Giro d'Italia Internazionale Femminile
Stage 1: Santa Maria a Vico - Santa Maria a Vico - Stage Details

It was a tough day on the road for ORICA-AIS in the first road stage of the Giro d'Italia Internazionale Femminile with crashes and punctures playing havoc with the team’s general classification ambitions.

In what was an animated day of racing, the team suffered two crashes, including one involving Shara Gillow who was gunning for an overall result. 

“Unfortunately we had a bit of a shocker of a day,” sport director Gene Bates said.

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Marianne Vos (NED) - Rabobank-Liv Womens Cycling Team 2:42:03
2 Elisa Longo Borghini (ITA) - Hitec Products 0:04
3 Pauline Ferrand-Prevot (FRA) - Rabobank-Liv Womens Cycling Team 0:05
4 Claudia Lichtenberg (GER) - Team Giant-Shimano 1:20
5 Megan Guarnier (USA) - Boels - Dolmans Cycling Team ST
6 Anna Van Der Breggen (NED) - Rabobank-Liv Womens Cycling Team ST
7 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS ST
8 Ashleigh Moolman Pasio (RSA) - Hitec Products ST
9 Mara Abbott (USA) - UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling Women's Team 1:24
10 Audrey Cordon (FRA) - Hitec Products ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
7 Emma Johansson (SWE) - ORICA-AIS ST
41 Valentina Scandolara (ITA) - ORICA-AIS 9:02
58 Jessie MaClean (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 12:44
59 Katrin Barfoot (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
68 Melissa Hoskins (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
90 Loes Gunnewijk (NED) - ORICA-AIS 14:40
94 Shara Gillow (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
97 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 15:15