2015 Four Days of Dunkirk

The 2015 Four Days of Dunkirk (French: Quatre Jours de Dunkerque 2015) was the 61st edition of the Four Days of Dunkirk cycling stage race. It started on 6 May in Dunkirk and ended on 10 May again in Dunkirk.[1]

2015 Four Days of Dunkirk
2015 UCI Europe Tour
Race details
Dates6–10 May
Stages5
Distance883.8 km (549.2 mi)
Results
Winner  Ignatas Konovalovas (LTU) (Team Marseille 13 KTM)
  Second  Bryan Coquard (FRA) (Team Europcar)
  Third  Alo Jakin (EST) (Auber 93)

Points  Bryan Coquard (FRA) (Team Europcar)
Mountains  Julien Antomarchi (FRA) (Roubaix–Lille Métropole)
Youth  Bryan Coquard (FRA) (Team Europcar)
  Team Bretagne–Séché Environnement
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ScheduleEdit

[2]

Stage Date Course Distance Type Winner Ref
1 6 May Dunkirk to Orchies 178.7 km (111.0 mi)   Flat stage   Bryan Coquard (FRA) [3]
2 7 May Fontaine au Pire to Maubeuge 178.7 km (111.0 mi)   Hilly stage   Jonas Ahlstrand (SWE) [4]
3 8 May Barlin to Saint-Omer 176.7 km (109.8 mi)   Hilly stage   Alexis Gougeard (FRA) [5]
4 9 May Base de loisirs EOLYS (Flandre Lys) to Cassel 178.7 km (111.0 mi)   Hilly stage   Omar Fraile (ESP) [6]
5 10 May Cappelle-la-Grande to Dunkirk 171 km (106.3 mi)   Flat stage   Edward Theuns (BEL) [7]
Total 883.8 km (549.2 mi)

TeamsEdit

The start list includes 16 teams (2 UCI WorldTeams, 10 Professional Continental Teams, and 4 Continental Teams).[8]

World Teams

Professional Continental teams

Continental teams

StagesEdit

[2]

Stage 1Edit

6 May 2015 — Dunkirk to Orchies, 178.7 km (111.0 mi)
Result of stage 1
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Bryan Coquard (FRA) Team Europcar 4hr 16' 34"
2   Edward Theuns (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +0"
3   Ignatas Konovalovas (LIT) Team Marseille 13 KTM +4"
4   Damien Gaudin (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale +13"
5   Björn Thurau (GER) Bora–Argon 18 +13"
6   Pieter Vanspeybrouck (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +26"
7   Tim Declercq (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +26"
8   Alo Jakin (EST) Auber 93 +26"
9   Steve Chainel (FRA) Cofidis +26"
10   Mads Pedersen (DEN) Cult Energy Pro Cycling +26"
Source: ProCyclingStats
General classification after stage 1
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Bryan Coquard (FRA)     Team Europcar 4hr 16' 24"
2   Edward Theuns (BEL)   Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +4"
3   Ignatas Konovalovas (LIT) Team Marseille 13 KTM +10"
4   Damien Gaudin (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale +23"
5   Björn Thurau (GER) Bora–Argon 18 +23"
6   Pieter Vanspeybrouck (BEL)   Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +36"
7   Tim Declercq (BEL)   Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +36"
8   Alo Jakin (EST) Auber 93 +36"
9   Steve Chainel (FRA) Cofidis +36"
10   Mads Pedersen (DEN) Cult Energy Pro Cycling +36"
Source: ProCyclingStats

Stage 2Edit

7 May 2015 — Fontaine au Pire to Maubeuge, 178.7 km (111.0 mi)
Result of stage 2
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Jonas Ahlstrand (SWE) Cofidis 4hr 13' 50"
2   Bryan Coquard (FRA)     Team Europcar +0"
3   Benjamin Giraud (FRA) Team Marseille 13 KTM +0"
4   Phil Bauhaus (GER) Bora–Argon 18 +0"
5   Edward Theuns (BEL)   Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +0"
6   Yauheni Hutarovich (BLR) Bretagne–Séché Environnement +0"
7   Baptiste Planckaert (BEL) Roubaix–Lille Métropole +0"
8   Raymond Kreder (NED) Team Roompot +0"
9   Clément Venturini (FRA) Cofidis +0"
10   Roy Jans (BEL) Wanty–Groupe Gobert +0"
Source: ProCyclingStats
General classification after stage 2
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Bryan Coquard (FRA)     Team Europcar 8hr 30' 06"
2   Edward Theuns (BEL)   Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +12"
3   Yauheni Hutarovich (BLR) Bretagne–Séché Environnement +18"
4   Ignatas Konovalovas (LIT) Team Marseille 13 KTM +18"
5   Björn Thurau (GER) Bora–Argon 18 +40"
6   Damien Gaudin (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale +40"
7   Mads Pedersen (DEN) Cult Energy Pro Cycling +44"
8   Steve Chainel (FRA) Cofidis +44"
9   Alexandre Blain (FRA) Team Marseille 13 KTM +44"
10   Laurent Pichon (FRA) FDJ +50"
Source: ProCyclingStats

Stage 3Edit

8 May 2015 — Barlin to Saint-Omer, 176.7 km (109.8 mi)
Result of stage 3
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Alexis Gougeard (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale 4hr 15' 29"
2   Julien Antomarchi (FRA) Roubaix–Lille Métropole +0"
3   Brayan Ramírez (COL) Colombia +3"
4   Edward Theuns (BEL)   Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +14"
5   Bryan Coquard (FRA)     Team Europcar +14"
6   Roy Jans (BEL) Wanty–Groupe Gobert +14"
7   Raymond Kreder (NED) Team Roompot +14"
8   Jonas Ahlstrand (SWE) Cofidis +14"
9   Michael Schwarzmann (GER) Bora–Argon 18 +14"
10   Yauheni Hutarovich (BLR) Bretagne–Séché Environnement +14"
Source: CyclingNews
General classification after stage 3
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Bryan Coquard (FRA)     Team Europcar 12hr 45' 49"
2   Edward Theuns (BEL)   Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +12"
3   Yauheni Hutarovich (BLR) Bretagne–Séché Environnement +18"
4   Ignatas Konovalovas (LIT) Team Marseille 13 KTM +18"
5   Björn Thurau (GER) Bora–Argon 18 +40"
6   Damien Gaudin (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale +40"
7   Mads Pedersen (DEN) Cult Energy Pro Cycling +44"
8   Steve Chainel (FRA) Cofidis +44"
9   Alexandre Blain (FRA) Team Marseille 13 KTM +44"
10   Laurent Pichon (FRA) FDJ +49"
Source: CyclingNews

Stage 4Edit

9 May 2015 — Base de loisirs EOLYS (Flandre Lys) to Cassel, 178.7 km (111.0 mi)
Result of stage 4
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Omar Fraile (ESP) Caja Rural–Seguros RGA 4hr 44' 26"
2   Maurits Lammertink (NED) Team Roompot +3"
3   Alo Jakin (EST) Auber 93 +7"
4   Rudy Molard (FRA) Cofidis +7"
5   Frederik Backaert (BEL) Wanty–Groupe Gobert +7"
6   Ignatas Konovalovas (LTU) Team Marseille 13 KTM +7"
7   Mads Pedersen (DEN) Cult Energy Pro Cycling +25"
8   Damien Gaudin (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale +25"
9   Florian Vachon (FRA) Bretagne–Séché Environnement +25"
10   Brice Feillu (FRA) Bretagne–Séché Environnement +34"
Source: CyclingNews
General classification after stage 4
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Ignatas Konovalovas (LTU)   Team Marseille 13 KTM 17hr 30' 40"
2   Bryan Coquard (FRA)    Team Europcar +20"
3   Alo Jakin (EST) Auber 93 +31"
4   Frederik Backaert (BEL) Wanty–Groupe Gobert +35"
5   Damien Gaudin (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale +40"
6   Mads Pedersen (DEN) Cult Energy Pro Cycling +44"
7   Edward Theuns (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +56"
8   Florian Vachon (FRA)   Bretagne–Séché Environnement +1' 04"
9   Brice Feillu (FRA)   Bretagne–Séché Environnement +1' 36"
10   Antoine Duchesne (CAN) Team Europcar +1' 37"
Source: CyclingNews

Stage 5Edit

10 May 2015 — Cappelle-la-Grande to Dunkirk, 171 km (106.3 mi)


Result of stage 5
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Edward Theuns (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise 3hr 54' 23"
2   Bryan Coquard (FRA)    Team Europcar +0"
3   Danilo Napolitano (ITA) Wanty–Groupe Gobert +0"
4   Yauheni Hutarovich (BLR) Bretagne–Séché Environnement +0"
5   Timothy Dupont (BEL) Roubaix–Lille Métropole +0"
6   Michael Schwarzmann (GER) Bora–Argon 18 +0"
7   Russell Downing (GBR) Cult Energy Pro Cycling +0"
8   André Looij (NED) Team Roompot +0"
9   Anthony Maldonado (FRA) Auber 93 +0"
10   Baptiste Planckaert (BEL) Roubaix–Lille Métropole +0"
Source: CyclingNews
General classification after stage 5
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Ignatas Konovalovas (LTU)   Team Marseille 13 KTM 21hr 25' 03"
2   Bryan Coquard (FRA)    Team Europcar +14"
3   Alo Jakin (EST) Auber 93 +31"
4   Frederik Backaert (BEL) Wanty–Groupe Gobert +35"
5   Damien Gaudin (FRA) AG2R La Mondiale +40"
6   Mads Pedersen (DEN) Cult Energy Pro Cycling +44"
7   Edward Theuns (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise +46"
8   Florian Vachon (FRA)   Bretagne–Séché Environnement +1' 04"
9   Brice Feillu (FRA)   Bretagne–Séché Environnement +1' 36"
10   Antoine Duchesne (CAN) Team Europcar +1' 37"
Source: CyclingNews

Classification leadership tableEdit

Stage Winner General
classification
 
Mountains
classification
 
Points
classification
 
Young rider
classification
 
Teams
classification
 
1 Bryan Coquard Bryan Coquard Preben Van Hecke Bryan Coquard Bryan Coquard Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise
2 Jonas Ahlstrand
3 Alexis Gougeard Julien Antomarchi
4 Omar Fraile Ignatas Konovalovas Bretagne–Séché Environnement
5 Edward Theuns
Final Ignatas Konovalovas Julien Antomarchi Bryan Coquard Bryan Coquard Bretagne–Séché Environnement

Final standingsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ (French) "Quatre Jours de Dunkerque 2015 – Le Parcours" Archived 14 April 2019 at the Wayback Machine, Four Days of Dunkirk – Official Website. 2015. Retrieved 1 May 2015
  2. ^ a b (French) "Quatre Jours de Dunkerque 2015 – Le livre de route", Four Days of Dunkirk – Official Website. 2015. Retrieved 2 May 2015
  3. ^ "4 Jours de Dunkerque". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 6 May 2015.
  4. ^ "Cyclisme: Coquard n'a pas tremblé aux 4 jours de Dunkerque". LaNouvelleRepublique (in French). 7 May 2015. Retrieved 7 May 2015.
  5. ^ "Gougeard victorious in stage 3 in Saint Omer". CyclingNews. Future plc. 8 May 2015. Retrieved 8 May 2015.
  6. ^ "Fraile wins Dunkirk stage, Konvalovas takes lead". CyclingNews. Future plc. 9 May 2015. Retrieved 9 May 2015.
  7. ^ "Theuns wins final Dunkirk stage, Konovalovas seals overall victory". CyclingNews. Future plc. 10 May 2015. Retrieved 11 May 2015.
  8. ^ (French) "Quatre Jours de Dunkerque 2015 – La liste des équipes engagées", Four Days of Dunkirk – Official Website. 2015. Retrieved 1 May 2015

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