Dwars door de Westhoek - Race Overview

Swedish champion Emma Johansson put in strong performance in today’s Dwars door de Westhoek one-day race, winning the mountain classification and finishing tenth overall.

Elise Delzenne (Velocio-SRAM) took the victory with a solo effort. 

Johansson took the lead in the peloton in pursuit of Elise Delzenne, who spent over an hour at the front on her own. Despite the efforts of Johansson and the peloton to close the gap, they couldn't close the gap. Second place went to Jolien D’Hoore (Wiggle Honda Pro Cycling) and third place to Tiffany Cromwell (Velocio-SRAM) 

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Elisa Delzenne (FRA) - Velocio-SRAM 3:29:38
2 Jolien D'hoore (BEL) - Wiggle Honda Pro Cycling 0:30
3 Tiffany Cromwell (AUS) - Velocio-SRAM 0:30
4 Kirsten Wild (NED) - Hitec Products 0:30
5 Elena Cecchini (ITA) - Lotto Soudal Ladies 0:30
6 Maria Giulia Confalonieri (ITA) - Ale Cipollini 0:30
7 Shelley Olds (USA) - Bigla Pro Cycling Team 0:30
8 Christine Majerus (LUX) - Boels - Dolmans Cycling Team 0:30
9 Lucy Garner (USA) - Team Liv-Plantur 0:30
10 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS 0:30
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
10 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS 0:30
66 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:48
68 Alexandra Manly (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:48
89 Loes Gunnewijk (NED) - ORICA-AIS 0:48
90 Melissa Hosins (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:48