Second place for Armstrong from Cervélo-Lifeforce Team

06 April 2008 – Kristin Armstrong (USA) from Cervélo-Lifeforce Pro Cycling Team finished second in today’s third Women’s World Cup race of the season – the Tour de Flanders. She was only beating by the German Judith Arndt in the finish sprint. Both racers came together to the last few meters but Armstrong couldn’t match the German. The sprint for third was taken by Kristen Wild (NED) from a group of fourteen riders.

The fifth edition of „Ronde van Vlaanderen“ started in Oudenaarde and run over 114 tough kilometres and all the famous uphill’s as well cobblestone passages like „Valkenberg“, „Muur“ und „Bosberg“ to Meerbeke.

The Women’s World Cup series continues next weekend on 12th of April with the “Ronde van Drenthe” in the Netherlands.

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