Lucy Garner sprints with the best in Drentse 8


Lucy Garner gave a glimpse of her potential as she mixed it with the stars of women's cycling at yesterday's Drentse 8 one-day race in the Netherlands.

In only her second UCI-ranked race as a professional, Garner sprinted to eighth as current road world champion Marianne Vos (Rabo Women Cycling Team) took the victory. The women she succeeded in the rainbow jersey - Wiggle-Honda's Giorgia Bronzini - came second.

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Nick Bull is an NCTJ qualified journalist who has written for a range of titles, as well as being a freelance writer at Beat Media Group, which provides reports for the PA Media wire which is circulated to the likes of the BBC and Eurosport. His work at Cycling Weekly predominantly dealt with professional cycling, and he now holds a role as PR & Digital Manager at SweetSpot Group, which organises the Tour of Britain.