A royal sprint concluded the fourth Arctic Race of Norway with John Degenkolb beating Alexander Kristoff and Arnaud Démare on the finishing line in Bodø while Team Sky's Gianni Moscon defended his blue and orange jersey with the serenity of an accomplished champion although he claimed his first two pro victories in Northern Norway: the queen stage and the overall classification. The Italian rejoined Thor Hushovd, Steven Kruijswijk and Rein Taaramäe on the record book of the recently...
“It's amazing. It's was something different for me today, leading a stage race and I'm very happy to reach the finish as the winner. I'm not sure how much this will change my career but it's an important step. It's a nice race with great landscapes. The most important memory will be the feeling I got when I crossed the line yesterday. I'll remember it for a long time and I'd love to come back to Northern Norway.”
The race in videos
- Best Of - Arctic Race of Norway 2016
- Summary - Stage 4 - Arctic Race of Norway...
- Rana presentation
- Bodø presentation
The race in pictures
Arctic Race of Norway 2016 – 14/08/2016 – Quatrième étape : Cercle Polaire/Bodo (193km) – Norvège – Podium Anders SKAARSETH de l'equipe TEAM JOKER BYGGTORGET le plus combatif © P.Ballet
Mo I Rana / Bodø
Arctic Race of Norway route
Arctic Race of Norway 2016
Running from Thursday August 11th to 14th 2016, the 4th edition of the Arctic race of Norway will be made up of 4 stages and will cover a total distance of 727.5 kilometres.
The city stages
- Mo I Rana