Ladies Tour of Norway - Race Overview

Emma Johansson has finished fifth on the second and final stage of the Ladies Tour of Norway this afternoon.

The Swedish champion entered the final circuit amongst a lead group of eight riders including teammate Valentina Scandolara and race leader Anna Van der Breggen.

Rabobank’s Marianne Vos took out the stage, whilst teammate Van der Breggen held onto the overall victory.  Johansson was ORICA-AIS’ highest overall finisher in sixth.

“Emma attacked on the last lap of the final circuit, she got caught and then the sprint opened up,’ sport director Gene Bates explained.

Read the full final report here.

General Classification

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Anna Van der Breggen (NED) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 5:38:11
2 Marianne Vos (NED) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 0:38
3 Katarzyna Niewiadoma (POL) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 0:45
4 Rossella Ratto (ITA) - Estado De Mexico Faren 0:54
5 Tiffany Cromwell (AUS) - Specialized - Lululemon 1:02
6 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS 1:02
7 Valentina Scandolara (ITA) - ORICA-AIS 1:13
8 Roxanne Knetemann (NED) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 1:15
9 Annemiek Van Vleuten (NED) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 1:34
10 Thalita De Jong (NED) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 2:38
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
6 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS 1:02
7 Valentina Scandolara (ITA) - ORICA-AIS 1:13
14 Melissa Hoskins (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 2:43
17 Jessie MacLean (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 2:46
21 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 2:57