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Edvald Boasson Hagen

Edvald Boasson HagenIn relation to his given names and family name, he is quoted: "In my passport it says Hagen as a surname, and Edvald Boasson as first names. Boasson is a kind of middle name. But I prefer to use both as a surname." ''Cycle Sport'' (May 2009, p. 114) (born 17 May 1987) is a Norwegian professional road racing cyclist riding for the UCI WorldTour team . He was ranked as no. 3 in the world by UCI as of 31 August 2009, when he was 22 years old. He is known as an all-rounder, having... read more

2009 Gent–Wevelgem

The 2009 Gent–Wevelgem took place on 8 April 2009. It was won by Edvald Boasson Hagen in a sprint finish. The race was the seventh event in the inaugural UCI World Ranking series. read more

Norwegian National Time Trial Championships

The Norwegian National Time Trial Championships are held annually. They are a cycling race which decides the Norwegian cycling champion in the time trial discipline, across several categories of rider. The event was first held in 1921 and was won by Ole Moen. At the beginning there were often back-to-back wins from many riders. Recent multiple victors have included Edvald Boasson Hagen, Thor Hushovd, Kurt Asle Arvesen and Steffen Kjærgaard. The current champion is Boasson Hagen, who won his eighth... read more


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Elin Lerum Boasson

Elin Lerum Boasson (born May 28, 1978) is a Norwegian environmentalist and was chairman of Natur og Ungdom in 2001 and 2002. at University of Stavanger, translated to English, access date January 2010. She became active in the organisation in 1991, and joined the board in 1997 before she was elected deputy chairman in 1999. She has a Master of Political Science degree from the University of Oslo and has since 2005 worked at Nansen Institute as a researcher (as of 2009). at Fridtjof Nansen Institute,... read more

2011 Vattenfall Cyclassics

The 2011 Vattenfall Cyclassics was the 16th edition of the Vattenfall Cyclassics, a single-day cycling race. It was held on 21 August 2011, over a distance of , starting and finishing in Hamburg, Germany. It was the 22nd event of the 2011 UCI World Tour season.Fresh from his victory in the Eneco Tour a week before the Cyclassics, 's Edvald Boasson Hagen – who, in 2010, was second to Tyler Farrar, who elected to compete in the concurrent Vuelta a España in 2011 – took the victory in a sprint... read more

Tour of Norway

The Tour of Norway is a road bicycle race held annually in Norway. It is considered as a successor to the stage race Ringerike GP, which is now a one-day race. It was started in 2011 as a result of the heightened interest in cycling in Norway, mainly due to good results of professional cyclists Thor Hushovd and Edvald Boasson Hagen. The race is ranked 2.HC on the UCI Europe Tour.==External links==Category:Recurring sporting events established in 2011 read more

2007 UCI Road World Championships – Men's under-23 road race

The 2007 UCI Road World Championships - Men's Under-23 Road Race took place on September 29, 2007 in the German city of Stuttgart. The race was won by Peter Velits of Slovakia who won in a bunch sprint of around 40 riders. Wesley Sulzberger took second with Jonathan Bellis of Great Britain taking the bronze medal. Pre-race favorite Edvald Boasson Hagen was involved in a crash around ten metres from the finish line, officially finishing 56th 27 seconds back.==Results==September 29, 2007: Stuttgart,... read more

2013 Tour of Norway

The 2013 Glava Tour of Norway was the third edition of the Glava Tour of Norway road cycling race. It was held over a period of five days between 15 and 19 May 2013. The race was a part of the 2013 UCI Europe Tour with a race classification of 2.1. Top Norwegian cyclists competing in the race included Edvald Boasson Hagen, Lars Petter Nordhaug, and Alexander Kristoff, with the notable exception of Thor Hushovd, who raced in the 2013 Tour of California instead.Edvald Boasson Hagen won the race... read more

2010 Tour of Oman

The 2010 Tour of Oman was the first edition of the Tour of Oman cycling stage race. It was rated as a 2.1 event on the UCI Asia Tour, and held from 14 February to 19 February 2010, in Oman. The race was won by Fabian Cancellara of .==Teams==Sixteen teams competed in the 2010 Tour of Oman. These included ten UCI ProTour teams, five UCI Professional Continental teams, and one Continental team. Each team entered a squad of eight riders, giving the Tour a peloton of 128 riders.The teams that participated... read more

Frederik Wilmann

Frederik Wilmann (born 17 July 1985 in Viggja) is a Norwegian professional road bicycle racer for team . He is the son of Norwegian cyclist Jostein Wilmann.In 2007, Wilmann finished third in the Norwegian Road Racing Championship in 2007, behind Alexander Kristoff and Thor Hushovd. ''NRK''.no 1 July 2007. But he became the Norwegian U-23 Road Racing Champion, after beating Stian Sommerseth, Edvald Boasson Hagen and Kristoff. 24 June 2007.After riding several years with the Norwegian outfit, Team... read more

Francesco Gavazzi

Francesco Gavazzi (born 1 August 1984 in Morbegno) is an Italian professional road bicycle racer for UCI Professional Continental team . In 2012, Gavazzi participated in the Tour of Beijing and won its queen stage leading to the Great Wall of China. To add to the difficulty of the day, the air quality was deemed as "severely polluted" by the local authorities. Gavazzi closed down an attack by 's Edvald Boasson Hagen and grabbed the victory. His consistent placings in the other stages netted him the... read more

2008 Tour of Britain

The 2008 Tour of Britain was a UCI 2.1 category race of eight stages from 7 September till 14 September 2008. The race was the fifth edition of the latest version of the Tour of Britain. It formed part of the 2007–2008 UCI Europe Tour. The race begun with a circuit stage in London and ended in Liverpool.The race was won by Geoffroy Lequatre of , whilst both Alessandro Petacchi and Edvald Boasson Hagen won three stages.==Participating teams==The 16 teams which participated in the race were:===Stage... read more

2009 Monte Paschi Strade Bianche - Eroica Toscana

The 2009 Monte Paschi Strade Bianche - Eroica Toscana was the third edition of the Strade Bianche road bicycle race, held on 7 March 2009 in Tuscany, Italy. The race was 190 km, starting in Gaiole in Chianti and finishing in Siena, and included eight sectors of ''strade bianche'', totaling 57,2 km of gravel road. Compared to the previous edition of the Strade Bianche, the race was 10 km longer and featured one more sector of ''sterrato''.Swedish rider Thomas Lövkvist won the race... read more

Uta Hagen

Uta Thyra Hagen (12 June 1919 – 14 January 2004) was a German American actress and drama teacher. She originated the role of Martha in the 1962 Broadway premiere of '' Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? '' by Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Edward Albee (who called her "a profoundly truthful actress"). Because Hagen was on the Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Edward AlbeeHollywood blacklist , in part because of her association with Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?Edward AlbeeHollywood blacklistPaul... read more


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