The lead group of about fifteen riders came first:
The next group, containing the race leader, was next a few minutes later, followed by the convoy of support cars:
There was some wind from the east which is why the red BMC team at the front is in a slight "echelon" formation, to shield their race leader in yellow:
Neat to see these riders on the same roads we always use.
Speaking of roads, here's a close-up of "chip seal" on US36. Looks rough!