After the 2nd stage of the Tour of Romandie Launceston's Ritchie Porte has improved his position to 109th in a field of 156. Porte finished in the main bunch (20th) after some testing climbs. With a time trial and more mountains over the next few days Porte should continue to improve his position.
Peter Sagan a young slovakian rider from the liquigas team leads the overall with Australia's Michael Rogers 12 sec adrift in 4th.
6.5km of walk/run this morning on the trail. 25minutes of easy running done. Achilles improving.
Lives with wife Anna and Charli the golden retriever on the banks of the Tamar River. Runs, swims or cycles most days. Agrees with Roy and HG that too much sport is never enough. Fascinated and appalled by the cosy and bent world of Tasmanian politics