Tour of Qinghai Lake

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Tour of Qinghai Lake
Race details
DateJuly
Region Qinghai Province, China
Local name(s)环青海湖国际公路自行车赛 (in Chinese)
Discipline Road
Competition UCI Asia Tour 2.HC
Type Stage race
Organiser Chinese Cycling Association
Web site www.tdql.cn OOjs UI icon edit-ltr-progressive.svg
History
First edition2002 (2002)
Editions19 (as of 2021)
First winnerFlag of the United States.svg  Tom Danielson  (USA)
Most winsNo repeat winners
Most recentFlag of the People's Republic of China.svg  Zhang Zhishan  (CHN)

The Tour of Qinghai Lake is an annual professional road bicycle racing stage race held in the Qinghai province of China since 2002, named after Qinghai Lake. The race is sanctioned by the International Cycling Union (UCI) as a 2.HC race as part of the UCI Asia Tour. The race was to become part of the new UCI ProSeries in 2020, although the event in 2020 was cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 2021 event was held as a class 2.2 race with all domestic teams due to the international travel restrictions during the pandemic.

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Past winners

General classification

YearCountryRiderTeam
2002Flag of the United States.svg  United States Tom Danielson Mercury Cycling Team
2003Flag of Italy.svg  Italy Damiano Cunego Italy (national team)
2004Flag of South Africa.svg  South Africa Ryan Cox Barloworld
2005Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic Martin Mareš eD'system - ZVVZ
2006Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Netherlands Maarten Tjallingii Skil–Shimano
2007Flag of Italy.svg  Italy Gabriele Missaglia Diquigiovanni–Selle Italia
2008Flag of the United States.svg  United States Tyler Hamilton Rock Racing
2009Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan Andrey Mizurov Tabriz Petrochemical Team
2010Flag of Iran.svg  Iran Hossein Askari Tabriz Petrochemical Team
2011Flag of Slovenia.svg  Slovenia Gregor Gazvoda Perutnina Ptuj
2012Flag of Iran.svg  Iran Hossein Alizadeh Tabriz Petrochemical Team
2013Flag of Iran.svg  Iran Samad Pourseyedi Tabriz Petrochemical Team
2014 [lower-alpha 1] Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine Mykhaylo Kononenko Kolss Cycling Team
2015 Flag of Croatia.svg  Croatia Radoslav Rogina Adria Mobil
2016 Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine Sergiy Lagkuti Kolss BDC Team
2017 Flag of Venezuela.svg  Venezuela Jonathan Monsalve Qinghai Tianyoude Cycling Team
2018 Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia Hernán Aguirre Team Manzana Postobón
2019 Flag of Colombia.svg  Colombia Robinson Chalapud Medellín
2021 Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China Zhishan Zhang Tianyoude Hotel Cycling Team

Notes

  1. The initial winner of the 2014 edition, Kazakhstan's Ilya Davidenok (Continental Team Astana), was disqualified for failing a doping test. [1]

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