Emma Trott announces her retirement after home stage of Women's Tour

The Boels-Dolmans rider crossed the line in tears this afternoon in her birthtown of Welwyn Garden City, and will end her career after tomorrow's stage

Emma Trott crossed the line in her home stage of the Friends Life Women's Tour in tears today, and announced she was retiring from competition as of tomorrow.

The 24-year-old, who was born in Welwyn Garden City where this afternoon's stage finished, turned professional in 2009.

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