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Saramotins wins in Münster

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Aleksej Saramontins enjoys the applause after the biggest victory of his season.

Aleksej Saramontins enjoys the applause after the biggest victory of his season. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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German team Heizomat Mapei

German team Heizomat Mapei (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Team Nutrixxion looking forward to the start.

Team Nutrixxion looking forward to the start. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Team Seven Stones on the podium.

Team Seven Stones on the podium. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Team Vacansoleil

Team Vacansoleil (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Dutch rider Wouter Mol (Vacansoleil) took second place today.

Dutch rider Wouter Mol (Vacansoleil) took second place today. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Huge crowds were at the start in Ahlen.

Huge crowds were at the start in Ahlen. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Theo Bos (Rabobank)

Theo Bos (Rabobank) (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Theo Bos appears nervous before the start.

Theo Bos appears nervous before the start. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Team Rabobank

Team Rabobank (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Linus Gerdeman (Milram) giving an interview before the start.

Linus Gerdeman (Milram) giving an interview before the start. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Koen de Kort

Koen de Kort (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Cervelo were cheery this morning.

Cervelo were cheery this morning. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Cervelo TestTeam get ready to go.

Cervelo TestTeam get ready to go. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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German Champion Martin Reimer (Cervelo TestTeam)

German Champion Martin Reimer (Cervelo TestTeam) (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Martin Reimer (Cervelo TestTeam)

Martin Reimer (Cervelo TestTeam) (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Presents for the birthday boy

Presents for the birthday boy (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Sebastian Lang

Sebastian Lang (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Staf Scheirlinckx

Staf Scheirlinckx (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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German Sebastian Lang

German Sebastian Lang (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Servais Knaven (Milram)

Servais Knaven (Milram) (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Niki Terpstra of Milram.

Niki Terpstra of Milram. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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The riders from Saxo Bank were in a good mood before the start.

The riders from Saxo Bank were in a good mood before the start. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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A very concentrated Linus Gerdemann (Milram).

A very concentrated Linus Gerdemann (Milram). (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Fabian Wegemann (Milram) looking forward to the race in his hometown of Münster.

Fabian Wegemann (Milram) looking forward to the race in his hometown of Münster. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Columbia-HTC's André Greipel.

Columbia-HTC's André Greipel. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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German comedian Enrico Muax.

German comedian Enrico Muax. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Münster is ready for the race

Münster is ready for the race (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Riders waiting for the start in Ahlen.

Riders waiting for the start in Ahlen. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Only a few minutes before the race starts.

Only a few minutes before the race starts. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Wouter Mol (Vacansoleil)

Wouter Mol (Vacansoleil) (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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The victors: Wouter Mol (2nd, Vacansoleil), Aleksej Saramontins (1st, Designa Kokken) and Thierry Huppond (3rd, Skil-Shimano).

The victors: Wouter Mol (2nd, Vacansoleil), Aleksej Saramontins (1st, Designa Kokken) and Thierry Huppond (3rd, Skil-Shimano). (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Winner Aleksej Saramontins from Latvia

Winner Aleksej Saramontins from Latvia (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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Fabian Wegemann (Milram)

Fabian Wegemann (Milram) (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)
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A proud Aleksej Saramontins.

A proud Aleksej Saramontins. (Image credit: www.allaboutcycling.de)

Full results
1Aleksejs Saramotins (Lat) Team Designa Køkken4:33:40
2Wouter Mol (Ned) Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team0:00:06
3Thierry Hupont (Fra) Skil-Shimano
4Dirk Müller (Ger) Team Nutrixxion Sparkasse
5Jean Zen (Fra) Palmans Cras
6Andre Greipel (Ger) Team Columbia-HTC0:00:08
7Kristof Goddaert (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Mercator0:00:09
8Kenny Van Hummel (Ned) Skil-Shimano
9Eric Baumann (Ger) Team Nutrixxion Sparkasse
10Jempy Drucker (Lux) Continental Team Differdange
11Dieter Cappelle (Bel) Palmans Cras
12Sjef De Wilde (Bel) Palmans Cras
13Stijn Neirynck (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Mercator
14Rene Weissinger (Ger) Vorarlberg - Corratec
15Marc Hester (Den) Team Designa Køkken
16Tim Mertens (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Mercator
17Martin Reimer (Ger) Cervelo TestTeam
18Andreas Stauff (Ger) Team Kuota - Indeland
19Jonas Schmeiser (Ger) Heizomat Mapei
20Job Vissers (Ned) Skil-Shimano
21Gerald Ciolek (Ger) Team Milram
22Mitja Schlüter (Ger) Team Nutrixxion Sparkasse
23Daniel Musiol (Ger) Vorarlberg - Corratec
24Sebastian Lang (Ger) Silence-Lotto
25Alexander Schmitt (Ger) Team Seven Stones
26Roger Kluge (Ger) LKT Team - Brandenburg
27Nikola Aistrup (Den) Team Capinordic
28Fumicuki Beppu (Jpn) Skil-Shimano
29Matti Breschel (Den) Team Saxo Bank
30Fabian Wegmann (Ger) Team Milram
31Timothy Vangheel (Bel) Palmans Cras
32Theo Bos (Ned) Rabobank Continental
33David Hesselbarth (Ger) Heizomat Mapei
34Michael Franzl (Ger) Heizomat Mapei
35Bobbie Traksel (Ned) Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team
36Jens Erik Madsen (Den) Team Capinordic
37Anders Lund (Nor) Team Saxo Bank
38Dennis Pohl (Ger) Team Kuota - Indeland
39Johim Ariesen (Ned) Cycling Team Jo Piels
40Micha Glowatzki (Ger) Team Seven Stones
41Reto Hollenstein (Swi) Vorarlberg - Corratec
42Koen De Kort (Ned) Skil-Shimano
43Markus Eichler (Ger) Team Milram
44Bastian Giling (Ned) Team Designa Køkken
45Jasper Ockeloen (Ned) Rabobank Continental
46Andreas Dietziker (Swi) Vorarlberg - Corratec
47Julian Kern (Ger) Team Seven Stones
48Marco Brus (Ned) Cycling Team Jo Piels
49Tom Vanbecelaere (Bel) Palmans Cras
50Frank Dressler (Ger) Continental Team Differdange
51Max Jenkins (USA) Glud & Marstrand Horsens
52Christopher Juul (Den) Glud & Marstrand Horsens
53Arnoud Van Groen (Ned) Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team
54Wouter Poels (Ned) Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team
55Steve Houanard (Fra) Skil-Shimano
56Jurgen Francois (Bel) Palmans Cras
57Florian Volk (Ger) Heizomat Mapei
58Bart Dockx (Bel) Silence-Lotto
59Preben Van Hecke (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Mercator
60Ramon Sinkeldam (Ned) Rabobank Continental
61Alexander Grad (Ger) Team Kuota - Indeland
62Laurent Didier (Lux) Team Designa Køkken
63Johannes Heider (Ger) LKT Team - Brandenburg
64Thomas Riber Sellebjerg (Den) Team Capinordic
65Frederik Veuchelen (Bel) Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team
66René Joergensen (Den) Team Designa Køkken
67Ingmar Dassler (Ger) LKT Team - Brandenburg
68Michiel Elijzen (Ned) Silence-Lotto
69Robert Retschke (Ger) Continental Team Differdange
70Sergej Fuchs (Ger) Rabobank Continental
71Bart Vanheule (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Mercator
72Linus Gerdemann (Ger) Team Milram
73Gregory Henderson (NZl) Team Columbia-HTC
74Thom Van Dulmen (Ned) Cycling Team Jo Piels
75Dan Westmattelmann (Ger) Team Seven Stones
76Stijn Joseph (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Mercator
77Marcel Wyss (Swi) Cervelo TestTeam
78Martin Mortensen (Den) Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team
79Jonas Ljungblad (Swe) Silence-Lotto
80Geert Omloop (Bel) Palmans Cras
81Johan Coenen (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Mercator
82Simon Geschke (Ger) Skil-Shimano
83Joost Van Leijen (Ned) Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team
84Serge Pauwels (Bel) Cervelo TestTeam
85Boy Van Poppel (Ned) Rabobank Continental
86Niki Terpstra (Ned) Team Milram
87Robert Bartko (Ger) LKT Team - Brandenburg0:00:23
88Yukihiro Doi (Jpn) Skil-Shimano0:00:25
89Karsten Kroon (Ned) Team Saxo Bank
90Grischa Janorschke (Ger) Team Nutrixxion Sparkasse0:00:29
91Kenny De Haes (Bel) Silence-Lotto0:00:33
92Joaquin Novoa Méndez (Spa) Cervelo TestTeam0:00:55
93Björn Leukemans (Bel) Vacansoleil Pro Cycling Team
94Christopher Stevenson (Swe) Team Capinordic
95Felix Dehmel (Ger) LKT Team - Brandenburg
96Michael Weicht (Ger) LKT Team - Brandenburg
97Christoph Sokoll (Aut) Vorarlberg - Corratec
98Michael Kurth (Ger) Team Kuota - Indeland
99Ricky Eno Joergensen (Den) Glud & Marstrand Horsens
100Kasper Linde (Den) Glud & Marstrand Horsens
101Dan Fleeman (GBr) Cervelo TestTeam
102Martin Pedersen (Den) Team Capinordic
103Alexander Nordhoff (Ger) Team Seven Stones
104Kurt-Asle Arversen (Nor) Team Saxo Bank
105Pascal Hungerbühler (Swi) Vorarlberg - Corratec
106Rene Obst (Ger) Team Nutrixxion Sparkasse
107Thomas Guldhammer (Den) Team Capinordic
108Tim Klessa (Ger) Team Kuota - Indeland
109Vicente Reynes Mimo (Spa) Team Columbia-HTC
110Gert Dockx (Bel) Team Columbia-HTC
111Servais Knaven (Ned) Team Milram
112Rik Kavsek (Ned) Cycling Team Jo Piels
113Josef Benetseder (Aut) Vorarlberg - Corratec
114Tom Criel (Bel) Topsport Vlaanderen - Mercator
115Jelle Posthuma (Ned) Cycling Team Jo Piels0:01:04
116Michael Barry (Can) Team Columbia-HTC0:01:12
117Tejay Van Garderen (USA) Rabobank Continental
118Dennis Van Winden (Ned) Rabobank Continental
119Ingnatas Konovalovas (Ltu) Cervelo TestTeam
120Jonas Aaen Jörgensen (Den) Team Capinordic
121Adriaan Helmantel (Ned) Cycling Team Jo Piels
122Marcel Sieberg (Ger) Team Columbia-HTC0:03:00
123Henrik Albinus (Ger) Team Seven Stones0:04:34
124Mats Boeve (Ned) Rabobank Continental
DNFBernhard Eisel (Aut) Team Columbia-HTC
DNFThomas Fothen (Ger) Team Milram
DNFDominik Roels (Ger) Team Milram
DNFLasse Bochmann (Den) Team Saxo Bank
DNFJelle Vanendert (Bel) Silence-Lotto
DNFStaf Scheirlinckx (Bel) Silence-Lotto
DNFTom Stubbe (Bel) Silence-Lotto
DNFPhilip Deignan (Irl) Cervelo TestTeam
DNFAlexander Gottfried (Ger) Team Kuota - Indeland
DNFOliver Johr (Ger) Team Kuota - Indeland
DNFPatrick Bercz (Ger) Team Seven Stones
DNFChristopher Roth (Ger) Team Seven Stones
DNFFlorian Frohn (Ger) Heizomat Mapei
DNFPatrick Schachtner (Ger) Team Nutrixxion Sparkasse
DNFAndrea Schillinger (Ger) Team Nutrixxion Sparkasse
DNFMarco Bos (Ned) Cycling Team Jo Piels
DNFMathias Jakobsen (Den) Glud & Marstrand Horsens
DNFMorten Kruse Brink (Den) Team Designa Køkken
DNFDominik Eberle (Ger) Continental Team Differdange
DNFCyrille Heymans (Lux) Continental Team Differdange
DNSSebastian Siedler (Ger) Vorarlberg - Corratec

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