No changes in the top 5 of the National Racing Calendar since last update.
Jeff Louder (BMC) won the general classification in front of his home crowd at the NRC’s 31st event, the Tour of Utah. Louder used a stage four win to boost him to the top of the standings in the 2.3-rated NRC event.
With only three events remaining on the 2008 NRC, Rory Sutherland (Health Net-Maxxis) continues to hold a commanding lead in the overall individual standings on the men’s side while Tina Pic (Colavita/Sutter Home) is the current women’s leader. The teams currently atop the standings include the Health Net Pro Cycling Team presented by Maxxis in the men’s rankings and the Cheerwine Professional Cycling Team in the women’s.
The top 5 in each category are:
Men’s Individual Standings
1. Rory Sutherland (AUS/Health Net-Maxxis) 1403
2. Ted King (Brentwood, N.H./Bissell) 813
3. Ben Jacques-Maynes (Watsonville, Calif./Bissell) 643
4. Anthony Colby (Durango, Colo./Colavita-Sutter Home) 624
5. Kyle Wamsley (Hatfield, Pa.) 544
Men’s Team Standings
1. Health Net Pro Cycling Team presented by Maxxis 2737
2. Colavita/Sutter Home Men’s Cycling Team presented by Cooking Light 2488
3. Bissell Pro Cycling Team 2331
4. Toyota-United Pro Cycling Team 1938
5. Successfulliving.com presented by Parkpre 1436
Women’s Individual Standings
1. Tina Pic (Dahlonega, Ga./Colavita-Sutter Home) 1019
2. Laura Van Gilder (Cresco, Pa./Cheerwine) 1012
3. Kristin Armstrong (Boise, Idaho) 870
4. Catherine Cheatley (NZL/Cheerwine) 852
4. Anne Samplonius (CAN/Cheerwine) 852
Women’s Team Standings
1. Cheerwine Professional Cycling Team 4022
2. Aaron’s Cycling Team 2831
3. Colavita/Sutter Home Women’s Cycling Team presented by Cooking Light 2498
4. Team Tibco 2212
5. Valuact Capitol Cycling Team 1260
For complete 2008 NRC Individual and Team Standings, click here.
The next race on the National Racing Calendar will be the 1.2-rated Chris Thater Memorial, August 24 in Binghampton, N.Y.