Redlands Bicycle Classic

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Redlands Bicycle Classic
Race details
DateMarch
Region California, U.S. (North America)
TypeStage race
History
First edition1985 (1985)
Editions32 (as of 2016)
First winnerFlag of the United States.svg  Thurlow Rogers  (USA)
Most winsFlag of the United States.svg  Chris Horner  (USA) (4 wins)
Most recentFlag of the United States.svg  Thomas Revard  (USA)

The Redlands Bicycle Classic is a cycling stage race located in Redlands, California, United States that has been held since 1985. It consists of three road races, an individual time trial and a criterium. It is a 5-day/5-stage race that covers approximately 350 miles. The annual event is sponsored by the city of Redlands. Men and women compete in separate categories and the field is limited to 200 entrants.

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Redlands, California City in California, United States

Redlands is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 68,747, up from 63,591 at the 2000 census. The population was estimated at 69,999 in 2013. The city is located approximately 10 miles (16 km) east of downtown San Bernardino.

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Contents

2014 is the first year that Redlands has hosted a 5th stage (and 5th day) of competition with a new circuit race added to the start of the classic stage race. [1]

Men's winners

RiderTeam
1985 Flag of the United States.svg Thurlow Rogers  (USA)
1986 Flag of the United States.svg Davis Phinney  (USA)7-Eleven
1987 Flag of Norway.svg Dag Otto Lauritzen  (NOR)7-Eleven
1988 Flag of the United States.svg Alexi Grewal  (USA)Crest
1989 Flag of the United States.svg Scott Moninger  (USA)Crest
1990 Flag of Russia.svg Dimitri Zhdanov  (RUS)Russian National
1991 Flag of the United States.svg Randy Whicker  (USA)Trek-Cytomax
1992 Flag of the United States.svg Scott Fortner  (USA)Saturn
1993 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Malcolm Elliott  (GBR)Chevrolet/LA Sheriff
1994 Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Malcolm Elliott  (GBR)Chevrolet/LA Sheriff
1995 Flag of the United States.svg Scott Moninger  (USA)Chevrolet/LA Sheriff
1996 Flag of Poland.svg Tomasz Brozyna  (POL) US Postal Service
1997 Flag of Poland.svg Dariusz Baranowski  (POL) US Postal Service
1998 Flag of the United States.svg Jonathan Vaughters  (USA) US Postal Service
1999 Flag of the United States.svg Christian Vande Velde  (USA) US Postal Service
2000 Flag of the United States.svg Chris Horner  (USA)Mercury
2001 Flag of the United States.svg Trent Klasna  (USA)Saturn
2002 Flag of the United States.svg Chris Horner  (USA)Prime Alliance
2003 Flag of the United States.svg Chris Horner  (USA)Saturn
2004 Flag of the United States.svg Chris Horner  (USA) Webcor Builders
2005 Flag of the United States.svg Chris Wherry  (USA) Health Net
2006 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Nathan O'Neill  (AUS) Health Net
2007 Flag of the United States.svg Andrew Bajadali  (USA) Jelly Belly
2008 Flag of Colombia.svg Santiago Botero  (COL) Rock Racing
2009 Flag of the United States.svg Jeff Louder  (USA) BMC
2010 Flag of Australia (converted).svg Benjamin Day (cyclist)  (AUS) Fly V Australia
2011 Flag of Spain.svg Francisco Mancebo  (ESP) RealCyclist.com
2012 Flag of the United States.svg Phillip Gaimon  (USA) Kenda–5-hour Energy
2013 Flag of Spain.svg Francisco Mancebo  (ESP) Kenda–5-hour Energy
2014 Flag of the United States.svg Joey Rosskopf  (USA) Hincapie Sportswear Development Team
2015 Flag of the United States.svg Phil Gaimon  (USA)Optum p/b Kelly Benefits Strategies
2016 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Matteo Dal-Cin  (CAN) Silber Pro Cycling Team
2017 Flag of the United States.svg Taylor Eisenhart  (USA) Holowesko-Citadel p/b Arapahoe
2018 Flag of the United States.svg Thomas Revard  (USA) Hagens Berman Axeon
2019 Flag of the United States.svg Cory Lockwood  (USA) Semper Porro

Women's winners

RiderTeam
1993 Flag of the United States.svg Linda Brenneman  (USA)
1994 Flag of the United States.svg Jeanne Golay  (USA)
1995 Flag of the United States.svg Linda Brenneman  (USA)
1996 Flag of the United States.svg Alison Dunlap  (USA)
1997 Flag of New Zealand.svg Susy Pryde  (NZL)
1998 Flag of the United States.svg Mari Holden  (USA)
1999 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Lyne Bessette  (CAN)
2000 Flag of the United States.svg Alison Dunlap  (USA)
2001 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Genevieve Jeanson  (CAN)
2002 Flag of Germany.svg Judith Arndt  (GER)
2003 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Genevieve Jeanson  (CAN)
2004 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Lyne Bessette  (CAN)
2005 Flag of the United States.svg Christine Thorburn  (USA)
2006 Flag of the United States.svg Amber Neben  (USA)
2007 Flag of the United States.svg Amber Neben  (USA)
2008 Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg Alex Wrubleski  (CAN)
2009 Flag of Germany.svg Ina-Yoko Teutenberg  (GER)
2010 Flag of Germany.svg Ina-Yoko Teutenberg  (GER)
2011 Flag of the United States.svg Amber Neben  (USA)
2012 Flag of the United States.svg Megan Guarnier  (USA)
2013 Flag of the United States.svg Alison Powers  (USA)
2014 Flag of the United States.svg Tayler Wiles  (USA)
2015 Flag of the United States.svg Mara Abbott  (USA)
2016 Flag of the United States.svg Kristin Armstrong  (USA)
2017 Flag of the United States.svg Ruth Winder  (USA)
2018 Flag of the United States.svg Katie Hall  (USA)

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References

  1. "Home - Redlands Bicycle Classic - Redlands, CA". www.redlandsclassic.com. Retrieved 21 February 2018.