Team Ford Ecoboost 2017

At the beginning of 2016, the announcement of a new team called Ford Ecoboost made quite a splash – the team had, after all, been set up by Nikki Juniper, one of the most highly-respected riders on the British circuit with a palmares to match, and she’d managed to bring a brand well-known around the…

Results and Comment

28.02 Primavera RR Initially planned as a pursuit format race, last-minute logistical issues saw the first ever Primavera (which replaces the Springtime Pursuits, held in the SW for many years) switch to a standard RR format. With a rider like Jonathan Tiernan-Locke (ex-Team Sky, returning from a doping ban) in the men’s E/1/2/3, the women’s…

News

WERL Race Training Race training days are invaluable for people taking up competitive cycling for the first time – taking place on a dedicated, bikes-only track away from traffic there’s no better way to learn techniques, race etiquette and how to ride in a bunch – but they’re also very useful for more experienced riders at…

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…

News, Blogs & Links 22-29.06.15

Massey wins Curlew Cup Ikon-Mazda’s Laura Massey picked up her most impressive victory so far in what has already been a successful season for the Cambridge rider when she won the Curlew Cup – a race which is widely considered the toughest of the British Cycling Women’s Road Series. Massey, who rides for the IKON-Mazda team, won…

Ten Minutes With… EliteVelo-Kalas

Roy and Karen Wyle Smith run EliteVelo-Kalas Sportswear, a new women’s team formed from BikePure-Lemond-Aspire-Velotech which closed down at the end of 2014. With an excellent website, the team has a slick and professional image; an impressive roster of riders ought to give them some good results to match. Roy and Karen took the time to…