Tour du Maroc, class (2.2) for Men Elite take place on 07-16 April 2017 and consist of 10 stages in different Moroccan cities.
07/04 Bensliman/Kenitra 148.7 km 08/04 Kenitra/Larache 146 km 09/04 Tanger/Martil 145.1 km 10/04 Oued Laou/ElHoceima 191.5 km 11/04 ElHoceima/Nador 155 km 12/04 Nador/Oujda 161 km 13/04 Guercif/Fes 184.5 km 14/04 Fes/Meknes 148.5 km 15/04 Meknes/Rabat 138.2 km 16/04 Rabat/Casablanca 120 km TOTAL 1538.5 km
115 riders from 21 teams made the start of the 30th edition of Tour Maroc from Bensliman city, namely: Maroc National Team / Staki-Technorama (LTU)/ UnitedHealthCare Professional Cycling Team (USA) / Vendee U - Pays de la Loire (FRA) / Hrinkow Advarics Cycling (AUT) / VIB Bikes (BRN) / Dukla Banska Bystrica (SVK) / Team Sauerland NRW p/b Henley & Partners (GER) / Memil Pro Cycling (KU) / Mugenrace - Team Veloki (HUN) / Gallina Colosio Eurofeed A.S.D. (ITA) / Nouvelle Caledonie - DOM - TOM (FRA) / Team Figros Snep Focus (ITA) / Tunisie National Team (TUN)/ Naturablue Cycling Team (BEL)/ Velo Club SOVAC (ALG)/ Synergy Baku Cycling Project (AZE)/ Kuwait-Cartucho.es (KU)/ Maroc Regional Nord / Maroc Regional Sud.
The Moroccan rider Anass Ait ElAbdia wins the Yellow Jersey and the champion title for the 30th edition of Tour Maroc with a gap time of 05'54". He takes over the yellow jersey from the French rider Simon SELLIER at the 4th stage and keeps it during 6 consecutives stages.
Anass Ait ElAbdia becomes the third Moroccan riders who could win the Tour Maroc in 2017 after the late Mohamed ElKerch in 1960, 1964, 1965 and Mohsen ElHoceiny in 2011.
Date Race Winner Leader 07 Apr-16 Apr 2017 General classification AIT EL ABDIA (MAR) 16 Apr 2017 Stage 10 GALDOUNE (MAR) AIT EL ABDIA (MAR) 15 Apr 2017 Stage 9 KEOUGH (USA) AIT EL ABDIA (MAR) 14 Apr 2017 Stage 8 SISKEVICIUS (LTU) AIT EL ABDIA (MAR) 13 Apr 2017 Stage 7 ASADOV (AZE) AIT EL ABDIA (MAR) 12 Apr 2017 Stage 6 MRAOUNI (MAR) AIT EL ABDIA (MAR) 11 Apr 2017 Stage 5 HETHERINGTON (GBR) AIT EL ABDIA (MAR) 10 Apr 2017 Stage 4 POZDNYAKOV (AZE) AIT EL ABDIA (MAR) 09 Apr 2017 Stage 3 KEOUGH (USA) SELLIER (FRA) 08 Apr 2017 Stage 2 KEOUGH (USA) POZDNYAKOV (AZE) 07 Apr 2017 Stage 1 POZDNYAKOV (AZE) POZDNYAKOV (AZE)