Junior National Championships and Wallingford Festival of Cycling

The Championship Sunday the 16th July saw a group of young women get the parity of competition they had been previously denied when the first standalone British National Junior Women’s Road Race Championship formed the centrepiece of the Wallingford Festival of Cycling. The course was made up of two laps of a short circuit that took…

Results & Comment

Neutral Service is always interested in road, crit, cyclocross and time trial race reports, from any women’s/girls’ race in the United Kingdom or abroad in the case of overseas events with significant British interest, whether written by riders, race organisers or fans. Fancy helping out? Find us for a chat on Twitter and Facebook. Organisers…

Results & Comment

Neutral Service is always interested in road, crit, cyclocross and time trial race reports, from any women’s/girls’ race in the United Kingdom or abroad in the case of overseas events with significant British interest, whether written by riders, race organisers or fans. Fancy helping out? Find us for a chat on Twitter and Facebook. Organisers…

Brits at the Tour of Norway

Results and latest news below When they saw the parcours of the 2014 Women’s Tour of Norway, several fans thought it was a pity that the race didn’t spend a bit more time showing off the countryside of the nation frequently called the most beautiful on Earth. While Norway is indeed very, very beautiful and so…

Ixworth Crits

Unusually for the early May bank holiday, the weather turned out to be very fine on the morning of this year’s Ixworth Crits, ensuring a large and happy crowd made up of residents of the Suffolk village and cycling fans from further afield – great news for women’s cycling because, due to high popularity with riders…

Shorts, Blogs and Links

Medway Velo 10-Mile with equal prizes When major events featuring professionals riding at the very top of the sport argue they can’t arrange equal prizes for male and female athletes, you could be forgiven for thinking that domestic races for amateur riders wouldn’t stand a chance of managing it. However, time and time again they…

News Round-Up 29.12.2014-05.01.2015

Young rider assaulted by adult male — Doncaster Crit route changes — Harrogate Nova road race seeks female riders — Interesting Links — Photo of the Week — More to come… Latest UK women’s cycling transfer news   Young rider assaulted by adult male Many, though by no means all, cyclists will at some point have…

Stafford GP

01-02.08.2013 Official Site Stafford, England Criterium: 45 minutes + 3 laps. Kermesse  Women’s National Series 52°48’21.89″N  2° 7’0.83″W Entries open at the end of February The Stafford GP is a two-stage event consisting of a criterium and a longer kermesse. This is the third edition of the modern race, which was first held in 2010, but the…

Roe wins National Circuit Champs

Matrix-Vulpine piled on the pressure throughout with Jessie Walker’s seemingly unlimited propensity to attack, splitting the bunch as rivals tried to catch her for the three laps during which she led the race. When she wasn’t attacking, her team mate Jo Tindley took over; they might not have got the results they wanted – though 8th (Walker)…

Sheffield GP needs entries to avoid cancellation – fast!

With one month to go before race day, the women’s crit at the Sheffield GP is in dire risk of being cancelled due to a lack of entries – at the time of writing, only 14 riders have signed up to take part. Organisers will decide whether or not the event can go ahead this…