Eneco Tour
Stage 6: Heerlen to Houfalize - Stage Details

Leigh Howard was the top ORICA-GreenEDGE finisher on stage six of the Eneco Tour today, a tough 207.5km stage.

Winding through the Walllonie region, the course followed a route that included highlights from the route of Liege-Bastogne-Liege, the final monument of the spring season.

“Today we had to save energy, we didn’t want to burn out for tomorrow, we wanted them to stay safe for Sunday.  Tomorrow we will put more cards in,” explained sports director Laurenzo Lapage.

Read the full report here.

 

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Tim Wellens (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 5:28:46
2 Greg Van Avermaet (BEL) - BMC Racing Team 0:00:49
3 Simon Geschke (GER) - Team Giant - Alpecin 0:00:51
4 Jan Bakelants (BEL) - AG2R La Mondiale 0:01:03
5 Tom Jelte Slagter (NED) - Team Cannondale - Garmin 0:01:07
6 Philippe Gilbert (BEL) - BMC Racing Team 0:01:13
7 Tiesj Benoot (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 0:01:13
8 Fabio Felline (ITA) - Trek Factory Racing 0:01:13
9 Andriy Grivko (UKR) - Astana Pro Team 0:01:13
10 Wilco Kelderman (NED) - Team LottoNL-Jumbo 0:01:17
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
56 Leigh Howard (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:11:48
62 Jens Keukeleire (BEL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:11:52
128 Michael Hepburn (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:28:21
132 Adam Blythe (GBR) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:28:21
139 Magnus Cort Nielsen (DEN) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:28:21
140 Svein Tuft (CAN) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:28:21