Energiewacht Tour
Stage 4b: Tijdrit (ITT) - Stage Details

Stage four of the Energiewacht Tour was split into two stages, a short road race in the morning followed by an individual time trial later in the afternoon. ORICA-AIS had solid rides to finish in the top five on both stages.

 In the afternoon's time trial event ORICA-AIS dominated after impressive rides from Annemiek Van VleutenTayler Wiles and Katrin Garfoot, holding the top three podium spots right until the final moment.

Van Vleuten finished the race against the clock in second place beaten only by Ellen Van Dijk (Boels-Dolmans). Sport director Gene Bates applauded the team's performances throughout the day.

"This afternoon was fantastic by all three girls and also Gracie had a really good ride," Bates continued. "We are absolutely wrapped. It would be nice to get the win, we are so close and I'm not sure what we have to do to get it now."

Read the full report here.


Place Rider/Team Time
1 Eleonora Van Dijk (NED) - Boels Dolmans Cyclingteam 0:17:45
2 Annemiek Van Vleuten (NED) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:22
3 Lisa Brennauer (GER) - Canyon SRAM Racing 0:00:47
4 Tayler Wiles (USA) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:56
5 Katrin Garfoot (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:59
6 Roxane Knetemann (NED) - Rabo Liv Women Cycling Team 0:01:01
7 Allie Dragoo (USA) - National Team U.S.A. 0:01:01
8 Amy Pieters (NED) - Wiggle High5 0:01:03
9 Linda Melanie Villumsen (NZL) - UnitedHealthcare Professional Cycling Team 0:01:03
10 Elena Cecchini (Ita) - Canyon SRAM Racing 0:01:05
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
2 Annemiek Van Vleuten (NED) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:22
4 Tayler Wiles (USA) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:56
5 Katrin Garfoot (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:59
14 Gracie Elvin (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:01:23
53 Loren Rowney (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:02:45
79 Rachel Neylan (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:03:27