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2001 Gent–Wevelgem

2001 Gent–Wevelgem
Race details
Dates11 April 2001
Distance214[1] km (133.0 mi)
Winning time5h 00' 50"
  Winner  George Hincapie (USA) (U.S. Postal Service)
  Second  Léon van Bon (NED) (Mercury–Viatel)
  Third  Steffen Wesemann (GER) (Team Telekom)
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These page shows the results for the 63rd edition of the Gent–Wevelgem cycling classic over 214 kilometres, held on Wednesday, April 11, 2001. There were a total number of 187 competitors, with 72 of them finishing the race, which was won by the United States' George Hincapie.

Final classification

Rank Rider Team Time
1  George Hincapie (USA) U.S. Postal Service 5h 00' 50"
2  Léon van Bon (NED) Mercury–Viatel s.t.
3  Steffen Wesemann (GER) Team Telekom s.t.
4  Arvis Piziks (LAT) CSC–Tiscali s.t.
5  Nico Mattan (BEL) Cofidis s.t.
6  Niko Eeckhout (BEL) Lotto–Adecco + 41"
7  Chris Peers (BEL) Cofidis s.t.
8  Daniele Nardello (ITA) Mapei–Quick-Step + 1' 00"
9  Erik Zabel (GER) Team Telekom + 1' 16"
10  Gabriele Balducci (ITA) Tacconi Sport–Vini Caldirola s.t.


  1. ^ "Gent - Wevelgem (World Tour), Belgium". BikeRaceInfo. Retrieved 27 November 2017.

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