Classique

Sprints Competition

The Sprints at the Prudential RideLondon Classique will provide a competition within the main race for the pro women riders taking part in the event. The competition involves a series of sprints within the race. Points are awarded to the first five cyclists who make it over the sprint line each time they pass it. 

There will be four sprint classifications, at the end of laps four, eight, 12 and 16. The winner will be decided by adding the points awarded on each of the four intermediate sprints during the race. Sprint laps will be indicated by the sounding of a klaxon.

Prize money is awarded to the first five cyclists who cross the sprint line each time.

Sprints
Across the line Points awarded
1st 5
2nd 4
3rd 3
4th 2
5th 1

The Sprints title will be awarded to the cyclist who has received the most points after all four sprints. The top five with the most points after all four sprints will receive prize money for their overall placing in addition to any prize money they have earned in each sprint.

2019 Results:

Susanne Andersen was the sprints champion in 2019 with 19 points, whilst Evy Kuijpers took second with nine points ahead of Alison jackson in third with six points.

In the event of a tie in a sprints competition within a single day race, the highest placed rider across the race Finish Line is awarded the higher position.

Position Name Team 1 2 3 4 Points
1 Susanne Andersen Team Sunweb 5 4 5 5 19
2 Evy Kuijpers CCC-Liv 4 1 - 4 9
3 Alison Jackson Team Tibco-Silicon Valley Bank 3 - - 3 6
4 Emilie Moberg Team Virtu Cycling - 3 - 2 5
5 Coryn Rivera Team Sunweb - 4 - - 4
6 Alice Barnes Canyon//SRAM Racing - - 3 - 3
7 Christine Marjerus Boels Dolmans 2 - - - 2
8 Lonneke Uneken Hitec Products-Birk Sport - 2 - - 2
9 Maria Van't Geloof Ale Cippolini - - 2 - 2
10 Jip Van Den Bos Boels Dolmans - - 1 - 1
11 Georgi Pfeiffer Team Sunweb - - - 1 1