ATOC Stage 6 - Zabriskie 2nd; Moves to 2nd Overall!
Friday, February 20, 2009
Solvang, CA - The individual time trial stage in Solvang has become a bit of an institution in the four short years the Amgen Tour of California has existed and today's event proved very exciting and fruitful for the Garmin/Slipstream squad. Dave Zabriskie started the day 3rd overall and in the 15mi "race of truth" aboard his Felt DA, the TT specialist put together a huge ride taking 2nd for the day and moving into 2nd overall!
The action continues tomorrow with the 89mi road stage from Santa Clarita to Pasadena. The finish will be at the world-famous Rose Bowl.
Stage 6 Results:
1. Levi Leipheimer (USA) - 30.39
2. David Zabriskie (USA) - 30.48
3. Gustav Larsson (SWE) - 30.57
4. Michael Rogers (AUS) - 31.02
5. Jens Voigt (GER) - 31.10
General Classification after Stage 6:
1. Levi Leipheimer (USA)
2. David Zabriskie (USA) - 0.36
3. Michael Rogers (AUS) - 0.46
4. Jens Voigt (GER) - 1.10
5. Thomas Lövkvist (SWE) - 1.29