2016 UCI Road World Championships – Women’s team time trial

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Women’s team time trial

2016 UCI Road World Championships

Race details

Dates
9 October 2016

Stages
1

Distance
40 km (24.85 mi)

Winning time
48′ 41.62″[1]

Medalists

 
01 ! Gold
Boels–Dolmans

 
02 ! Silver
Canyon–SRAM

 
03 ! Bronze
Cervélo–Bigla Pro Cycling

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Qualification

The Women’s team time trial of the 2016 UCI Road World Championships was a cycling event that took place on 9 October 2016 in Doha, Qatar.
Boels–Dolmans won the race at an average speed of 49.288 kilometres per hour (30.626 mph), 48.24 seconds faster than the German team Canyon–SRAM.[1] The bronze medal went to Cervélo–Bigla Pro Cycling from Germany, almost 2 minutes behind Boels–Dolmans.[2]
Amongst the winning riders for Boels–Dolmans, Evelyn Stevens won her fourth team time trial world championships (after 2012, 2013 and 2014), while Ellen van Dijk (after 2012 and 2013) and Karol-Ann Canuel (after 2014 and 2015) won their third titles and Chantal Blaak took her second (after 2014).

Contents

1 Course
2 Qualification
3 Preview
4 Race
5 Final classification
6 References

Course[edit]
The race started at the Lusail Sports Complex and finished at The Pearl-Qatar, after a flat course of 40 kilometres (25 miles). There were intermediate time checks after 13.6 kilometres (8.5 miles) and 26.4 kilometres (16.4 miles).
Qualification[edit]
The following UCI Women’s Teams in the UCI Team Ranking as of 15 August 2016 were invited to take part.[3] Teams in bold elected to compete in the race.

#
Nat
Team

1

Alé–Cipollini

2

Aromitalia Vaiano

3

Astana

4

Bepink

5

Boels–Dolmans

6

BTC City Ljubljana

7

Canyon–SRAM

8

Cervélo–Bigla Pro Cycling

9

Colavita/Bianchi

10

Cylance Pro Cycling

11

Team Hitec Products

12

Inpa–Bianchi

13

Lares–Waowdeals

14

Lensworld–Zannata

15

Lotto–Soudal Ladies

16

Orica–AIS

17

Parkhotel Valkenburg Continental Team

18

Poitou–Charentes.Futuroscope.86

19

Rabo–Liv

20