Tor des Geants

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Race been temporarily interrupted

Wed, 12/09/2012 - 09:25 -- Visitatore (not verified)

Due to a landslide during the night, just after the retreat Barmasse, the race has been temporarily interrupted for safety to Valtournenche.

None of the runners was involved in this incident. The first seven athletes (all men), who had already passed the point of landslides, are continuing the race and are already on the road to Courmayeur.

In the lead always Spaniard Oscar Perez, who has passed the checkpoint Saint-Rhémy-en-Bosses at 7.52. Chasing Gregoire Millet and Christophe Le Saux, already released from the base of Ollomont.

Raining since last night along the entire route, but it is expected an improvement in weather conditions in the afternoon. Thursday is expected good weather.

The organization is considering the best way to resume the race ensuring complete safety to competitors.