Tony Martin (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) has now won both the UCI world and German national time trial championships aboard clincher tires. Martin plans to use Specialized's latest TT-specific, team-only clinchers during this year's Tour de France.
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Tony Martin of Germany. A very aero position on his Specialized Shiv with McLaren helmet, extra grip tape on his bars, a taped on transponder, textured Bio Racer skinsuit and what looks like an older Zipp 808 front clincher. He didn't puncture this time and finished with the silver medal.
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Time trial world champion Tony Martin (Omega Pharma-QuickStep)
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An injured Tony Martin (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) finishes stage 1 but heads straight for the bus
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