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Lang moves into lead with stage win

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The break of the day at Boucles de la Mayenne.

The break of the day at Boucles de la Mayenne.
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Renaud Dion (Bretagne - Schuller), Freddy Bichot (Veranda Rideau - Super U) and Thomas Vaubourzeix (La Pomme Marseille).

Renaud Dion (Bretagne - Schuller), Freddy Bichot (Veranda Rideau - Super U) and Thomas Vaubourzeix (La Pomme Marseille).
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Cofidis lead the peloton.

Cofidis lead the peloton.
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Cyril Lemoine and Paul Poux (Saur - Sojasun).

Cyril Lemoine and Paul Poux (Saur - Sojasun).
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Cyril Lemoine (Saur - Sojasun).

Cyril Lemoine (Saur - Sojasun).
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Aleksejs Saramotins (Cofidis) on the offensive.

Aleksejs Saramotins (Cofidis) on the offensive.
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Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) also moved into the overall lead.

Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) also moved into the overall lead.
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Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) is in fine form.

Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) is in fine form.
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Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) takes the win.

Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) takes the win.
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The sprint for third place.

The sprint for third place.
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Bryan Coquard (Vendée U - Pays de Loire) beats Said Haddou (Europcar) to 3rd.

Bryan Coquard (Vendée U - Pays de Loire) beats Said Haddou (Europcar) to 3rd.
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Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) at the finish.

Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) at the finish.
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Thomas Vaubourzeix (La Pomme Marseille) was the day's most aggressive rider.

Thomas Vaubourzeix (La Pomme Marseille) was the day's most aggressive rider.
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Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) salutes from the podium.

Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) salutes from the podium.
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Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo).

Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo).
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Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) was a deserved stage winner.

Pirmin Lang (Atlas Personal - Jakroo) was a deserved stage winner.
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Bryan Coquard (Vendée U - Pays de Loire) is best young rider.

Bryan Coquard (Vendée U - Pays de Loire) is best young rider.
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Results

#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Pirmin Lang (Swi) Atlas Personal - Jakroo4:31:43
2Renaud Dion (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller0:00:02
3Bryan Coquard (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire0:00:11
4Saïd Haddou (Fra) Team Europcar
5Jérémie Galland (Fra) Saur - Sojasun
6Carlos Barbero Cuesta (Spa) Orbea Continental
7Etienne Briard (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique
8Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP Powerplus
9Niko Eeckhout (Bel) An Post - Sean Kelly
10Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne
11Romain Guillemois (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire
12Benjamin Giraud (Fra) La Pomme Marseille
13Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) An Post - Sean Kelly
14Benjamin Verraes (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team
15Timothy Dupont (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team
16Laurent Pichon (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller
17Mathieu Delaroziere (Fra) La Pomme Marseille
18Andréi Solomennikov (Rus) Itera - Katusha
19Benjamin Le Montagner (Fra) Comité de Bretagne
20Fabien Schmidt (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole
21Pablo Torres Muino (Spa) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon
22Aleksejs Saramotins (Lat) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne
23Michael Baer (Swi) Atlas Personal - Jakroo
24Peter Kusztor (Hun) Atlas Personal - Jakroo
25Jasper Bovenhuis (Ned) Rabobank C.T.
26Jan Ghyselinck (Bel) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne
27David Lelay (Fra) Saur - Sojasun
28Jesus Ezquerra (Spa) Leopard - Trek C.T.
29Niels Albert (Bel) BKCP Powerplus
30Eugénio Alafaci (Ita) Leopard - Trek C.T.
31Paul Poux (Fra) Saur - Sojasun
32Julien Guay (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole
33Christophe Laborie (Fra) Saur - Sojasun
34Florian Vachon (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller
35Alexandr Pliuschin (Mda) Leopard - Trek C.T.
36David Chopin (Fra) Comité de Bretagne
37Flavien Maurelet (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise
38Bryan Nauleau (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire
39Franck Charrier (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique
40Matthieu Boulo (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole
41Angelo Tulik (Fra) Team Europcar
42Giorgio Brambilla (Ita) Leopard - Trek C.T.
43Romain Cardis (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire
44Morgan Lamoisson (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire
45Nico Sijmens (Bel) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne
46Guillaume Blot (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller
47Guillaume Malle (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U
48Nicolas Baldo (Fra) Atlas Personal - Jakroo
49Haritz Orbe Urrutia (Spa) Orbea Continental
50Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Itera - Katusha
51Jon Aberasturi Izaga (Spa) Orbea Continental
52Yann Guyot (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.
53Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Itera - Katusha
54Jenning Huizenga (Ned) Rabobank C.T.
55Loïc Desriac (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole
56Romain Matheou (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U
57Alexander Rybakov (Rus) Itera - Katusha
58Olivier Lefrancois (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.
59Mathieu Halleguen (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller
60Thomas Vaubourzeix (Fra) La Pomme Marseille
61Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Saur - Sojasun0:00:34
62Sébastien Duret (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller0:00:36
63Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole0:00:52
64Kévin Van Hoovels (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team0:00:55
65Alex Kirsch (Lux) Leopard - Trek C.T.0:01:00
66Ivar Slik (Ned) Rabobank C.T.
67Edouard Louyest (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique
68Mathieu Cloarec (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique
69Mathieu Desniou (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise
70Nicolas Winter (Swi) Atlas Personal - Jakroo
71Ludwig Laffille (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise
72Martijn Tusveld (Ned) Rabobank C.T.
73Benoit Poitevin (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique
74Yannick Martinez (Fra) La Pomme Marseille
75Daniel Henggeler (Swi) Atlas Personal - Jakroo
76Maxim Pokidov (Rus) Itera - Katusha
77Kévin Denis (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U
78Wesley Kreder (Ned) Rabobank C.T.
79Romain Delalot (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise
80Nick Van Der Lijke (Ned) Rabobank C.T.
81Pieter Ghyllebert (Bel) An Post - Sean Kelly
82Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team
83Franck Bouyer (Fra) Team Europcar
84Julien Morice (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire
85Philipp Walsleben (Ger) BKCP Powerplus
86Ronan Dequippe (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique
87Aritz Etxebarria (Spa) Orbea Continental
88Freddy Bichot (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U0:01:09
89Damien Gaudin (Fra) Team Europcar0:01:19
90Ludovic Poilvet (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:01:34
91Rony Martias (Fra) Saur - Sojasun0:01:39
92Klaas Sys (Bel) Bridgestone Anchor0:01:41
93Alexandre Aulas (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.0:01:43
94Mark Christian (GBr) An Post - Sean Kelly0:02:05
95Pierre Luc Perrichon (Fra) La Pomme Marseille0:00:11
96Vincent Ragot (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:02:18
97Sébastien Turgot (Fra) Team Europcar
98Francisco Manuel Anton Marin (Spa) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:02:36
99Steve Schets (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team0:05:48
100Julien Gonnet (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.
101Benoît Sinner (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.
102Erwann Corbel (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:05:52
103Mattéo Pelucchi (Ita) Team Europcar
104Benoît Jarrier (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U
105Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:06:02
106Olivier Hofstetter (Swi) Leopard - Trek C.T.
107Jens Vandenbogaerde (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team0:07:48
108Dieter Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP Powerplus0:09:30
109Omar Fraile Matarranz (Spa) Orbea Continental0:11:14
110Luis Mas Bonet (Spa) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon
111Damien Branaa (Fra) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon
112Stijn Ennekens (Bel) An Post - Sean Kelly0:11:39
113Alexandre Lemair (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor0:12:01
114Florian Le Corre (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole
115Alexis Bodiot (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.
116Blaise Sonnery (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor
117Miyataka Shimizu (Jap) Bridgestone Anchor
118Hayato Yoshida (Jap) Bridgestone Anchor
119Adrien Petit (Fra) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne
120Illart Zuazubiskar Gallastegui (Spa) Orbea Continental
121Alexandre Defretin (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise
122Alexandre Gratiot (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise
123Florian Auberger (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:18:14
124Nicolas Capdepuy (Fra) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:18:16
125Jean-Eudes Demaret (Fra) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne
126Sam Bennett (Ire) An Post - Sean Kelly
DNFClément Koretzky (Fra) La Pomme Marseille
DNFJustin Jules (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U
DNFThomas Lebas (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor
DNFRadomir Simunek (Cze) BKCP Powerplus

General classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Pirmin Lang (Swi) Atlas Personal - Jakroo4:37:42
2Paul Poux (Fra) Saur - Sojasun0:00:01
3Bryan Coquard (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire0:00:03
4Aleksejs Saramotins (Lat) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne
5Jasper Bovenhuis (Ned) Rabobank C.T.
6Samuel Dumoulin (Fra) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne0:00:04
7Matthieu Boulo (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole0:00:05
8Laurent Pichon (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller0:00:06
9Romain Guillemois (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire
10Benjamin Verraes (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team
11Niels Albert (Bel) BKCP Powerplus0:00:07
12Jan Ghyselinck (Bel) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne0:00:09
13Fabien Schmidt (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole0:00:10
14Bryan Nauleau (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire
15David Lelay (Fra) Saur - Sojasun0:00:12
16Gediminas Bagdonas (Ltu) An Post - Sean Kelly
17Niko Eeckhout (Bel) An Post - Sean Kelly0:00:14
18Florian Vachon (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller0:00:15
19Etienne Briard (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique0:00:16
20Loïc Desriac (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole
21Nicolas Baldo (Fra) Atlas Personal - Jakroo
22Romain Matheou (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U0:00:17
23Andréi Solomennikov (Rus) Itera - Katusha
24Romain Cardis (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire0:00:18
25Pavel Kochetkov (Rus) Itera - Katusha
26Nico Sijmens (Bel) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne0:00:19
27Renaud Dion (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller0:00:20
28Guillaume Malle (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U0:00:21
29Jenning Huizenga (Ned) Rabobank C.T.0:00:22
30Angelo Tulik (Fra) Team Europcar
31Franck Charrier (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique0:00:23
32Benjamin Giraud (Fra) La Pomme Marseille
33Jesus Ezquerra (Spa) Leopard - Trek C.T.
34Alexandr Pliuschin (Mda) Leopard - Trek C.T.0:00:24
35Christophe Laborie (Fra) Saur - Sojasun
36Pierre Luc Perrichon (Fra) La Pomme Marseille0:00:25
37Julien Guay (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole
38Viacheslav Kuznetsov (Rus) Itera - Katusha0:00:26
39Eugénio Alafaci (Ita) Leopard - Trek C.T.
40Yann Guyot (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.
41Morgan Lamoisson (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire
42Cyril Lemoine (Fra) Saur - Sojasun
43Jérémie Galland (Fra) Saur - Sojasun0:00:27
44Marcel Meisen (Ger) BKCP Powerplus
45Giorgio Brambilla (Ita) Leopard - Trek C.T.
46Mathieu Delaroziere (Fra) La Pomme Marseille0:00:28
47Peter Kusztor (Hun) Atlas Personal - Jakroo
48Olivier Lefrancois (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.0:00:29
49Saïd Haddou (Fra) Team Europcar
50Benjamin Le Montagner (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:00:30
51Alexander Rybakov (Rus) Itera - Katusha0:00:31
52David Chopin (Fra) Comité de Bretagne
53Thomas Vaubourzeix (Fra) La Pomme Marseille
54Mathieu Halleguen (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller0:00:35
55Michael Baer (Swi) Atlas Personal - Jakroo0:00:37
56Carlos Barbero Cuesta (Spa) Orbea Continental0:00:39
57Jon Aberasturi Izaga (Spa) Orbea Continental0:00:40
58Timothy Dupont (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team
59Haritz Orbe Urrutia (Spa) Orbea Continental0:00:41
60Pablo Torres Muino (Spa) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:00:42
61Guillaume Blot (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller0:00:45
62Flavien Maurelet (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise0:00:48
63Philipp Walsleben (Ger) BKCP Powerplus0:00:59
64Sébastien Duret (Fra) Bretagne - Schuller0:01:00
65Julien Morice (Fra) Vendée U - Pays de Loire0:01:04
66Romain Delalot (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise0:01:08
67Bert Van Lerberghe (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team0:01:10
68Ivar Slik (Ned) Rabobank C.T.
69Kévin Van Hoovels (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team
70Morgan Kneisky (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole0:01:11
71Franck Bouyer (Fra) Team Europcar0:01:12
72Alex Kirsch (Lux) Leopard - Trek C.T.0:01:14
73Freddy Bichot (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U0:01:15
74Damien Gaudin (Fra) Team Europcar
75Mathieu Desniou (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise0:01:17
76Maxim Pokidov (Rus) Itera - Katusha0:01:18
77Nick Van Der Lijke (Ned) Rabobank C.T.0:01:19
78Daniel Henggeler (Swi) Atlas Personal - Jakroo0:01:20
79Aritz Etxebarria (Spa) Orbea Continental
80Yannick Martinez (Fra) La Pomme Marseille0:01:22
81Edouard Louyest (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique
82Mathieu Cloarec (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique0:01:23
83Pieter Ghyllebert (Bel) An Post - Sean Kelly0:01:24
84Benoit Poitevin (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique
85Martijn Tusveld (Ned) Rabobank C.T.0:01:25
86Nicolas Winter (Swi) Atlas Personal - Jakroo0:01:26
87Kévin Denis (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U0:01:27
88Ronan Dequippe (Fra) Team U Nantes Atlantique0:01:32
89Wesley Kreder (Ned) Rabobank C.T.0:01:36
90Ludwig Laffille (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise0:01:39
91Rony Martias (Fra) Saur - Sojasun0:01:48
92Ludovic Poilvet (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:01:51
93Alexandre Aulas (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.0:02:00
94Klaas Sys (Bel) Bridgestone Anchor0:02:07
95Mark Christian (GBr) An Post - Sean Kelly0:02:14
96Sébastien Turgot (Fra) Team Europcar0:02:30
97Vincent Ragot (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:02:53
98Francisco Manuel Anton Marin (Spa) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:03:00
99Benoît Sinner (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.0:05:54
100Julien Gonnet (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.0:05:59
101Benoît Jarrier (Fra) Veranda Rideau - Super U
102Steve Schets (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team0:06:03
103Erwann Corbel (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:06:07
104Olivier Hofstetter (Swi) Leopard - Trek C.T.0:06:25
105Carlos Verona Quintanilla (Spa) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:06:34
106Mattéo Pelucchi (Ita) Team Europcar0:06:38
107Jens Vandenbogaerde (Bel) Jong Vlaanderen Cycling Team0:07:55
108Dieter Vanthourenhout (Bel) BKCP Powerplus0:09:45
109Omar Fraile Matarranz (Spa) Orbea Continental0:11:22
110Damien Branaa (Fra) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:11:44
111Luis Mas Bonet (Spa) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:11:49
112Stijn Ennekens (Bel) An Post - Sean Kelly0:12:03
113Adrien Petit (Fra) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne
114Florian Le Corre (Fra) Roubaix Lille Métropole0:12:11
115Illart Zuazubiskar Gallastegui (Spa) Orbea Continental
116Alexandre Gratiot (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise0:12:20
117Alexis Bodiot (Fra) E.C. Armée De Terre C.S.A.D.L.0:12:22
118Alexandre Lemair (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor0:12:25
119Alexandre Defretin (Fra) C.C. Nogent / Oise0:12:38
120Blaise Sonnery (Fra) Bridgestone Anchor0:12:39
121Miyataka Shimizu (Jap) Bridgestone Anchor0:12:45
122Hayato Yoshida (Jap) Bridgestone Anchor0:12:48
123Sam Bennett (Ire) An Post - Sean Kelly0:18:12
124Florian Auberger (Fra) Comité de Bretagne0:18:27
125Jean-Eudes Demaret (Fra) COFIDIS Le Crédit en Ligne0:18:32
126Nicolas Capdepuy (Fra) Burgos BH - Castilla Y Leon0:18:39

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