De Gendt wins atop Montjuïc in Catalunya

Martin seals overall victory for Garmin

After a fourth and two second places overall, there was almost a look of relief on the face Ireland’s Dan Martin (Garmin-Sharp) on Sunday when he stepped up to claim the winner’s jersey in one of the hardest fought recent editions of the Volta a Catalunya on Sunday.

Quite apart from coming so close so often in the past, a glance at the big-name riders who took second and third and whom Martin - who took the lead with a spectacular long-distance break on stage four to Port Aine in the Pyrenees - had managed to beat made it easy to understand why he was so delighted with his biggest stage race win since the Tour of Poland in 2010.

Local favourite, 2012 World Number one and 2010 Volta winner Joaquim Rodriguez (Katusha) finished in the runners-up spot just 17 seconds behind. And another stage racing giant, 2011 Giro winner Michele Scarponi (Lampre) ousted Nairo Quintana (Movistar) from third place after he put in a late attack on Sunday’s fast and frantic last stage on a hilly circuit in Barcelona’s Montjuic park, won by Thomas De Gendt (Vancansoleil). In fifth place overall, too, was 2012 Tour winner Bradley Wiggins (Sky), still building towards his Giro d’Italia bid this May, but whose dominating ride on stage one and hard work by his Sky team-mates in the Pyrenees showed he, too, meant business.

After a run-in along the coast to Barcelona, the Volta concluded with eight circuits of the Montjuic park, including a short, sharp two kilometre climb and ultra-fast descent to the finish where Rodriguez had broken away with Philippe Gilbert (BMC) in the Vuelta last year.

The fast, frantic stage was marked by a ten rider breakaway that moved off the front on the run-in to Barcelona despite an average first-hour speed of 49.7 kmh. But Katusha, knowing that the gaps between Rodriguez and Martin were minimal, kept up a fast pace behind and on each ascent of the Montjuic, more and more riders were shelled from the break..

With 22 kilometres to go, De Gendt and David Lopez (Sky ProCycling) bridged across with Lotto-Belisol’s TIm Wellens, leaving the remnants of the morning break behind. But it was only when Scarponi bounded away from the Katusha, Blanco and Garmin led pack, bringing RadioShack’s Robert Kiserovski in his wake, that the break, now up to five riders, really began to function well.

Less than a minute behind Martin overall and with nothing to lose so late in the race, Scarponi’s long, steady drives had a huge impact, and with two laps left, the margin of the five stage leaders rose to a perilous 35 seconds. With time bonuses on offer, too, would the leader’s jersey change hands at the last minute?

Once Movistar began to add their troops to the Garmin-led chase, even if Martin’s overall lead was no longer under threat, it was still touch and go whether Quintana would cling on to third. Then on the final lap, López attempted to claim his first win since a stage of the Vuelta 2010, weakening the break with a solo move that only expired with less than a kilometre to go.

De Gendt blasted past the other four breakaways to take his first win of 2013 in masterly fashion, with the main peloton, headed by Samuel Dumoulin (AG2R) - himself a former winner at Montjuic in the Volta a few years back - coming across the line 21 seconds back. Finally only Quintana suffered the consequences of Scarponi’s late ambush, whilst for Martin winning on what is virtually home soil - he lives in Girona just an hour’s drive further northeast,the town where Garmin have their European headsquarters too - this was a hard-earned triumph to savour for some time to come.

Full Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2:45:42 
2David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Sky Procycling  
3Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Radioshack Leopard  
4Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
5Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) Ag2r La Mondiale0:00:21 
6Julien Simon (Fra) Sojasun  
7Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
8Travis Meyer (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
9Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
10Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team  
11Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
12Danail Andonov Petrov (Bul) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga  
13Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
14Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha  
15Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
16Luis Angel Mate Mardones (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
17Robert Gesink (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
18Gianni Meersman (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
19Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
20Nicki Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
21Steve Morabito (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
22George Bennett (NZl) Radioshack Leopard  
23Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
24Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
25Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling  
26Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha  
27Nairo Alexander Quintana Rojas (Col) Movistar Team  
28Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp  
29Julien Vermote (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
30Thomas Danielson (USA) Garmin Sharp  
31Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi  
32Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team  
33Ivan Velasco Murillo (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga  
34Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) Ag2r La Mondiale  
35Rigoberto Uran Uran (Col) Sky Procycling  
36Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre-Merida  
37Cameron Wurf (Aus) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
38Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi  
39Amets Txurruka (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga  
40Dries Devenyns (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
41Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
42Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin Sharp  
43Egor Silin (Rus) Astana Pro Team  
44Mikael Cherel (Fra) Ag2r La Mondiale  
45Tiago Machado (Por) Radioshack Leopard  
46Dario Cataldo (Ita) Sky Procycling  
47Fabrice Jeandesboz (Fra) Sojasun  
48Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ  
49Kristijan Durasek (Cro) Lampre-Merida  
50Yohan Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
51Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ  
52Haimar Zubeldia Agirre (Spa) Radioshack Leopard  
53Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
54David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga  
55Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
56Ivan Santaromita (Ita) BMC Racing Team  
57Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
58Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) Ag2r La Mondiale  
59Giampaolo Caruso (Ita) Katusha  
60Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
61Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) Ag2r La Mondiale  
62Pim Ligthart (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:00:45 
63Joshua Edmondson (GBr) Sky Procycling  
64Tristan Valentin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
65Mikel Astarloza Chaurreau (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi  
66Laurent Mangel (Fra) FDJ0:01:02 
67Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi0:01:15 
68Nelson Filipe Santos Simoes Oliveira (Por) Radioshack Leopard  
69José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team0:01:33 
70Cristiano Salerno (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
71Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Argos - Shimano0:02:01 
72Thomas Damuseau (Fra) Team Argos - Shimano  
73Francois Parisien (Can) Team Argos - Shimano0:02:35 
74Peter Stetina (USA) Garmin Sharp  
75Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
76Christophe Laborie (Fra) Sojasun  
77Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
78Maxime Mederel (Fra) Sojasun  
79Michal Golas (Pol) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
80Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha  
81Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:04:08 
82Arnold Jeannesson (Fra) FDJ  
83Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:04:49 
84Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:06:15 
85Rafael Valls Ferri (Spa) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
86Willem Wauters (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
87Ricardo Mestre (Por) Euskaltel Euskadi  
88Brian Bulgac (Ned) Lotto Belisol  
89José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
90Sylvester Szmyd (Pol) Movistar Team  
91Yury Trofimov (Rus) Katusha  
92Stef Clement (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
93Ruben Plaza Molina (Spa) Movistar Team  
94Christian Knees (Ger) Sky Procycling  
95Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi  
96Imanol Erviti (Spa) Movistar Team  
97Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team  
98Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team  
99Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha  
100Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga  
101Danny Pate (USA) Sky Procycling  
102Rafal Majka (Pol) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
103Antonio Piedra Perez (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga  
104Christian Meier (Can) Orica GreenEdge  
105Vladimir Karpets (Rus) Movistar Team  
106Wesley Sulzberger (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
107Jean-Lou Paiani (Fra) Sojasun  
108Rob Ruijgh (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
109Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team  
110Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
111Albert Timmer (Ned) Team Argos - Shimano  
112Michel Kreder (Ned) Garmin Sharp  
113Lucas Sebastian Haedo (Arg) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:08:25 
114Daniele Ratto (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
115Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
116Maciej Paterski (Pol) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
117Marcos Garcia (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:09:35 
118Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica GreenEdge0:13:09 
119Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team  
120Patrick Gretsch (Ger) Team Argos - Shimano  
HDMatthew Busche (USA) Radioshack Leopard0:14:33 
DNFGuillaume Bonnafond (Fra) Ag2r La Mondiale  
DNFJulien Berard (Fra) Ag2r La Mondiale  
DNFFrancesco Gavazzi (Ita) Astana Pro Team  
DNFSteven Kruijswijk (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team  
DNFStephen Cummings (GBr) BMC Racing Team  
DNFYannick Eijssen (Bel) BMC Racing Team  
DNFFederico Canuti (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
DNFBrian Vandborg (Den) Cannondale Pro Cycling  
DNFCédric Pineau (Fra) FDJ  
DNFLaurent Pichon (Fra) FDJ  
DNFKoldo Fernandez (Spa) Garmin Sharp  
DNFDavid Zabriskie (USA) Garmin Sharp  
DNFDenis Menchov (Rus) Katusha  
DNFDmitry Kozontchuk (Rus) Katusha  
DNFSimone Stortoni (Ita) Lampre-Merida  
DNFJurgen Van De Walle (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
DNFFrancis De Greef (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
DNFOlivier Kaisen (Bel) Lotto Belisol  
DNFAndrew Fenn (GBr) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
DNFSerge Pauwels (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team  
DNFBrett Lancaster (Aus) Orica GreenEdge  
DNFThomas Rohregger (Aut) Radioshack Leopard  
DNFPeter Kennaugh (GBr) Sky Procycling  
DNFWilliam Clarke (Aus) Team Argos - Shimano  
DNFThomas Peterson (USA) Team Argos - Shimano  
DNFMads Christensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
DNFOliver Zaugg (Swi) Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
DNFStéphane Poulhies (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
DNFJérémie Galland (Fra) Sojasun  
DNFBrice Feillu (Fra) Sojasun  
Mountain 1 - Alt de Maladona (Cat. 3) 35.7km
1Thomas Damuseau (Fra) Team Argos-Shimano6pts
2Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team4 
3Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff2 
4Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1 
Mountain 2 - Alt de Montjuic (Cat. 3) 75.6km
1Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi6pts
2Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team4 
3Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural2 
4Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling1 
Mountain 3 - Alt de Montjuic (Cat. 3) 81.7km
1Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team6pts
2Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team4 
3Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling2 
4Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team1 
Mountain 4 - Alt de Montjuic (Cat. 3) 87.9km
1Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi6pts
2Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team4 
3Jurgen Van De Walle (Bel) Lotto Belisol2 
4Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural1 
Mountain 5 - Alt de Montjuic (Cat. 3) 94.5km
1Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi6pts
2Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team4 
3Tarik Chaoufi (Mar) Euskaltel-Euskadi2 
4Michal Golas (Pol) Omega Pharma-Quick Step1 
Mountain 6 - Alt de Montjuic (Cat. 3) 100.2km
1Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team6pts
2David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Sky Procycling4 
3Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Belisol2 
4Nicki Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff1 
Mountain 7 - Alt de Montjuic (Cat. 3) 106.2km
1David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Sky Procycling6pts
2Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Belisol4 
3Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team2 
4Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida1 
Mountain 8 - Alt de Montjuic (Cat. 3) 112.4km
1Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) RadioShack Leopard6pts
2Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida4 
3Christian Meier (Can) Orica-GreenEdge2 
4Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Belisol1 
Mountain 9 - Alt de Montjuic (Cat. 3) 118.5km
1David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Sky Procycling6pts
2Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida4 
3Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) RadioShack Leopard2 
4Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1 
Sprint 1 - Vilanova I La Geltru, 16.7km
1Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural3pts
2Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff2 
3Michal Golas (Pol) Omega Pharma-Quick Step1 
Sprint 2 - Castelldefels, 45.8km
1Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural3pts
2Jurgen Van De Walle (Bel) Lotto Belisol2 
3Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel-Euskadi1 
Special sprint - Barcelona, 102.3km
1Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team3pts
2Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Belisol2 
3David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Sky Procycling1 
2Sky Procycling  
3RadioShack Leopard  
4Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:00:21 
5Omega Pharma-Quick Step  
6BMC Racing Team  
7Ag2R La Mondiale  
8Caja Rural  
9Team Saxo-Tinkoff  
12Astana Pro Team  
16Team Argos-Shimano0:05:55 
18Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:06:18 
19Movistar Team0:07:27 
20Lotto Belisol0:08:29 
21Cannondale Pro Cycling0:09:37 
22Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:10:02 
Final general classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin Sharp29:02:25 
2Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha0:00:17 
3Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:00:34 
4Nairo Alexander Quintana Rojas (Col) Movistar Team0:00:45 
5Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling0:00:54 
6Robert Gesink (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:01:07 
7Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre-Merida0:01:18 
8Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ0:01:26 
9Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:01:28 
10Thomas Danielson (USA) Garmin Sharp0:01:41 
11Jakob Fuglsang (Den) Astana Pro Team0:01:58 
12Steve Morabito (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:02:09 
13Mikel Nieve Ituralde (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi0:02:42 
14Egor Silin (Rus) Astana Pro Team0:02:51 
15Igor Anton Hernandez (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi0:02:52 
16Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits  
17Tiago Machado (Por) Radioshack Leopard0:03:01 
18Cameron Wurf (Aus) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:03:20 
19Daniel Moreno Fernandez (Spa) Katusha0:03:24 
20Giampaolo Caruso (Ita) Katusha0:03:26 
21Peter Stetina (USA) Garmin Sharp0:03:44 
22Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Radioshack Leopard0:04:42 
23Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:05:03 
24Christophe Le Mevel (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:05:09 
25Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) Ag2r La Mondiale0:05:36 
26Haimar Zubeldia Agirre (Spa) Radioshack Leopard0:05:49 
27George Bennett (NZl) Radioshack Leopard0:06:21 
28Rigoberto Uran Uran (Col) Sky Procycling0:06:52 
29Dries Devenyns (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:07:14 
30José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team0:07:39 
31Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:07:41 
32Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:07:57 
33Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi0:08:05 
34Simon Spilak (Slo) Katusha0:08:06 
35Mikael Cherel (Fra) Ag2r La Mondiale0:09:07 
36Amets Txurruka (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:10:09 
37Yohan Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:10:25 
38Fabrice Jeandesboz (Fra) Sojasun0:10:59 
39Ivan Santaromita (Ita) BMC Racing Team0:11:13 
40Kristijan Durasek (Cro) Lampre-Merida0:12:17 
41Maxime Mederel (Fra) Sojasun0:13:07 
42Evgeny Petrov (Rus) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:15:49 
43David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Sky Procycling0:16:06 
44Arnold Jeannesson (Fra) FDJ0:17:25 
45Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha0:17:28 
46Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) Ag2r La Mondiale0:18:05 
47Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:19:00 
48Danail Andonov Petrov (Bul) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:19:41 
49Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) Ag2r La Mondiale0:20:38 
50Ivan Velasco Murillo (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:21:36 
51Luis Angel Mate Mardones (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:21:41 
52Dario Cataldo (Ita) Sky Procycling0:21:43 
53Yury Trofimov (Rus) Katusha0:21:47 
54Mikel Astarloza Chaurreau (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi0:22:32 
55Marcos Garcia (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:23:38 
56Simon Gerrans (Aus) Orica GreenEdge0:25:22 
57Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team0:25:39 
58Danilo Wyss (Swi) BMC Racing Team0:26:01 
59Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:26:50 
60Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:27:12 
61David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:28:03 
62Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:28:38 
63Benoît Vaugrenard (Fra) FDJ0:29:26 
64Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:30:05 
65Julien Simon (Fra) Sojasun0:30:12 
66Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp0:31:59 
67Rob Ruijgh (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:32:18 
68Michal Golas (Pol) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:32:39 
69Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:33:32 
70Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team0:33:39 
71Georg Preidler (Aut) Team Argos - Shimano0:33:55 
72Christophe Laborie (Fra) Sojasun0:34:06 
73Vladimir Karpets (Rus) Movistar Team0:34:43 
74Joshua Edmondson (GBr) Sky Procycling0:35:10 
75Cristiano Salerno (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:35:17 
76Nicki Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:35:28 
77Julien Vermote (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:36:00 
78Tristan Valentin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:36:25 
79Nelson Filipe Santos Simoes Oliveira (Por) Radioshack Leopard0:37:44 
80Gianni Meersman (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:38:12 
81Wesley Sulzberger (Aus) Orica GreenEdge0:38:13 
82Rafal Majka (Pol) Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:38:42 
83Francois Parisien (Can) Team Argos - Shimano0:39:22 
84Daniele Ratto (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:39:31 
85Manuele Mori (Ita) Lampre-Merida0:40:47 
86Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Belisol0:41:54 
87Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:42:15 
88Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) Ag2r La Mondiale0:42:39 
89Travis Meyer (Aus) Orica GreenEdge0:43:19 
90Rafael Valls Ferri (Spa) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:43:50 
91Stef Clement (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:44:09 
92Thomas Damuseau (Fra) Team Argos - Shimano0:46:06 
93José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:46:44 
94Ruben Plaza Molina (Spa) Movistar Team0:47:53 
95Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi0:48:00 
96Ricardo Mestre (Por) Euskaltel Euskadi0:48:14 
97Brian Bulgac (Ned) Lotto Belisol0:49:52 
98Pim Ligthart (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:50:41 
99Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team0:52:27 
100Laurent Mangel (Fra) FDJ0:53:41 
101Christian Knees (Ger) Sky Procycling0:53:51 
102Alexsandr Dyachenko (Kaz) Astana Pro Team0:53:56 
103Danny Pate (USA) Sky Procycling0:54:00 
104Maciej Paterski (Pol) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:54:37 
105Antonio Piedra Perez (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:55:07 
106Jean-Lou Paiani (Fra) Sojasun0:55:12 
107Albert Timmer (Ned) Team Argos - Shimano0:55:27 
108Lucas Sebastian Haedo (Arg) Cannondale Pro Cycling0:56:13 
109Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:57:38 
110Christian Meier (Can) Orica GreenEdge0:58:17 
111Michel Kreder (Ned) Garmin Sharp0:59:59 
112Imanol Erviti (Spa) Movistar Team1:01:07 
113Sylvester Szmyd (Pol) Movistar Team  
114Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team1:02:16 
115Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1:02:26 
116Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff1:02:29 
117Willem Wauters (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1:02:35 
118Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling1:03:15 
119Sam Bewley (NZl) Orica GreenEdge1:09:29 
120Patrick Gretsch (Ger) Team Argos - Shimano1:10:05 
Sprint classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Christian Meier (Can) Orica GreenEdge12 pts
2Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga7 
3Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin Sharp7 
4Lucas Sebastian Haedo (Arg) Cannondale Pro Cycling6 
5Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Saxo-Tinkoff5 
6Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits4 
7Christophe Laborie (Fra) Sojasun4 
8Cristiano Salerno (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling4 
9Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits3 
10Tristan Valentin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits3 
11Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team3 
12Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp3 
13Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff2 
14Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff2 
15Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi1 
16Michal Golas (Pol) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team1 
17Egor Silin (Rus) Astana Pro Team1 
18José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team1 
19Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Lotto Belisol1 
20Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) Ag2r La Mondiale1 
21Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1 
Mountains classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Cristiano Salerno (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling109 pts
2Nairo Alexander Quintana Rojas (Col) Movistar Team51 
3Joaquin Rodriguez Oliver (Spa) Katusha45 
4Mikel Astarloza Chaurreau (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi41 
5Nicolas Roche (Irl) Team Saxo-Tinkoff36 
6Karol Domagalski (Pol) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga31 
7Daniel Martin (Irl) Garmin Sharp30 
8Christian Meier (Can) Orica GreenEdge28 
9Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team27 
10Bradley Wiggins (GBr) Sky Procycling26 
11Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team24 
12Michele Scarponi (Ita) Lampre-Merida23 
13David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Sky Procycling22 
14Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits22 
15Alberto Losada Alguacil (Spa) Katusha20 
16Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Lotto Belisol19 
17Juan Jose Oroz Ugalde (Spa) Euskaltel Euskadi18 
18Peter Stetina (USA) Garmin Sharp18 
19Lucas Sebastian Haedo (Arg) Cannondale Pro Cycling18 
20Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Garmin Sharp17 
21José Herrada Lopez (Spa) Movistar Team16 
22Carlos Alberto Betancur Gomez (Col) Ag2r La Mondiale16 
23Thibaut Pinot (Fra) FDJ15 
24Thomas De Gendt (Bel) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team13 
25Daniel Navarro Garcia (Spa) Cofidis, Solutions Credits13 
26Laurens Ten Dam (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team13 
27Robert Gesink (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team12 
28Andrey Kashechkin (Kaz) Astana Pro Team12 
29Robert Kiserlovski (Cro) Radioshack Leopard11 
30Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team11 
31Francois Parisien (Can) Team Argos - Shimano10 
32Chris Anker Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff9 
33Yury Trofimov (Rus) Katusha9 
34Joshua Edmondson (GBr) Sky Procycling9 
35Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Belisol9 
36Przemyslaw Niemiec (Pol) Lampre-Merida8 
37Egor Silin (Rus) Astana Pro Team8 
38Rigoberto Uran Uran (Col) Sky Procycling8 
39Julien Vermote (Bel) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team7 
40Tristan Valentin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits7 
41Christophe Laborie (Fra) Sojasun6 
42Thomas Damuseau (Fra) Team Argos - Shimano6 
43Thomas Danielson (USA) Garmin Sharp5 
44Lawrence Warbasse (USA) BMC Racing Team5 
45Imanol Erviti (Spa) Movistar Team5 
46Gianluca Brambilla (Ita) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team4 
47Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team4 
48Rafael Valls Ferri (Spa) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team4 
49Ruben Plaza Molina (Spa) Movistar Team4 
50Domenico Pozzovivo (Ita) Ag2r La Mondiale3 
51David Arroyo Duran (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga3 
52Stef Clement (Ned) Blanco Pro Cycling Team3 
53José Rujano Guillen (Ven) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team3 
54Tiziano Dall'Antonia (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling3 
55Amets Txurruka (Spa) Caja Rural - Seguros Rga2 
56Yohan Bagot (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits2 
57Dario Cataldo (Ita) Sky Procycling2 
58Sylvester Szmyd (Pol) Movistar Team2 
59Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo-Tinkoff2 
60Steve Morabito (Swi) BMC Racing Team1 
61Arnold Jeannesson (Fra) FDJ1 
62Marcus Burghardt (Ger) BMC Racing Team1 
63Rudy Molard (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits1 
64Michal Golas (Pol) Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team1 
65Nicki Sörensen (Den) Team Saxo-Tinkoff1 
66Maurits Lammertink (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team1 
Special sprint classification
1Christian Meier (Can) Orica-GreenEdge7pts
2Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Omega Pharma-Quick Step4 
3Martijn Keizer (Ned) Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team3 
4Tristan Valentin (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits3 
5Nicolas Edet (Fra) Cofidis, Solutions Credits3 
6Tim Wellens (Bel) Lotto Belisol2 
7Jean-Lou Paiani (Fra) Sojasun2 
8Martin Kohler (Swi) BMC Racing Team2 
9Christophe Laborie (Fra) Sojasun2 
10Cristiano Salerno (Ita) Cannondale Pro Cycling2 
11David Lopez Garcia (Spa) Sky Procycling1 
Teams classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Garmin Sharp87:10:24 
3Radioshack Leopard0:06:55 
4Euskaltel Euskadi0:09:24 
5Cofidis, Solutions Credits0:10:08 
7BMC Racing Team0:14:25 
8Sky Procycling0:20:19 
9Astana Pro Team0:21:36 
10Ag2r La Mondiale0:24:45 
11Team Saxo-Tinkoff0:26:56 
12Movistar Team0:30:52 
13Caja Rural - Seguros Rga0:37:25 
16Blanco Pro Cycling Team0:46:26 
17Omega Pharma - Quick-Step Cycling Team0:51:14 
18Vacansoleil-DCM Pro Cycling Team0:52:46 
19Lotto Belisol0:53:36 
20Cannondale Pro Cycling1:09:16 
21Orica GreenEdge1:27:36 
22Team Argos - Shimano1:52:22 

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