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Borrajo heads Colavita one-two finish

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Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) takes the win and both he and teammate Luis Amaran show all of us what teamwork is all about.

Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) takes the win and both he and teammate Luis Amaran show all of us what teamwork is all about.
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Riders negotiate a tricky 3rd corner fully aware of the construction near the course.

Riders negotiate a tricky 3rd corner fully aware of the construction near the course.
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An early, but failed breakaway attempt.

An early, but failed breakaway attempt.
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With bike technology changing so rapidly, this rider's Ti (Titanium) tattoo appears a bit dated.

With bike technology changing so rapidly, this rider's Ti (Titanium) tattoo appears a bit dated.
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A new addition to the 2010 course wasn

A new addition to the 2010 course wasn
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The women

The women
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Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom Racing) takes her third Wilmington Grand Prix.

Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom Racing) takes her third Wilmington Grand Prix.
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The break prepares for the final sprint.

The break prepares for the final sprint.
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Without the benefit of a free-lap, Theresa Cliff-Ryan (Colavita) tries to rejoin the break.

Without the benefit of a free-lap, Theresa Cliff-Ryan (Colavita) tries to rejoin the break.
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With the break gone, the rest of the field rested before making a few final efforts.

With the break gone, the rest of the field rested before making a few final efforts.
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Theresa Cliff-Ryan (Colavita), who flatted right after the pit closed, watches as the break that she was in disappears.

Theresa Cliff-Ryan (Colavita), who flatted right after the pit closed, watches as the break that she was in disappears.
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Erica Allar (Team Vera Bradley Foundation) tries to chase down the break.

Erica Allar (Team Vera Bradley Foundation) tries to chase down the break.
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Colavita knew that with Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom Racing) in the break, it was time to react.

Colavita knew that with Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom Racing) in the break, it was time to react.
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After a few fast laps, the field took a moment to recompose.

After a few fast laps, the field took a moment to recompose.
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James Carney leads the field up short but important hill.

James Carney leads the field up short but important hill.
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The newly added hill took an early toll on many.

The newly added hill took an early toll on many.
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Alejandro Borrajo and teammate Luis Romero-Amaran (Team Jamis\Sutter Home) cross the line hand-in-hand.

Alejandro Borrajo and teammate Luis Romero-Amaran (Team Jamis\Sutter Home) cross the line hand-in-hand.
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Bobby Lea (OUCH\Bahati Foundation) looks to see if his effort had any effect on the field.

Bobby Lea (OUCH\Bahati Foundation) looks to see if his effort had any effect on the field.
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Alejandro Borrajo and teammate Luis Romero-Amaran (Team Jamis\Sutter Home) rode the final laps, unthreatened.

Alejandro Borrajo and teammate Luis Romero-Amaran (Team Jamis\Sutter Home) rode the final laps, unthreatened.
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With all of the podium spots up the road, the rest prepare for the field sprint.

With all of the podium spots up the road, the rest prepare for the field sprint.
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Nikolai Masluk (Team Metra) rode very strong in the closing laps.

Nikolai Masluk (Team Metra) rode very strong in the closing laps.
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With two Team Jamis\Sutter Home riders up the road, Jonny Clarke (United Healthcare) and Iggy Silva (Trek-Livestrong) go off in search of the final podium place.

With two Team Jamis\Sutter Home riders up the road, Jonny Clarke (United Healthcare) and Iggy Silva (Trek-Livestrong) go off in search of the final podium place.
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The rain-slicked downhill took its toll on machinery, too.

The rain-slicked downhill took its toll on machinery, too.
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Alejandro Borrajo (Team Jamis\Sutter Home) hits the deck while leading the race with teammate Luis Romero-Amaran.

Alejandro Borrajo (Team Jamis\Sutter Home) hits the deck while leading the race with teammate Luis Romero-Amaran.
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A brief period of rain turned the short downhill into a greased slide.

A brief period of rain turned the short downhill into a greased slide.
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Alejandro Borrajo (Team Jamis\Sutter Home) has a go at breaking things up.

Alejandro Borrajo (Team Jamis\Sutter Home) has a go at breaking things up.
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The filed stayed together for most of the race.

The filed stayed together for most of the race.
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Luis Romero-Amaran

Luis Romero-Amaran
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Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom Racing) bridges up to the break.

Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom Racing) bridges up to the break.
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As the race progressed, serious attempts to get away began to take place.

As the race progressed, serious attempts to get away began to take place.
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Another rider slides on the rain-slicked road, while others unclip to prevent from doing the same.

Another rider slides on the rain-slicked road, while others unclip to prevent from doing the same.
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The men

The men
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Tina Pic appears to be enjoying her new role as directeur sportif.

Tina Pic appears to be enjoying her new role as directeur sportif.
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Colavita riders set out to control the race from the gun.

Colavita riders set out to control the race from the gun.
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Colavita rode an aggressive race but failed to make the podium.

Colavita rode an aggressive race but failed to make the podium.
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Sinead Miller (Peanut Putter & Company) leads the field up a short rise.

Sinead Miller (Peanut Putter & Company) leads the field up a short rise.
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Nicole Vincent-Jordan (Performance Bicycles) punctured and required a new wheel from Sram Support.

Nicole Vincent-Jordan (Performance Bicycles) punctured and required a new wheel from Sram Support.
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Colavita drives the pace.

Colavita drives the pace.
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Gavriel Epstein (CRC/Foundation) gives Luis Amaran (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) a run for his dinero.

Gavriel Epstein (CRC/Foundation) gives Luis Amaran (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) a run for his dinero.
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Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) follows Ivan Dominguez (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) through a tricky turn.

Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) follows Ivan Dominguez (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) through a tricky turn.
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Luca Damiani (Kenda Pro Cycling P/B Geargrinder) ended the day with a fifth place finish.

Luca Damiani (Kenda Pro Cycling P/B Geargrinder) ended the day with a fifth place finish.
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Jermaine Burrowes (CRCA/ Dave Jordan Coaching- Zephyr Graffiti) takes a lap after changing his rear wheel after a flat.

Jermaine Burrowes (CRCA/ Dave Jordan Coaching- Zephyr Graffiti) takes a lap after changing his rear wheel after a flat.
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Clayton Barrows (AXA Equitable Cycling Team/CRCA) checks to see if he has any company before he takes a flyer.

Clayton Barrows (AXA Equitable Cycling Team/CRCA) checks to see if he has any company before he takes a flyer.
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Luis Amaran and Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) start the last lap on a very wet road.

Luis Amaran and Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) start the last lap on a very wet road.
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Looking great on the podium, Kacey Manderfield (Vanderkitten Racing) takes the #2 slot, Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) wins three in a row, and Jennifer Purcell (Team Roosters p/B Edge Composite) finishes in third place.

Looking great on the podium, Kacey Manderfield (Vanderkitten Racing) takes the #2 slot, Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom) wins three in a row, and Jennifer Purcell (Team Roosters p/B Edge Composite) finishes in third place.
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Proving that good things come in threes- Laura Van Gilder (Team Mellow Mushroom Racing) wins the Wilmington Grand Prix for the third straight year. Congrats Laura!

Proving that good things come in threes- Laura Van Gilder (Team Mellow Mushroom Racing) wins the Wilmington Grand Prix for the third straight year. Congrats Laura!
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Laura Van Gilder shifts into high gear.

Laura Van Gilder shifts into high gear.
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The field stayed together for the first few laps under the watchful eye of Team Colavita.

The field stayed together for the first few laps under the watchful eye of Team Colavita.
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Five riders thought this break looked promising- but they were quickly reeled back in.

Five riders thought this break looked promising- but they were quickly reeled back in.
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Team Colavita's Cath Cheatley and Shontell Gauthier "sandwich" Laura Van Gilder from Mellow Mushroom.

Team Colavita's Cath Cheatley and Shontell Gauthier "sandwich" Laura Van Gilder from Mellow Mushroom.
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Jennifer Purcell (Team Roosters P/B Edge Composite Wheels) takes her turn with the Van Gilder sandwich - with Colavita bringing up the rear.

Jennifer Purcell (Team Roosters P/B Edge Composite Wheels) takes her turn with the Van Gilder sandwich - with Colavita bringing up the rear.
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Laura Van Gilder makes her move and swoops the amazed Purcell.

Laura Van Gilder makes her move and swoops the amazed Purcell.
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Cath Cheatley certainly can't be faulted as her form today was excellent.

Cath Cheatley certainly can't be faulted as her form today was excellent.
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Samantha Schneider writes the book on "eating on the fly" rounding a corner as she carbo-loads!

Samantha Schneider writes the book on "eating on the fly" rounding a corner as she carbo-loads!
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Kacey Manderfield (Vanderkitten Racing) corners like a Formula One driver- all that track racing is paying off.

Kacey Manderfield (Vanderkitten Racing) corners like a Formula One driver- all that track racing is paying off.
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Men's podium (l-r): Luis Amaran (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita), Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) and Jonathan Clarke (Unitedhealthcare Presented By Maxxis).

Men's podium (l-r): Luis Amaran (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita), Alejandro Borrajo (Jamis-Sutter Home presented by Colavita) and Jonathan Clarke (Unitedhealthcare Presented By Maxxis).
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Elite men
1Alejandro Borrajo (Colavita Sutter Home p/b Cooking Light)
2Luis Alberto Romero Amaran (Colavita Sutter Home p/b Cooking Light)
3Jonathan Clarke (Unitedhealthcare Presented By Maxxis)
4Ignacio (Iggy) Silva (Trek-Livestrong)
5Luca Damiani (Kenda Pro Cycling p/b Geargrinder)
6Shane Kline (Bissell Pro Cycling)
7Cheyne Hoag (Kelly Benefit Strategies)
8Adam Myerson (Team Mountain Khakis F/B Jittery Joes)
9Jamie Kimberley (Kelly Benefit Strategies/LSV Amateur Racing)
10Jason Meidhof (Clean Currents p/b Don Beyer Volvo)
11Jerome Townsend (BikeReg.com / Cannondale)
12James Driscoll (Jamis-Sutter Home p/b Colavita)
13Robert (Bobby) Lea (OUCH/Bahati Foundation)
14Charles Hutcheson (Battley Harley-Davidson/Sonoma Restaurant/Teaism)
15Brian Butts (Battley Harley-Davidson/Sonoma Restaurant/Teaism)
16Robert Sweeting (Team Globalbike)
17Luke Keough (CLNoonan/BayHillCapital p/b CornerCycle)
18Jermaine Burrowes (CRCA / Dave Jordan Coaching - Zephyr Graffiti)
19Craig Dodson (Richmond Pro Cycling)
20Daniel Zmolik (AXA Equitable Cycling Team/CRCA)
21Chad Burdzilauskas (Kenda Pro Cycling p/b Geargrinder)
22Neil Bezdek (Team Mountain Khakis F/B Jittery Joes)
23Joshua Dillon (BikeReg.com / Cannondale)
24Roman Kilun (Unitedhealthcare Presented By Maxxis)
25Michael Chauner (Pelotonia Cycling)
26Gavriel Epstein (CRCA/Foundation)
27Keck Baker (Battley Harley-Davidson/Sonoma Restaurant/Teaism)
28Jared Nieters (Haymarket Bicycles/HomeVisit)
29Jared Bunde (GS Mengoni USA)
30Aidan Charles (CCNS 'Aei Charlescoaching.com)
31Todd Hesel (Kelly Benefit Strategies/LSV Amateur Racing)
32Austin Roach (MetLife p/b groSolar)
33Matthew Spohn (Richmond Pro Cycling)
34Ryan DeWald (MainLine - BiKyle/MazurCoaching.com)
35Adam Farabaugh (MainLine - BiKyle/MazurCoaching.com)
36David Guttenplan (Team Mountain Khakis F/B Jittery Joes)
37Igor Volshteyn (Champion System Racing)
38David Bozak (Clean Currents p/b Don Beyer Volvo)
39Frank Travieso (Jamis-Sutter Home p/b Colavita)
40Dave Fuentes (Battley Harley-Davidson/Sonoma Restaurant/Teaism)
41Sean Barrie (Battley Harley-Davidson/Sonoma Restaurant/Teaism)
42Jacob Mueller (Kelly Benefit Strategies/LSV Amateur Racing)
43Isaac Howe (Team Mountain Khakis F/B Jittery Joes)
44Wilson Vasquez (GS Mengoni USA)

Elite women
1Laura Van Gilder (Mellow Mushroom Racing)
2Kacey Manderfield (Vanderkitten Racing)
3Jennifer Purcell (Roosters P/B Edge Composite Wheels)
4Sinead Miller (Peanut Butter & Co./Twenty12)
5Cath Cheatley (Colavita/Baci presented by Cooking Light)
6Kate Veronneau (Kutztown Cutters)
7Kimberly Geist (Team Alliance Environmental)
8Anna McLoon (Team Kenda)
9Kelly Benjamin (Colavita/Baci presented by Cooking Light)
10Sarah Caravella (Team CARD)
11Theresa Cliff-Ryan (Colavita/Baci presented by Cooking Light)
12Nichole Wangsgard (Roosters p/b Edge Composite Wheels)
13Emma Petersen (7thgroove/RE:FORM Body Clinic)
14Carrie Cash Wootten (Team Vera Bradley Foundation)
15Samantha Schneider (Team TIBCO)
16Anna Barensfeld (LadiesFirst Racing)
17Amy McGuire (Wheelworks Racing)
18Erica Allar (BMW-Bianchi)
19Allison Lampi (7thgroove/RE:FORM Body Clinic)
20Cassandra King (Amoroso's Cycling Team/Tri-State Velo)
21Jenette Williams (Team CARD)
22Kathleen Billington (BMW Bianchi)
23James MacLean
24Mary Costelloe (Verducci)
25Amanda Watson (Fruit 66/Artemis)
26Erin Silliman (Fruit 66/Artemis)
27Leslie Jennings
28Nicole Vincent Jordan (Performance Bicycle Racing)
29Heidi Goldberg (Team Kenda)
30Silke Wunderwald (Team Kenda)
31Shontell Gauthier (Colavita/Baci presented by Cooking Light)

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