Team Omega Pharma-QuickStep Wins team time trial world championship
Team Omega Pharma-QuickStep won gold in the 53.2km Elite Men's team time trial of the 2012 UCI Road World Championships earlier today, being the fastest team at both checkpoints and finishing with a time of 1:03.17.
especially since it's a world championship," BMC Racing Team President/General Manager Jim Ochowicz said. "It was something we prepared well for obviously, with the results you saw. But it's a good start to the week for the team. So we have a lot more to look forward to."
The inaugural Women's Team Time Trial World Championships race was won by Team Specialized-Lululemon, which completed the 34 kilometer hilly course in 00:46:31, thereby finishing 24 seconds faster than Team Orica-AIS and 01:59 faster than the Aa Drink-Leontien.Nl Cycling Team, which included former time trial world champion Emma Pooley.