Sunday, February 15, 2009
Martin finishes 3rd Overall in Med Tour!
France - The 2009 Medeterranean Tour (2.1 HC) finished up Sunday and defending Irish National Champ and Garmin/Slipstream pro Dan Martin walked away with 3rd overall and 1st in the Best Young Rider's competition! At just 22yrs old, most agree this young man has a huge future ahead of him! The whole team rode well to support Dan including Danny Pate who came in 5th overall!
1. Luis Leon Sanchez Gil (Spa) - 16.09.19
2. Jussi Veikkanen (Fin) - at 0.24
3. Daniel Martin
(Irl) - at 0.52
4. Damien Monier (Fra) - at 1.23
5. Danny Pate
(USA) - at 1.27
In other stage race news, another bunch sprint finished up the Tour of Langkawi
as stage 7 marked an end to this 7-day 2.HC affair. Chris Sutton
topped out with four top-3 stage finishes and Lucas Euser
grabbing top Garmin/Slipstream honors at 8th in the overall GC.