Vuelta Ciclista Por Un Chile Lider

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Vuelta Ciclista Por Un Chile Lider
Race details
Region Chile
English name Lider Tour of Chile
Local name(s) Vuelta Ciclista Por Un Chile Lider (Spanish)
Discipline Road
Competition UCI America Tour
Type Stage race
First edition 1997 (1997)
Editions 11
Final edition 2007
First winner  José Medina (CHI)
Most wins  Edgardo Simon (ARG)
Final winner  Andrei Sartassov (RUS)

Vuelta Ciclista Por Un Chile Lider was an elite men's professional road bicycle racing stage race held annually in Chile. The Vuelta Lider was created in 1997 by Lider, the largest supermarket chain in Chile, and is sanctioned by the Chilean Cycling Federation (Federación Ciclista de Chile). The Vuelta Lider is the largest cycling race in Chile and serves as an important stop on the UCI America Tour.

Past winners[edit]

Year Winner Nation Team
1997 José Medina  Chile Unión Ciclista Curicó
1998 Pablo González  Chile Providencia
1999 Víctor Garrido  Chile Deportes Concepción
2000 Juan Manual  Chile FierroEkono
2001 Jorge Giacinti  Chile Transportes Romero
2002 Edgardo Simon  Argentina Publiguías Bianchi
2003 Marco Arriagada  Chile Publiguías Bianchi
2004 Edgardo Simon (2)  Argentina Lider-La Polar
2005 Edgardo Simon (3)  Argentina Líder
2006 Andrei Sartassov  Russia Lider-Presto Chile
2007 Andrei Sartassov  Russia