Helen Wyman’s new team: Xypex-Verge Sport

Following a huge build-up in which she’s been dropping typically humorous hints and teasers on social media, nine-time National Cyclocross Champion, twice European Cyclocross Champion (and, Neutral Service still insists, future World Cyclocross Champion) Helen Wyman has announced her new team, following the end of her long sponsorship deal with Kona. Since she’s one of…

ICYMI – women’s cycling news and views

Team Wiggins Women Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins says he plans to have a U23 women’s team running alongside the Team Wiggins U23 men’s squad by 2018. Wiggins, whose daughter Isabella is currently racing in U12 events, has some history backing women’s cycling – his Bradley Wiggins Foundation supported the Wiggle-Honda (now Wiggle-High5) team in…

News

Introducing Team Ford Ecoboost! These days new teams start up every year, some of which immediately have that aura which says they’ll be successful (WNT, for example), others less so. When a new team is run by no less a figure than two-time National Road Series Champion and current National Circuit Race Champ Nikki Juniper,…

UK Domestic Transfer News 2015/16 – Version 2!

  We’re well into Transfer Season now with numerous teams having already announced their full 2016 line-ups, while several others have almost filled all their places. To the best of our knowledge, this is the most complete list of transfers, new teams and team closures in British women’s cycling anywhere on the internet – keep…

UK Domestic Transfer News 2015/16

With news arriving so fast during Transfer Season, this article is too far down our list and as a result became too hard to find without a direct link – so from today, it’ll no longer be updated. For the latest, click on the link below… Latest Transfer News   Believe it or not, it’s…

New Races

Everybody knows there are as many different reasons women often can’t commit to races as early as the might like (and in some cases, simply don’t want to – which is a perfectly valid reason too), and Neutral Service certainly isn’t going to go hectoring riders about what they should and shouldn’t enter. However, when a…

Welcome the Woodstock Classic

Just a few years ago, it was a tough job finding any women’s bike races in the UK at all. Ever since the women’s road race at the 2012 Olympics and after the unparalleled success of the Women’s Tour, that’s all changed. Women’s cycling has been growing fast and continues to do so, and while…

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…

News Round-Up 15-22.12.2014

New Norfolk summer CX series — New women’s race series for South England — Tribute to Billie — Last week’s results — Transfers and Team News — Interesting Links — Photos of the Week — more to come… Norfolkcross – summer CX series in the pipeline East Anglia looks set to gain a new summer cyclocross…