Wednesday, October 24, 2012. Felt Bicycles, Irvine, California. United States.
(Danzhou, Hainan Island, China) –
Felt sponsored Argos-Shimano Team rider, 23 year old Ramon Sinkeldam of the Netherlands has won the 207.8 km stage 5 of the 2012 Tour of Hainan from Chengmai to Danzhou on the Southern Chinese island of Hainan.
Sinkeldam won the long stage in a flat finish field sprint that was hotly contested in a time of 5:09:04.
“I am very happy with the result… my team was very, very perfect in the last phase.” Sinkeldam told the Chinese Xinhuanet news agency.
The Tour of Hainan is a 9 stage race in Southern China that concludes with Stage 9 on Sunday, October 28 in Sanya, China.