British Cycling

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British Women’s WorldTour racing looks set to continue – by the skin of its teeth

British Women’s WorldTour racing looks set to continue – by the skin of its teeth

Great Britain has a long history with women’s cycling. From the previous hour record holder (Ellen van Dijk recently took it from Joss Lowden) to the first British hour record holder, Millie Robinson in 1958. And when it comes to the World Championships, Lizzie Deignan’s win in 2015 is bookended by the 1960 win by …

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RideLondon Classique 2022 Race Photos

RideLondon Classique 2022 Race Photos

The RideLondon Classique finished today with its final stage. After 3 days of racing, it probably came as no surprise that Lorena Wiebes won on the Embankment in London. Wiebes dominated the RideLondon Classique this year, winning all 3 stages on her way to the overall win.

Pro-Noctis and Wiv SunGod crowned Sportsbreaks.com Tour Series champions in Manchester

Pro-Noctis and Wiv SunGod crowned Sportsbreaks.com Tour Series champions in Manchester

Pro-Noctis – Rotor – Redchilli Bikes p/b Heidi Kjeldsen and Wiv SunGod were crowned Sportsbreaks.com Tour Series champions in Manchester city centre on Tuesday night after three weeks of competition. For Wiv SunGod it was a third series title, having claimed the honours in 2018 and 2019, while for the Pro-Noctis team of British circuit …

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British Stars line up for the Women’s Tour

British Stars line up for the Women’s Tour

National road race champion Pfeiffer Georgi heads a line-up of Britain’s most talented riders heading to the eighth edition of the Women’s Tour, Britain’s leading UCI Women’s WorldTour event, next month (Monday 6 – Saturday 11 June). Georgi, who won her national title at Lincoln in October, finished eighth overall on her debut in the …

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Wins for Matt Bostock and Sammie Stuart in Clacton

Wins for Matt Bostock and Sammie Stuart in Clacton

Matt Bostock (Wiv SunGod) and Sammie Stuart (Team LDN – Brother UK) were the individual winners as the Sportsbreaks.com Tour Series hit the Essex Sunshine Coast in Clacton-on-Sea. Round five of the series saw the familiar sight of leaders Wiv SunGod back on top of the podium in the men’s team classification, countered by a …

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Harlow to host Stage 2 of the 2022 Women’s Tour

Harlow to host Stage 2 of the 2022 Women’s Tour

The Women’s Tour, Britain’s longest-running international stage race for women, will visit Harlow for the first time this June as the town hosts stage two of the race. Tuesday 7 June will see the second stage of the UCI Women’s WorldTour event starting and finishing in Harlow, with riders tackling a 91.8-kilometre (57-mile) stage into …

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First time wins a plenty in Sunderland Sportsbreaks.com Tour Series

First time wins a plenty in Sunderland Sportsbreaks.com Tour Series

The Sunderland round of the Sportsbreaks.com Tour Series saw first time wins for Blake Quick (TRINITY Racing), Sammie Stuart (Team LDN – Brother UK), and Jadan – Vive Le Velo, while also the return of Ribble Weldtite to the winner’s podium in Mowbray Park. Ribble Weldtite’s win saw the defending champions move into second in …

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Teams unveiled for 2022 Tour Series

Teams unveiled for 2022 Tour Series

Reigning champions Ribble Weldtite Pro Cycling and CAMS – Basso, former winners WiV SunGod, and fledgling New Zealand team Global 6 Cycling will be among the 26 teams competing in this year’s Tour Series. Britain’s leading televised cycle race series returns for its 13th edition in 2022, beginning in the market town of Guisborough on Bank …

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