Tour do Rio

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Tour do Rio
Race details
Date Late August
Region Brazil
Discipline Road
Competition UCI America Tour
Type Stage race
History
First edition 2000 (2000)
Editions 10 (as of 2013)
First winner  André Grizante (BRA)
Most wins  Márcio May (BRA) (2 wins)
Most recent  Gustavo César (ESP)

Tour do Rio is a road cycling stage race held in Brazil since 2000. The race is currently a 2.2 event in the UCI America Tour.

Name of the race[edit]

  • 2000 : Volta do Rio de Janeiro
  • 2002 : Giro do Rio
  • 2003, 2004, 2007 : Volta do Rio de Janeiro
  • 2009 : Volta de Campos
  • 2010–  : Tour do Rio

Past winners[edit]

Rider Team
2000 Brazil Grizante, AndréAndré Grizante (BRA)
2001 No race
2002 Brazil May, MárcioMárcio May[1] (BRA)
2003 Colombia Gutiérrez, HeberthHeberth Gutiérrez (COL) Orbitel 05-Colombia
2004 Brazil May, MárcioMárcio May (BRA) Memorial-Santos
2005-
2006
No race
2007 Argentina Médici, MatíasMatías Médici (ARG) Scott–Marcondes Cesar–São José dos Campos
2008 No race
2009 Brazil Sidoti, BrenoBreno Sidoti (BRA) Scott–Marcondes Cesar–São José dos Campos
2010 Italy Alberio, TomasTomas Alberio (ITA) U.C. Trevigiani–Dynamon–Bottoli
2011 Colombia Suárez, Juan PabloJuan Pablo Suárez (COL) EPM–UNE
2012 Brazil Silva, KleberKleber Silva (BRA) Real Cycling Team
2013 Spain Sevilla, ÓscarÓscar Sevilla (ESP) EPM–UNE
2014 Spain Sevilla, ÓscarÓscar Sevilla (ESP) EPM–UNE–Área Metropolitana
2015 Spain César, GustavoGustavo César (ESP) W52–Quinta da Lixa

References[edit]

  1. ^ Winner Daniel Rogelin was later disqualified for doping