Rivera: This win belongs to the whole team
Two riders could celebrate victories in Colwyn Bay as the OVO Energy Women's Tour came to an end on Sunday. Coryn Rivera ( Team Sunweb ) defended her green jersey on stage 5 through Snowdonia, and Lotta Lepistö ( Cervélo-Bigla ) did one better than on Saturday's stage 4 when she won the seaside sprint. After a spring season hampered by illness and injury, the Finnish sprinter was relieved to stand on the top step of the podium. "Finally a win, now the pressure is off my shoulders," Lepistö said. "It's a big thing to have a win in this race. I was struggling on the first stages but on stage 3 my legs started opening up, and that gave me confidence." On a stage passing by some of Wales' highest mountains, Lepistö had to work for her victory. "There were two climbs early in the race, and I was ...
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