ORICA-AIS has pulled together a stunning ride to take out the silver medal in the team time trial at the 2014 UCI Road Cycling World Championships in Ponferrada, Spain this morning.
The outfit rode the 36.15km course to perfection, the result a culmination of training camps and recce rides in preparation for one of the season’s biggest focuses.
The six women team, including Amanda Spratt (AUS), Annette Edmondson (AUS), Emma Johansson (SWE), Jessie MacLean (AUS), Melissa Hoskins (AUS) and Valentina Scandolara (ITA) stopped the clock at 44minutes 50seconds, one minute 17seconds behind that set by gold medalists Specialized-Lululemon.
“We pulled out a really good ride and we got everything right today,” Johansson said.
|1||Specialized - Lululemon||43:35.3|
|3||Astana BePink Womens Team||02:19.6|
|4||Optum P/B Kelly Benefit Strategies||02:25.8|
|5||Boels Dolmans Cycling Team||02:26.3|
|6||UnitedHealthcare Professional Cycling Team||02:43.8|
|7||Bigla Cycling Team||02:55.5|