Tour of Greece

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Tour of Greece
Race details
RegionGreece
Local name(s)Γύρος Ελλάδος ‹See Tfd›(in Greek)
DisciplineRoad
CompetitionUCI Europe Tour
TypeStage race
History
First edition1968 (1968)
Final edition2012 (2012)
First winner J. Nielsen (DEN)
Final winner Robert Vrečer (SLO)

The Tour of Greece was a cycling stage race held in Greece. It has been held intermittently since 1968, when it began as the Tour of Ancient Greece, it has not been held since 2012.

Past winners[edit]

Rider Team
1968 Denmark Jan Nielsen (DEN)
1967–
1980
Unknown
1981 Greece Kanellos Kanellopoulos (GRE)
1982 Netherlands Henri Manders (NED)
1983 Unknown
1984 Soviet Union Asiat Saitov (URS)
1985 Soviet Union Ivan Romanov (URS)
1986 Austria Roland Königshofer (AUT)
1987 East Germany Olaf Jentzsch (GDR)
1988 Soviet Union Gintautas Umaras (URS)
1989 East Germany Frank Kühn (DDR)
1990–
1997
No race
1998 Germany Thomas Liese (GER)
1999–
2001
No race
2002 New Zealand Fraser MacMaster (NZL) Volksbank-Ideal
2003 Greece Vasilis Anastopoulos (GRE) Volksbank-Ideal
2004 Kazakhstan Assan Bazayev (KAZ) Kazakhstan (national team)
2005 Kazakhstan Valeriy Dmitriyev (KAZ) Kazakhstan (national team)
2006 Russia Pavel Brutt (RUS) Tinkoff Restaurants
2007–
2010
No race
2011 Germany Stefan Schäfer (GER) LKT Team Brandenburg
2012 Slovenia Robert Vrečer (SLO) Team Vorarlberg

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