Category: women’s cycling

Zetta Hills and a friend cycling on the Thames…

Zetta Hills and a friend cycling on the Thames, ca 1920.

Joyce Barry, Malvern Star BSA, advertising mil…

Joyce Barry, Malvern Star BSA, advertising milk, September 1939. Barry was a record-breaking endurance cyclist from Australia.

Bernard Hinault celebrates victory in the 1985…

Bernard Hinault celebrates victory in the 1985 Tour de France, alongside the Italian racer Maria Canins, winner of the women’s Tour de France.

Beryl Burton

Beryl Burton

Hannah Barnes wins Stage 3, 2017 Giro Rosa – via HANNAH BARNES,…

Hannah Barnes wins Stage 3, 2017 Giro Rosa – via HANNAH BARNES, FRECCIA INGLESE A SAN VENDEMIANO

1.   Hannah Barnes (GBr) Canyon-SRAM, 2:27:49
2.   Lotta Lepistö (Fin) Cervélo-Bigla, s.t.
3.   Kirsten Wild (Ned) Cylance, s.t.
4.   Roxane Fournier (Fra) FDJ-Nouvelle Aquitaine-Futuroscope, s.t.
5.   Amalie Dideriksen (Den) Boels-Dolmans, s.t.
6.   Chloe Hosking (Aus) Alé Cipollini, s.t.
7.   Emilie Moberg (Nor) Hitec Products, s.t.
8.   Giorgia Bronzini (Ita) Wiggle High5, s.t.
9.   Maria Giulia Confalonieri (Ita) Lensworld-Kuota, s.t.
10. Ilaria Sanguinetti (Ita) BePink Cogeas, s.t.

Annemiek van Vleuten wins Stage 2 of the 2017 Giro Rosa – via…

Annemiek van Vleuten wins Stage 2 of the 2017 Giro Rosa – via ORICA-Scott’s Giro Rosa facebook album

1. Annemiek van Vleuten (Ned) ORICA-Scott, 3:11:51
2. Anna van der Breggn (Ned) Boels Dolmans, s.t.
3. Elisa Longo Borghini (Ita) Wiggle High5), s.t.
4. Katarzyna Niewiadoma (Pol) WM3 Procycling, + 01:54
5. Megan Guarnier (USA) Boels Dolmans, s.t.
6. Shara Gillow (Aus) FDJ-Nouvelle Aquitaine-Futuroscope, s.t.
7. Amanda Spratt (Aus) ORICA-Scott, s.t.
8. Yevgeniya Vysotska (Ukr) Conceria Zabri-Fanini-Guerciotti, + 01:59
9. Lucinda Brand (Ned) Sunweb, + 02:37
10. Arlenis Sierra (Cub) Astana, s.t.

Annemiek van Vleuten wins Stage 2 of the 2017 Giro Rosa – via…

Annemiek van Vleuten wins Stage 2 of the 2017 Giro Rosa – via DOPPIO TRIONFO OLANDESE A MONTEREALE VALCELLINA

1. Annemiek van Vleuten (Ned) ORICA-Scott, 3:11:51
2. Anna van der Breggn (Ned) Boels Dolmans, s.t.
3. Elisa Longo Borghini (Ita) Wiggle High5), s.t.
4. Katarzyna Niewiadoma (Pol) WM3 Procycling, + 01:54
5. Megan Guarnier (USA) Boels Dolmans, s.t.
6. Shara Gillow (Aus) FDJ-Nouvelle Aquitaine-Futuroscope, s.t.
7. Amanda Spratt (Aus) ORICA-Scott, s.t.
8. Yevgeniya Vysotska (Ukr) Conceria Zabri-Fanini-Guerciotti, + 01:59
9. Lucinda Brand (Ned) Sunweb, + 02:37
10. Arlenis Sierra (Cub) Astana,s.t.

Giro Rosa 2017 2ª tappa Zoppola – Montereale Valcellina -…

Giro Rosa 2017 2ª tappa Zoppola – Montereale Valcellina – YouTube

Ovo Women’s Tour 2017 stage 1 highlights – YouTube

Ovo Women’s Tour 2017 stage 1 highlights – YouTube

2017 UCI Women’s WorldTour – OVO Energy Women’s Tour…

2017 UCI Women’s WorldTour – OVO Energy Women’s Tour – Stage 1 HIGHLIGHTS – YouTube)

This was pretty much my ideal stage – I love a plucky escape attempt, and the peloton cocking up the tactics!