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Rowson Retires Penny Rowson, best known for her time with the On The Drops team for whom she rode between 2010 and 2012 and again from 2014 to 2015 after spending a season with Breast Cancer Care, has announced her immediate retirement at the age of 23. “I’m so grateful for all the opportunities which have…

Brits Abroad

The weekend was spectacular for Britain’s female cyclists racing abroad with Lizzie Armistead winning the highly prestigious Trofeo Binda round of the World Cup for her Boels-Dolmans team while Molly Weaver and Christina Siggaard of Matrix Pro Cycling both broke into the top 20 at Gent-Wevelgem. Armitstead won the World Cup last year following a superb…

Shorts, Links and Blogs

Rather than the weekly news reports we’ve had up until now (tl;dr!), Neutral Service is going to feature more standalone articles in future. This is the place for items too short to merit a page to themselves and links to other websites. eliteVelo-Kalas Women’s Team Series report — Another chance to train with the WERL…

News 09-16.03.15

Giant Sheffield sponsors second Tickhill GP — St. Helens CRC Pimbo report — Wiggle-Honda wins at Omloop van het Hageland as Matrix Pro Cycling break into top 20 — Tour de Yorkshire adds women’s race – but only a one-day event — Donation put to good use as WERL adds Masters category — More women’s…

UK Domestic Transfer News (Version 3!)

The majority of British women’s teams have revealed their 2015 rosters now – one or two are still keeping quiet and others still have a few places to be filled, but we have a good impression of how the peloton will look this season. Some teams remain much the same as in 2014, some are…

News Round-Up 05-12.01.2015

First teams confirmed for Women’s Tour — Doncaster Crit course changes — Velopark introduces women-only track tasters — Last Week’s Results, inc. Sinéad Burke’s Ripley Castle CX report — Team and Transfer News — Blogs — Photo of the Week — More to come First teams confirmed for Women’s Tour The first two teams to be confirmed…

UK Domestic Transfer News

Transfer season has been underway for some time now and we’re starting to get a real impression of how the British women’s peloton will look in 2015: some teams remain much the same as in 2014, some are changing beyond recognition and one – Matrix-Vulpine – is moving on to race with the best riders in…

UK Domestic Transfer News

Many teams will be officially revealing their 2015 rosters in the next few weeks; however, as usual, some preferred to get the news out early and plenty of information has managed to escape into the wild. This is everything we’ve managed to find out so far.   Aprire Factory Racing New team managed by Phil…

Women’s Cycling News Round-Up 01-08.09.2014

No Brits for Elite Women’s Worlds TT — Laura Trott to Matrix-Vulpine — Newport Nocturne — VeloPark Women’s League Update — US Worlds team — Kirsten Wild to Hitec Products and more transfer news — Tweet of the Week No Brits for Elite Women’s Worlds TT In a move that has drawn criticism from fans,…

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…