Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic - Women
Criterium 4: Williamstown - Stage Details

Victorian Lizzie Williams has secured third overall in her first outing for ORICA-AIS, impressing at the Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic that wrapped up today in Williamstown.

Teammate Australian road champion Gracie Elvin contested for honours on the final day, finishing 4th in a diminished bunch sprint.

Williams, who returned to competitive racing last year after a ten-year hiatus, enjoyed her first race with the ORICA-AIS team and is excited about the development still to come.

“It’s been a steep learning curve for me, but it’s fantastic for me in my first time racing as a team,” Williams said.

Read the full report here.

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Giorgia Bronzini (ITA) - Wiggle Down Under 0:45:02
2 Kimberley Wells (AUS) - Roxsolt ST
3 Chloe Hosking (AUS) - Wiggle Down Under ST
4 Gracie Elvin (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
5 Lizzie Williams (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
6 Lauren Kitchen (AUS) - Roxsolt ST
7 Emilly Collins (NZL) - SUVELO Racing ST
8 Racquel Sheath (AUS) - Holden Women's Cycling ST
9 Miranda Griffiths (AUS) - Holden Women's Cycling ST
10 Verita Stewart (AUS) - Specialized Securitor ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
4 Gracie Elvin (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
5 Lizzie Williams (AUS) - ORICA-AIS ST
13 Amanda Spratt (AUS) - ORICA-AIS 0:05
15 Loes Gunnewijk (NED) - ORICA-AIS 0:06