Replay of Stage 3 of Tour of Utah

Posted on 09. Aug, 2012 by in live, race

Replay of live updates of stage 3, from Ogden to Utah Research Park in Salt Lake City, of the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah.

  • Four! RT @emily_baker@podium_live How many Utahans are racing? ->
  • It wasn’t really the plan A to be in the breakaway… If you’re in position you have to go for it. – Duggan #tou12 ->
  • Well the break did not stick today. #tou12 ->
  • My team didn’t have to work until it was all back together – Duggan #tou12 ->
  • Only came to Utah for today and tomorrow’s stage. The rest is for training – Matthews #tou12 ->
  • Duggan and Matthews at the press conference #tou12 http://t.co/6Qlmq1iD ->
  • Louder-UHC is now the best Utah rider #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp was awarded the Most Aggressive jersey #tou12 ->
  • Matthews picked up the sprint jersey #tou12 ->
  • Doh all riders are in by the time the last tweet went out #tou12 ->
  • Still riders to come. The last one still with 5 km to go #tou12 ->
  • Matthews was 1st, Schär 2nd and Bookwalter 3rd #tou12 ->
  • The jerseys #tou12 http://t.co/qdBikSFK ->
  • Vande Velde remains in yellow #tou12 ->
  • Riders complained that the helicopter was too close yesterday during the TTT as its hovers low at the finish #tou12 ->
  • Bling Matthews wins the sprint #tou12 http://t.co/v2UcNhXz ->
  • 4 km to go #tou12 ->
  • Lead group about 45 to 50 riders #tou12 ->
  • BMC & LiQ driving the field #tou12 ->
  • Catch has been made with 7 miles to bunch #tou12 ->
  • Gap at 15 sec for Tschopp #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp holding a gap at 20 seconds. #tou12 ->
  • Gap down to 30 sec #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp had 35 sec on the field. Infantino was reeled in #tou12 ->
  • Infantino is now at 15 sec. And now we have the field closing in #tou12 ->
  • Duggan was 3rd across the KOM line and picks up the jersey #tou12 ->
  • Reported time gaps are varying by a lot. Field is now descending. 14 miles out #tou12 ->
  • Euser was reported as KOM winner but if Duggan gets the points he should be in the lead. #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp has 45 sec on Infantino. Duggan at 1:10 and field at 1:35 #tou12 ->
  • Wait there are more pts available in this KOM #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp going low on the bike in a tuck on the descent #tou12 ->
  • Field at 1:15. In the past at this stage, the field was not able to close it down on the descent #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp about to crest solo. Infantino is at 1:09 back #tou12 ->
  • The BMc rider just saw 1kmto go #tou12 ->
  • Field is at 1:39 from Tschopp #tou12 ->
  • That’s Infantino of EPM who caught & passed Duggan. The Colombian wants to fly on the climb #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp is off solo with 57 sec gap on the climb. Behind Abreu-EPM attacked from the field #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp is riding away from Duggan but Duggan digs in to stay on the wheel. All others from the break are dropped. #tou12 ->
  • Vande Velde has 4 teammates in front of him #tou12 ->
  • Candied is reeled in by the field with GRM setting the pace. Behind them, the BMC team is massing #tou12 ->
  • Duggan accelerates and drops rider after rider in the break #tou12 ->
  • Gap at 1:15 and a Vandborg-SPI attacks the field #tou12 ->
  • Deignan has started to sit on in the break. How will the other four react? Not much they can do with the field a minute plus #tou12 ->
  • Isn’t it nice that the tour tracker has a lot less ads than @NBCOlympics #tou12 ->
  • Gap down to less than a minute and a half. Other teams moving to the front of the field, they want to catch before the final climb. #tou12 ->
  • down, down, down it is. Now at 2 minutes with 25 miles to go. Big Mountain KOM is at 16 miles to go. #tou12 ->
  • Field stretched out behind the GRM team. That break is dangerous and they don’t want the 5 to crest with a gap on the final KOM #tou12 ->
  • Gap going down now at 2:45 as the ride around the reservoir #tou12 ->
  • Bling Matthews took top points in 2nd and final sprint ahead of Rohregger & Tschopp #tou12 ->
  • Looks like GRM is setting a faster pace…field in one long line now…gap is down to 3:50 #tou12 ->
  • Break gap has grown to 4:00 #tou12 ->
  • The break now has 3:45 gap #tou12 ->
  • KOM results 1-Duggan-LIQ 2-Diegnan-UHC 3-Rohregger-RNT #tou12 ->
  • Gap is now 2:50 #tou12 ->
  • Break has 2:10…and Deignan-UHC is the virtual leader #tou12 ->
  • Sprint results Matthews-RAB 5 points Duggan-LIQ 3 points Deignan-UHC 1 point #tou12 ->
  • Matthews-RAB got the first sprint points #tou12 ->
  • Now have a solid 5 man break Tschopp-BMC Rohregger-RNT Matthews-RAB Duggan-LIQ Deignan-UHC #tou12 ->
  • Tschopp-BMC and Rohregger-RNT is also in the break #tou12 ->
  • Duggan-LIQ Matthews-RAB Kyer-BPC in the break ->
  • Lots of tired looking riders in the shattered field less than 1km to top of KOM. #tou12 ->
  • Break started to get organized…GRM does not have any riders in the break. #tou12 ->
  • Euser-SPI is first over North Ogden Pass and gets max 8 points. #tou12 ->
  • Apologies…it was Gomez EPM who attacked…and has a few seconds. #tou12 ->
  • GRM up front protecting Vandevelde. Pineda EPM attacks. #tou12 ->
  • The 3 KOM’s are North Ogden Pass, Trapper’s Loop and Big Mountain. #tou12 ->
  • Getting word that some riders are attacking but nothing is sticking just yet. #tou12 ->
  • Ben Jacques-Maynes BPC has the KOM jersey…expect to see riders going after KOM points today #tou12 ->
  • Today’s stage starts in Ogden and will finish at Research Park at the University of Utah. Riders will climb the North Ogden Pass. #tou12 ->
  • Best Utah rider O’Leary #tou12 http://t.co/F9VnKh8u ->
  • The Optum-KBS loved the doing the TTT and want more in the USA. #tou12 ->
  • Most Aggressive jersey Anthony -OPT #tou12 http://t.co/22tHXPCG ->
  • KOM leader BJM #tou12 http://t.co/1ZdwDtJo ->
  • Mechanic working on Francisco Mancebo’s bike #tou12 http://t.co/2OB0dq6w ->
  • Took 3 days but got the question today: Is Lance Armstrong in the race? #tou12 ->
  • In the past, the break has stuck on this course with its ‘pedaling’ descent to the finish. Will it today ? #tou12 ->
  • The other possible battle will be for the points jersey currently held by Sutherland. #tou12 ->
  • And then you have all the GC contenders that lost time yesterday in the TTT. Vande Velde has 30 sec lead not counting his teammates #tou12 ->
  • The attacks will start early with the first KOM 10 miles into the stage. BJM is KOM leader with 4-pt lead #tou12 ->
  • Ben Day signing for fans this morning #tou12 http://t.co/mg9aFx0b ->
  • It’s hot in Ogden for the start of stage 3. Shortish stage but not easy, nothing is easy at the Tour of Utah #tou12 ->
  • Stage 3, a classic today from Ogden to Utah Research Park in Salt Lake City – all the details: http://t.co/5029DaFC ->

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