Hannah Barnes reflects on her 'best-ever result' at the Women's Tour

The British circuit race champion finished third on stage one of the race behind Emma Johansson and Marianne Vos.

Hannah Barnes declared her third-place finish in today's first ever Friends Life Women's Tour stage as her best ever result.

The UnitedHealthcare rider narrowly trailed world number one Emma Johansson (Orica-AIS) and Marianne Vos (Rabo-Liv) at the end of the 93.8-kilometre leg from Oundle to Northampton, which finished just a handful of miles away from her hometown of Towcester.

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