THE EDCO Continental team headed to Bedford for the five-stage road race at the 3 Days of Bedford event.
It saw a strong performance from the Middlesbrough team with two podium finishes.
Despite a crash on Stage 2, Ellen McDermott returned to the start line for the team trial and then produced a stunning ride to take second place on Stage 4. With good teamwork from fellow riders Jenn Batey and Sarah Walker, it meant Hetty Niblett and Ellen McDermott registered top 20 finishes on the final GC standings.
Elsewhere, there was victory for Anna Kay at the MTB Series and top 10 rides from Hannah Farran and Olivia Fawcett at the JSL bank holiday race in Middlesbrough.