Tour of Norway
Stage 3: Skien to Rjukan - Stage Details

2013 Italian champion Ivan Santaromita has claimed third position on the third day of racing at the Tour of Norway today.

In what was the first selection day for general classification at this year’s Tour, Santaromita finished the 185km stage into Rjukan one-minute and four-seconds behind Jesper Hansen (Tinkoff-Saxo) who claimed a solo victory.

“Ivan had a fantastic ride,” sport director Matt Wilson said. “He was able to follow the best guys there on the climb and even had a bit of an attack at one point.”

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Jesper Hansen (DEN) - Tinkoff-Saxo 4:46:30
2 Edvald Boasson Hagen (NOR) - MTN - Qhubeka 0:38
3 Ivan Santaromita (ITA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 1:05
4 David Lopez (SPA) - Team Sky 1:05
5 Andreas VANGSTAD (NOR) - Team Sparebanken Sor 1:05
6 Gustav Larsson (SWE) - Cult Energy Pro Cycling 1:05
7 Odd Christian EIKING (NOR) - Team Joker 1:30
8 Sean De Bie (Bel) - Lotto Soudal 1:30
9 Vegard Stake LAENGEN (NOR) - Team Joker 1:30
10 Alexander Kristoff (NOR) - Team Katusha 1:30
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
3 Ivan Santaromita (ITA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 1:05
26 Jens Keukeleire (BEL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 1:30
53 Mitchell Docker (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 8:37
59 Mathew Hayman (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 8:37
84 Adam Blythe (GBR) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 15:32
87 Caleb Ewan (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 15:33