Isla Rush at the Jeugtour Assen

Text © Isla Rush; race photos © Steve Rush Jeugdtour Assen (“youth tour Assen”) is one of the biggest youth and junior events in Europe, if not the world. It’s definitely one of the highlights of my year as it offers some incredible race experience and the opportunity to race abroad – a completely different…

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Brits at Junior Energiewacht Tour A provisional list of riders competing at the Netherlands’ three-stage Junior Energiewacht Tour has been published, including the two British squads taking part. They are Team GB featuring Abbie Dentus, Megan Barker, Rebecca Reybould and Ffion James, and Giordana-Triton’s junior squad featuring Grace Garner, Eleanor Dickinson, Elizabeth Holden and Abby-Mae…

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Rather than the weekly news reports we’ve had up until now (tl;dr!), Neutral Service is going to feature more standalone articles in future. This is the place for items too short to merit a page to themselves and links to other websites. eliteVelo-Kalas Women’s Team Series report — Another chance to train with the WERL…

Guest blog: Nicole Oh – “A win’s a win!”

Les Filles is one of the best-known teams on the British circuit. Their emphasis on having fun in addition to challenging for race wins, as well as their friendliness, has also made them one of the most popular. Like all the Les Filles riders, Nicole Oh is always happy to chat with cycling fans online…

News Round-Up 12-19.01.2015

National CX Champs — Clémence Copie’s Kite Encounter — Women’s Eastern Racing League Relaunch — Team and Transfer News — Blogs — Shorts and Interesting Links — Photos of the Week — More to come…!   National CX Champs Helen Wyman’s 2014/2015 season has not been quite as successful as usual due to the Hertfordshire-born rider…

News Round-Up 05-12.01.2015

First teams confirmed for Women’s Tour — Doncaster Crit course changes — Velopark introduces women-only track tasters — Last Week’s Results, inc. Sinéad Burke’s Ripley Castle CX report — Team and Transfer News — Blogs — Photo of the Week — More to come First teams confirmed for Women’s Tour The first two teams to be confirmed…