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Scottsdale man wins 3rd straight El Tour de Tucson

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Lead riders in the 2012 El Tour de Tucson have crossed the finish line at Armory Park in Downtown Tucson.

The 111-mile ride began at 7:00 a.m. Saturday.

The lead group crossed the finish line at approximately 11:10 a.m.. Though, many roads will remain closed throughout the day, as officers from several local agencies work to keep the riders safe.

This year's 1st Place finisher was Eric Marcotte, 32. It marks the third straight El Tour victory for the Scottsdale chiropractor. He finished the 111-mile ride in 4 hours 13 minutes and 28.29 seconds.

Link for race results.

http://www1.perimeterbicycling.com/el-tour-de-tucson/results/

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