Slipstream-Chipotle's presence felt in Critérium International

Team Slipstream powered by Chipotle made its presence known last weekend in one of cycling's most prestigious events, the 76th Critérium International - the biggest race the team has entered to date. The team's young Aussie sprinter Ben Johnson took top honours in the King of the Mountains competition in Stage 1.

Gray skies greeted the peloton at the start, and the day's stormy weather served as a fitting backdrop for an aggressive day of racing. Timing his move perfectly, Ben Johnson attacked and maintained a small advantage to win the KOM points at the top of the côte de Barbe-en-Croc.

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