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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).[1][2]

Arctic Race of Norway
Arctic Race of Norway logo.svg
DateAugust
RegionNorway
English nameArctic Race of Norway
DisciplineRoad
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeStage race
OrganiserAmaury Sport Organisation
Race directorClaude Rach
Web sitewww.arctic-race-of-norway.com Edit this at Wikidata
First edition2013 (2013)
Editions7 (as of 2019)
First winner Thor Hushovd (NOR)
Most recent Alexey Lutsenko (KAZ)

The race is an official UCI-sponsored event,[3] 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.[4]

WinnersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ASO announces a new event, the Arctic Race of Norway
  2. ^ "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.
  3. ^ Arctic Tour of Norway blir en realitet til neste år
  4. ^ "Arctic Race of Norway 2015 - General classification". ProCyclingStats. Retrieved 12 August 2015.

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