Kopecky raises one arm in victory, wearing the Tour of Britain leader's jersey.

Tour of Britain wrap-up: Kopecky seals overall, while Roseman-Gannon ends run of SD Worx-Protime stage wins

Koepcky won the first two stages and Wiebes the third but the Australian national champion broke up their party by snatching the final stage from Christine Majerus.

Kopecky winning the second stage of Tour of Britain.

Following up on their stage sweep of Itzulia Women and RideLondon Classique, SD Worx-Protime came into the Tour of Britain planning to win all four stages. They succeeded on the first three days, with Lotte Kopecky taking the first two and Lorena Wiebes sprinting to victory in the third, but the fourth stage was won by Liv AlUla Jayco’s Ruby Roseman-Gannon in a massive upset to the Dutch team.

At the end of the race, Kopecky won the overall by 17 seconds over Anna Henderson of the Great British national team and 34 seconds ahead of her teammate Christine Majerus.

How it happened

Stage-by-stage results

Stage 1: πŸ₯‡ Lotte Kopecky, πŸ₯ˆLetizia Paternoster, πŸ₯‰ Pfeiffer Georgi

Stage 2: πŸ₯‡ Lotte Kopecky, πŸ₯ˆ Anna Henderson, πŸ₯‰ Lorena Wiebes

Stage 3: πŸ₯‡ Lorena Wiebes, πŸ₯ˆ Charlotte Kool, πŸ₯‰ Georgia Baker

Stage 4: πŸ₯‡ Ruby Roseman-Gannon, πŸ₯ˆ Christine Majerus, πŸ₯‰ Lorena Wiebes

Final GC Top 10


Quote of the day

I wasn’t just going to give it to Kopecky on a plate.

Lizzie Deignan on Team GB’s stage 4 tactics

Brief analysis

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