Tour Down Under

The World Tour season 2014 started January 21 with the Tour Down Under. The Australian six-stage race was won by Simon Gerrans. As a result the Australian rider is the first leader in the 2014 World Tour classification.

All stage of the 2014 edition, results and standings included.

Tour Down Under 2014: Stages and results

Stage Date Route of the stage Length Type Results
1 Tue 21 Jan. Tour Down Under 2014 Nuriootpa – Angaston 135.0 km flat Tour Down Under 2014 stage 1 Stage report
2 We 22 Jan. Tour Down Under 2014 Prospect – Stirling 150.0 km hilly Tour Down Under 2014 stage 2 Stage report
3 Th 23 Jan. Tour Down Under 2014 Norwood – Campbelltown 145.0 km hilly Tour Down Under 2014 stage 3 Stage report
4 Fr 24 Jan. Tour Down Under 2014 Unley – Victor Harbor 148.5 km flat Tour Down Under 2014 stage 4 Stage report
5 Sa 25 Jan. Tour Down Under 2014 McLaren Vale – Willunga Hill 151.5 km hilly Tour Down Under 2014 stage 5 Stage report
6 Su 26 Jan. Tour Down Under 2014 Adelaide – Adelaide 85.5 km flat Tour Down Under 2014 stage 6 Stage report
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Tour Down Under 2014: Articles


Tour Down Under: The winners
Tour Down Under: Start List 2014

Tour Down Under winner Simon GerransThe first Tour Down Under was in 1999. Like in most 'Tours' the homeriders are the most succesfull. The 'Ozzies' took 9 out of 15 victories. Cyclingstage.com presents all winners since the first edition.

Tour Down Under 2014 Stage 1 Menglers HillOn January 21th Tour Down Under 2014 starts with a relatively simple and short leg of 135 kilometers. Nice scenery, the 'country side' around Adelaide, South-Australia. Riders make three local laps and just before the finish line the face a modest hurdle: Menglers Hill.

Tour Down Under 2014 stage 1 winner Simon GerransStage 1 in the 2014 Tour Down Under, leading from Nuriootpa to Angaston, is won by Simon Gerrans. After 135 kilometers in the saddle he was the best in the sprint of the first peloton, beating André Greipel.

tour down under checker hillJanuary 22 - stage 2 in the Tour Down Under leads from Prospect to Stirling, a ride of 150 kilometers. Drivers aiming at a good classification should be aware, since the circuit at the end is treacherous. In the foothills of Mount Lofty, Tom-Jelte Slagter laid the foundation for last year’s overall victory.

Tour Down Under 2014 stage 2 winner Diego UlissiDiego Ulissi has won the second stage in the 2014 Tour Down Under. The race started in Prospect and ended after 150 hilly kilometers in Stirling. At the finish line Ulissi was the fastest sprinter in a group of 25. Yesterday's winner Simon Gerrans came in second and is still GC leader.

Previous articles

Tour Down Under 2014 Route stage 3: Norwood – Campbelltown
Tour Down Under 2014 Results stage 3 and GC
Tour Down Under 2014 Route stage 4: Unley - Victor Harbor
Tour Down Under 2014 Results stage 4 and GC
Tour Down Under 2014 Route stage 5: McLaren Vale - Willunga Hill
Tour Down Under 2014 Results stage 5 and GC
Tour Down Under 2014 Route stage 6: Adelaide - Adelaide
Tour Down Under 2014 Results stage 6 and final ranking
Tour Down Under: Start List 2014