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Women’s Durango-Durango Emakumeen Saria 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s Durango-Durango Emakumeen Saria 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

The Durango-Durango Emakumeen Saria on Sunday July 26th 2020 follows on from a pair of races earlier in the week. The Emakumeen Nafarroako Klasikoa will be the better indicator of post-lockdown form of the two races. A similar hilly parcours giving the climbers a chance to shine. The second race, Clasica Femenina Navarra, will suit …

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Women’s Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

The Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race (CEGORR) is back for its 5th edition in 2020. For the first time, it’s now a Women’s WorldTour race making it the start of the WorldTour season. All of the non-Australian teams that made the trip over the Tour Down Under have stayed on for this race. There’s …

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Women’s Tour Down Under 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s Tour Down Under 2020 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

With the Women’s Tour Down Under, the start of the 2020 season is finally here! The race kicks off on 16th January and will have 4 stages in 2020. 3 lumpy stages where the main GC battle will take place and a crit style race in Adelaide on the final day. The GC should be …

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Boels Ladies Tour 2019 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Boels Ladies Tour 2019 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

The Boels Ladies Tour starts today. It begins with a tiny tiny prologue of 3.8km at the Tom Dumoulin BikePark in Sittard. It will create some time gaps. There’s only so much time you can gain in under 4km but the course is super technical. Almost resembling a cyclocross circuit, and has a short stretch …

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Women’s GP de Plouay 2019 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Saturday sees the Women’s WorldTour take on the GP de Plouay or the GP de Plouay – Lorient Agglomération Trophée WNT to give the race its full, catchy, made-up marketing name. There’s been 17 previous editions, with honours shared equally with 5 wins for the Netherlands and the UK. Only 2 previous winner has made …

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Women’s Emakumeen Bira 2019 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Women’s Emakumeen Bira 2019 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

The Emakumeen Bira is one of the oldest continually running Women’s stage races. It’s taken place each year since 1988 in the Basque region of Spain. For 2019, the time trial is gone – replaced instead with more climbing. The first stage is lumpy but expected to finish in a bunch sprint. The start of …

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Men and Women’s Liege Bastogne Liege 2019 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

Men and Women’s Liege Bastogne Liege 2019 Preview – Tips, Contenders, Profile

This Sunday’s Liege Bastogne Liege will be the first with the new finale. Gone are the late climbs of Saint-Nicolas and Ans and replaced instead with a more or less flat run into the centre of Liege. The old favourites are still in there though – the Cols and Cotes of Stockeu, Haute-Levee, Rosier, La …

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