Tour du Maroc

Tour du Maroc is the most important road bicycle race in the African state of Morocco. The editions 1957–1993 were reserved to amateurs. Since 2006, it is organized as a 2.2 event on the UCI Africa Tour.

Tour du Maroc
DateEarly March
RegionMorocco
English nameTour of Morocco
DisciplineRoad race
CompetitionUCI Africa Tour
TypeStage race
First edition1937 (1937)
Editions42 (as of 2018)
First winner Mariano Canardo (ESP)
Most wins Mohamed El Gourch (MAR) (3 wins)
Most recent David Rivière (FRA)

WinnersEdit

Year Country Rider Team
1937   Spain Mariano Canardo France Sport-Dunlop
1938   Spain Mariano Canardo France Sport-Dunlop
1939   France Oreste Bernardoni Terrot-Hutchinson
1940–1948 No race
1949   France André Brule Chaplait-Hutchinson
1950   Italy Olimpio Bizzi Guerra
1951   France Attilio Redolfi Mercier-Hutchinson
1952   Italy Franco Giacchero Bianchi-Pirelli
1953   Belgium Hilaire Couvreur Terrot-Hutchinson
1954    Switzerland Marcel Huber
1955   Belgium Jan Adriaensens
1956 No race
1957   France Francis Anastasi
1958 No race
1959   Belgium André Bar
1960   Morocco Mohamed El Gourch
1961–1963 No race
1964   Morocco Mohamed El Gourch
1965   Morocco Mohamed El Gourch
1966 No race
1967   Sweden Gösta Pettersson
1968   Sweden Curt Söderlund
1969    Switzerland Walter Bürki
1970 No race
1971   France Claude Magni
1972   Soviet Union Valery Likhatchov
1973 No race
1974   Soviet Union Andris Jacobson
1975 No race
1976   Soviet Union Viktor Bantchenkov
1977–1980 No race
1981   Czechoslovakia Ladislav Ferebauer
1982 No race
1983   Germany Andreas Petermann
1984 No race
1985   Soviet Union Marat Ganeyev
1986 No race
1987   Soviet Union Arturas Kasputis
1988–1992 No race
1993   France Régis Simon
1994–2000 No race
2001   New Zealand Nathan Dahlberg Marco Polo Cycling Club
2002–2003 No race
2004   South Africa Jeremy Maartens South Africa (national team)
2005 No race
2006   Slovakia Jan Sipeky Dukla Trenčín
2007   South Africa Nicholas White South Africa (national team)
2008   Russia Alexey Shchebelin Cinelli-OPD
2009   Kazakhstan Alexandr Dymovskikh Brisaspor
2010   Slovenia Dean Podgornik Loborika
2011   Morocco Mouhssine Lahsaini Morocco (national team A)
2012   South Africa Reinardt Janse van Rensburg MTN–Qhubeka
2013   France Mathieu Perget CMI-Greenover
2014   France Julien Loubet GSC Blagnac
2015   Poland Tomasz Marczyński Torku Şekerspor
2016   Germany Stefan Schumacher Christina Jewelry Pro Cycling
2017   Morocco Anass Aït El Abdia Morocco (national team)
2018   France David Rivière Vendée U–Pays de la Loire

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