Villumsen wins Tour de l'Aude prologue

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Reigning Danish road and time trial champion Linda Villumsen stormed round a blustery Gruissan to take the prologue of the Tour de l?Aude.

The Columbia Highroad rider averaged over 48kph for the 3.9km course to beat Regina Bruins from Holland by fractions of a second.

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