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Lizzie fourth at La Course National Road Race Champion Lizzie Armitstead (Boels-Dolmans) took an impressive fourth place at the Tour de France’s La Course women’s race, finishing near the front of a group of ten riders which was just one second behind as winner Anna Van Der Breggen (Rabo-Liv) crossed the finish line after surviving…

Brits at the Women’s Tour – Stage 2

Stage 2 – Braintree to Clacton Following the accident yesterday, when a gust of wind blew her into the official photographers waiting beyond the finish line right after she’d won the start today. The Otley-born rider, with the Boels-Dolmans team, was given oxygen and placed in a neck brace following the crash and airlifted to…

Women’s Cycling News Round-up 22-29.09.2014

Lowther 7th at Junior World ITT — Sports Tours owner Fred Done increases support of women’s cycling — Transfer News — Shorts and Interesting Links Latest: Three-day Tour of Yorkshire will include women’s race, say organisers Welcome To Yorkshire and Amaury Sport Organisation. The race will run between 1-3 May 2015; it is not yet…

The British in Brittany – Storey 12th at Tour de Bretagne

Prologue Sarah Storey was the fastest British rider in the Prologue, an individual time trial at Pledran – the Pearl Izumi-Sports Tours International rider was 5″ slower around the 2.3km parcours than winner Elisa Longo Borghini of Hitec Products, who managed it in 3’13. Five riders, in addition to Longo Borghini, were faster than Storey; the…