Women’s Cycling

All the content about women’s cycling on ProCyclingUK.com – from women world tour cycling to women continental team cycling.

Articles like race previews, rider interviews, opinion pieces and analysis about the women’s pro peloton will be listed here.

Women’s Giro dell’Emilia 2022 Race Preview

Women’s Giro dell’Emilia 2022 Race Preview

The women’s Giro dell’Emilia is starting to get itself a solid list of winners in its relatively short lifetime. In the previous 8 editions, it has been won almost exclusively by the best puncheurs in the women’s peloton. The course is kinda like Fleche Wallonne in that it finishes at the top of a very steep, solid climb. But it also takes place in Italy at the start of the Autumn and has absolutely no proceeding climbs to worry about.

Multum Accountants Cycling Team is due to close at end of the 2022 season

Multum Accountants Cycling Team is due to close at end of the 2022 season

Multum Accountants has announced on Facebook that it will close at the end of the 2022 season. The team originally planned to not renew its UCI Continental team licence and run as a ‘club team’ in 2023. This potentially would have an impact on the races that it could take part in, for instance, it …

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Silvia Persico finally confirmed to UAE Team ADQ for 3 years

Silvia Persico finally confirmed to UAE Team ADQ for 3 years

It was known for some time that Silvia Persico was transferring to a Women’s WorldTour team from 2023. After a breakout season that has seen the Italian take 2 World Championship bronzes in cyclocross and road, a maiden UCI win followed by a maiden Women’s WorldTour win. With the upheavals promised at Valcar-Travel & Service …

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Annemiek van Vleuten takes incredible 2022 World Championships victory

Annemiek van Vleuten takes incredible 2022 World Championships victory

Annemiek van Vleuten took her 2nd World Championship road race victory in Wollongong with an impressive last-ditch effort that caught the other riders unaware. Attacking in the final 700 metres with the race heading for a sprint, Van Vleuten wasn’t picked up by the other riders and was able to give everything she had to …

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Annemiek van Vleuten received two fines after becoming World Champion

Annemiek van Vleuten received two fines after becoming World Champion

The new women’s World Champion, Annemiek van Vleuten was on the receiving end of a pair of fines shortly after her win in Wollongong. The Dutch star took the win with an impressive final attack that caught out riders waiting for the ideal time to sprint. With her fractured elbow wrapped up, Van Vleuten managed …

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Zoe Backstedt doubles up with gold in Juniors road race

Zoe Backstedt doubles up with gold in Juniors road race

Zoe Backstedt confirmed her favourite status by winning the Junior road race world title. Already a world champion this week with a huge ride in the individual time trial, Backstedt doubled up with yet another world champion jersey in the road race this morning. It was also another doubling up for Backstedt, with the Brit …

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Annemiek van Vleuten is back on her bike but not confirmed for Saturday’s World Championship road race

Annemiek van Vleuten is back on her bike but not confirmed for Saturday’s World Championship road race

Annemiek van Vleuten is back on the bike immediately after her crash at the mixed relay time trial, testing out the stable fracture in her elbow. Van Vleuten rode more than 60km the day after the crash and has been out again today to test her condition. Riding with teammates Ellen van Dijk and Riejanne …

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Evy Kuijpers signs with Plantur-Pura for two years, Christina Schweinberger extends

Evy Kuijpers signs with Plantur-Pura for two years, Christina Schweinberger extends

Current Human Powered Health rider Evy Kuijpers will join Plantur-Pura for 2 years from next season. The 27-year-old leaves Human Powered Health after 1 season on the WWT team. She joined them from the Liv Racing team where she had been for a number of years. Her role this year has been to pull the …

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Agnieszka Skalniak-Sojka joins Canyon SRAM Racing for 2023

Agnieszka Skalniak-Sojka joins Canyon SRAM Racing for 2023

The Polish rider Agnieszka Skalniak-Sojka has agreed to join Canyon SRAM for 2 years starting from the 2023 season. The 25-year-old has been very impressive in non-Women’s WorldTour races in 2022, with wins at the Giro Toscana, Princess Anna Vasa Tour, Lotto Belgium Tour and Gracia Orlova. Racing for the ATOM Deweloper Posciellux.pl Wroclaw team, …

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