After 130 kilometers of road from Ogden to Salt Lake City, 95º heat, and 915 meters of climbing Christian Vande Velde remains in the leaders jersey at The Tour Of Utah. Garmin-Sharp teammates Tom Danielson and Dave Zabriskie sit in second and third. The stage went to Michael Matthews of Rabobank finishing ahead of Micheal Schär and Brent Bookwalter of BMC.
The break away powered by US National Champion Timmy Duggan climbs Trappers Loop
Garmin-Sharp-Barracude spent the majority of the day on the front of the peloton riding in defense of Vandevelde's overall lead.
A late move by Johann Tschopp (BMC) comes to an end near the ascent of Little Mountain.
Matthews (Rabobank) after a day in the break finished ahead of Schär and Bookwalter (BMC)
yes, it's that hot here in Utah