Klasika Primavera

The Klasika Primavera (English: Spring classic) is a single-day road bicycle race held annually in April in Amorebieta, Spain. Since 2005, the race is organised as a 1.1 event on the UCI Europe Tour.

Clasica Primavera
Race details
DateApril
RegionBasque Country, Spain
English nameSpring classic
Local name(s)Klasika Primavera (in Basque)
Gran Premio de Primavera (in Spanish)
DisciplineRoad race
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeSingle-day
OrganiserSociedad Ciclista Amorebieta
Web sitewww.scamorebieta.com/klasika/ Edit this at Wikidata
History
First edition1946 (1946)
Editions65 (as of 2019)
First winner Dalmacio Langarica (ESP)
Most wins Eusebio Velez (ESP)
 Federico Echave (ESP)
 Alejandro Valverde (ESP)
(3 wins)
Most recent Carlos Betancur (COL)

Established in 1946 as Gran Premio de Primavera, it is now held as Klasika Primavera. It is also known as Clásica de Amorebieta.

WinnersEdit

Year Country Rider Team
1946   Spain Dalmacio Langarica Galindo-Cicles Tabay
1947   Spain Miguel Poblet Real Sociedad
1948-1954 No race
1955   Spain Hortencio Vidaurreta Pena Solera
1956   Spain Cosme Barrutia Splendid-d'Alessandro
1957   Spain Emilio Cruz Boxing Club
1958   Spain Antonio Karmany Lube
1959   Spain Roberto Morales KAS
1960   Spain Carmelo Morales KAS-Boxing
1961   Spain Julio San Emeterio Ferrys
1962   Spain Francisco Gabica KAS
1963   Spain Eusebio Velez KAS-Kaskol
1964   Spain Eusebio Velez KAS-Kaskol
1965   Spain José Pérez Francés Ferrys
1966   Spain Antonio Gómez del Moral KAS-Kaskol
1967   Spain Antonio Gómez del Moral KAS-Kaskol
1968   Spain Eusebio Velez Fagor-Fargas
1969   Spain José Manuel Lasa Pepsi Cola
1970   Spain Carlos Echevarría KAS-Kaskol
1971   Spain Domingo Perurena KAS-Kaskol
1972   Spain José Gómez Werner
1973   Spain Miguel María Lasa KAS-Kaskol
1974   Spain Andrés Oliva La Casera-Peña Bahamontes
1975   Spain Antonio Martos KAS-Kaskol
1976   Spain Enrique Cima Novostil-Transmallorca
1977   Spain Vicente López Carril KAS-Campagnolo
1978   Spain Domingo Perurena KAS-Campagnolo
1979   Spain Miguel María Lasa Moliner-Vereco
1980   Spain Juan Fernández Fosforera-Vereco
1981   Spain José Luís López Cerron Zor-Helios
1982   Spain Jesús Suarez Cuevas Reynolds
1983   Spain Juan Fernández Zor-Gemeaz-Cusin
1984   Spain José Luís Navarro Zor-Gemeaz
1985   Spain Federico Echave Teka
1986   Spain Federico Echave Teka
1987   Spain Julián Gorospe Reynolds
1988   Denmark Jørgen V. Pedersen B.H. Sport
1989   Spain Marino Lejarreta Caja Rural-Paternina
1990   Spain Iñaki Gastón CLAS-Cajastur
1991   Spain Jesús Montoya Amaya Seguros
1992   Spain Federico Echave CLAS-Cajastur
1993   Spain Jon Unzaga CLAS-Cajastur
1994   Spain Melchor Mauri Banesto
1995   France Laurent Jalabert ONCE
1996    Switzerland Mauro Gianetti Polti
1997   Spain Mikel Zarrabeitia ONCE
1998   Spain Roberto Heras Kelme–Costa Blanca
1999   Spain Roberto Heras Kelme–Costa Blanca
2000   Venezuela Unai Etxebarria Euskaltel–Euskadi
2001   Spain Igor Astarloa Mercatone Uno–Stream TV
2002   Spain Ángel Vicioso Kelme–Costa Blanca
2003   Spain Alejandro Valverde Kelme–Costa Blanca
2004   Spain Alejandro Valverde Comunidad Valenciana–Kelme
2005   Spain David Etxebarría Liberty Seguros–Würth
2006   Spain Carlos Sastre Team CSC
2007   Spain Joaquim Rodríguez Caisse d'Epargne
2008   Italy Damiano Cunego Lampre
2009   Spain Alejandro Valverde Caisse d'Epargne
2010   Spain Samuel Sánchez Euskaltel–Euskadi
2011   France Jonathan Hivert Saur–Sojasun
2012   Italy Giovanni Visconti Movistar Team
2013   Portugal Rui Costa Movistar Team
2014   Spain Pello Bilbao Caja Rural–Seguros RGA
2015   Spain José Herrada Movistar Team
2016   Italy Giovanni Visconti Movistar Team
2017   Spain Gorka Izagirre Movistar Team
2018   Costa Rica Andrey Amador Movistar Team
2019   Colombia Carlos Betancur Movistar Team

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