Another British squad at Tour de Yorkshire

Following the decision of UCI professional team Cervelo Bigla not to compete in the upcoming Tour de Yorkshire, race organisers have invited British squad Sunsport Velo to take their place. “We wish to express our gratitude to the organisers for giving us this wonderful opportunity,” says team owner Neil Lee, “and can assure everyone that we…

Guest Blog: Alice Miller – Cyclefit

Alice Miller, who is racing this season with the new eliteVelo-Kalas squad, used to work for the respected Cyclefit bike-fitting company. Since she has insider knowledge of how their processes and methods work, Neutral Service asked her to write a report on her recent visit to them and explain why all riders should consider a…

10 Minutes With… Deborah John

Welsh cyclist Deborah John has only appeared on the British racing scene in the last few years, but she’s been riding for a long time – in fact, she first developed an interest in the sport before many of the women she races against were even born. Follow Deborah on Twitter   When and how…

Tickhill GP report and gallery

  Giant Sheffield Women’s E/1/2/3 Report With all the issues that women’s cycling faces, it’s too easy to become cynical. Lack of sponsorship means there simply isn’t enough money to drive the sport’s development – which is precisely what is needed to attract more sponsorship. This endangers our the sport’s future and it’s right that…

YESSS Tickhill Velo GP interview: “Make your women’s race your number one priority!”

Right now, women’s cycling is in excellent health in the United Kingdom after many years during which it seemed to be only just hanging onto life. Britain has always produced excellent female cyclists – Marguerite Wilson, Edith Atkins and Eileen Sheridan, whose careers began three-quarters of a century ago, Eileen Gray who raced with the…