Ster ZLM Toer

(Grote Prijs Arjaan de Schipper)

Ster ZLM Toer
Race details
DateMid-late June
RegionNetherlands, Belgium
English nameZLM Tour
DisciplineRoad
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeStage-race
Web sitezlmtour.nl Edit this at Wikidata
History
First edition1987 (1987)
Editions32 (as of 2019)
First winner Theo Gevers (NED)
Most wins Philippe Gilbert (BEL) (3 wins)
Most recent Mike Teunissen (NED)

The Ster ZLM Toer is a stage race cycling race, held in the southern Netherlands and Belgium as 2.1 race on the UCI Europe Tour (ZLM = current title sponsor). The race started in 1987 as an amateur race, and became a race for professional cyclists in 1996.[1]

Name of the raceEdit

  • 1987–1989 : Rondom Schijndel
  • 1990–1997 : Teleflex Tour
  • 1998–2000 : Ster der Beloften
  • 2001–2010 : Ster Elekrotoer
  • 2011– : Ster ZLM Toer - GP Jan van Heeswijk

WinnersEdit

Year Country Rider Team
1987   Netherlands Theo Gevers
1988   Netherlands Arno Ottevanger
1989   Netherlands Reem Kok
1990   Netherlands John Den Braber
1991   Netherlands Tristan Hoffman
1992   Netherlands Martin Van Steen
1993   Netherlands Servais Knaven
1994   Netherlands Jos Wolfkamp
1995   Netherlands Bennie Gosink
1996   United States Tyler Hamilton US Postal Service
1997   Netherlands Eddy Bouwmans Foreldorado-Golff
1998   Netherlands Karsten Kroon Rabobank GS3
1999   Germany Ralf Grabsch Team Cologne
2000   Belgium Andy De Smet Spar-OKI
2001   France Xavier Jan BigMat-Auber 93
2002   Netherlands Bart Voskamp BankGiroLoterij-Batavus
2003   Netherlands Gerben Löwik BankGiroLoterij
2004   Belgium Nick Nuyens Quick-Step–Davitamon
2005   Germany Stefan Schumacher Shimano-Memory Corp
2006   Norway Kurt Asle Arvesen Team CSC
2007   Netherlands Sebastian Langeveld Rabobank
2008   Italy Enrico Gasparotto Team Barloworld
2009   Belgium Philippe Gilbert Silence–Lotto
2010   Australia Adam Hansen Team HTC–Columbia
2011   Belgium Philippe Gilbert Omega Pharma–Lotto
2012   Great Britain Mark Cavendish Team Sky
2013   Netherlands Lars Boom Blanco Pro Cycling
2014   Belgium Philippe Gilbert BMC Racing Team
2015   Germany André Greipel Lotto–Soudal
2016   Belgium Sep Vanmarcke LottoNL–Jumbo
2017   Portugal José Gonçalves Team Katusha–Alpecin
2018 No race due to several stage finish host locations cancelling their interest
2019   Netherlands Mike Teunissen Team Jumbo–Visma

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