Jonathan Hivert was the wolverine of service in the French Round of the Haut Var (2.1). After a win in the openingsetappe wrote the Frenchman from Direct Energy also the second stage and the final standings on his name.
After 188 miles, with lots of hills along the way was the arrival of the second stage in the Tour of the Haut Var in the top of a slope. Direct Energy conducted behind the back of four early escapees in the service of leader Jonathan Hivert of the stage, but also Ag2r allowed himself to notice.
In the last half hour of the match went six better riders to the front. FDJ had with Thibaut Pinot, Rudy Molard and Valentin Madouas three riders in the front, and further sheaves also Alexis Vuillermoz, Mauro Finetto and Hivert. On the Italian Finetto after an exclusive French club of so. Molard, and Vuillermoz shared a few stings, but Hivert checked on his own and came first across the finish line in Flayosc.
Vuillermoz and Molard, were both in the journey as in the final score respectively second and third behind the 32-year-old Hivert. Best Belgian Maxime Vantomme was eleventh in the final stage and sixteenth in the final standings.