Volta Ciclista a Catalunya
Stage 1: Calella to Calella - Stage Details

Colombian Esteban Chaves has finished safely amongst the peloton, in support of his general classification ambitions, on the first day of the Volta Ciclista a Catalunya.

In an unconventional start to the week-long Tour, a small three-man breakaway contested for first stage spoils, Maciej Paterski (CCC Sprandi Polkowice) triumphant.

“We had two guys finish in the first group, including Esteban to keep our general classification on track, but the day didn’t really go as planned, that’s for sure,” sport director Dave McPartland said.

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Maciej Paterski (POL) - CCC Sprandi Polkowice 4:33:41
2 Pierre Rolland (FRA) - Team Europcar ST
3 Bart De Clercq (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 0:00:02
4 Tosh Van Der Sande (BEL) - Lotto Soudal 0:02:40
5 Julian Alaphilippe (FRA) - Etixx - Quick-Step 0:02:40
6 Paolo Tiralongo (ITA) - Astana Pro Team 0:02:40
7 Enrico Gasparotto (ITA) - Wanty - Groupe Gobert 0:02:40
8 Bryan Coquard (FRA) - Team Europcar 0:02:40
9 Carlos Barbero Cuesta (SPA) - Caja Rural-Seguros RGA 0:02:40
10 Julien Simon (FRA) - Cofidis, Solutions Credits 0:02:40
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
42 Christian Meier (CAN) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:02:40
71 Esteban Chaves (COL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:02:40
147 Sam Bewley (NZL) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:18:13
164 Cameron Meyer (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:18:13
174 Caleb Ewan (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:18:13
182 Ivan Santaromita (ITA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:18:13
183 Brett Lancaster (AUS) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:18:13