Coupe des nations Ville Saguenay

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Coupe des nations Ville Saguenay
Race details
Date Early June
Region Quebec, Canada
Discipline Road
Competition UCI America Tour 2.Ncup
Type Stage race
History
First edition 2008 (2008)
Editions 6
Final edition 2013
First winner  Thomas Kvist (DEN)
Most wins No repeat winners
Final winner  Sondre Holst Enger (NOR)

The Coupe des nations Ville Saguenay was a bicycle stage race held annually in Saguenay, Quebec. It was part of the UCI America Tour and the race was reserved to riders between 19 and 22 of age and was rated 2.Ncup by the UCI.[1] It was the only U23 race held outside of Europe.[2]

In 2014, the race was no longer part of the Nations' Cup calendar,[3][4] and instead, was held as the Grand Prix Cycliste de Saguenay.

Results[edit]

Year Winner Second Third
2008  Thomas Kvist (DEN)  Rui Costa (POR)  Alfredo Balloni (ITA)
2009  Johan Le Bon (FRA)  Nico Keinath (GER)  Sergio Henao (COL)
2010  Luka Mezgec (SLO)  Camilo Suárez (COL)  Ben King (USA)
2011  Christopher Juul Jensen (DEN)  Arman Kamyshev (KAZ)  Miras Bederbekov (KAZ)
2012  Arman Kamyshev (KAZ)  Julian Alaphilippe (FRA)  Alexey Lutsenko (KAZ)
2013  Sondre Holst Enger (NOR)  Alexis Gougeard (FRA)  Diego Ochoa (COL)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Coupe des nations Ville Saguenay 2012". Cycling News. Future Publishing Limited. Retrieved 21 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "Coupe des Nations - Ville de Saguenay". Coupe des Nations. Retrieved 22 October 2012. 
  3. ^ St-Pierre, Johanne (7 November 2013). "La Coupe des nations remplacée" [Nations Cup replaced]. La Presse (in French). Gesca Limitée. Retrieved 2 March 2015. 
  4. ^ Gachet, Nicolas (8 November 2013). "Ville Saguenay quitte la Coupe des Nations Espoirs" [City of Saguenay leaves the Nations Cup Espoirs]. Directvelo (in French). Association Le Peloton. Retrieved 2 March 2015. 

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