ICYMI – Women’s Cycling News

Neutral Service’s monthly (or thereabouts) women’s cycling news round-up To stay up to date with all the latest news, follow NS on Facebook and search #womenscycling on Twitter New sponsor, rider and kit for Matrix One of Britain’s longest-lived women’s cycling teams, Matrix Procycling, has announced it’s entered into a partnership with Lazer Sport, the well-known…

Matrix GP – Croydon in pictures

A bit of a crashfest, this third round of the 2015 Matrix GP – with several incidents in both the women’s and men’s events, which raised the question of whether the very tight circuit with a bottleneck right after the startline and a hairpin bend at the southern end was really suited to an event…

Matrix Series: Redditch

With Redditch being the penultimate round of the 2014 Matrix Tour Series, Pearl Izumi-Sports Tours set out to put pressure on Series leader Eileen Roe and her Starley-Primal squad in preparation for the final showdown at Woking next week – they looked to have the Team trophy in the bag already with a 19-point advantage over Matrix-Vulpine (140…

Archibald wins Edinburgh

The Matrix Tour Series’ first ever round north of the River Tweed was always going to become a skirmish among the Scottish riders, of which there seem to have been a large number on the British women’s domestic circuit over the last two years, and generated the biggest crowds of the Series so far as fans eager to…

Women’s Cycling News Round-Up 21-28.05.2014

 Peterborough eager for more as Eileen Roe wins Round 2 of Matrix Tour Series; women’s race receives imporoved coverage – New Eileen Sheridan film for Yorks Cycle Festival – Laura Trott and Jason Kenny don’t want a women’s TdF – Links Peterborough wants more Tour Series The city of Peterborough is keen to host future rounds of…

Matrix Tour Series – Round 2, Peterborough

Had the rain forecast from 14:00 to 21:00 ever have come, the tight circuit next to Peterborough’s 12th Century cathedral would have been very different and the three corners might well have given the riders some serious problems. However, despite a few grey spells the rain never did fall and for much of the afternoon the…