Tour of Great Britain - Race Overview


ORICA-GreenEDGE closes out Tour of Britain with a stage win courtesy of Leigh Howard, his first of the 2012 season, and several lesser stage podium places. Howard finished fourth overall in his first attempt to ride for the general classification and wore the leader’s jersey for two days. Jack Bobridge added to the excitement earning most aggressive rider on stage two.

The team lost Brett Lancaster to a crash during stage five. He required 11 stitches to a large laceration on his leg just below the knee. 

"I think we did a bloody fantastic job with the small team we had here." - Leigh Howard