ICYMI – Women’s Cycling News

Jo Rowsell-Shand retires The enormously popular London-born Jo Rowsell-Shand MBE announced her retirement on the 14th of March, bringing an end to a decade-long career that has seen her win two gold medals at the Olympics, one gold at the Commonwealth Games, eight at the Track World Cup, six at the Track World Championships and…

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All the best stuff that’s been written about women’s cycling (and related subjects) this week Got something that should be listed here? Let us know Essential Reading Helen Wyman: Big Step Towards Equality “Fighting for equality brings out a lot of emotions in the observers of the sport. Some support, some disagree and some like to…

News, Blogs and Links 15-22.06.15

Roe injured in run-up to Nationals National Circuit Race Champion Eileen Roe has suffered a broken knuckle in her right hand less than two weeks before the National Championships are due to take place in Lincolnshire at the end of the month. The crash happened when her tyres lost grip on a level crossing. The Wiggle-Honda rider…

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Bex Rimmington leaves Ikon-Mazda Rebecca Rimmington, who won the E/1/2/3/4 event at the second round of the Total Cycle Coach Women’s Series and came eighth overall at the notoriously tough Tour of the Reservoir back in April, announced via Facebook that she is to leave Ikon-Mazda, the team for which she has ridden since the start…

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Cat. 4 race for the East? Having trained fifty new riders at its Redbridge training sessions, the Women’s Eastern Racing League wonders if anyone might be interested in organising a race for them?   Such a race would be relatively easy to put on alongside another event, be it a women’s or men’s race or,…

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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…

News 16-23.02.15

Nicole Oh enjoys her first race win! — Curborough Novice Women’s Road Coaching Session — Last Week’s Results — Rider Blogs — Interesting Links — Photo of the Week — More to come… Got a story for Neutral Service? Written a race report or taken a good photo? We’d like to hear about it! Facebook Twitter…

News Round-Up 09-16.02.2015

Two team-organised races coming up in May — Last week’s results — Blogs — Social Media Snippets — Photo of the Week — More to come… Got a story you’d like to see here? Facebook Twitter Two team-organised races coming up in May Women’s cycling has changed enormously over the last couple of years and,…

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…