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The Women’s Tour Stage 5: What to Expect

A quick overview for what lies ahead at Stage 5 of The Women's Tour

The final day of the inaugural Friends Life Women’s Tour looks set to be the best yet. Concluding a week of exciting racing, huge crowds are expected to turn out ┬áto cheer on the riders at both the start in Harwich and the finish in Bury St Edmunds.

Here is quick overview of what you can expect from the day ahead:
Distance: 108.1km

The Route:

The final stage of the inaugural Women’s Tour begins on the coast in the harbour town of Harwich in Essex, heading inland via Sudbury and Stowmarket to finish in Bury St. Edmunds.

Sprints: Mistley and Long Melford

Queen of the Mountain points: Long Melford and Brettenham

Jersey Holders:

Friends Life Yellow Leaders Jersey: Marianne Vos, Rabo Liv (NED)
Yodel Direct Sprint Jersey: Emma Johansson, Orica AIS (SWE)
Strava Queen of the Mountain Jersey: Sharon Laws, UnitedHealthcare Pro Cycling (GBR)
Matrix Fitness Best Young Rider Jersey:  Rosella Ratto, Estado de Mexico Farens (ITA)
Leukaemia & Lymphoma Research Best British Rider Jersey: Lizzie Armitstead, Boels Dolmans (GBR)

For the full results, visit the results section of The Friends Life Women’s Tour website.

Catch up on all the action from Stage 1 to 4 with videos, interviews, race reports and photo galleries galore!


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