Edu Prades wins the Tour of Norway!
The Euskadi-Murias cyclist came out on top in the overall rankings after five stages and earned the first victory of the season for his team in an international competition.
Edu Prades has come away with the victory in the overall rankings of the eighth edition of the Tour of Norway (2. HC) after coming in second in the fifth and final stage of the competition, snatching first place away from Dutch rider Dylan Groenewegen (LottoNL-Jumbo) to clinch the first win of the season for Euskadi-Murias in an international competition.
In the last stage, covering 154 km between the towns of Moelv and Lillehamer, Prades crossed the finish line after Alexander Kamp (Virtu Cycling) to win the Tour of Norway after starting the day 30" behind the overall leader. His teammate Aritz Bagües ended up in ninth position in the overall rankings to finish out the terrific performance by Euskadi-Murias.
With this victory in the Tour of Norway, Jon Odriozola’s team has earned the third victory of the season after the stage wins by Jon Aberasturi and Mikel Bizkarra in the Vuelta a Aragón, as well as the first overall victory of the season for Euskadi-Murias.