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Bayern–Rundfahrt

The International Bayern Rundfahrt (English: Tour of Bavaria) is a stage race cycling race held each year in Bavaria, Germany. Since 2005, the race has been organised as a 2.HC event on the UCI Europe Tour.

Bayern–Rundfahrt
Bayern-Rundfahrt logo.svg
DateLate-May, Early-June
RegionBavaria, Germany
English nameTour of Bavaria
Local name(s)Bayern Rundfahrt (in German)
DisciplineRoad
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeStage race
Web sitewww.bayern-rundfahrt.com Edit this at Wikidata
First edition1980 (1980)
Editions36 (as of 2015)
First winner Kai Hundertmarck (GER)
Most wins Jens Voigt (GER)
 Michael Rich (GER)
(3 wins)
Most recent Alex Dowsett (GBR)

The race was held as an amateur race between 1980 and 1988. In December 2015, the organisers cancelled the 2016 event due to a budget shortfall.[1]

WinnersEdit

Year Country Rider Team
1989   Germany Kai Hundertmarck
1990   Germany Jörg Paffrath
1991   Canada Brian Walton
1992    Switzerland Jacques Jolidon
1993   Germany Alexander Kastenhuber
1994   Czech Republic Pavel Padrnos
1995   Germany Timo Scholz
1996   Germany Uwe Peschel
1997   Germany Christian Henn Team Telekom
1998   Norway Steffen Kjærgaard Team Chicky World
1999   Germany Rolf Aldag Team Telekom
2000   Germany Jens Voigt Crédit Agricole
2001   Germany Jens Voigt Crédit Agricole
2002   Germany Michael Rich Gerolsteiner
2003   Germany Michael Rich Gerolsteiner
2004   Germany Jens Voigt Team CSC
2005   Germany Michael Rich Gerolsteiner
2006   Spain José Alberto Martínez Agritubel
2007   Germany Stefan Schumacher Gerolsteiner
2008   Germany Christian Knees Team Milram
2009   Germany Linus Gerdemann Team Milram
2010   Belgium Maxime Monfort Team HTC–Columbia
2011   Great Britain Geraint Thomas Team Sky
2012   Australia Michael Rogers Team Sky
2013   Italy Adriano Malori Lampre–Merida
2014   Great Britain Geraint Thomas Team Sky
2015   Great Britain Alex Dowsett Movistar Team

Multiple winnersEdit

Wins Rider Editions
3   Jens Voigt (GER) 2000, 2001, 2004
  Michael Rich (GER) 2002, 2003, 2005
2   Geraint Thomas (GBR) 2011, 2014

Riders in italic are still active.

Wins per countryEdit

Wins Country
16
  Germany
3
  United Kingdom
1
  Australia
  Belgium
  Canada
  Czech Republic
  Italy
  Norway
  Spain
   Switzerland

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ http://cyclingquotes.com/news/2016_bayern_rundfahrt_canceled/#H774hKmmi7uepwdt.97. Retrieved 21 December 2015. Missing or empty |title= (help)

External linksEdit