Euskal Emakumeen Bira - Race Overview

Swedish champion Emma Johansson has wrapped up a successful Euskal Emakumeen Bira winning the final stage, her second for the Tour, today.

Johansson narrowly edged out overall winner Katarzyna Niewiadoma (Rabobank-Liv Woman’s Cycling Team) for final spoils to finish the five-day race with two wins, third overall and as the winner of the points classification.

ORICA-AIS also boasted Katrin Garfoot (5th) and Amanda Spratt (9th) in the top ten overall, four stage podium places and the overall best team classification.

“It’s really nice after a hard spring to come here for six days of racing and come home with three victories,” Johansson said of her success at Euskal Emakumeen Bira and Durango-Durango Emakumeen Saria.

Read the full final report here.

General Classification

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Katarzyna Niewiadoma (POL) - Rabobank-Liv Woman Cycling Team 10:44:24
2 Ashleigh Moolman (RSA) - Bigla Pro Cycling Team 0:01
3 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS 0:02
4 Megan Guarnier (USA) - Boels - Dolmans Cycling Team 0:00
5 Katrin Garfoot (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:40
6 Tetyana Riabchenko (UKR) - Inpa Sottoli Giusfredi 1:31
7 Annemiek Van Vleuten (NED) - Bigla Pro Cycling Team 1:44
8 Anna Van der Breggen (NED) - Rabobank-Liv Woman Cycling Team 1:59
9 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 2:09
10 Evelyn Stevens (USA) - Boels - Dolmans Cycling Team 2:11
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
3 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS 0:02
5 Katrin Garfoot (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:40
9 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 2:09
30 Valentina Scandolara (ITA) - ORICA-AIS 16:39
31 Lizzie Williams (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 16:41
36 Rachel Neylan (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 18:09