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Baltic States National Championships - CN

Estonia, June 28- July 1, 2001

2000 Results

Schedule

  • Day 1 - June 28: Estonian time trial championships
  • Day 2 - July 1: Baltic road race championships (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania)
  • Day 3 - July 2: Latvian, Lithuanian Time Trial

Day 1 - June 28: Estonian time trial championships, Otepää

Results - 30 km

1 Jaan Kirsipuu (Ag2r-Prévoyance)      38.44
2 Markku Ainsalu                        1.43
3 Andre Aduson                          1.45
4 Margus Salumets                       1.53
5 Tarmo Raudsepp                        2.06
6 Sigvard Kukk                          2.42
7 Oskari Kargu                          2.46
8 Allan Oras                            2.53
9 Innar Mändoja (Ag2r-Prévoyance)       3.10
10 Janno Aksin                          3.36

Day 2 - July 1: Baltic road race championships (Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania)

Rumsas, Tombak, and Reiss Baltic champions

By Arturs Vaiders

The men's road race was held in Riga, in the Mezaparks recreation area. It was 22 laps of a 9.2 km course, rather flat, but with lot of corners. In the second lap, three riders (Rumsas, Silovs, and Tombak) succesfully broke clear. After few laps Reiss, Belohvosciks caught the leaders. The biggest gap was more than five minutes. Two kilometres from the finish, finish Rumsas attacked for the gold.

Results - 209 km

1 Raimondas Rumsas (Ltu) Fassa Bortolo     4.42.26 (43.06 kmh)
2 Andris Reiss (Lat) Sintofarm                0.11
3 Juris Silovs (Lat) Cofidis                  0.37
4 Raivis Belohvosciks (Lat) Lampre-Daikin 
5 Janek Tombak (Est) Cofidis 
6 Saulius Ruskys (Ltu) Gerolsteiner           4.45
7 Vladimir Smirnov (Ltu) CCC Mat 
8 Jaan Kirsipuu (Est) Ag2r Prévoyance
9 Andrus Aug (Est) Amore & Vita-Beretta
10 Markku Ainsalu (Est)
11 Romans Vainsteins (Lat) Domo-Farm Frites   5.06

Lithuanian championships

1 Raimondas Rumsas (Fassa Bortolo)
2 Saulius Ruskys (Gerolsteiner)
3 Vladimir Smirnov (CCC Mat)

Latvian championships

1 Andris Reiss (Sintofarm)
2 Juris Silovs (Cofidis)
3 Raivis Belohvosciks (Lampre-Daikin)
4 Romans Vainsteins (Domo-Farm Frites)
5 Olegs Melehs
6 Igor Dobrovolskis
7 Armands Baranovskis
8 Rostislavs Stapjaks
9 Guntars Mihailovs
10 Juris Visockis

Estonian championships

1 Janek Tombak (Cofidis)
2 Jaan Kirsipuu (Ag2r-Prevoyance)
3 Andrus Aug (Amore & Vita) 
4 Markku Ainsalu
5 Oskari Kargu
6 Indrek Rannamaa
7 Sigvard Kukk
8 Raivo Maimre
9 Caspar Austa
10 Innar Mändoja (Ag2r-Prevoyance)   

Courtesy of Janno Toots