Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Peloton
The women’s peloton was treated to perfect weather in the 153.2km race around Oudenaarde, Belgium. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Boels
Boels-Dolmans tried to control the peloton with Amy Pieters, Chantal Blaak, and Amalie Dideriksen on the front. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Early break
Three riders made the early breakaway: Katia Ragusa, Polona Batagelj, and Esra Tromp. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Muur
The women were treated to the festive atmosphere on the famous Muur van Geraardsbergen climb as Amalie Dideriksen showed off her world champion’s rainbow jersey. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Van der Breggen attacks
European champion Anna van der Breggen (Boels-Dolmans) initiated a dangerous breakaway late in the race. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Final move forms
Van der Breggen was quickly joined by WorldTour leader and former Flanders winner Elisa Longo Borghini (Wiggle-High5). Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Breakaway
The four-woman break had a significant gap going into the final climbs of Flanders. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Borghini
Longo Borghini drove the breakaway’s pace on the Paterberg, the final climb of the day. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Van Dijk chases
Ellen van Dijk chased up the Oude Kwaremont, working hard to keep her teammate Coryn Rivera in contention for the final sprint. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Rivera Paterberg
Rivera, tucked into the peloton, rode up the Paterberg, saving her matches for the final sprint. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Final sprint
With the breakaway caught in the final kilometers of racing, a large group came to the line and sprinted for the win. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Rivera wins
Rivera started her sprint early but held off Blaak to become the first American to win Tour of Flanders. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Rivera celebrates
Rivera celebrated an emotional win with van Dijk, who was an essential teammate on Sunday. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Rivera and Gilbert
Rivera was joined on the podium by Philippe Gilbert (Quick-Step), winner of the men’s race. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com
Women's Tour of Flanders 2017: Rivera leads WorldTour
With her second win of the series, Rivera led the Women’s WorldTour after Tour of Flanders. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com