2018 Tour Down Under

Simon Gerrans celebrates winning the 2014 Road Nationals

The 2018 Tour Down Under will be spread across six unique stages, each throwing up different challenges for the riders. The race will run from January 13 to 21.

The overall winner of the 2017 Tour Down Under was Australian Richie Porte of BMC Racing – who finished second in the previous tour. Colombia’s Esteban Chaves (Orica-Scott) finished second, while the podium was rounded out by Australia’s Jay McCarthy (Bora-Hansgrohe).

The mountain honours were claimed by Belgian Thomas De Gendt (Lotto-Soudal), while the sprinter’s jersey waws won by Caleb Ewan of Australia.

Stage Route Distance Date
People’s Choice Classic Wakefield Road, Adelaide 50.6km Sunday, January 14
Stage 1 Port Adelaide to Lyndoch 145km Tuesday, January 16
Stage 2 Unley to Stirling 148.6km Wednesday, January 17
Stage 3 Glenelg to Victor Harbor 146.5km Thursday, January 18
Stage 4 Norwood to Uraidla 128.2km Friday, January 19
Stage 5 McLaren Vale to Willunga Hill 151.5 km Saturday, January 20
Stage 6 Adelaide 90 km Sunday, January 21

Last updated: 9 November, 2017

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