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Lucy Garner rider photo

Lucy Garner – GREAT BRITAIN
Date of Birth: 20th September 1994
Place of Birth: Leicester, England
Disciplines: Road & Track

 

Results:

  • 2015 1st Stage 1 La Route de France
  • 2015 2nd Ronde van Gelderland
  • 2014 2nd Drentse 8
  • 2014 3rd Grand Prix de Dottignies
  • 2013 1st Stage 1 Tour of Chongming Island
  • 2012 1st UCI Road World Championships – Junior Road Race
  • 2011 1st UCI Road World Championships – Junior Road Race

 

Lucy Garner is one of the outstanding junior riders of her generation. In 2011 and 2012, Lucy became the first rider since the great Nicole Cooke to win the Junior World Road Race Championships, on two occasions.

Despite the big step up into the senior ranks, Lucy confirmed her talent with a stage victory in the Tour of Chongming Island, still aged just 18.

Last year saw her ride and finish her first Giro Rosa, while also winning the opening road stage of the Route de France – beating Wiggle High5’s Nettie Edmondson to the line in the process.

Other notable results in 2015, included a third place finish in a tough, technical third stage of the Aviva Women’s Tour of Britain. She also achieved a notable podium, when she finished second to new team mate Jolien D’hoore in the first stage of the Boels Rentals Ladies Tour.

About the author

Tim Wiggins
Published on: 18 Feb 2016

Tim Wiggins is an avid cyclist, involved in all aspects of the sport. Whether it is mountain bike marathons, or 500km road rides... he loves life on two wheels. He is also a keen trail runner in the off-season!