Giro Rosa 3rd-12th July 2015

For everyone who like myself was sad to see the end of the Women’s Tour of Britain, we now have another highlight on the calendar for pro women’s cycling due to start shortly which is the Giro Rosa. This will include ten days of racing to feature a prologue, time trialling and mountain stages in … Continued

Entering the World of Time Trials :)

A ten mile time trial is something that I had been wanting to attempt for some time, and the past few weeks I can safely say I am really glad that I did

The Womens Tour is here – Stage 1

Today saw the completion of stage 1 of the Aviva Women’s Tour Of Britain Stage 1. I couldn’t be there today but I did have my field reporter Anne Nicholson there live to report on some of the action!

A Week for Womens Sport 2015 – The Womens Tour of Britain and Henley Womens Regatta

The Women’s Tour of Britain is a stage race for which I am very excited about as I will get the chance to go and watch some of the stages for myself. Last year marked the inaugural event and the 2015 tour will take place between the dates of 17-21st June. The start is in … Continued

Cycle Touring: Coasts and Castles, NCN Route 1

The Sustrans ‘Coasts and Castles’ route which is a 200 mile route running from Newcastle to Edinburgh which runs along the East Coast. This is just one of the national cycle routes, route 1 through Tyne and Wear, Northumbria and then up into Scotland. Along the way offering coastal scenery, riverside sections and then views of the Scottish hills.

Rider Profile Series : Clair

This rider profile features Clair, who I first met during a bike fit at Rutland Cycling, where Clair works. At this time I had been cycling for around six months, so it was really good to meet someone with experience and a mutual interest in cycling. We soon got talking, Clair was really encouraging when I … Continued