Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic - Women
Ritchie Boulevard Criterium - Women - Stage Details

Melissa Hoskins sprinted to second place on the opening day of racing at the Mitchelton Bay Cycling Classic. The defending champion finished behind stage winner Kimberly Wells (Specialized Securitors) and ahead of Rochelle Gilmore (Wiggle Honda).

“We wanted a bunch sprint. We put all of our effort into Mel and planned to deliver her to the line. The team was well organized at the finish, but we were upstaged by Kim Wells. She rode an impressive race.” - Sport Director Dave McPartland

Results

Place Rider/Team Time
1 Kimberley Wells (Aus) - Specialized Securitor 21:54:00
2 Melissa Hoskins (Aus) - ORICA-AIS ST
3 Rochelle Gilmore (Aus) - Wiggle Honda ST
4 Kate Finegan (Aus) - Specialized Securitor ST
5 Nicole Whitburn (Aus) - Liv / Giant ST
6 Peta Mullens (Aus) - Anytime Fitness Trek ST
7 Sarah Roy (Aus) - Crino Cycles - Casa & Bottega 0:00:04
8 Loes Gunnewijk (Ned) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:05
9 Jenny Macpherson (Aus) - Liv / Giant 0:00:06
10 Kristy Glover (Aus) - Independent ST
Place Mitchelton-SCOTT Riders Time
2 Melissa Hoskins (Aus) - ORICA-AIS ST
8 Loes Gunnewijk (Ned) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:05
14 Gracie Elvin (Aus) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:08
24 Tiffany Cromwell (Aus) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:18
25 Shara Gillow (Aus) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:21
28 Jessie MacLean (Aus) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:50
29 Amanda Spratt (Aus) - ORICA-AIS 0:00:56