tirreno adriatica 2011Later over one month of competitions, started in late January between Australia and South America, the best professionals riders of the Italian cycling challenged in the first important race to stages of the national calendar on the roads of 46th Tyrrhenian-Adriatic.

2011’s edition of the “two seas’ race” took place from 9th to 15th March, with start from Tuscany, fromMarina di Carrara, and finish line on the Marche’s Adriatic coast. The winner of Tyrrhenian-Adriatic was crowned on the finish line of the palms coast of Saint Benedict of the Tronto.

In 2010, victory was contended up to the last kilometre between Stefano Garzelli and Michele Scarponi, then classified in that order for difference of positioning, at the end of a week of brave competition. The Tirreno-Adriatico 2011 was as many interesting, with 20 teams at the start-line and 160 riders and the presence of Damiano Cunego and Belgian Philippe Gilbert.

The final classification for the 2011 edition of the “two seas’ race”, third stage in the world UCI calendar is the following:
1 – Cadel Evans;
2 – Robert Gesink 11″;
3 – Michele Scarponi 15″;
4 – Ivan Basso 24″;
5 – Vincenzo Nibali 30″;
6 – Marco Pinotti 39″;
7 – Tiago Machado 42″;
8 – Damiano Cunego 50″.

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Articolo scritto il lunedì, marzo 21st, 2011 alle 12:43 nella categoria Elite cycle races. Puoi seguire i commenti a questo post iscrivendoti al feed RSS 2.0. Puoi lasciare una risposta, o creare un trackbackdal tuo sito.
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  1. Paris Nice 2011 International Cycling Race Elite Cycle Tourism | Cycle-r on aprile 4, 2011 13:51

    [...] 4 04 2011 • • • • TweetAmong the “historical races” of international cycling races calendar, the Paris-Nice is with any doubt among the most important races to stages of the world cycling after Italian Giro, Tour de France and Vuelta and together with Swiss Tour and Tyrrhenian-Adriatic. [...]

  2. catherine lucas on giugno 13, 2011 18:59

    What race took place yesterday 12 th june around Rimini in Italy? We had a big race while we were driving towards San Leo. Anyone any information about that one? Thanks in advance.

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