Vladimir Gusev won the individual time trial title at the Russian National Championships in Cheboksari on Friday.
Gusev was fastest over the 45 km course in a time of 55:51.15. Fellow Katusha rider Mikhail Ignatyev took second, 58 seconds slower. Rider Alexander Arekeev from the Udmurtia team completed the podium.
"I did a good race. I felt good today and the course suited me. I wanted to get a result and I did. I'm glad to be back winning again and for giving Team Katusha a win," Gusev said.
|1||Vladimir Gusev (Team Katusha)||0:55:51|
|2||Mikhail Ignatyev (Team Katusha)||0:00:58|
|3||Alexander Arekeev (Udmurtia)|
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