Nathan Earle of Huon Salmon Genesys Wealth Advisors has won the 2nd stage of the NZ Cycle classic.
He went solo with about 20km to go after he attacked his breakaway companions which by this point had been whittled down to 12.
He held on to win by 31seconds and now holds the leaders jersey by 36 seconds from his team mate Ben Dyball.
Nathan has continued his run of form after claiming a superb victory in the final stage of the Jayco Herald Suntour.
Any enquiries can be made to Lion Sports Management