Arctic Race of Norway is a professional Norwegian bike race. The race is arranged every year in different parts of northern Norway. The first edition of the Arctic Race of Norway came in August 2013.
2021, will mark the 8th edition of Arctic Race of Norway. The 2020 edition was cancelled due to the coronavirus. Arctic Race of Norway is today an established race on the UCI’s international cycling calendar, as part of the European Tour. It was first ranked as category 2.1, but has since 2015 been a 2.HC race, which is the second highest level for an international bike race. The 2021 edition will start in Tromsø and end in Harstad on the final stage.
The 2021-edition was at last won by Ben Hermans, after winning stage 3 and protecting the jersey on stage 4 in Harstad.