Brits at the Thüringen Rundfahrt

With ten British riders at the Tour de France, the media are even less likely than usual to pay any attention to the six British riders currently racing at the Thüringen Rundfahrt der Frauen. A pity, because it’s been a superb race and – just like Froome, Thomas and the rest – Hayley Simmonds, Nikki Harris, Lucy…

Women’s Cycling News Round-Up 15-22.09.2014

Colombian kit causes a furore — Brits Abroad: Simmonds, Coldwell, Garner — Norwegian riders mount protest — Transfer News — Shorts and Interesting Links -m- More to come   World gets in a tizz over… a strange kit A photo of the Colombian women’s team at the Giro Toscana sparked much discussion over the weekend,…

Women’s Cycling News Round-Up 08-15.09.2014

Coldwell 20th at Tour de l’Ardèche — Estado de Mexico-Faren-Kuota technical director accused — What’s happening at Wiggle-Honda? — Transfer News — Shorts and Interesting Links — More to come…   Lucy Coldwell 20th at Tour de l’Ardèche Glasgow’s Lucy Coldwell took 20th place overall at the Tour de l’Ardèche, in doing so taking a big step towards her…

Ladies’ Tour of Norway

The first provisional start lists published for the Tour of Norway did not include any British riders; however, the final start list, published shortly before the race got underway with a tricky prologue time trial on the 15th of August, showed that Servetto-Footon had formed a mixed team that would include  Alice Cobb (Squadra Donne) and Lucy Coldwell (Velosport-Pasta Montegrappa). The race consisted of…