Il Lombardia

Date: 8th October 2022

Category: 1.UWT

First Edition: 1905

The final monument of the season is Il Lombardia. Taking place in the Autumn, it is aptly nicknamed the race of the fallen leaves and it signals for many the final big goal of the season, or the finale of the road season. It takes place in northern Italy, and the race is based around the Alps, and is one in which the climbers usually succeed.

It was first held in 1905 and it has since became one of the most important one-day races in the calendar. Italy has it's illustrious set of Autumn classics and the Giro di Lombardia is regularly the last one to take place, but always the most important.

Il Lombardia final podiums:

2021 - Tadej Pogacar - Fausto Masnada - Adam Yates

2020 - Jakob Fuglsang - George Bennett - Aleksandr Vlasov

2019 - Bauke Mollema - Alejandro Valverde  Egan Bernal

2018 - Thibaut Pinot - Vincenzo Nibali - Dylan Teuns

2017 - Vincenzo Nibali - Julian Alaphilippe - Gianni Moscon

2016 - Esteban Chaves - Diego Rosa - Rigoberto Urán

2015 - Vincenzo Nibali - Daniel Moreno - Thibaut Pinot

2014 - Dan Martin - Alejandro Valverde - Rui Costa

2013 - Joaquim Rodríguez - Alejandro Valverde - Rafal Majka

2012 - Joaquim Rodríguez - Samuel Sánchez - Rigoberto Urán

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