2015 Tour Down Under: Stage 1 Photo Gallery

Peloton Cafe || 2015 Tour Down Under Stage 1, Tanunda to Campbelltown, 132.6 km,

Peloton Cafe || 2015 Tour Down Under Stage 1, Tanunda to Campbelltown, 132.6 km,

Homegrown hero Jack Bobridge has grabbed all the glory on the opening day winning the stage and claiming the overall lead in the 2015?Tour Down Under, the first UCI World Tour event of the season. It was a welcome result for the 85 thousand cycling fans who turned out to support?Hostworks Stage 1 that rode out from the charming Barossa Valley town of Tanunda for two circuits through the nearby wine growing region before heading across undulating terrain blackened by the recent South Australian bushfire, to the finish in Campbelltown. 25 year old Bobridge, racing in the UniSA-Australia team, sprinted across the line in just under three hours, 20 minutes ahead of the predicted finish time, with Dutchman Lieuwe Westra (Astana) second and West Australian Luke Durbridge (Orica GreenEDGE) third. Images copyright Con Chronis [ims-gallery id=9QKMzddKzXJB layout=lightbox number=all linkto=file]

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