National pride is always at stake at the AJ Bell Women’s Tour, so we went behind-the-scenes with the British riders as they battled it out to be the highest finisher in the UK’s most prestigious race.

Who would follow the likes of Lizzie Deignan (2016, 2019), Dani Rowe (2018) and Hannah Barnes (2015, 2017) in claiming the honour of best of the Brits?