She was the favourite and Katrin Garfoot demonstrated why: she’s the in form rider of 2017. The winner of the time trial earlier this week went on to win the road race.
“It feels great. The double… was also a dream coming into [the championships].”
She spoke at the finish and Roger Vaughan from AAP was on hand to ask the first questions.
“It’s very special, especially because it’s such a rare thing to achieve this.”
(For the full audio, listen to the SoundCloud file below – hear what Garfoot said at the finish. Recording courtesy of Cycling Australia.)
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The men’s road race is on now but, for the moment, let’s have a look at some of the photos captured by Jean-Pierre Ronco in Buninyong this morning.
– Photos by Jean-Pierre Ronco
More to come from the nationals…
Enjoy the men’s road race on Cycling Central.