2016 Eschborn-Frankfurt – Rund um den Finanzplatz

The 2016 Eschborn-Frankfurt – Rund um den Finanzplatz was the 54th edition of the Eschborn-Frankfurt – Rund um den Finanzplatz, a semi-classic cycling race in Germany. It was held, as customary on Tag der Arbeit (English: Labour Day), 1 May. The race started in Eschborn and finished in Frankfurt, covering a total distance of 206.8 kilometres (128.5 mi), and was a part of the 2016 UCI Europe Tour.

2016 Eschborn-Frankfurt – Rund um den Finanzplatz
2016 UCI Europe Tour
Race details
Dates1 May 2016
Distance206.8 km (128.5 mi)
Winning time5h 00' 02"
  Winner  Alexander Kristoff (NOR) (Team Katusha)
  Second  Maximiliano Richeze (ARG) (Etixx–Quick-Step)
  Third  Sam Bennett (IRL) (Bora–Argon 18)
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The race was won by Norwegian classics specialist Alexander Kristoff for Team Katusha, in a bunch sprint ahead of Maximiliano Richeze (Etixx–Quick-Step) and Bora–Argon 18's Sam Bennett.[1]


Twenty-three teams were invited to take part in the race. These included four UCI WorldTeams, eleven UCI Professional Continental teams and eight UCI Continental teams.

UCI WorldTeams

UCI Professional Continental Teams

UCI Continental Teams


Rank Rider Team Time
1   Alexander Kristoff (NOR) Team Katusha 5h 00' 02"
2   Maximiliano Richeze (ARG) Etixx–Quick-Step + 0"
3   Sam Bennett (IRL) Bora–Argon 18 + 0"
4   Pieter Vanspeybrouck (BEL) Topsport Vlaanderen–Baloise + 0"
5   Yves Lampaert (BEL) Etixx–Quick-Step + 0"
6   Tom Devriendt (BEL) Wanty–Groupe Gobert + 0"
7   Paweł Franczak (POL) Verva ActiveJet + 0"
8   Maurits Lammertink (NED) Roompot–Oranje Peloton + 0"
9   Bartłomiej Matysiak (POL) CCC–Sprandi–Polkowice + 0"
10   Fabian Wegmann (GER) Stölting Service Group + 0"


  1. ^ a b "Kristoff wins Rund um den Finanzplatz Eschborn-Frankfurt". cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 1 May 2016. Retrieved 7 April 2017.

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