Definitions for "Stage race"
Keywords:  criterium, rider, tour, bike, winner
a sequence of races, run on consecutive days in which riders compete for the fastest overall time
a sequence of road races , run on consecutive days in which there are normally individual and team competitions
A race that takes place over a number of days - from three days like the Criterium International, to three weeks like the Tour de France. A stage race is decided by the general classification.