Tour of California (women's race)

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Tour of California (women's race)
Race details
DateMay
RegionCalifornia, United States
DisciplineRoad
CompetitionUCI Women's World Tour (since 2016)
TypeStage race
OrganiserAnschutz Entertainment Group
History
First edition2015 (2015)
Editions5 (as of 2019)
First winner Trixi Worrack (GER)
Most wins Anna van der Breggen (NED) (2 times)
Most recent Anna van der Breggen (NED)

The Women's Tour of California is the women's event of the Tour of California, an annual road bicycle racing event in California, United States, held in mid-April since 2015. Raced over four stages, the event usually finishes with a criterium stage in Sacramento.[1] It is organized by Anschutz Entertainment Group and part of the UCI Women's World Tour. Dutch rider and Olympic road race champion Anna van der Breggen won the 2017 event;[2] Katie Hall won the latest edition in 2018.[3]

Winners[edit]

Year 1st 2nd 3rd
2015 Germany Trixi Worrack
Velocio–SRAM
Canada Leah Kirchmann
Optum–KBS
United States Lauren Komanski
Twenty16 p/b Sho-Air
2016 United States Megan Guarnier
Boels–Dolmans
United States Kristin Armstrong
TWENTY16–Ridebiker
United States Evelyn Stevens
Boels–Dolmans
2017 Netherlands Anna van der Breggen
Boels–Dolmans
United States Katie Hall
UnitedHealthcare
Cuba Arlenis Sierra
Astana
2018 United States Katie Hall
UnitedHealthcare
United States Tayler Wiles
Trek–Drops
Poland Kasia Niewiadoma
Canyon–SRAM
2019 Netherlands Anna van der Breggen
Boels–Dolmans
United States Katie Hall
Boels–Dolmans
South Africa Ashleigh Moolman Pasio
CCC Liv

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 Tour of California routes announced". Cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. 31 January 2017. Retrieved 24 June 2017.
  2. ^ "Tour of California: Anna van der Breggen wins women's race". San Francisco Chronicle. Jeffrey M. Johnson, Hearst Communications. Associated Press. 14 May 2017. Retrieved 24 June 2017.
  3. ^ Knöfler, Lukas. "Amgen Women's Race: Hall takes overall victory". cyclingnews.com. Immediate Media Company. Retrieved 12 March 2019.

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