60
5   Zdeněk Štybar (CZE) Omega Pharma–Quick-Step + 20" 50
6   Peter Sagan (SVK) Cannondale + 20" 40
7   Geraint Thomas (GBR) Team Sky + 20" 30
8   Sebastian Langeveld (NED) Garmin–Sharp + 20" 20
9   Bradley Wiggins (GBR) Team Sky + 20" 10
10   Tom Boonen (BEL) Omega Pharma–Quick-Step + 20" 4

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Westby, Matt (13 April 2014). "Niki Terpstra wins as Bradley Wiggins and Geraint Thomas make top 10". Sky Sports. BSkyB. Retrieved 13 April 2014.
  2. ^ "Niki Terpstra solos to triumph on the Roubaix velodrome". VeloNews. Competitor Group, Inc. 13 April 2014. Archived from the original on 25 May 2016. Retrieved 13 April 2014.
  3. ^ "Liège–Bastogne–Liège 2014 start list". Cyclingnews.com. Future plc. Archived from the original on 2014-04-27. Retrieved 27 April 2014.

External linksEdit

  Media related to 2014 Paris-Roubaix at Wikimedia Commons