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Megan James, Ava Oxley-Szilagi and Maddi Smith are CX Nat Champs The National Cyclocross Championships kicked off in difficult conditions on Saturday, with sunshine on Friday unable to make much difference to a course turned boggy by a week of heavy rain. Poppy Wildman (Nottingham Clarion) was favourite for the U16 race, but once the race was…

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…

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Pohl wins Ras na mBan South Netherlands team rider Stephanie Pohl won the Ras na mBan with an advantage of 7″ in the final General Classification over Eileen Roe. Pohl led the race from Stage 4 and, in the sixth stage, came third behind Roe and Grace Garner – the latter having won Stages 1…

Draai van de Kaai report by Hans van der Maarel

The Draai van de Kaai (“Turn of the Quay”) isn’t a well-known race among British fans, but it tends to attract a good selection of British riders and foreign riders on British teams – eight were due to race this year, though only three (Lucy Garner of Liv-Plantur and Jolien D’hoore and Amy Roberts of Wiggle-Honda) were on…

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Rowson Retires Penny Rowson, best known for her time with the On The Drops team for whom she rode between 2010 and 2012 and again from 2014 to 2015 after spending a season with Breast Cancer Care, has announced her immediate retirement at the age of 23. “I’m so grateful for all the opportunities which have…

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Lizzie fourth at La Course National Road Race Champion Lizzie Armitstead (Boels-Dolmans) took an impressive fourth place at the Tour de France’s La Course women’s race, finishing near the front of a group of ten riders which was just one second behind as winner Anna Van Der Breggen (Rabo-Liv) crossed the finish line after surviving…

Brits at the Women’s Tour – Stage 5 and Overall

There were some who, when they heard that the Women’s Tour was going to clash with the first ever European Games this year, said that it would be a far less exciting race than the first edition as a result. They were mistaken – just like last year, it’s been nail-biting stuff all the way…

News, Blogs and Links 15-22.06.15

Roe injured in run-up to Nationals National Circuit Race Champion Eileen Roe has suffered a broken knuckle in her right hand less than two weeks before the National Championships are due to take place in Lincolnshire at the end of the month. The crash happened when her tyres lost grip on a level crossing. The Wiggle-Honda rider…