Essex RC Women’s Road Race

1 Amy Brice (Velosport) 2 Mandy Bunn (West Suffolk Wheelers & Tri Club; Cat. 4) 3 Gaia Casciello (Welwyn Wheelers; Cat. 2) 4 Nicolette Chandler 5 Charlotte Colclough (Jadan; Cat. 2) 6 Jennifer Crouch (Velosport; Cat. 2) 7 Melissa Dowell (Braintree Velo; Cat. 4) 8 Hayley Edwards (Velosport; Cat. 3) 9 Anna Figliola (Icknield Road…

Stafford GP

01-02.08.2013 Official Site Stafford, England Criterium: 45 minutes + 3 laps. Kermesse  Women’s National Series 52°48’21.89″N  2° 7’0.83″W Entries open at the end of February The Stafford GP is a two-stage event consisting of a criterium and a longer kermesse. This is the third edition of the modern race, which was first held in 2010, but the…

Jupiter London Nocturne

Saturday brings us the London Nocturne, a race that bills itself as “Britain’s best night-time criterium” and which, since the first edition in 2007, has grown every year to become one of the most popular events on the domestic calendar. “I love the Nocturne events, the crowds and the atmosphere are unbeatable!” – five-time winner Hannah Barnes…

The Women’s Tour: Stage 4

Technical Guide GPX QOM 1 QOM 2 Taking place among the rolling hills of Hertfordshire, Stage 4 begins at Broxbourne Borough Offices (51°42’10.33″N  0° 2’54.09″W) – which is in Cheshunt, hometown of double Olympic gold medalist Laura Trott (she was born just over the Essex border in Harlow) rather than Broxbourne – the closest the…

The Women’s Tour: Stage 2

Technical Guide GPX QOM 1 QOM 2 Running between Hinckley in Leicestershire and Bedford, the county town of Bedfordshire, Stage 2 takes in similar rolling countryside to that seen yesterday. Along the way, the riders will pass a point 195m above sea level – not exactly alpine, but the highest point anywhere along the Tour’s…

The Women’s Tour: Stage 1

Technical Guide GPX QOM 1 QOM 2 The rolling countryside of Northamptonshire provides the backdrop for the first stage, and the numerous hills along way may be small but their cumulative effect will ensure some aching knees by the end of the day. The race starts at the Marketplace in Oundle,  then gets underway with…

Gent-Wevelgem and the Trofeo Binda

Women’s cycling fans have two of the sport’s finest races to look forward to this Sunday, and being very different events there’s plenty to appeal to everyone. We’ll have reports and results as soon as possible after the races. Gent-Wevelgem, which is in its third edition and has UCI 1.2 status for the first time…