The Eneco Tour continues in 2017 under a new name – BinckBack Tour. It is the only multiple-day cycle race on WorldTour level in Belgium and the Netherlands. Traditionally featuring the hills of Amstel Gold Race, Liège-Bastogne-Liège and the Tour of Flanders, the stage race is tailor made for classics riders and hilly specialists alike. (Slideshow route/profile)
The 2017 BinckBank Tour will be held from Monday, 7 August to Sunday, 13 August. The full route is yet to be announced, but the ultimate stage travels from Essen to the Muur of Geraardsbergen.
The last edition of the Eneco Tour was won by home rider Niki Terpstra ahead of Oliver Naesen and Peter Sagan.
BinckBank Tour 2017 stages:
|Date||Start and finish||Length||Type||Results||Winner||Leader|
|1||Mo 7-8||Breda (nl)- Venray (nl)||flat|
|2||Tu 8-8||BinckBank Tour 2017 route stage 2 Voorburg (nl) – Voorburg (nl)||9.0 km||ITT|
|3||We 9-8||Blankenberge (b) – Ardooie (b)|
|4||Th 10-8||Riemst (b) – Lanaken (nl)|
|5||Fr 11-8||Sittard/Geleen (nl) – Sittard/Geleen|
|6||Sa 12-8||..- Houffalize (b)||hills|
|7||Su 13-8||Essen (b) – Geraardsbergen (b)||hills|
Binck Bank Tour 2017: Google Maps and more
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