058 TOUR OF FLANDRES 2016 BELGIUM

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THE NUMBERS

April 03, 2016

BRUGGE  —  OUDENAARDE

EDITION:  100

TOTAL DISTANCE:  255 km

NUMBER OF TEAMS: 25

NUMBER OF RIDERS: 200

NUMBER OF CLIMBS: 18

TOTAL DISTANCE COBBLE STONES: 18.420 km

NUMBER OF SPECTATORS:  1.2 miljoen along the road

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Result :
Peter SAGAN
Fabian CANCELLARA
Sep VANMARCKE

RACE TIME: 6:23:18 in the saddle with an average speed of 40.1 km/h for Canadian Hugo Houle (Ag2r La Mondiale), coming in 12 minutes down on the leaders.

299 Watt. Sjoerd van Ginniken’s normalized power (Roompot – Oranje Peloton) over 6.17 h of racing his bike. A relative power output of 4, 15 W/kg for a good 47th place.

7111 kcal calories burned by Stijn Steels (Topsport Vlaanderen Boloise) during the TOF2016 compare to 7308 kcal by Gregory Rast in Milano Sanremo.

37:03 min. Total time spent, 10% of the race, in the Anaerobic Zone between 487 – 607 W by Dimitri Claeys  (Wanty – Groupe Goubert) on the way to a 9th place.

409 Watt. Dimitri Claeys (Wanty – Groupe Goubert) average power 5, 24 W/Kg during his very important attack approaching and climbing the Kanarie-mountain.

87.5 km/h Scott Thwaites’ (Bora  – Argon 18) top speed not in the alps but descending the Nieuwe Kwaremont in the hectic phase around km 200.

7.47W/kg Juanjo Loboto’s (Movistar Team) power-to-weight ratio the first climb up the decisive Paterberg after 204 km of racing.

3:24 min. The fastest time so far of the 100th edition’s Oude Kwaremont set by Niki Terpstra  (Etixx-Quickstep) flying with 26.3 km/h up the legendary climb.

Peter Sagan
Climbing the Koppenberg

Climbing Oude Kwaremont

Final Tour Of Flandres 2016