Norris nets another win for Drapac

Lachlan Norris has scored Drapac Professional Cycling’s second stage win of the Tour of Tasmania with the 25-year-old besting a three-man battle to decide Stage 4.

Norris had escaped on the long, tiered haul up to Great Lake in Tasmania's wild Central Highlands with general classification leader Mark O'Brien (Budget Forklifts) and Nathan Earle (Genesys) having initially been part of a group of five riders which took the lead as the ascent began. The Drapac rider who splits his time between mountain biking and the road has been on a run of good form which included a win in the warm-up criterium for the Goulburn to Sydney Cycle Classic before animating the closing stages of the historic 170km event the next day.

Norris shook off his fellow escapees inside the final 10km to ride to a 44-second victory with Earle in second place at 44-seconds and O'Brien a further second in arrears. The Victorian's win was enough to take the overall lead from O'Brien who held a slim four-second lead after Thursday morning's third stage. Norris now leads the Tour of Tasmania by nine seconds.

Asked if he felt he could hold on to his overall lead, Norris was philosophical.

"There's a lot of hard racing to go and we're not going to discount the other teams," he said. "But I think we've got a strong team and I'm pretty confident we can do it."

His result follows teammate Darren Lapthorne's solo victory on Stage 2 which has resulted in Drapac heading up the teams classification by 47-seconds over Genesys.

The carnage got underway early with a crash in the neutral zone delaying proceedings. With the morning’s gusty conditions continuing as the tour left Hagley, the race soon split with around 40 riders making the front group.

Three of the four intermediate sprints on offer were in the opening 45 kilometres with Sewell Sweepers Sprint Championship leader Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain) securing his lead with minor placings on the opening three primes.

Thirty-five kilometres into the 101.2km stage, the front group was feeling the pinch, buffeted by a strong cross-wind and soon after the front group was split in three. It took 10km for them to work their way back together, just ahead of the first KOM of the day.

Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia) fourth in the morning criterium, attacked the peloton and with 67km of racing complete, had earned a 30-second advantage. By the time he reached the second KOM, he nearly had a minute on the field which was lead over the climb by Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing) and overall leader O’Brien.

With a cat. 1 climb looming, Grenda’s solo escape was doomed and he was reeled in by kilometre 78. The 5.5km, 6.4% climb with a select group emerging off the front consisting of O’Brien, Earle, Norris, Kristian Juel (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining), Jay Bourke (Team Downunder). The quintet was enroute to the cat. 2 with a lead of 1:17 at the 89km mark and closing in on 10km remaining, O’Brien and Norris attacked again.

Earle initially tried to stick with the pair but could not bridge the gap at first. The 2010 winner of the Grafton to Inverell Cycling Classic fought back and eventually caught O’Brien and Norris as the kilometres remaining ticked down to single figures.

The Tour of Tasmania continues on Friday with another day of dual stages, starting with a 36km criterium in Ulverstone followed by a 78.5km road stage between Ulverstone and Penguin.

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Full Results
1Lachlan Norris (Drapac Professional Cycling)2:59:51
2Nathan Earle (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:00:44
3Mark O'Brien (Team Budget Forklifts)0:00:45
4Kristian Juel (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)0:03:04
5James Early (Felt NZ)0:03:14
6Calvin Watson (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)0:03:17
7Tom Kaesler (SASI)0:03:19
8Jay Bourke (Team Downunder)0:03:25
9Chris Jory (GPM-Wilson Racing)0:03:39
10Bradley Linfield (Plan B Racing)Row 9 - Cell 2
11Patrick Lane (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)Row 10 - Cell 2
12Peter Herzig (Team Budget Forklifts)Row 11 - Cell 2
13Nathan Elliott (Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team)Row 12 - Cell 2
14Darren Lapthorne (Drapac Professional Cycling)Row 13 - Cell 2
15Samuel Horgan (Felt NZ)Row 14 - Cell 2
16Jai Crawford (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)Row 15 - Cell 2
17Alex Clements (Team Polygon Australia)Row 16 - Cell 2
18Jay McCarthy (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)Row 17 - Cell 2
19Ben Dyball (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)Row 18 - Cell 2
20Joshua Prete (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)Row 19 - Cell 2
21Andrew Roe (SASI)0:04:46
22Mathew Marshall (Team Downunder)0:06:15
23Adam Phelan (Drapac Professional Cycling)Row 22 - Cell 2
24Dion Smith (PureBlack Racing)0:06:48
25Joshua Aldridge (PureBlack Racing)Row 24 - Cell 2
26Hamish Schreurs (Felt NZ)Row 25 - Cell 2
27Karl Evans (SASI)Row 26 - Cell 2
28Floris Goesinnen (Drapac Professional Cycling)Row 27 - Cell 2
29Sam Rutherford (GPM-Wilson Racing)Row 28 - Cell 2
30James Szollosi (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)0:06:55
31Nick Aitken (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)0:08:57
32Jack Beckinsale (SASI)0:09:08
33Luke Fetch (Search2Retain)Row 32 - Cell 2
34Daniel Bonello (Plan B Racing)0:10:36
35James Williamson (PureBlack Racing)Row 34 - Cell 2
36Daniel Barry (Felt NZ)Row 35 - Cell 2
37Campbell Flakemore (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:12:06
38Jamie Lacey (Central Coast Cycling)0:14:20
39Miles Scotson (SASI)0:15:52
40Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing)0:18:43
41William Walker (Drapac Professional Cycling)0:19:24
42Oliver Martin (Team Polygon Australia)0:19:27
43Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)Row 42 - Cell 2
44Jonathan Lovelock (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)Row 43 - Cell 2
45Anthony Giacoppo (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)Row 44 - Cell 2
46Brenton Jones (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)Row 45 - Cell 2
47Danny Pulbrook (Team Polygon Australia)Row 46 - Cell 2
48Alex Wohler (Team Downunder)Row 47 - Cell 2
49Samuel Davis (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)Row 48 - Cell 2
50Jack Cummings (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)Row 49 - Cell 2
51Eric Sheppard (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)Row 50 - Cell 2
52Rhys Pollock (Drapac Professional Cycling)Row 51 - Cell 2
53John Walker (Drapac Professional Cycling)Row 52 - Cell 2
54Caleb Jones (GPM-Wilson Racing)Row 53 - Cell 2
55Michael Cupitt (Team Budget Forklifts)Row 54 - Cell 2
56Alexander Ray (Team Downunder)Row 55 - Cell 2
57Benjamin Hill (Suzuki - Trek)Row 56 - Cell 2
58Alex Edmondson (SASI)0:22:35
59Cameron Bayly (Search2Retain)Row 58 - Cell 2
60James Ibrahim (Plan B Racing)Row 59 - Cell 2
61Jason Rigg (Team Polygon Australia)0:23:23
62Jake McMahon (Team Polygon Australia)Row 61 - Cell 2
63Saxon Irvine (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)0:23:43
64Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain)Row 63 - Cell 2
65Jared Triggs (St George Skoda)Row 64 - Cell 2
66James Rendall (Central Coast Cycling)Row 65 - Cell 2
67Thomas Donald (Search2Retain)Row 66 - Cell 2
68Sam McCallum (Team Polygon Australia)Row 67 - Cell 2
69Jacob Kauffmann (Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team)Row 68 - Cell 2
70Liam Hill (Search2Retain)Row 69 - Cell 2
71Josh Berry (Suzuki - Trek)Row 70 - Cell 2
72Jordan Davies (St George Skoda)Row 71 - Cell 2
73Cal Britten (Search2Retain)Row 72 - Cell 2
74Harry Carpenter (SASI)Row 73 - Cell 2
75Jason Spencer (Team Budget Forklifts)Row 74 - Cell 2
76Andrew Crawley (GPM-Wilson Racing)Row 75 - Cell 2
77Scott Law (Search2Retain)Row 76 - Cell 2
78Timothy Cameron (Suzuki - Trek)Row 77 - Cell 2
79Matthew Clark (John West Cycling)Row 78 - Cell 2
80Samuel Volkers (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)0:26:32
81Luke Ockerby (Team Budget Forklifts)0:30:41
82Henry Morley (Plan B Racing)Row 81 - Cell 2
83Malcolm Rudolph (Drapac Professional Cycling)Row 82 - Cell 2
84Blair Windsor (Team Budget Forklifts)Row 83 - Cell 2
85Brodie Talbot (Central Coast Cycling)Row 84 - Cell 2
86Samuel Wood (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)Row 85 - Cell 2
87Edward White (GPM-Wilson Racing)Row 86 - Cell 2
88Ryan Macanally (Team Budget Forklifts)Row 87 - Cell 2
89James Boal (John West Cycling)Row 88 - Cell 2
90Steven Del Gallo (John West Cycling)Row 89 - Cell 2
91Ben Carman (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)Row 90 - Cell 2
92Nicholas Woods (Team Downunder)Row 91 - Cell 2
93Trevor Spencer (Team Budget Forklifts)0:38:32
94Michael Crosbie (African Wildlife Safaris Cycling Team)0:38:56
95Steven Waite (African Wildlife Safaris Cycling Team)Row 94 - Cell 2
96Gerard Wild (Team Polygon Australia)0:40:19
97Dave Brown (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)0:40:39
98Lachlan Edwards (St George Skoda)Row 97 - Cell 2
99Rafael Vainikka (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)Row 98 - Cell 2
100Mitchell Cooper (Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team)Row 99 - Cell 2
101Karl Michelin-Beard (Central Coast Cycling)Row 100 - Cell 2
102Samuel Nelson (St George Skoda)Row 101 - Cell 2
103Andrew Margison (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)Row 102 - Cell 2
104Liam Dove (Plan B Racing)Row 103 - Cell 2
105Stephen Cousins (Central Coast Cycling)Row 104 - Cell 2
106Michael Smith (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)Row 105 - Cell 2
107Matthew Nicholson (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)Row 106 - Cell 2
108Trent Derecourt (John West Cycling)Row 107 - Cell 2
109Adam Hudson (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)Row 108 - Cell 2
110Sam Sautelle (Suzuki - Trek)Row 109 - Cell 2
111Jake Magee (GPM-Wilson Racing)Row 110 - Cell 2
112Jayden Copp (Team Downunder)Row 111 - Cell 2
113Michael Astell (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)Row 112 - Cell 2
114Adam Allen (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)Row 113 - Cell 2
115David Melville (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)Row 114 - Cell 2
116Ben Cutajar (Team Downunder)Row 115 - Cell 2
117Joshua Clark (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)Row 116 - Cell 2
118Oliver Kent-Spark (John West Cycling)Row 117 - Cell 2
119James Henry (African Wildlife Safaris Cycling Team)Row 118 - Cell 2
120William Lind (Suzuki - Trek)Row 119 - Cell 2
121Jay Dutton (St George Skoda)Row 120 - Cell 2
122Joshua Taylor (GPM-Wilson Racing)Row 121 - Cell 2
123Rowan Dever (John West Cycling)Row 122 - Cell 2
124William Bowman (Felt NZ)Row 123 - Cell 2
DNFTrent Morey (Plan B Racing)Row 124 - Cell 2
DNFLuke Joyce (Plan B Racing)Row 125 - Cell 2
DNFCallum O'Sullivan (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)Row 126 - Cell 2
DNFConor Murtagh (Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team)Row 127 - Cell 2
DNFTaylor Gunman (PureBlack Racing)Row 128 - Cell 2
DNFJoshua Atkins (Felt NZ)Row 129 - Cell 2
DNFRhys Gillett (African Wildlife Safaris Cycling Team)Row 130 - Cell 2
DNSJacob Langham (Central Coast Cycling)Row 131 - Cell 2
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Sprint 1 - Shaw Offices & Whitemore Garage
1James Ibrahim (Plan B Racing)3pts
2Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain)2Row 1 - Cell 3
3Jai Crawford (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)1Row 2 - Cell 3
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Sprint 2 - The Mill Inn
1Blair Windsor (Team Budget Forklifts)3pts
2Luke Ockerby (Team Budget Forklifts)2Row 1 - Cell 3
3Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain)1Row 2 - Cell 3
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Sprint 3 - Bracknell Hotel
1Daniel Barry (Felt NZ)3pts
2Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain)2Row 1 - Cell 3
3Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing)1Row 2 - Cell 3
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Sprint 4 - Quamby Corner
1Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)3pts
2Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain)2Row 1 - Cell 3
3Daniel Barry (Felt NZ)1Row 2 - Cell 3
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Mountain 1 - Crest & White Posts (Cat. 4)
1Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing)3pts
2James Ibrahim (Plan B Racing)2Row 1 - Cell 3
3Mark O'Brien (Team Budget Forklifts)1Row 2 - Cell 3
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Mountain 2 - White Posts on Crest (Cat. 4)
1Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)3pts
2Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing)2Row 1 - Cell 3
3Mark O'Brien (Team Budget Forklifts)1Row 2 - Cell 3
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Mountain 3 - Quamby Bluff Walking Track (Cat. 1)
1Lachlan Norris (Drapac Professional Cycling)10pts
2Nathan Earle (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)6Row 1 - Cell 3
3Mark O'Brien (Team Budget Forklifts)4Row 2 - Cell 3
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Mountain 4 - 1210m Above Sea Level (Cat. 1)
1Lachlan Norris (Drapac Professional Cycling)10pts
2Nathan Earle (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)6Row 1 - Cell 3
3Mark O'Brien (Team Budget Forklifts)4Row 2 - Cell 3
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Most aggressive rider
1Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)2pts
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General classification after stage 4
1Lachlan Norris (Drapac Professional Cycling)8:03:20
2Mark O'Brien (Team Budget Forklifts)0:00:09
3Nathan Earle (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:00:58
4Jay McCarthy (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)0:03:23
5Darren Lapthorne (Drapac Professional Cycling)0:03:52
6Jai Crawford (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:04:07
7Ben Dyball (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:04:08
8Alex Clements (Team Polygon Australia)0:04:53
9Patrick Lane (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)0:05:42
10Peter Herzig (Team Budget Forklifts)0:05:57
11Calvin Watson (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)0:06:06
12Samuel Horgan (Felt NZ)0:06:32
13Chris Jory (GPM-Wilson Racing)0:07:58
14Andrew Roe (SASI)0:08:47
15Kristian Juel (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)0:08:51
16Bradley Linfield (Plan B Racing)0:08:56
17Floris Goesinnen (Drapac Professional Cycling)0:09:54
18Karl Evans (SASI)0:10:50
19Sam Rutherford (GPM-Wilson Racing)0:11:06
20James Early (Felt NZ)0:11:39
21Dion Smith (PureBlack Racing)0:11:41
22Mathew Marshall (Team Downunder)0:12:00
23Hamish Schreurs (Felt NZ)0:16:36
24Adam Phelan (Drapac Professional Cycling)0:17:32
25James Williamson (PureBlack Racing)0:18:05
26Joshua Prete (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)0:18:30
27James Szollosi (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)0:19:29
28Campbell Flakemore (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:20:34
29Luke Fetch (Search2Retain)0:21:06
30Daniel Barry (Felt NZ)0:22:32
31Daniel Bonello (Plan B Racing)0:22:49
32Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing)0:23:15
33Joshua Aldridge (PureBlack Racing)0:23:55
34Nathan Elliott (Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team)0:24:52
35John Walker (Drapac Professional Cycling)0:24:56
36Jason Spencer (Team Budget Forklifts)0:26:01
37Matthew Clark (John West Cycling)0:28:57
38Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)0:29:37
39Eric Sheppard (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)0:31:41
40Caleb Jones (GPM-Wilson Racing)0:33:19
41Jake McMahon (Team Polygon Australia)0:34:00
42Alex Wohler (Team Downunder)0:34:38
43Danny Pulbrook (Team Polygon Australia)0:35:33
44Jamie Lacey (Central Coast Cycling)0:37:18
45Cameron Bayly (Search2Retain)0:38:31
46Jay Bourke (Team Downunder)0:38:59
47Timothy Cameron (Suzuki - Trek)0:39:03
48Saxon Irvine (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)0:39:43
49Blair Windsor (Team Budget Forklifts)0:39:45
50Oliver Martin (Team Polygon Australia)0:40:14
51William Walker (Drapac Professional Cycling)0:40:57
52Michael Cupitt (Team Budget Forklifts)0:41:06
53Jordan Davies (St George Skoda)0:41:10
54Brodie Talbot (Central Coast Cycling)0:41:31
55Nick Aitken (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)Row 54 - Cell 2
56Sam McCallum (Team Polygon Australia)0:41:44
57Malcolm Rudolph (Drapac Professional Cycling)0:43:17
58Jacob Kauffmann (Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team)0:44:22
59Jonathan Lovelock (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:45:00
60Samuel Davis (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:45:50
61Alexander Ray (Team Downunder)0:49:11
62Henry Morley (Plan B Racing)0:49:13
63Michael Crosbie (African Wildlife Safaris Cycling Team)0:50:39
64Edward White (GPM-Wilson Racing)0:51:58
65Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain)0:52:44
66Benjamin Hill (Suzuki - Trek)0:53:41
67David Melville (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)0:53:43
68Rhys Pollock (Drapac Professional Cycling)0:55:14
69Oliver Kent-Spark (John West Cycling)0:55:37
70Jason Rigg (Team Polygon Australia)0:56:16
71Brenton Jones (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:57:08
72Scott Law (Search2Retain)0:57:18
73Anthony Giacoppo (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)0:57:37
74Ben Carman (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)0:59:12
75Samuel Nelson (St George Skoda)1:00:23
76Jack Beckinsale (SASI)1:00:52
77Josh Berry (Suzuki - Trek)1:01:13
78Tom Kaesler (SASI)1:03:20
79Mitchell Cooper (Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team)1:03:47
80James Rendall (Central Coast Cycling)1:04:25
81Thomas Donald (Search2Retain)1:04:58
82Samuel Wood (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)1:05:01
83Cal Britten (Search2Retain)1:05:23
84Jack Cummings (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)1:06:43
85Trevor Spencer (Team Budget Forklifts)1:06:57
86Samuel Volkers (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)1:07:45
87Luke Ockerby (Team Budget Forklifts)1:09:05
88Nicholas Woods (Team Downunder)1:09:10
89Steven Del Gallo (John West Cycling)1:09:45
90Alex Edmondson (SASI)1:10:19
91Liam Hill (Search2Retain)1:12:03
92William Lind (Suzuki - Trek)1:12:21
93Harry Carpenter (SASI)1:12:34
94Joshua Taylor (GPM-Wilson Racing)1:12:52
95Steven Waite (African Wildlife Safaris Cycling Team)1:13:10
96Jay Dutton (St George Skoda)1:13:46
97Jayden Copp (Team Downunder)1:13:56
98Ryan Macanally (Team Budget Forklifts)1:16:21
99Jared Triggs (St George Skoda)1:16:24
100Miles Scotson (SASI)1:16:47
101James Boal (John West Cycling)Row 100 - Cell 2
102Sam Sautelle (Suzuki - Trek)1:20:05
103Michael Smith (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)1:20:41
104Matthew Nicholson (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)1:24:33
105William Bowman (Felt NZ)1:24:48
106Andrew Crawley (GPM-Wilson Racing)1:25:03
107Joshua Clark (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)1:26:29
108Michael Astell (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)1:27:05
109Lachlan Edwards (St George Skoda)1:27:34
110Andrew Margison (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)1:29:38
111James Henry (African Wildlife Safaris Cycling Team)1:30:13
112Adam Allen (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)1:30:35
113Liam Dove (Plan B Racing)1:31:29
114Gerard Wild (Team Polygon Australia)1:32:04
115Trent Derecourt (John West Cycling)1:32:20
116Rafael Vainikka (Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining)1:35:53
117Stephen Cousins (Central Coast Cycling)1:36:36
118Ben Cutajar (Team Downunder)1:37:35
119James Ibrahim (Plan B Racing)1:43:55
120Rowan Dever (John West Cycling)1:54:07
121Adam Hudson (TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team)1:55:37
122Karl Michelin-Beard (Central Coast Cycling)1:55:56
123Jake Magee (GPM-Wilson Racing)1:56:19
124Dave Brown (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)1:57:01
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Sewell Sweepers Sprint Championship
1Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain)20pts
2Daniel Barry (Felt NZ)13Row 1 - Cell 3
3Caleb Jones (GPM-Wilson Racing)11Row 2 - Cell 3
4Joshua Taylor (GPM-Wilson Racing)10Row 3 - Cell 3
5Adam Phelan (Drapac Professional Cycling)9Row 4 - Cell 3
6Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)6Row 5 - Cell 3
7Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing)6Row 6 - Cell 3
8Blair Windsor (Team Budget Forklifts)6Row 7 - Cell 3
9James Williamson (PureBlack Racing)5Row 8 - Cell 3
10Luke Fetch (Search2Retain)5Row 9 - Cell 3
11Jay McCarthy (Jayco - Apollo - VIS)4Row 10 - Cell 3
12Luke Ockerby (Team Budget Forklifts)4Row 11 - Cell 3
13James Ibrahim (Plan B Racing)3Row 12 - Cell 3
14Joshua Prete (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)2Row 13 - Cell 3
15Cameron Bayly (Search2Retain)2Row 14 - Cell 3
16Samuel Wood (Data#3 Cisco Racing Team)2Row 15 - Cell 3
17Jai Crawford (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)1Row 16 - Cell 3
18Andrew Roe (SASI)1Row 17 - Cell 3
19Sam Rutherford (GPM-Wilson Racing)1Row 18 - Cell 3
20Campbell Flakemore (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)1Row 19 - Cell 3
21William Walker (Drapac Professional Cycling)1Row 20 - Cell 3
22Alexander Ray (Team Downunder)1Row 21 - Cell 3
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Derrico Cycles Criterium Championship
1Joshua Taylor (GPM-Wilson Racing)10pts
2Scott Law (Search2Retain)9Row 1 - Cell 3
3Anthony Giacoppo (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)8Row 2 - Cell 3
4Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)7Row 3 - Cell 3
5Malcolm Rudolph (Drapac Professional Cycling)6Row 4 - Cell 3
6Ryan Macanally (Team Budget Forklifts)5Row 5 - Cell 3
7Daniel Barry (Felt NZ)4Row 6 - Cell 3
8Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing)3Row 7 - Cell 3
9Darren Lapthorne (Drapac Professional Cycling)2Row 8 - Cell 3
10Jai Crawford (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)1Row 9 - Cell 3
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Norske Skog King of the Mountains Championship
1Lachlan Norris (Drapac Professional Cycling)25pts
2Mark O'Brien (Team Budget Forklifts)13Row 1 - Cell 3
3Nathan Earle (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)12Row 2 - Cell 3
4Roman Van Uden (PureBlack Racing)10Row 3 - Cell 3
5Matthew Clark (John West Cycling)9Row 4 - Cell 3
6John Walker (Drapac Professional Cycling)5Row 5 - Cell 3
7Ben Dyball (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)5Row 6 - Cell 3
8Samuel Horgan (Felt NZ)3Row 7 - Cell 3
9Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)3Row 8 - Cell 3
10Benjamin Hill (Suzuki - Trek)3Row 9 - Cell 3
11Floris Goesinnen (Drapac Professional Cycling)2Row 10 - Cell 3
12Daniel Barry (Felt NZ)2Row 11 - Cell 3
13James Ibrahim (Plan B Racing)2Row 12 - Cell 3
14Darren Lapthorne (Drapac Professional Cycling)1Row 13 - Cell 3
15Edward White (GPM-Wilson Racing)1Row 14 - Cell 3
16Mitchell Cooper (Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team)1Row 15 - Cell 3
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Goodstone Group Most Aggressive Rider Award
1Lachlan Norris (Drapac Professional Cycling)2pts
1Joshua Taylor (GPM-Wilson Racing)2Row 1 - Cell 3
1Ben Grenda (Team Polygon Australia)2Row 2 - Cell 3
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Teams classification
1Drapac Professional Cycling22:43:43
2Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team0:00:47
3Jayco / Apollo / VIS0:02:26
4Felt NZ0:15:45
5Team Budget Forklifts0:15:56
6PureBlack Racing0:21:30
7GPM Wilson Racing0:32:54
9Erdinger Alkoholfrei - Downer EDi Mining0:45:47
10Plan B Racing0:48:11
11Team Polygon Australia0:49:40
12Team Downunder1:00:08
13Data#3 Cisco Racing Team1:26:12
15Charter Mason / Drapac Development Team1:43:33
16Central Coast Council1:54:07
17John West Cycling1:55:13
19St George Skoda2:10:44
20African Wildlife Safaris Cycling Team2:57:09
21TasVend/Lawsons Cycling Team3:48:24
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Scody Cup Leaders
1Anthony Giacoppo (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)269pts
2Luke Davison (Team Budget Forklifts)236Row 1 - Cell 3
3Alex Wohler (Team Downunder)106Row 2 - Cell 3
4Ryan Macanally (Team Budget Forklifts)105Row 3 - Cell 3
5Patrick Shaw (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)99Row 4 - Cell 3
6Malcolm Rudolph (Drapac Professional Cycling)98Row 5 - Cell 3
7Darren Lapthorne (Drapac Professional Cycling)94Row 6 - Cell 3
8Jack Beckinsale (SASI)91Row 7 - Cell 3
9Neil Van Der Ploeg (Search2Retain)85Row 8 - Cell 3
10Brenton Jones (Genesys Wealth Advisers Professional Cycling Team)84Row 9 - Cell 3


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As a sports journalist and producer since 1997, Jane has covered Olympic and Commonwealth Games, rugby league, motorsport, cricket, surfing, triathlon, rugby union, and golf for print, radio, television and online. However her enduring passion has been cycling.


Jane is a former Australian Editor of Cyclingnews from 2011 to 2013 and continues to freelance within the cycling industry.


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