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2015 Tour of Austria

The 2015 Tour of Austria will be the 67th edition of the Tour of Austria cycling stage race. It's scheduled to start in Wien on 4 July with a team time trial prologue, and will conclude in Bregenz on 12 July. This will be the first time in several years that the race will consist of 8 stages plus a prologue. It is part of the 2015 UCI Europe Tour, and is rated as a 2.HC event.[1]

2015 Tour of Austria
2015 UCI Europe Tour
Race details
Dates4–12 July
Stages8 + Prologue
Distance1,452.9 km (902.8 mi)
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ScheduleEdit

[2]

Stage Date Course Distance Type Winner Ref
P 4 July Wien 5.3 km (3.3 mi)   Team time trial Team Katusha [3][4]
1 5 July Mörbisch to Scheibbs 206.6 km (128.4 mi)   Flat stage   Sondre Holst Enger (NOR) [5]
2 6 July Litschau to Griesskirchen 196.1 km (121.9 mi)   Intermediate stage   David Tanner (AUS) [6]
3 7 July Windischgarsten to Gratwein-Straßengel 181.1 km (112.5 mi)   Intermediate stage   Rick Zabel (GER)
4 8 July Stift Rein/Gratwein to Villacher Alpe/Dobratsch 207.4 km (128.9 mi)   Mountain stage   Víctor de la Parte (ESP)
5 9 July Villach/Dobrollach to Matrei in Osttirol 175 km (108.7 mi)   Flat stage   Johann Van Zyl (RSA)
6 10 July Lienz to Kitzbühler Horn Alpenhaus 164.7 km (102.3 mi)   Mountain stage   Víctor de la Parte (ESP)
7 11 July Kitzbühel to Innsbruck 124.7 km (77.5 mi)   Flat stage   Lukas Pöstlberger (AUT)
8 12 July Innsbruck-Völs to Bregenz 192 km (119.3 mi)   Mountain stage   Moreno Moser (ITA)
Total 1,452.9 km (902.8 mi)

TeamsEdit

StagesEdit

PrologueEdit

4 July 2015 — Wien, 5.3 km (3.3 mi) team time trial (TTT)
Result of prologue
Rank Rider Team Time
1 Team Katusha 5' 45"
2 MTN–Qhubeka +1"
3 BMC Racing Team +5"
4 Cofidis +8"
5 IAM Cycling +8"
6 Cannondale–Garmin +8"
7 Team Felbermayr - Simplon Wels +10"
8 AG2R La Mondiale +11"
9 Amplatz - BMC +13"
10 Team Roompot +14"
Source: ProCyclingStats
General classification after prologue
Rank Rider Team Time
1   Rüdiger Selig (GER)   Team Katusha 5' 45"
2   Vladimir Isaychev (RUS) Team Katusha +0"
3   Gatis Smukulis (LAT) Team Katusha +0"
4   Daniel Moreno (ESP) Team Katusha +0"
5   Sven Erik Bystrøm (NOR) Team Katusha +0"
6   Egor Silin (RUS) Team Katusha +0"
7   Ángel Vicioso (ESP) Team Katusha +0"
8   Eduard Vorganov (RUS) Team Katusha +0"
9   Youcef Reguigui (ALG) MTN–Qhubeka +1"
10   Natnael Berhane (ERI) MTN–Qhubeka +1"
Source: ProCyclingStats

Classification leadership tableEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ (Deutsch) "Österreich Rundfahrt 2015", Österreich Rundfahrt – Official Website, 2015. Retrieved 28 June 2015
  2. ^ (Deutsch) "Österreich Rundfahrt 2015 – Rennen" Archived 30 June 2015 at the Wayback Machine, Österreich Rundfahrt – Official Website, 2015. Retrieved 28 June 2015
  3. ^ "Katusha win Tour of Austria team time trial". CyclingNews. Future plc. 4 July 2015. Retrieved 4 July 2015.
  4. ^ "Tour of Austria - Prologue results". ProCyclingStats. 4 July 2015. Retrieved 4 July 2015.
  5. ^ "IAM Cycling's Holst Enger wins stage 1". CyclingNews. Future plc. 5 July 2015. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
  6. ^ "Tour of Austria: Tanner wins stage 2 in Grieskirchen". CyclingNews. Future plc. 6 July 2015. Retrieved 6 July 2015.
  7. ^ (Deutsch) "Österreich Rundfahrt 2015 – Teams" Archived 30 June 2015 at the Wayback Machine, Österreich Rundfahrt – Official Website, 2015. Retrieved 28 June 2015