French Domination in Germany!
Pierre-Alexandre Renet ( Factory Husaberg ) leads by 2 minutes followed by his 3 team-mates.
Meanwhile, back in the real world our Seamie remains clean on time and improves a place to 54th of 97.
After 7 or 8 hours riding all manner of terrain you then have to maintain your bike, filters, tyres, brake pads.....
You can sign up with bigger teams that will help at the fuel stops - see the British Teams clearly identifiable gerry cans.
Hump Day tomorrow