2011 Jayco Herald Sun Tour Photo Highlights

Brisbane born cyclist Nathan Haas (Genesys) aimed to win the white jersey and finished with the U23 white jersey, the green points jersey, the blue sprint jersey and yellow jersey as the overall winner of the 2011 Jayco Herald Sun Tour. Award winning photographer Mark Gunter followed the action and presents the highlights from the five stage event in Victoria which saw Jack Bobridge (Garmin-Cerv?lo) in second and Danish cyclistz Jonas Aen Jorgensen (Saxo Bank-Sungard) in third.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
There were plenty of teams looking for a win on stage 3.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
The riders rode along the Great Ocean Road on a beautiful day.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Skil-Shimano looked most interested in getting a win.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Rhys Pollock concentrates in the bunch.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Marcel Kittel powers to a win on stage 3.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
The peleton climb Arthurs Seat for the first of three times.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Drapac did there best to protect Pollock.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Cam Peterson made a brazen attack on climb number 2.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Cam Peterson giving his all.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Egor Silin attacks on the last climb.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Cameron Meyer leads teammate Jack Bobridge up the climb with Nathan Haas on third wheel.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Egor Silin takes his first ever professional win.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Nathan Haas celebrates riding into the yellow jersey with only one stage to go.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Haas celebrates on the podium.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Nathan Haas in yellow on Lygon Street.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
The peleton stretch out on Lygon Street.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Nathan Haas is a ray of light on Australian cycling.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
The sprint for the line.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Marcel Kittel was to strong on Lygon Street.

2011 Herald Sun Tour
Haas holds aloft the Herald Sun Tour trophy



About The Author

has won the Cycling Australia Photographer of the Year for four of the past eight years and his photos regularly appear throughout international press. He regularly posts his photos online: Mark Gunter Facebook page.

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