Georgia 4: Fire On The Mountain: Levi Wins TT, Discovery Takes Lead

Discovery Channel flexed its collective muscles today to win the stage and take the overall lead at

Discovery Channel flexed its collective muscles today to win the stage and take the overall lead at
PIC &COPY: DISCOVERY CHANNEL Discovery Channel's Levi Leipheimer continued his winning ways on American soil, taking stage 4 of the 2007 Tour de Georgia on Thursday, an individual time trial from Chickamauga to Lookout Mountain in the crux of Georgia and Tennessee. Leipheimer covered the 18.9-mile course in 44:51. Fellow time-trial specialist and former US Postal Service teammate David Zabriskie (Team CSC) followed in second at 41 seconds back with Australian Nathan O'Neill (Health Net-Maxxis) third at 1:18. Discovery's Janez Brajkovic took the leader's jersey off the back of David Gracia Ca¤ada (Saunier Duval-Prodir), posting a 47:28 to Ca¤ada's 49:53. Leipheimer's teammate Tom Danielson placed fourth. Stage 4 - April 19: Chickamauga - Lookout Mountain (ITT), 30.4 km Results 1 Levi Leipheimer (USA, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:44:51 (41.519km/h) 2 David Zabriskie (USA, Team CSC) 0:00:00 3 Nathan O'Neill (Aus, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:01:18 4 Thomas Danielson (USA, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:01:31 5 Dominique Cornu (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:01:41 6 David Millar (GBr, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:01:47 7 Danny Pate (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:01:55 8 George Hincapie (USA, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:02:15 9 Brian Vandborg (Den, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:02:20 10 Ben Day (Aus, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:02:28 11 Janez Brajkovic (Slo, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:02:37 12 Christian Vande Velde (USA, Team CSC) 0:02:49 13 Ryder Hesjedal (Can, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:02:52 14 Rory Sutherland (Aus, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:02:54 15 Timothy Duggan (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:03:03 16 Anthony Colby (USA, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:03:04 17 Philip Zajicek (USA, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:03:11 18 Matthew Goss (Aus, Team CSC) 0:03:13 19 Michael Blaudzun (Den, Team CSC) 0:03:29 20 Benjamin Jacques-Maynes (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:03:31 21 Hubert Schwab (Swi, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:03:36 22 Christopher Baldwin (USA, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:03:39 23 Glen Chadwick (NZl, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 24 Jason Donald (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:03:48 25 Gilberto Simoni (Ita, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:03:50 26 Rubens Bertogliati (Swi, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:03:59 27 Justin England (USA, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:04:05 28 Kurt Asle Arvesen (Nor, Team CSC) 0:04:08 29 Thomas Peterson (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:04:10 30 Craig Lewis (USA, Team Slipstream) 31 Cesar Grajales (Col, Jittery Joe's) 32 Alexandre Moos (Swi, BMC Racing) 0:04:14 33 Sergey Lagutin (Uzb, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:04:15 34 Pavel Padrnos (Cze, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:04:20 35 Valeriy Kobzarenko (Ukr, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:04:36 36 Jeff Louder (USA, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:04:57 37 David Mccann (Irl, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:04:58 38 Timothy Johnson (USA, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 39 David Canada Gracia (Spa, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:05:02 40 Ivan Stevic (SCG, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:05:03 41 Tyler Hamilton (USA, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:05:07 42 Christophe Brandt (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:05:13 43 Christopher Wherry (USA, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:05:16 44 Neil Shirley (USA, Jittery Joe's) 0:05:17 45 Adam Bergman (USA, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:05:37 46 Jackson Stewart (USA, BMC Racing) 0:05:40 47 Ivan Dominguez (Cub, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:05:42 48 Edward King (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 49 Trent Wilson (Aus, Jittery Joe's) 0:05:43 50 Guido Trentin (Ita, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:05:55 51 Karl Menzies (Aus, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 52 Pavel Brutt (Rus, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:05:57 53 Cameron Wurf (Aus, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:05:58 54 Jonathan Mc Carty (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:05:59 55 Andrea Tonti (Ita, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:06:04 56 Richard England (Aus, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:06:08 57 Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:06:09 58 Swindlehurst T Burke (USA, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:06:17 59 Ben Brooks (Aus, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:06:18 60 Caleb Manion (Aus, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:06:24 61 Ian Mckissick (USA, BMC Racing) 62 Nicholas Reistad (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:06:35 63 Hendricus Vogels (Aus, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:06:39 64 Elia Aggiano (Ita, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:06:40 65 Douglas Ollerenshaw (USA, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:06:43 66 Scott Nydam (USA, BMC Racing) 0:06:44 67 John Devine (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:06:45 68 Christophe Rinero (Fra, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:06:46 69 Jonathan Garcia (USA, BMC Racing) 70 Leonardo Scarselli (Ita, Quick Step - Innergetic) 71 Charles Dionne (Can, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:06:55 72 Alessandro Proni (Ita, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:06:57 73 Michael Lange (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:06:59 74 Maarten Wijnants (Bel, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:07:00 75 Gianni Meersman (Bel, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:07:02 76 Fred Rodriguez (USA, Predictor-Lotto) 0:07:13 77 Geert Steurs (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:07:14 78 Austin King (USA, Jittery Joe's) 0:07:15 79 Matt Shriver (USA, Jittery Joe's) 80 Daniele Contrini (Ita, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:07:21 81 Preben Van Hecke (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 82 Davide Frattini (Ita, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:07:24 83 Tommy Nankervis (Aus, Jittery Joe's) 0:07:26 84 Eric Keim (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:07:27 85 Scott Moninger (USA, BMC Racing) 0:07:30 86 Scott Zwizanski (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:07:32 87 Olivier Kaisen (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:07:37 88 Ivan Santaromita (Swi, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:07:41 89 Lucas Euser (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:07:44 90 Tyler Wren (USA, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:07:47 91 Juan Jos Haedo (Arg, Team CSC) 0:08:01 92 Kirk O'bee (USA, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:08:07 93 Ruggero Marzoli (Ita, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:08:10 94 Evan Elken (USA, Jittery Joe's) 0:08:12 95 Garrett Peltonen (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 96 Brian Dziewa (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:08:40 97 Cody Stevenson (Aus, Jittery Joe's) 0:08:43 98 Peter Hatton (Aus, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:08:50 99 Mauro Facci (Ita, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:08:52 100 Sheldon Deeny (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:08:57 101 Anders Lund (Den, Team CSC) 0:08:59 102 Jacob Rosenbarger (USA, BMC Racing) 0:09:04 103 Omer Kem (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:09:05 104 Nicolas Gates (Aus, Predictor-Lotto) 0:09:06 105 Martin Pedersen (Den, Team CSC) 0:09:13 106 Stefano Zanini (Ita, Predictor-Lotto) 0:09:16 107 Steffen Weigold (Ger, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:09:35 108 Gustavo Artacho (Arg, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:09:59 109 Emile Abraham (Tri, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:10:03 110 Chad Beyer (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:10:30 111 Eric Riggs (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:10:37 112 Caleb Fairly (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:10:59 Outside time limit TC Viktar Rapinski (Blr, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) General classification after stage 4 1 Janez Brajkovic (Slo, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 14:21:52 2 Christian Vande Velde (USA, Team CSC) 0:00:00 3 Rubens Bertogliati (Swi, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:01:22 4 Jeff Louder (USA, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:02:20 5 David Canada Gracia (Spa, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:02:22 6 Kevin Seeldraeyers (Bel, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:03:32 7 Scott Nydam (USA, BMC Racing) 0:04:27 8 Timothy Johnson (USA, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:05:09 9 Lucas Euser (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:07:26 10 Ivan Santaromita (Swi, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:08:58 11 Tyler Wren (USA, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:09:04 12 Gianni Meersman (Bel, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:10:53 13 Levi Leipheimer (USA, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:26:26 14 David Zabriskie (USA, Team CSC) 0:27:07 15 Nathan O'neill (Aus, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:27:47 16 Thomas Danielson (USA, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:27:57 17 Dominique Cornu (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:28:10 18 Ben Day (Aus, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:28:13 19 David Millar (GBr, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:28:16 20 Danny Pate (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:28:24 21 George Hincapie (USA, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:28:41 22 Brian Vandborg (Den, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:29:09 23 Ryder Hesjedal (Can, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:29:18 24 Rory Sutherland (Aus, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:29:20 25 Anthony Colby (USA, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:29:33 26 Philip Zajicek (USA, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:29:40 27 Timothy Duggan (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:29:52 28 Michael Blaudzun (Den, Team CSC) 0:29:58 29 Hubert Schwab (Swi, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:30:05 30 Christopher Baldwin (USA, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:30:08 31 Jason Donald (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:30:14 32 Gilberto Simoni (Ita, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:30:19 33 Matthew Goss (Aus, Team CSC) 0:30:24 34 Justin England (USA, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:30:34 35 Thomas Peterson (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:30:39 36 Benjamin Jacques-Maynes (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 37 Craig Lewis (USA, Team Slipstream) 38 Cesar Grajales (Col, Jittery Joe's) 39 Sergey Lagutin (Uzb, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:30:41 40 Alexandre Moos (Swi, BMC Racing) 0:30:43 41 Valeriy Kobzarenko (Ukr, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:31:05 42 Pavel Padrnos (Cze, Discovery Channel Pro Cycling Team) 0:31:09 43 Ivan Stevic (SCG, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:31:17 44 David Mccann (Irl, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:31:27 45 Tyler Hamilton (USA, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:31:36 46 Christophe Brandt (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:31:42 47 Neil Shirley (USA, Jittery Joe's) 0:31:46 48 Edward King (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:32:11 49 Trent Wilson (Aus, Jittery Joe's) 0:32:12 50 Douglas Ollerenshaw (USA, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:32:19 51 Guido Trentin (Ita, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:32:24 52 Karl Menzies (Aus, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 53 Pavel Brutt (Rus, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:32:26 54 Daniele Contrini (Ita, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:32:28 55 Jonathan Mc Carty (USA, Team Slipstream) 56 Andrea Tonti (Ita, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:32:32 57 Ben Brooks (Aus, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:32:47 58 Jackson Stewart (USA, BMC Racing) 0:32:51 59 Ian Mckissick (USA, BMC Racing) 0:32:53 60 Ivan Dominguez (Cub, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:33:00 61 John Devine (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:33:14 62 Christophe Rinero (Fra, Saunier Duval - Prodir) 0:33:15 63 Leonardo Scarselli (Ita, Quick Step - Innergetic) 64 Glen Chadwick (NZl, Navigators Insurance Cycling Team) 0:33:17 65 Charles Dionne (Can, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:33:21 66 Alessandro Proni (Ita, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:33:23 67 Hendricus Vogels (Aus, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:33:28 68 Maarten Wijnants (Bel, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:33:29 69 Fred Rodriguez (USA, Predictor-Lotto) 0:33:35 70 Jonathan Garcia (USA, BMC Racing) 71 Caleb Manion (Aus, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:33:40 72 Geert Steurs (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:33:43 73 Preben Van Hecke (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:33:50 74 Kurt Asle Arvesen (Nor, Team CSC) 0:33:52 75 Tommy Nankervis (Aus, Jittery Joe's) 0:33:55 76 Scott Moninger (USA, BMC Racing) 0:33:59 77 Michael Lange (USA, Team Slipstream) 0:34:07 78 Juan Jos Haedo (Arg, Team CSC) 0:34:21 79 Olivier Kaisen (Bel, Predictor-Lotto) 0:34:35 80 Ruggero Marzoli (Ita, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:34:39 81 Davide Frattini (Ita, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:34:42 82 Christopher Wherry (USA, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:35:10 83 Peter Hatton (Aus, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:35:19 84 Kirk O'bee (USA, Health Net presented by Maxxis) 0:35:25 85 Sheldon Deeny (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:35:26 86 Eric Keim (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:35:34 87 Jacob Rosenbarger (USA, BMC Racing) 0:36:02 88 Swindlehurst T Burke (USA, Toyota United Pro Cycling) 0:36:11 89 Nicolas Gates (Aus, Predictor-Lotto) 0:36:17 90 Cody Stevenson (Aus, Jittery Joe's) 0:36:21 91 Emile Abraham (Tri, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:36:30 92 Adam Bergman (USA, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:36:34 93 Gustavo Artacho (Arg, Colavita/Sutter Home) 0:36:48 94 Cameron Wurf (Aus, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:37:29 95 Matt Shriver (USA, Jittery Joe's) 0:37:53 96 Chad Beyer (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:38:10 97 Mauro Facci (Ita, Quick Step - Innergetic) 0:38:36 98 Anders Lund (Den, Team CSC) 0:38:53 99 Martin Pedersen (Den, Team CSC) 0:39:07 100 Elia Aggiano (Ita, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:39:10 101 Evan Elken (USA, Jittery Joe's) 0:39:12 102 Steffen Weigold (Ger, Tinkoff Credit Systems) 0:39:19 103 Austin King (USA, Jittery Joe's) 0:39:42 104 Eric Riggs (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:39:52 105 Scott Zwizanski (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:40:29 106 Richard England (Aus, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:40:49 107 Nicholas Reistad (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:41:22 108 Brian Dziewa (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:41:43 109 Omer Kem (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:44:32 110 Stefano Zanini (Ita, Predictor-Lotto) 0:46:23 111 Caleb Fairly (USA, USAC Development Team) 0:46:26 112 Garrett Peltonen (USA, Priority Health presented by Bissell) 0:46:33 Got a comment? 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