Results & Comment

22.06.2016 Ilkley Town Centre Crit 1. Rebecca Womersley (Drops; Cat. 2) 15pts 2. Henrietta Colborne (Ford Ecoboost; Cat. 1) 12pts 3. Annabel Simpson (Drops; Cat. 2) 10pts 4. Hannah Larbalestier (University of Bath CC; Cat. 2) 8pts 5. Madeleine Scott (SunSport Velo; Cat. 2) 6pts 6. Sophie Thackray (SunSport Velo; Cat. 3) 5pts 7. Stephanie…

Results and Comment

29.05.2016 North Bucks Festival Women’s GP A thirteen-strong break made up of victory contenders from all the teams looked set to dominate the race from the first lap, but lost much of its impetus during an accident that could easily have been much, much worse: a group of horseriders, likely in reponse to one of…

News

National Trophy ends in Milton Keynes Temperatures hovering around zero and a couple of inches of snow didn’t prevent a good turn-out for the final round of the 2015/16 National Trophy at the Milton Keynes Bowl last Sunday, with several of the top names in British cyclocross gathering to race in the mud. The crowds were respectable…

This Week’s Races 18-24.06.15

18.06.15 South-East Aviva Women’s Tour Stage 2 UCI 2:1 Braintree – Clacton It’s not the longest and it’s not the toughest, but let’s not beat around the bush here: the Women’s Tour is the biggest and best event in women’s cycling, a Grand Tour in all but name (and length). All the info you need is…

Results 19-27.05.15

19.05.15 Behind The Bikeshed’s Summer Series #5 1 Ruby Chappell (Behind The Bikeshed; Cat. 1) The Gannets Stourport League Bottle Returns 1 Rosemary Homer (Revolutions Racing; Cat. 2) 2 Katie Price (Hereford & District Wheelers) 3 Steph Clayton (Stafford RC; Cat. 4) SwiftCarbon Southdown Velo Goodwood Series #3 TBC Total Cycle Coach Womens Series #2…

This Week’s Races

Sat 23.05.15 Scotland Sharon Argue Memorial Trophy (Scottish National Women’s RR Series) E/1/2/3/4, 64km When one considers how many of the UK’s top female cyclists are from Scotland, it seems strange that there are relatively few races for them in their homeland (and when one considers how beautiful and perfect for cycling Scotland is, it’s…

British Race Results

It’s been a busy weekend in British women’s cycling with no fewer than fourteen races going on around the country. The biggest was the Dave Peck Memorial at Virginia Water in Surrey – as the second round of the ever-more-popular Women’s Team Series, it drew a strong field of riders despite awful weather conditions, but…