Multiple crashes on both the neutral and the first lap meant it was difficult from the outset. Despite that the team all rode well in esteemed company with standout rides from Alex and Ben Hetherington. Jack punctured at a key point and Ben had some mechanical issues dropping his chain on the climb both continued well with groups for the remainder of the race.
Some perspective on the demands, Bens power 384w normalised for 1h05
The team continue their criterium campaign at Blackpool on Saturday and Shrewsbury on Sunday.