Tour de Suisse
Stage 7: Meilen - La Punt - Stage Details

Cameron Meyer exceeded expectations on the queen stage of the Tour de Suisse. The Western Australian started the day in tenth overall. He finished in fifth place on stage seven, 22” behind stage winner Rui Costa (Movistar) and jumped up to eighth overall. With two days left in the eight day Swiss Tour, Meyer is 1’42 behind race leader Mathias Frank (BMC).

“Today went better than expected. The team effort was fantastic to help me achieve the best result I’ve ever had on a mountain stage and move up on the overall. I’m really happy with my ride.” - Cam Meyer

“It was a super effort. Cam scrambled over the climb better than we thought he would. He went over the top with the race leader and came across as best of the rest to take his small group sprint.” - Sport Director Matt White

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Rui Alberto Faria da Costa (Por) - Movistar Team 5:11:08
2 Bauke Mollema (Ned) - Blanco Pro Cycling Team ST
3 Tejay van Garderen (USA) - BMC Racing Team ST
4 Thibaut Pinot (Fra) - FDJ 0:00:09
5 Cameron Meyer (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:22
6 Daniel Martin (Irl) - Garmin-Sharp ST
7 Roman Kreuziger (Cze) - Team Saxo-Tinkoff ST
8 Simon Spilak (Slo) - Katusha ST
9 Mathias Frank (Swi) - BMC Racing Team ST
10 Joseph Lloyd Dombrowski (USA) - Sky Procycling ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
5 Cameron Meyer (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:00:22
71 Michael Albasini (Swi) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:16:50
74 Daryl Impey (RSA) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
121 Baden Cooke (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE 0:28:36
122 Sam Bewley (NZl) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
124 Stuart O'Grady (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
127 Matt Goss (Aus) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST
141 Aidis Kruopis (Ltu) - ORICA-GreenEDGE ST