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 World Championship Road Race 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s World Championship Road Race 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

The 2020 Women’s World Championship Road Race takes on in Imola on Saturday 26th September. The course set up for the riders sees them take on 5 laps of a 27.8km circuit. Each lap contains two stiff climbs, the Mazzolano and the Cima Gallisterna. The Mazzolano lasts 2.8km at an average of 5.9% – the …

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Women’s World Championship Time Trial 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s World Championship Time Trial 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

This year’s Cycling World Championships are taking place at Imola in Italy. The Coronavirus crisis enforced a move from Switzerland to Italy and a course involving the Imola race circuit. Formerly used in Formula 1 and famous for the death place of champion Ayrton Senna, Imola is handily placed next to a decent hill too. …

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Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 9 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Stage 9 is the final stage of this year’s Giro Rosa. We’ve seen some great racing and some heart-breaking crashes along the way. Stage 9 is firmly a GC contest and may see some big swings in the general classification. With the unfortunate demise of Annemiek van Vleuten, it’s a battle between a couple of …

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Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 8 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 8 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Stage 8 of the 2020 Giro Rosa sees riders tackle another steep finishing climb. The final climb is 5.6km at 8.1% all in all but the first part is the steepest. Riders get to suffer 3km at 12% before it flattens out to just 1-2% for 2 km. Then the final 600 metres end with …

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Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 7 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 7 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Stage 7 of the Giro Rosa will see the battle for the pink jersey resume. An early climb will then see an extended flat period. The riders then drop down and do a smaller climb before crossing the finish line for the first time. The riders will then tackle the 200 metres of climbing on …

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Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 6 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

After a stage earmarked for the sprinters, Stage 6 has a whiff of the breakaway about it. It’s a rolling stage with some lumps but nothing particularly massive. If the sprinters teams want to keep the race all together they could give it a go though. After 6 days of racing, it’s likely the GC …

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