Emma Johansson won the general classification of Emakumeen Euskal Bira. The Swedish Double National Champion moved into the race lead after winning the second stage in a two-up sprint against Elisa Longo Borghini (Hitec Products UCK). She backed up her first stage win a dominating performance in the individual time trial on stage three. She took third in a four-up sprint on day four to close out the race and take the win.
Emakumeen Euskal Bira
Less than two hours after Cameron Meyer won the opening stage of the Tour du Suisse and pulled on the yellow leader’s jersey, Emma Johansson won the Emakumeen Euskal Bira stage three individual time trial to defend her yellow jersey. The two wins marked the 199th and 200th podiums for the GreenEDGE family since the team’s inception.
Emma Johansson won the second stage of Emakumeen Euskal Bira to move into the race leader’s jersey. It is the third win of the season for Johansson who outsprinted Elisa Longo Borghini (Hitec Products UCK) in Aretxabaleta for top honours.