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Circuit de la Sarthe (2.1)

Winners, podium, distance, average speed

The Circuit de la Sarthe stage race is held in mid-April in the Loire region of Normandy. The 2.1 ranked race is generally 5 stages long. It was amateur race until 1975. The Circuit de la Sarthe was Greg LeMond's first European stage race victory.

Year

1st Place

2nd Place

3rd Place

Distance

Average Speed
km/hr

1975 Bernard Hinault
15hr 58min 48sec
Jan Brzezny
@ 1min 48sec
Jean-Claude Misac
@ 2min 27sec
662 km 41.426
1976 Bernard Hinault
17hr 34min 6sec
Yves Hézard
@ 28sec
Yvon Bertin
@ 1min 23sec
652 km 37.112 
1977 Aavo Pikkus
17hr 7min 15sec
Gregor Braun
@ 32sec
Jan Brzezny
@ 39sec
654 km 38.199
1978 Bernd Drogan
15hr 46min 21sec
Yvon Bertin
@ 7sec
Mariano Martinez
@ 8sec
626 km 39.689
1979 Christian Muselet
17hr 8min 27sec
Michal Klasa
@ 17min 20sec
Aavo Pikkus
@ 17min 46sec
688 km 40.138
1980 Greg LeMond
16hr 35min 24sec
Ladislav Ferebauer
@ 23sec
Jan Jankiewicz
@ 24sec
652 km 39.301
1981 Youri Barinov
17hr 28min 35sec
Ivan Mitchenko
@ 4min 10sec
Shagrid Zagretdinov
@ 5min 38sec
662.4 km 37.902
1982 Ivan Mitchenko
18hr 58min 57sec
Milan Jurco
@ 1min 1sec
Anatoli Jarkin
@ 1min 2sec
727 km 38.298
1983 Pascal Jules
18hr 25min 46sec
Claude Moreau
@ 17sec
Jérôme Simon
@ 1min 7sec
728 km 39.502
1984 Claude Moreau
15hr 15min 15sec
Yvon Lamote
@ 22sec
Régis Clère
@ 42sec
616 km 40.382
1985 Pascal Jules
14hr 18min 18sec
Ronan Pensec
@ 34sec
Voktor Demidenko
@ 35sec
594 km 41.524
1986 Didier Garcia
15hr 24min 26sec
Daniel Wyder
@ 2sec
John Talen
@ s.t.
605 km 39.267
1987 Piotr Ugramov
15hr 48min 44sec
Pascal Lance
@ 1min 23sec
Kurt Steinmann
@ 1min 31sec
606.7 km 38.369
1988 Thierry Marie
15hr 3min 54sec
Viatcheslav Ekimov
@ 2sec
Jean-Claude Colotti
@ 18sec
596.7 km 39.608
1989 Thierry Laurent
15hr 22min 17sec
Viatcheslav Ekimov
@ 10sec
Gilbert Duclos-Lassalle @ 14sec 608.4 km 39.580
1990 Dimitri Zhdanov
16hr 58min 52sec
Michel Vermote
@ 25sec
Thierry Marie
@ 26sec
656.7 km 38.672
1991 Bruno Cornillet
15hr 43min 1sec
Amand De Las Cuevas
@ 13sec
Jean-Philippe Dojwa
@ 55sec
638.5 km 40.625
1992 Jean-François Bernard
16hr 20min 34sec
Philippe Bouvatier
2 1min 9sec
Robert Forest
@ 1min 27sec
669.4 km 40.960
1993 Jean-François Bernard
15hr 51min 51sec
Laurent Bezault
@ 7sec
Thierry Dupuy
@ 45sec
623 km 39.271
1994 Stéphane Heulot
16hr 27min 47sec
Laurent Brochard
@ 33sec
Erwin Thijs
@ 51sec
637.2 km 38.705
1995 Thierry Marie
15hr 38min 54sec
Patrick Jonker
@ 14sec
Pascal Lance
@ 48sec
629.8 km 40.247
1996 Adriano Baffi
15hr 30min 21sec
Mariano Rojas
@ 40sec
Stéphane Heulot
@ 1min 41sec
655.35 km 42.268
1997 Melchior Mauri
15hr 44min 7sec
Pascal Lino
@ 12sec
Tony Rominger
@ 17sec
629.9 km 40.031
1998 Melchior Mauri
18hr 32min 41sec
Marc Streel
@ 12sec
Jaan Kirsipuu
@ s.t.
705.5 km 38.043
1999 Steffen Kjaergaard
17hr 11min 6sec
Gilles Maignan
@ 9sec
Jens Voigt
@ 11sec
678.4 km 39.476
2000 David Cañada
16hr 55min 27sec
Jens Voigt
@ 7sec
Laurent Borchard
@ 12sec
706 km 41.715
2001 David Millar
16hr 14min 58sec
Anthony Morin
@ 31sec
Franck Bouyer
@ 43sec
677.3 km 41.681
2002 Didier Rous
16hr 34min 6sec
Bradley McGee
@ 1sec
Arturas Kasputas
@ 4sec
652 km 39.352
2003 Carlos Da Cruz
16hr 35min 51sec
Alexei Sivakov
@ 56sec
Laurent Brochard
@ 4min 46sec
676.9 km 40.783
2004 Thomas Lövkvist
18hr 3min 33sec
Franck Bouyer
@ 19sec
Ronny Scholz
@ 23sec
750.5 km 41.558
2005 Sylvain Chavanel
15hr 57min 13sec
Markus Fothen
@ 1min 3sec
Volodymyr Bileka
@ 1min 11sec
673.4 km 42.210
2006 Stefan Schumacher
16hr 30min 40sec
Serguei Gontchar
@ s.t.
Brian Vandborg
@ 3sec
660.3 km 39.991
2007 Andreas Klöden
15hr 58min 47sec
Nicolas Vogondy
@ 4sec
Vladimir Duma
@ 10sec
672.9 km 42.109
2008 Thomas Voeckler
16hr 29min 33sec
Christian Vande Velde @ 4sec Tiziano Dall'Antonia
@ 11sec
673.2 km 40.818
2009 David Le Lay
15hr 48min 34sec
Enrico Rossi
@ 17sec
Benoît Vaugrenard
@ s.t.
667.8 km 42.240
2010 Luis León Sánchez
15hr 36min 52sec
Tiago Machado
@ 14sec
Julien Simon
@ 15sec
641.3 km 41.059
2011 Anthony Roux
15hr 51min 2sec
Blel Kadri
@ 5sec
David Millar
@ 9sec
644.3 km 40.646
2012 Luke Durbridge
15hr 33min 29sec
Manuele Boaro
@ 8sec
Nelson Oliveira
@ s.t.
635.1 km 40.821
2013 Pierre Rolland
17hr 4min 1sec
Jan Barta
@ 10sec
Tobias Ludvigsson
@ s.t.
632.3 km 37.042
2014 Ramunas Navardauskas
16hr 28min 3sec
Rohan Dennis
@ 14sec
Julien Simon
@ 17sec
673.3 km 40.877
2015 Ramunas Navardauskas
15hr 47min 13sec
Manuele Boaro
@ 1sec
Adriano Malori
@ 4sec
647.7 km 41.038
2016 Marc Fournier
16hr 8min 40sec
Jérôme Coppel
@ 1min 50sec
Juan José Lobato
@ 2min 4sec
641.2 km 39.716 km/hr
2017 Lilian Calmejane
16hr 44min 34sec
Arthur Vichot
@ 3sec
Jonathan Castroviejo
@ 13sec
656.7 km 39.223 km/hr