American Levi Leipheimer (Omega Pharma-QuickStep) out-climbed the field on the final day of the Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah to win Stage Six presented by UnitedHealthcare in three hours, six minutes and 54 seconds. And with a fourth place finish on today’s 76.7-mile (123.5-kilometer) stage in Park City, Swiss rider Johann Tschopp of BMC Racing Team, secured the overall General Classification victory at the 2012 Larry H. Miller Tour of Utah.
Tschopp raced a tactically precise race on the final day of the six-day stage race to defend the Larry H. Miller Dealerships Overall Leader’s jersey that he won on Saturday on the Queen Stage climb to Snowbird Ski and Summer Resort. His overall time for the Tour was 21:26:32. RadioShack-Nissan-Trek’s Matthew Busche (USA) was second overall on G.C., 43 seconds behind Tschopp. Team NetApp’s Leopold Koenig (Czech Republic) placed third, 49 seconds off the pace.