During the second day of the Tor des Geants 2013 which continued in a moderate atmosphere due to the decease of the Chinese runner Yuan Yang last night at Valgrisenche, Iker Karrera increases his advantage.
At about halfway of the race the Spanish champion has no opponents. Having passed Donnas, third life base, at the restoring point of Sassa, Iker has an advantage of 1h and 10’ on Lionel Trivel, 1h and 17’ on Franco Collè and 2h and 55’ on Oscar Perez.
The 10th concurrent, Christophe Le Saux, is 5 hours behind them. Still first of the women, Francesca Canepa, followed by Nerea Martinez. After the bad weather of this night , the weather conditions have become much better and the sun was shining all day.