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Back 7.1.2008

Zipp Athletes Grab Four of Top 10 Spots in Tour s Stage 4 Time Trial

David Millar (GB) jumped to 3rd place overall all in the Tour de France by finishing 3rd in yesterday’s 29.5K time trial in Cholet, France. The Garmin-Chipotle rider finished 18 seconds off of the stage winner Stefan Schumacher’s(GER) time of 35.44. Teammate Christian Vande Velde (USA) finished 8th on the day, 41 seconds off of the lead.

Both riders where on the lightning fast combination of a Sub-9 PowerTap Disc rear wheel with a 1080 front wheel. Team CSC/Saxo Bank riders Fabian Cancellara (SWI) and Jens Voight (GER) grabbed the 5th and 7th spots respectively riding a combination for the 900 Disc rear wheel with an 808 front wheel.

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Photography: Tim De Waele.