Lizzie Armitstead takes victory at women's Omloop Het Nieuwsblad from solo break

The world champion soloed away from her rivals to take the win at the women's Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

Lizzie Armitstead in the 2015 Women's World Road Championships

(Image credit: Graham Watson)

Road Race World Champion Lizzie Armitstead rode away from her rivals to win the women's Omloop Het Nieuwsblad.

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Jack Elton-Walters hails from the Isle of Wight, and would be quick to tell anyone that it's his favourite place to ride. He has covered a varied range of topics for Cycling Weekly, producing articles focusing on tech, professional racing and cycling culture. He moved on to work for Cyclist Magazine in 2017 where he stayed for four years until going freelance. He now returns to Cycling Weekly from time-to-time to cover racing, review cycling gear and write longer features for print and online.