Chris Horner Climbs the Way to Success in Stage 4 of 2011 Amgen Tour of California

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05/19/2011| 0 comments
by Thomas A. Valentinsen

Chris Horner Climbs the Way to Success in Stage 4 of 2011 Amgen Tour of California

In one of the most impressive team and individual performances of the Amgen Tour of California, Chris Horner (USA) of Team RadioShack out performed his competitors, and teammate Levi Leipheimer (USA), to win the first true mountaintop finish in the history of the race atop Sierra Road outside San Jose.

stage, we had the guys to bring the pressure," Hesjedal told Roadcycling.com in the race zone at the finish. Hesjedal added "It was fun to see Levi (Leipheimer) and Chris (Horner) out there today. Chris just kind of rolled away and Levi sat on me. Fortunately, I was able to stay in there and bring a little bit of time back for the team. There is still a lot of racing left and putting pressure on Team RadioShack over the next few days is a big goal of ours."

Will Team Garmin-Cervelo succeed or will Team RadioShack's Leipheimer or Horner prevail? Stay tuned to Roadcycling.com to find out!

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