2012 World Ports Classic

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2012 World Ports Classic
2012 UCI Europe Tour
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The podium presentation Alexander Kristoff, Tom Boonen,
André Greipel, Joop Zoetemelk, Jan Janssen, Roger De Vlaeminck
Race details
Dates 31 Aug—1 Sep
Stages 2
Distance 362.5 km (225.2 mi)
← Inaugural Event

The 2012 World Ports Classic is the inaugural edition of the two-day cycle race between the port cities of Rotterdam and Antwerp. It is scheduled to start on 31 August 2012 and finish one day later on 1 September 2012.[1][2]

Teams Participating

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Stage Route Distance Date Winner
1 Rotterdam to Antwerp 201 km (124.9 mi) 31 August  Tom Boonen (BEL)
2 Antwerp to Rotterdam 161.5 km (100.4 mi) 1 September  Theo Bos (NED)

Leadership Classifications

Stage Winner General classification
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Points classification
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Young rider classification
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Team Classification
1 Tom Boonen Tom Boonen Tom Boonen Alexander Kristoff Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator
2 Theo Bos
Final Tom Boonen Tom Boonen Alexander Kristoff Topsport Vlaanderen–Mercator


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