Wells prevails on La Ruta's opening day

Reigning American cross country champion Todd Wells (Specialized) took a solo win in stage 1 of La Ruta de los Conquistadores on Wednesday. For much of the race, only Milton Ramos (Specialized) could hang with him, but eventually Wells rode away for good to finish in a time of 5:27:32.

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Women
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Adriana Rojas (CRc)7:06:09
2Rebecca Rusch (USA) Specialized/RedBull0:10:32
3Louise Kobin (USA) Global Biorythm Events0:30:39
4Jane Rynbrandt (USA)1:13:22
5Ligia Madrigal Moya (CRc) BOSI/OTSwiss1:30:59
6Caterina Tellini (CRc)2:48:27
7Kathy Judson (USA)3:20:03
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Elite men
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Todd Wells (USA) Specialized5:27:32
2Milton Ramos (Hon) Specialized0:10:34
3Rom Akerson (CRc)0:13:44
4Moises Hernandez Araya (CRc) Grupo Orosi Siglo XXI/Specialized0:30:49
5Alex Grant (USA) Cannondale Factory Racing0:33:32
6Federico Ramirez Mendez (CRc) Grupo Orosi Siglo XXI/Specialized0:33:33
7Luis Mejia (Col) 7Capital/Economy0:38:06
8Gerry D Cody (USA) Herbalife240:45:47
9Alexander Sanchez Calderon (CRc) Specialized0:49:57
10Ben Sonntag (Ger) Cannondale Factory Racing0:57:34
11Hector Fernando Riveros Paez (Col) Constructora Arpo-PLC1:01:22
12Jonathan Camacho (CRc)1:07:05
13Manuel Prado (CRc) ShoAir/Specialized1:11:04
14Dennis Porras Murillo (CRc) Farmacia Paris/Rod Bike1:14:33
15Nate Whitman (USA) Herbalife241:31:04
16Ruderick Marcel Juarez Sequeira (Nic)1:31:50
17José Joaquin Rojas Acosta (CRc)1:35:46
18Sharlys Silva De Oliveira (Bra)1:42:54
19Melvin Alexander Mora Garita (CRc)1:53:06
20Mario Alfredo Meneses Bonilla (CRc)2:05:40
21Hendrick Rojas Arroyo (CRc)2:16:35
22Juan Simon Ocaña Ortiz (Mex)2:16:36
23José Andres Rojas Meza (CRc) Grupo Orosi Siglo XXI2:18:20
24Esteban Quesada Arias (CRc)2:32:56
25Jesus Hernandez Sanabria (Ven)2:32:57
26Daniel Garcia Matamoros (CRc)2:37:40
27Ajay Pandit Chhetri (Nep) Kid Super2:37:53
28Allan Gonzalez Brenes (CRc)2:47:28
29Esteban Calleja Montealegre (CRc)2:50:48
30Anthony Fonseca Sanchez (CRc)2:51:58
31Kenneth Sanabria Sanabria (CRc)2:55:57
32Jhonny Francisco Sanchez Chavarria (CRc)3:39:26
33Roger Gonzalez Salvador (Spa)4:54:25
34Jose Guadalupe Cruz Salas (Mex)4:55:41
35Arturo Fernandez Vega (CRc)6:03:27
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Men 30-39
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Travis Hauck (Can)6:37:29
2Jeff D Herrera (CRc)0:01:07
3Juan Pablo Sanchez (CRc)0:14:25
4Michel Alfonso Larrain (Ven)0:28:41
5Jonathan Firth (Can) TransRockies/Honey Stinger/NORCO Grass Roots0:46:33
6Luis Diego Chaverri Madden (CRc)0:46:41
7Victor Alonso Araya Pereira (CRc)0:48:10
8Dax Jaikel (CRc)0:52:58
9Eddy Perez Mata (CRc)Row 8 - Cell 2
10Max Araya Orozco (CRc)1:09:38
11Ivan Jimenez Camacho (CRc)1:13:08
12Luis Fernando Mora Hidalgo (CRc)1:30:32
13Maxwell Da Rocha (Bra) Desafío Brazil1:40:38
14Mario Alberto Araya Mena (CRc)1:42:01
15Erick Barboza (CRc)1:46:34
16Esteban Mendez (CRc)1:46:35
17Roy Rojas Garbanzo (CRc)1:51:37
18Francisco Javier Matamoros Hdez. (CRc)2:17:45
19Christian Gerardo Valerio Varela (CRc)2:19:04
20Alejandro Lopez Quesada (CRc)2:52:23
21Rafael Bosco Ferreiro Melo (Bra)2:54:27
22Luis Mariano Viquez Vargas (CRc)2:55:45
23Giancarlo Loria Fonseca (CRc)3:02:34
24Luis Urain (CRc)3:24:01
25Alan Arguello Díaz (CRc)3:31:10
26Cesar Nuñez Monge (CRc)3:44:24
27Alejandro Diez (Mex)3:59:03
28Gabriel Porras Chacon (CRc)4:15:12
29Luis D. Peregrina C. (Mex)4:20:52
30Omar Esteban Roman Marin (CRc)4:48:03
31Mauricio Richmond Padilla (CRc)4:56:33
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Men 40-49
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Leighton Poidevin (Can) Bicycle Café/Banff Lodging Co.6:19:44
2Renato Cisneros (Ecu)1:28:54
3Fernando Salazar (CRc)1:36:28
4Stefano Tomirotti (Ita)1:51:58
5Mauricio Alvarado Rivera (CRc)1:59:10
6Leonel Gomez Navarro (CRc)2:05:25
7Mark Jeffery (GBr)2:09:04
8Eric Warkentin (USA)2:09:16
9Alvaro Lang (CRc)2:19:53
10Brian Vaughan (USA)2:21:44
11Federico Amador Leon (CRc)2:27:47
12Carlos Cabezas Charpentier (CRc)3:11:59
13Will Muecke (USA)3:18:52
14Geovanny Gomez Navarro (CRc)3:42:07
15Carlos Calvo Ramazzini (CRc)3:43:06
16Darrell Jones (Can)3:46:00
17Carlos Martinez Masis (CRc)3:56:15
18Ignacio Merino (Mex)4:03:26
19Andres E. Cordovez F. (Ecu)4:38:45
20Abraham Finkelman (Isr)4:42:00
21David Fernandez (Dom)5:05:50
DNFErick Barrientos Cordero (CRc)Row 21 - Cell 2
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Men 50+
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Javier Gurdian Astúa (CRc)8:29:06
2Tom Ebbern (Can)0:27:27
3Francisco Sanchez Castillo (CRc)1:17:41
4Andres Clarke Holman (CRc)2:28:20
5David Kibler (CRc)2:49:55
6Heart Akerson (USA)3:02:24
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Women general classification after stage 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Adriana Rojas (CRc)7:06:09
2Rebecca Rusch (USA) Specialized/RedBull0:10:32
3Louise Kobin (USA) Global Biorythm Events0:30:39
4Jane Rynbrandt (USA)1:13:22
5Ligia Madrigal Moya (CRc) BOSI/OTSwiss1:30:59
6Caterina Tellini (CRc)2:48:27
7Kathy Judson (USA)3:20:03
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Elite men general classification after stage 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Todd Wells (USA) Specialized5:27:32
2Milton Ramos (Hon) Specialized0:10:34
3Rom Akerson (CRc)0:13:44
4Moises Hernandez Araya (CRc) Grupo Orosi Siglo XXI/Specialized0:30:49
5Alex Grant (USA) Cannondale Factory Racing0:33:32
6Federico Ramirez Mendez (CRc) Grupo Orosi Siglo XXI/Specialized0:33:33
7Luis Mejia (Col) 7Capital/Economy0:38:06
8Gerry D Cody (USA) Herbalife240:45:47
9Alexander Sanchez Calderon (CRc) Specialized0:49:57
10Ben Sonntag (Ger) Cannondale Factory Racing0:57:34
11Hector Fernando Riveros Paez (Col) Constructora Arpo-PLC1:01:22
12Jonathan Camacho (CRc)1:07:05
13Manuel Prado (CRc) ShoAir/Specialized1:11:04
14Dennis Porras Murillo (CRc) Farmacia Paris/Rod Bike1:14:33
15Nate Whitman (USA) Herbalife241:31:04
16Ruderick Marcel Juarez Sequeira (Nic)1:31:50
17José Joaquin Rojas Acosta (CRc)1:35:46
18Sharlys Silva De Oliveira (Bra)1:42:54
19Melvin Alexander Mora Garita (CRc)1:53:06
20Mario Alfredo Meneses Bonilla (CRc)2:05:40
21Hendrick Rojas Arroyo (CRc)2:16:35
22Juan Simon Ocaña Ortiz (Mex)2:16:36
23José Andres Rojas Meza (CRc) Grupo Orosi Siglo XXI2:18:20
24Esteban Quesada Arias (CRc)2:32:56
25Jesus Hernandez Sanabria (Ven)2:32:57
26Daniel Garcia Matamoros (CRc)2:37:40
27Ajay Pandit Chhetri (Nep) Kid Super2:37:53
28Allan Gonzalez Brenes (CRc)2:47:28
29Esteban Calleja Montealegre (CRc)2:50:48
30Anthony Fonseca Sanchez (CRc)2:51:58
31Kenneth Sanabria Sanabria (CRc)2:55:57
32Jhonny Francisco Sanchez Chavarria (CRc)3:39:26
33Roger Gonzalez Salvador (Spa)4:54:25
34Jose Guadalupe Cruz Salas (Mex)4:55:41
35Arturo Fernandez Vega (CRc)6:03:27
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Men 30-39 general classification after stage 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Travis Hauck (Can)6:37:29
2Jeff D Herrera (CRc)0:01:07
3Juan Pablo Sanchez (CRc)0:14:25
4Michel Alfonso Larrain (Ven)0:28:41
5Jonathan Firth (Can) TransRockies/Honey Stinger/NORCO Grass Roots0:46:33
6Luis Diego Chaverri Madden (CRc)0:46:41
7Victor Alonso Araya Pereira (CRc)0:48:10
8Dax Jaikel (CRc)0:52:58
9Eddy Perez Mata (CRc)Row 8 - Cell 2
10Max Araya Orozco (CRc)1:09:38
11Ivan Jimenez Camacho (CRc)1:13:08
12Luis Fernando Mora Hidalgo (CRc)1:30:32
13Maxwell Da Rocha (Bra) Desafío Brazil1:40:38
14Mario Alberto Araya Mena (CRc)1:42:01
15Erick Barboza (CRc)1:46:34
16Esteban Mendez (CRc)1:46:35
17Roy Rojas Garbanzo (CRc)1:51:37
18Francisco Javier Matamoros Hdez. (CRc)2:17:45
19Christian Gerardo Valerio Varela (CRc)2:19:04
20Alejandro Lopez Quesada (CRc)2:52:23
21Rafael Bosco Ferreiro Melo (Bra)2:54:27
22Luis Mariano Viquez Vargas (CRc)2:55:45
23Giancarlo Loria Fonseca (CRc)3:02:34
24Luis Urain (CRc)3:24:01
25Alan Arguello Díaz (CRc)3:31:10
26Cesar Nuñez Monge (CRc)3:44:24
27Alejandro Diez (Mex)3:59:03
28Gabriel Porras Chacon (CRc)4:15:12
29Luis D. Peregrina C. (Mex)4:20:52
30Omar Esteban Roman Marin (CRc)4:48:03
31Mauricio Richmond Padilla (CRc)4:56:33
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Men 40-49 general classification after stage 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Leighton Poidevin (Can) Bicycle Café/Banff Lodging Co.6:19:44
2Renato Cisneros (Ecu)1:28:54
3Fernando Salazar (CRc)1:36:28
4Stefano Tomirotti (Ita)1:51:58
5Mauricio Alvarado Rivera (CRc)1:59:10
6Leonel Gomez Navarro (CRc)2:05:25
7Mark Jeffery (GBr)2:09:04
8Eric Warkentin (USA)2:09:16
9Alvaro Lang (CRc)2:19:53
10Brian Vaughan (USA)2:21:44
11Federico Amador Leon (CRc)2:27:47
12Carlos Cabezas Charpentier (CRc)3:11:59
13Will Muecke (USA)3:18:52
14Geovanny Gomez Navarro (CRc)3:42:07
15Carlos Calvo Ramazzini (CRc)3:43:06
16Darrell Jones (Can)3:46:00
17Carlos Martinez Masis (CRc)3:56:15
18Ignacio Merino (Mex)4:03:26
19Andres E. Cordovez F. (Ecu)4:38:45
20Abraham Finkelman (Isr)4:42:00
21David Fernandez (Dom)5:05:50
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Men 50+ general classification after stage 1
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Javier Gurdian Astúa (CRc)8:29:06
2Tom Ebbern (Can)0:27:27
3Francisco Sanchez Castillo (CRc)1:17:41
4Andres Clarke Holman (CRc)2:28:20
5David Kibler (CRc)2:49:55
6Heart Akerson (USA)3:02:24

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