May 10/99 6:29 am - l'Aude, Gila, Vandenbroucke Suspension
Posted by Editor on 05/10/99
Tour de l'Aude, France
Stage 3 - Port Lauragais 101 km
1. Petra Rossner (Ger) 2:51:53
2. Mirjam Melchers (Ned)
3. Magali Le Floc'h (Fra)
4. Heidi van de Vijver (Bel)
5. Ina-Yoko Teutenberg (Ger) all s.t.
1. Hanka Kupfernagel (Ger) 9:20:55
2. Heidi van de Vijver (Bel) at 0:27
3. Lynn Bessette (Can) s.t.
4. Meike de Bruijn (Ned) 1:04
5. Tracey Gaudry (Aus) 1:06
Tour de Gila, New Mexico
In the final G.C. Chris Wherry (Saturn) won, Sylvain Beauchamp (Shaklee) was 4th, Brian Walton (Saturn) 6th and Eric Wohlberg (Shaklee) 7th.
Cofidis Suspends Vandenbroucke
The French team Cofidis announced today that both World Cup leader Frank Vandenbroucke and Philippe Gaumont would be suspended, during the current investigation into doping underway by French authorities. Vandenbroucke was not arrested, only questioned, however, Cofidis decided not to take any chances.