What’s it like working for Marianne Vos? “Easy, because she wins.”

An unexpected Tour de France Femmes stage win for the greatest who keeps the overall lead with the help of her team-mates

Marianne Vos is congratulated by Jumbo-Visma team mate Karlijn Swinkels after winning stage six of the 2022 Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift
(Image credit: Dario Belingheri/Getty)

Through foothills of the Vosges Mountains and rolling vineyards of Alsace, stage six of the Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift ended in another victory for Marianne Vos.

The lumpy terrain was expected to be the first of three days for the general classification, but the race played out differently, a large breakaway getting up the road, those teams who missed out forced to chase or accept defeat.

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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.