14 Oct 2008

McCauley best placed NZ on Herald Sun tour

7:03 am on 14 October 2008

Gordon McCauley is the best placed New Zealander in 7th place after the first stage proper of the Hearld Sun cycle tour in Victoria.

The field finished in a bunch after the 130km ride in very tough windy conditions which saw a number of riders pull out, including New Zealand's Greg Henderson.

Australian Mathew Goss leads the Tour.

The New Zealand team is in 13th place.