La Flèche Wallonne Féminine

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For the men's event, see La Flèche Wallonne.
La Flèche Wallonne Féminine
La Flèche Wallonne Féminine logo.svg
Race details
Date April
Region Wallonia, Belgium
English name The Walloon Arrow for Women
Discipline Road
Competition UCI Women's World Tour (since 2016)
Type One-day race
Organiser Amaury Sport Organisation
History
First edition 1998 (1998)
Editions 20 (as of 2017)
First winner  Fabiana Luperini (ITA)
Most wins  Marianne Vos (NED) (5)
Most recent  Anna van der Breggen (NED)

La Flèche Wallonne Féminine is a major professional women's bicycle road race held in April each year in Wallonia, Belgium and is part of the UCI Women's World Tour.

The race began in 1998 as a women's road race and was held in conjunction with the men's race. From the following year onwards, the women's La Flèche Wallonne was a UCI Women's Road Cycling World Cup event. In 2016, the race became part of the new UCI Women's World Tour.

The women race the same course, but do one less circuit.

Past winners[edit]

Year First Second Third
1998  Fabiana Luperini (ITA)  Pia Sundstedt (FIN)  Catherine Marsal (FRA)
1999  Hanka Kupfernagel (GER)  Edita Pučinskaitė (LTU)  Cindy Pieters (BEL)
2000  Geneviève Jeanson (CAN)  Pia Sundstedt (FIN)  Fany Lecourtois (FRA)
2001  Fabiana Luperini (ITA)  Anna Millward (AUS)  Trixi Worrack (GER)
2002  Fabiana Luperini (ITA)  Lyne Bessette (CAN)  Priska Doppmann (SUI)
2003  Nicole Cooke (GBR)  Susan Palmer-Komar (CAN)  Priska Doppmann (SUI)
2004  Sonia Huguet (FRA)  Hanka Kupfernagel (GER)  Edita Pučinskaitė (LTU)
2005  Nicole Cooke (GBR)  Oenone Wood (AUS)  Judith Arndt (GER)
2006  Nicole Cooke (GBR)  Judith Arndt (GER)  Trixi Worrack (GER)
2007  Marianne Vos (NED)  Nicole Cooke (GBR)  Judith Arndt (GER)
2008  Marianne Vos (NED)  Marta Bastianelli (ITA)  Judith Arndt (GER)
2009  Marianne Vos (NED)  Emma Johansson (SWE)  Claudia Häusler (GER)
2010  Emma Pooley (GBR)  Nicole Cooke (GBR)  Emma Johansson (SWE)
2011  Marianne Vos (NED)  Emma Johansson (SWE)  Judith Arndt (GER)
2012  Evelyn Stevens (USA)  Marianne Vos (NED)  Linda Villumsen (NZL)
2013  Marianne Vos (NED)  Elisa Longo Borghini (ITA)  Ashleigh Moolman (RSA)
2014  Pauline Ferrand-Prévot (FRA)  Lizzie Armitstead (GBR)  Elisa Longo Borghini (ITA)
2015  Anna van der Breggen (NED)  Annemiek van Vleuten (NED)  Megan Guarnier (USA)
2016  Anna van der Breggen (NED)  Evelyn Stevens (USA)  Megan Guarnier (USA)
2017  Anna van der Breggen (NED)  Lizzie Deignan (GBR)  Katarzyna Niewiadoma (POL)

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