Women’s Cycling

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

Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 5 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 5 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Stage 5 should finally see a chance for the sprinters. They’ve had a hard week so far with a team time trial and then 3 lumpy stages to contend with. In true Giro Rosa fashion, even this sprint stage isn’t a guaranteed sprint. A massive Cat 2 climb takes up the middle of the stage …

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Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 4 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Another day in the Giro Rosa and Stage 4 sees another uphill finish! Stage 4’s finish shouldn’t be as steep as the finish of yesterday’s Stage 3 as it’s 2km at 7.9% average. It’s also missing the super-tough double-digit gradients. The first 1km of the climb is the toughest and the final 1km is less …

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Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 3 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Stage 3 sees a chance for the punchy climbers to take a stage win. In a finish remarkably similar to that of the Giro dell’Emilia, riders will climb just under 200 metres of elevation in around 3 km. Less steep than the epic San Luca climb, it will still test out the legs. Those who …

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Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 2 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

After the Stage 1 team time trial, Stage 2 of the 2020 Giro Rosa will provide a different test. A generally rolling uphill kind of day, the final climb is 5.8km at 6.5%. That should ensure that only the genuine GC contenders are left at the end. Those are similar numbers to the climb in …

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Women’s Giro Rosa 2020 Stage 1 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

The 2020 Giro Rosa kicks off with a 16.8km team time trial, everyone’s least favourite kind of race to watch. Luckily that’s not an issue as an there’s no live TV coverage once again. The Giro Rosa is the major stage race in the women’s road racing calendar. The winners list contains the greatest names …

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