About the World Championships via Richmond2015.com: The Road World Championships (Worlds) is cycling’s pinnacle event, held annually in an international city as chosen by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) through a competitive bidding process similar to the Olympic Games. Worlds is a nine-day event, featuring 12 Championship races for Elite Men and Women, Under 23… Read more »
Photos taken April 26th & 27th, 2008 at the final two stages of the Tour de Georgia. Stage 6 took the riders from Blairsville to Brasstown Bald, the highest mountain in Georgia. Stage 7, the final leg of the race, was a mostly ceremonial circuit course around downtown Atlanta.
1. Kanstantsin Siutsou (Team High Road)
2. Trent Loew (Slipstream-Chipotle)
3. Levi Leipheimer (Astana)
Best Young Rider – Trent Lowe (Slipstream-Chipotle)
Sprint Jersey Standings – Greg Henderson (Team High Road)
King of the Mountain – KOM – Jason McCartney (CSC)
Most Aggressive Overall – Rory Sutherland (Jittery Joe’s)
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