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Gallery: The best photos from the Women's Tour

Jack Elton-Walters
19 Jun 2018

A look back at a hard week of racing at the 2018 Women's Tour. Photos: Allan Stone

Won by Team Sunweb's Coryn Rivera, showing that she's more than just a sprinter, the 2018 Women's Tour came to a close over the weekend. Despite the great leap forward of prize money that will match that of the Men's Tour of Britain later this season, live television was lacking which meant the audience for the event was greatly reduced.

Getting fair and equal live television coverage for the women's racing should be the next focus for aims of bringing parity between men's and women's professional cycling here in the UK.

For those who couldn't get out to the roadside, we've put together a gallery of the best images from the race. Showcasing the final moments of some stages but also getting behind the scenes with the riders and support staff, this gallery gives an insight into the goings on of a professional women's cycling race.

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