Lizzie Armitstead wraps-up overall win at the Aviva Women's Tour

Lizzie Armitstead finished safely with the bunch on the final stage, which was enough to seal the overall win at the Aviva Women's Tour - Photos by Andy Jones

Lizzie Armitstead wins 2016 Women's Tour

Lizzie Armitstead (Boels-Dolmans) secured overall victory at the Aviva Women’s Tour in Kettering after stage four, crossing the line just a few seconds behind stage winner Lotta Lepistö (Cervelo-Bigla).

World champion Armitstead began the day with an eight second lead over Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio (Cervelo-Bigla) and ten seconds on Elisa Longo-Borghini (Wiggle-High5).

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Owen Rogers is an experienced journalist, covering professional cycling and specialising in women's road racing. He has followed races such as the Women's Tour and Giro d'Italia Donne, live-tweeting from Women's WorldTour events as well as providing race reports, interviews, analysis and news stories. He has also worked for race teams, to provide post race reports and communications.