De Zwart finishes second overall in SUP 11-City Tour

Bart de Zwart of Haiku finished second overall in the SUP 11-City Tour in the Netherlands despite winning a third consecutive stage Sunday.

De Zwart completed the fifth and final stage, approximately 18.6 miles from Dokkum to Leeuwarden, in 3 hours, 18 minutes, 45 seconds, for a total time of 22:00:15. Austria’s Peter Bartl, who was third in the stage, took the overall title with a final time of 21:57:43 over approximately 136.4 miles.

De Zwart had won the overall race each of the previous three years.

Bartl’s stage time was 3:19:14. Cyril Coste of France was second in the stage, one second behind de Zwart, and finished third overall in 22:01:12.