Arctic Race of Norway

Arctic Race of Norway
Race details
Date August
Region Norway
English name Arctic Race of Norway
Discipline Road
Competition UCI Europe Tour
Type Stage race
Organiser Amaury Sport Organisation
Race director Claude Rach
First edition 2013 (2013)
Editions 4 (as of 2016)
First winner  Thor Hushovd (NOR)
Most recent  Gianni Moscon (ITA)

The Arctic Race of Norway is an annual multiple stage bicycle race held in northern Norway. The first edition was in 2013, from 8 August to 11 August, and lasted for four days. The organising partners are Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) and Arctic Race of Norway (AS).[1][2]

The race is an official UCI-sponsored event,[3] and has been placed as part of the Europe Tour. The first two editions were rated as 2.1 events. From 2015 it was rated as a 2.HC event.[4]


Rider Team
2013 Norway Hushovd, ThorThor Hushovd (NOR) BMC Racing Team
2014 Netherlands Kruijswijk, StevenSteven Kruijswijk (NED) Belkin Pro Cycling
2015 Estonia Taaramäe, ReinRein Taaramäe (EST) Astana
2016 Italy Moscon, GianniGianni Moscon (ITA) Team Sky


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