In just his second attempt at the world's biggest race, Adam Yates today became the first British rider to win the best young rider classification at the Tour de France.
Former Australian criterium champion Sarah Roy avoided the crashes on the Champs Elysees to finish in 15th place today for ORICA-AIS in La Course by Le Tour de France.
Adam Yates is set to become the first Briton to wear the white jersey of the Tour de France and take it all the way to Paris after another strong performance for ORICA-BikeExchange on stage 20 saw the 23-year-old seal fourth place overall.
A wet and difficult stage 19 of the Tour de France saw white jersey Adam Yates cross the line in 13th place for ORICA-BikeExchange, moving to fourth on the general classification after fighting hard through an attack and crash-marred finale.
Adam Yates produced another strong performance for ORICA-BikeExchange on stage 18 of the Tour de France today, finishing 16th in the individual time trial to retain third on general classification and the lead of the best young rider category.
Former world championship medallist, Rachel Neylan continued ORICA-AIS' string of top results by sprinting to fourth place on today's final stage at Thuringen Rundfahrt.
ORICA-BikeExchange take a young and compact squad to Spain for the mountainous one day race Prueba Villafranca-Ordiziako Klasika next week, with the aim of building on last year's three top ten placings.
Australian champion Amanda Spratt had an impressive ride today on the penultimate stage of Thüringen Rundfahrt to claim the stage victory for ORICA-AIS.
Tour de France white jersey Adam Yates fought brilliantly on the tough summit finish of stage 17 today, gaining some time on his rivals and retaining third place on the general classification for ORICA-BikeExchange.
After producing consistent results throughout the previous month, ORICA-AIS head to Paris this weekend ready for the challenge in the third edition of La course by Le Tour de France.