Tour of the Basque Country 2021

Tour of the Basque Country 2021Edition 60 of the Tour of the Basque Country opens with a trying ITT in Bilbao on Monday 5 April, while the race concludes on Saturday 10 April with a mountain top finish near the Sanctuary of Arrate. Featuring four uphill finishes in six days, the Itzulia Basque Country – which is the official name – is a feast for climbers and punchers. (Slideshow route/profile)

Read more about the route and the start list of the 2021 Tour of the Basque Country.

Ion Izagirre won his home race in 2019. The Basque rider outgunned Dan Martin and Emanuel Buchmann on GC. The 2020 edition was postponed until 2021 due to the coronavirus pandemic.

Another interesting read: winners and records in the Tour of the Basque Country.

Tour of the Basque Country 2021 stages:

date start – finish km type results winner leader
1 5-4 Bilbao – Bilbao 13.9 ITT
2 6-4 Zalla – Sestao 154.8 hills
3 7-4 Amurrio – Ermualde (Laudio) 167.6 hills
4 8-4 Vitoria-Gasteiz – Hondarribia 189.2 hills
5 9-4 Hondarribia – Ondarroa 160.2 flat
6 10-4 Ondarroa – Arrate 111.9 mountains

Tour of the Basque Country 2021: route, profiles, more

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