Essex Giro

Saturday 23rd April saw the Essex Giro, the second round of the HSBC British Cycling National Women’s Road Series, held on a course taking in the villages of Thurlow, Great Wratting and Withersfield in the county of Suffolk. The twelve laps of this shortish course were to be ridden for a total race distance of 95km….

Essex Giro

Neutral Service is firmly convinced that the Essex Giro is a race that deserves far more attention than it gets. Each year, if offers a great variety of racing suiting several different types of riders, keeping things interesting and making it very difficult to predict a winner. What’s more, it takes place near to several…

News

BC reveals 2016 Road Series details British Cycling has announced the dates of races making up the 2016 Women’s Road Series – and the good news is that the Series is up to nine events thanks to the addition of three new races and the return of the Essex Giro 2-Day, which was cancelled last year. Manx…

Upcoming Races

With the Giro Rosa (and some men’s race going on in France in the run-up to La Course), it’s easy to forget how much superb women’s cycling goes on here at home, too. There aren’t quite so many events over the next couple of weeks as normal, but chances are there’s something not too far…

“Maybe the UK can become the new Belgium” – Huw Williams interviews Dame Sarah Storey

Huw Williams talks to Dame Sarah Storey The latest round of the 2014 British Cycling Women’s Road Series has just finished and everyone is wandering around shell-shocked. The race we’ve just witnessed, 75 miles on an open road whose surface was devastated by overnight rain, was a war of attrition and the riders are all…

Women’s Cycling News Round-up 14-21.07.2014

Storey wins Essex Giro overall as Massey wins road race — Armitstead second overall at Thüringen — Russian Zabelinskaya fails dope test — Links — Upcoming British and UCI events Laura Massey wins Essex Giro road race; Sarah Storey wins overall Massey (Epic-Scott), having joined Gillian Taylor (Fusion-Gearclub Bike Science) in a two-rider break near the…