Arctic Race of Norway
The Arctic Race of Norway is an annual multiple stage bicycle race held in northern Norway. The first edition was in 2013, from 8 August to 11 August, and lasted for four days. The organising partners are Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) and Arctic Race of Norway (AS).
|English name||Arctic Race of Norway|
|Competition||UCI Europe Tour|
|Organiser||Amaury Sport Organisation|
|Race director||Claude Rach|
|Editions||7 (as of 2019)|
|First winner||Thor Hushovd (NOR)|
|Most recent||Alexey Lutsenko (KAZ)|
The race is an official UCI-sponsored event, and has been placed as part of the Europe Tour. The first two editions were rated as 2.1 events. From 2015 it was rated as a 2.HC event. The race will become part of the new UCI ProSeries in 2020.
|2013||Norway||Thor Hushovd||BMC Racing Team|
|2014||Netherlands||Steven Kruijswijk||Belkin Pro Cycling|
|2016||Italy||Gianni Moscon||Team Sky|
|2017||Belgium||Dylan Teuns||BMC Racing Team|
- ASO announces a new event, the Arctic Race of Norway
- "Creation of the Arctic Race of Norway: a new race at the heart of unique sceneries - News pre-race - Tour de France 2013". Archived from the original on 2016-03-05. Retrieved 2013-03-11.
- Arctic Tour of Norway blir en realitet til neste år
- "Arctic Race of Norway 2015 - General classification". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 12 August 2015. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)