An Hour In the pastTeniel Campbell
AFTER having her bike stolen overEvening time, Trinidad and Tobago Olympic bike owner Teniel Campbell captured gold all by way of stage six of the Tour de l’Ardeche in France on Monday using gear she borrowed.
She represented The women’s World Group BikeExchange, incomes her first victory since becoming a member of the Australia-based mostly team.
Campbell accomplished the 138km race in three hours, 33 minutes and 58 seconds, in a 12-competitor breakaway dash, forward of runner-up Nina Kessler (TIBCO-Silicon Valley Financial institution) and Lauretta Hansono (Trek-Segafredo).
However officers confirmed to Newsday that Pretty A pair of the membership’s riders awoke on the morning of stage 5 To Search out 12 of their bikes had been stolen, placing their race In hazard.
Fortunately, Pretty A pair of rival rivals acquired here to the rescue by sharing spare gear.
Campbell escaped a crash on The final stretch and was faster than Kessler and Hanson Inside the dash.
The Tour de l’Ardèche will finish on Tuesday, 5 days forward of the World Road Biking Championships, Which happen in Belgium.
It has in any other case been an impressively worthwhile week for the Campbell household after her brother, Akil Campbell, gained gold in monitor cycling on Friday Evening time Inside The lads’s elimination race On the UCI Tissot Track Biking Nations Cup.