Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic - Women
Criterium 1: Eastern Beach, Geelong - Stage Details

New recruit Lizzie Williams has featured on the podium in her debut race for ORICA-AIS, finishing third in the opening criterium of the Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic this afternoon.

Williams finished behind Chloe Hosking (Wiggle Down Under) and Lauren Kitchen (Roxsolt) from a breakaway of five riders in the first race of 2015.

“I feel really happy that we got the colours up on the podium,” Williams said. “Unfortunately I couldn’t get them on that top step but we have three more days to go.”

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Chloe Hosking (AUS) - Wiggle Down Under 44:52:00
2 Lauren Kitchen (AUS) - Roxsolt ST
3 Lizzie Williams (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
4 Peta Mullins (AUS) - ST
5 Miranda Griffiths (AUS) - Holden Women's Cycling ST
6 Gracie Elvin (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:19
7 Kimberley Wells (AUS) - Roxsolt ST
8 Emily Collins (NZL) - SUVELO Racing ST
9 Giorgia Bronzini (ITA) - Wiggle Down Under ST
10 Kristy Glover (AUS) - Bicycle Superstore ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
3 Lizzie Williams (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
6 Gracie Elvin (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:19
14 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:23
15 Loes Gunnewijk (NED) - ORICA-AIS 0:23