Michaela Drummond Triumphs in Inaugural Région Pays de la Loire Tour for Women

In a thrilling showcase of pace and teamwork, New Zealand&#8217s Michaela Drummond clinched victory at the very first-ever Région Pays de la Loire Tour for Girls. The race, categorized as a 2.1 occasion by the UCI, unfolded in excess of 116 kilometres, circling the picturesque town of Saumur in the Maine-et-Loire division. Drummond, showcasing her sprinting talents, surged in advance in the ultimate extend, outpacing a choose group of ten riders vying for the win.

Expressing her elation, Drummond shared, &#8220What joy! What a victory! I&#8217m by natural means in excess of the moon to declare my initially earn sporting the colors of Arkéa-B&B Inns. My gratitude extends to all my teammates for their outstanding assist. Just a several times back, I was underneath the temperature, and now, to triumph in this inaugural Région Pays de la Loire Tour for women of all ages is simply astonishing.&#8221

The race was not without having its challenges, as thorough by Franck Renimel, the workforce&#8217s sporting director. &#8220Currently&#8217s race was an emotional rollercoaster. We took regulate early on, only for a crash to drive 3 of our riders to withdraw. However, Michaela Drummond&#8217s amazing complete brought smiles again to our faces. We&#8217ve usually acknowledged her sprinting prowess, and she proved it nonetheless again these days. This marks the initially victory of the year for the Arkéa-B&B Inns Females&#8217s staff, capping off a sturdy commence to the year highlighted by impressive performances.&#8221

St Michel-Mavic-Auber93&#8217s Victorie Guilman finished 2nd with Lucinda Stewart of ARA | Skip Funds rounding out the podium in 3rd.

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