Race results and comment 29.11-06.12

The eagle-eyed among you will note that these results are from the last two-and-a-bit weeks, rather than the last week as is Neutral Service’s aim – been a bit busy this week! Ride of the Week – Sophie Wright, National Trophy, 29.11 The Ipswich round was 16-year-old Sophie’s very first appearance in the National Trophy…

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…

Guest Blog: Alex Willey – Forza Season Opener

Alex Willey rides for new Wales-based squad Onit Cycles, a team set up by her father Roger to provide a home for women coming into cycling from other sports or “who are too old to take part in the teenage orientated development programmes.” This is her report on the Forza Season Opener race which took place on…

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…