Volta ao Distrito de Santarém

The Volta ao Distrito de Santarém (in Portuguese) (Tour of Santarém District) was a multi-day road cycling race held annually in the District of Santárem, Portugal. From 2006 to 2008, it was organised as a 2.1 event on the UCI Europe Tour. The race was created in 1997 and underwent several nae changes throughout its existence.

Volta ao Distrito de Santarém
Race details
DateMarch
RegionSantarém, Portugal
English nameTour of Santarém District
Local name(s)Volta ao Distrito de Santarém (in Portuguese)
DisciplineRoad
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeStage race
Web sitewww.pad.pt/2007/VoltaSantarem/ Edit this at Wikidata
History
First edition1997 (1997)
Editions12
Final edition2008
First winner Saulius Sarkauskas (LTU)
Most wins Cândido Barbosa (POR) (3 wins)
Final winner Maurizio Biondo (ITA)

WinnersEdit

Year Winner Second Third
Gran Premio Internacional Telecom
1997   Saulius Sarkauskas   Cândido Barbosa   Jeremy Hunt
1998   Cândido Barbosa   Jacek Mickiewicz   Manuel Pedro Liberato
1999   Paolo Lanfranchi   Mikel Pradera   Felice Puttini
Gran Premio Portugal Telecom
2000   José Azevedo   José Alberto Martínez   Aitor Osa
Gran Premio Mosqueteros-Ruta del Marqués
2001   Igor González de Galdeano   Vítor Gamito   Melcior Mauri
2002   Rui Lavarinhas   Joan Horrach   Bruno Castanheira
2003   Cândido Barbosa   Alexei Markov   Claus Michael Møller
Gran Premio Estremadura-RTP
2004   Carlos García Quesada   Cândido Barbosa   José Adrián Bonilla
Gran Premio Internacional del Oeste RTP
2005   Cândido Barbosa   Aitor Pérez Arrieta   Carlos Castaño
Volta ao Distrito de Santarém
2006   Lars Boom   Benjamin Day   Manuel Lloret
2007   Robert Hunter   Martín Garrido   Lars Boom
2008   Maurizio Biondo   László Bodrogi   Andreas Klöden

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