Lizzie Williams wins final Mersey Valley stage

Lizzie Williams (Specialised-Securitor) marked her return to the NRS by claiming a sprint victory on the third and final stage of the Mersey Valley Tour on Sunday. The former under 19 criterium national champion, who recently returned to cycling after a ten-year hiatus, bested Alex Manly (SASI) and Tour leader Ruth Corset (Holden Cycling) on the line after a tough 75km of racing.

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Stage 3 Result
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Lizzie Williams (Specialized Securitor)2:30:02
2Alexandra ManlyRow 1 - Cell 2
3Ruth Corset (Holden Women's Cycling Team)Row 2 - Cell 2
4Jenelle Crooks (Holden Women's Cycling Team)Row 3 - Cell 2
5Kristy Glover (Bicycle Superstore)0:00:49
6Rebecca Heath (Bicycle Superstore)Row 5 - Cell 2
7Elizabeth Doueal (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)Row 6 - Cell 2
8Alexandria Nicholls (Suzuki Brumby's)Row 7 - Cell 2
9Ruby Livingstone (Boss Racing Team)Row 8 - Cell 2
10Sophie Mackay (Specialized Securitor)Row 9 - Cell 2
11Tessa Fabry (Jayco/Apollo VIS Women's Road Team)Row 10 - Cell 2
12Macey Stewart0:02:14
13Jessica PrattRow 12 - Cell 2
14Lisa Keeling (Bicycle Superstore)Row 13 - Cell 2
15Lisa Antill (Boss Racing Team)Row 14 - Cell 2
16Bridie O'Donnell0:03:52
17Shannon Malseed (Holden Women's Cycling Team)Row 16 - Cell 2
18Laura Darlington (Suzuki Brumby's)Row 17 - Cell 2
19Kathryn WoolstonRow 18 - Cell 2
20Allison Rice (Suzuki Brumby's)Row 19 - Cell 2
21Emma Viotto (Suzuki Brumby's)Row 20 - Cell 2
22Kendelle Hodges (Jayco/Apollo VIS Women's Road Team)Row 21 - Cell 2
23Georgina Beech (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)Row 22 - Cell 2
24Cassandra Dodd (Specialized Securitor)Row 23 - Cell 2
25Penny Brown (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)0:04:14
26Victoria Luxton-Bain (Bicycle Superstore)0:04:18
27Bethany Dunne (Boss Racing Team)0:05:38
28Rachel Ward (Boss Racing Team)0:05:57
29Justyna Lubkowski (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)Row 28 - Cell 2
30Belamie Flint0:07:32
31Prudence Rothwell (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)0:07:41
32Gina Ricardo (Boss Racing Team)0:09:11
33Jemma Brown (Holden Women's Cycling Team)0:09:33
34Amy CundyRow 33 - Cell 2
DNFBrittany Lindores (Bicycle Superstore)Row 34 - Cell 2
DNFJosie Talbot (Specialized Securitor)Row 35 - Cell 2
DNFShannon SherwinRow 36 - Cell 2
DNFDanielle MckinnireyRow 37 - Cell 2
DNFLauren PerryRow 38 - Cell 2
DNFKellie SchoutenRow 39 - Cell 2
DNFHollee SimonsRow 40 - Cell 2
DNFAnna- Leeza HullRow 41 - Cell 2
DNSJoanne Tralaggan (Holden Women's Cycling Team)Row 42 - Cell 2
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Hill Climbs - Kindred Road
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Anna- Leeza Hull5pts
2Lizzie Williams (Specialized Securitor)3Row 1 - Cell 3
3Ruby Livingstone (Boss Racing Team)2Row 2 - Cell 3
4Ruth Corset (Holden Women's Cycling Team)1Row 3 - Cell 3
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Hill Climbs - Riana Road
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Ruth Corset (Holden Women's Cycling Team)5pts
2Lizzie Williams (Specialized Securitor)3Row 1 - Cell 3
3Anna- Leeza Hull2Row 2 - Cell 3
4Jenelle Crooks (Holden Women's Cycling Team)1Row 3 - Cell 3
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Teams Stage Result
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Holden Women's Cycling Team7:33:58
2Bicycle SuperstoreRow 1 - Cell 2
3Specialized Securitor0:00:49
4Suzuki Brumby's0:04:41
5Boss Racing Team0:04:49
6BikeBug-NextGen Racing0:05:03
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General Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Ruth Corset (Holden Women's Cycling Team)5:23:44
2Tessa Fabry (Jayco/Apollo VIS Women's Road Team)0:00:59
3Jenelle Crooks (Holden Women's Cycling Team)0:01:06
4Alexandra Manly0:01:11
5Lizzie Williams (Specialized Securitor)0:02:08
6Sophie Mackay (Specialized Securitor)0:02:56
7Rebecca Heath (Bicycle Superstore)0:03:00
8Alexandria Nicholls (Suzuki Brumby's)0:03:29
9Ruby Livingstone (Boss Racing Team)0:04:00
10Kristy Glover (Bicycle Superstore)0:04:05
11Elizabeth Doueal (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)0:04:17
12Lisa Keeling (Bicycle Superstore)0:05:41
13Kendelle Hodges (Jayco/Apollo VIS Women's Road Team)0:05:43
14Jessica Pratt0:05:45
15Bridie O'Donnell0:06:16
16Emma Viotto (Suzuki Brumby's)0:06:57
17Macey Stewart0:07:08
18Cassandra Dodd (Specialized Securitor)0:07:45
19Lisa Antill (Boss Racing Team)0:08:10
20Laura Darlington (Suzuki Brumby's)0:08:29
21Kathryn Woolston0:09:24
22Rachel Ward (Boss Racing Team)0:10:23
23Shannon Malseed (Holden Women's Cycling Team)0:10:48
24Bethany Dunne (Boss Racing Team)0:13:25
25Belamie Flint0:13:47
26Georgina Beech (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)0:15:36
27Victoria Luxton-Bain (Bicycle Superstore)0:15:58
28Allison Rice (Suzuki Brumby's)0:16:37
29Penny Brown (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)0:17:56
30Justyna Lubkowski (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)0:18:11
31Gina Ricardo (Boss Racing Team)0:18:12
32Jemma Brown (Holden Women's Cycling Team)0:24:10
33Prudence Rothwell (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)0:24:34
34Amy Cundy0:42:42
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Hill Climb Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Ruth Corset (Holden Women's Cycling Team)11pts
2Lisa Antill (Boss Racing Team)10Row 1 - Cell 3
3Lizzie Williams (Specialized Securitor)7Row 2 - Cell 3
4Tessa Fabry (Jayco/Apollo VIS Women's Road Team)3Row 3 - Cell 3
5Elizabeth Doueal (BikeBug-NextGen Racing)3Row 4 - Cell 3
6Alexandra Manly2Row 5 - Cell 3
7Ruby Livingstone (Boss Racing Team)2Row 6 - Cell 3
8Jenelle Crooks (Holden Women's Cycling Team)1Row 7 - Cell 3
9Alexandria Nicholls (Suzuki Brumby's)1Row 8 - Cell 3
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Teams General Classification
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResult
1Holden Women's Cycling Team16:23:06
2Bicycle Superstore0:00:52
3Specialized Securitor0:00:55
4Suzuki Brumby's0:07:01
5Boss Racing Team0:10:05
6BikeBug-NextGen Racing0:24:17
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NRS Teams Aggregate - Standings after 2014 Mersey Valley Tour
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Bicycle Superstore38pts
2Holden Women's Cycling Team37Row 1 - Cell 3
3Specialized Securitor20Row 2 - Cell 3
4Boss Racing Team16Row 3 - Cell 3
5Suzuki Brumby's16Row 4 - Cell 3
6Jayco/Apollo VIS Women's Road Team12Row 5 - Cell 3
7Arbitrage Racing Women's Cycling Team10Row 6 - Cell 3
8SASI Cycling Team10Row 7 - Cell 3
9BikeBug-NextGen Racing7Row 8 - Cell 3
10Liv/giant-Shimano3Row 9 - Cell 3
11Building Champions Squad1Row 10 - Cell 3
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NRS Aggregate - Standings after 2014 Mersey Valley Tour
#Rider Name (Country) TeamResultHeader Cell - Column 3
1Ruth Corset (Holden Women's Cycling Team)32pts
2Tessa Fabry (Jayco/Apollo VIS Women's Road Team)19Row 1 - Cell 3
3Lizzie Williams (Specialized Securitor)19Row 2 - Cell 3
4Felicity Wardlaw (Bicycle Superstore)15Row 3 - Cell 3
5Jenelle Crooks (Holden Women's Cycling Team)13Row 4 - Cell 3
6Kendelle Hodges (Jayco/Apollo VIS Women's Road Team)13Row 5 - Cell 3
7Alexandra Manly11Row 6 - Cell 3
8Rebecca Heath (Bicycle Superstore)10Row 7 - Cell 3
9Sophie Mackay (Specialized Securitor)5Row 8 - Cell 3
10Kristy Glover (Bicycle Superstore)4Row 9 - Cell 3
11Annette Edmondson (SASI)4Row 10 - Cell 3
12Alexandria Nicholls (Suzuki Brumby's)3Row 11 - Cell 3
13Ruby Livingstone (Boss Racing Team)3Row 12 - Cell 3
14Bridie O'Donnell3Row 13 - Cell 3
15Jessica Mundy (SASI)3Row 14 - Cell 3

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