March 29, 2009

Team Garmin-Slipstream’s Danny Pate finished a strong second on the second stage of the Critérium International, chasing down all but one of the remaining breakaway riders on the short but tough stage to Monthermé.

Danny Pate - Criterium International, stage 2

Canadian champ Christian Meier led a lot of the chasing of the breakaway in the peloton.

Christian Meier - Criterium International, stage 2 Bradley Wiggins - Criterium International, stage 2

Team Garmin-Slipstream, stage 2 results
1. Jens Voigt 2h30’22
2. Danny Pate +0’07
35. Tom Peterson +0’52
48. Bradley Wiggins +2’42
65. Christian Meier +6’24
75. Timmy Duggan
88. Julian Dean +6’30
90. Jason Donald +9’31
93. Kilian Patour +9’46

Team Garmin-Slipstream GC results
1. Jens Voigt 7h12’37
2. Danny Pate +0’07
38. Tom Peterson +1’26
48. Bradley Wiggins +3’16
56. Christian Meier +6’24
64. Julian Dean +6’30
87. Jason Donald +10’05
95. Kilian Patour +13’52
96. Timmy Duggan +15’55