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Comment: Cycling’s Social Dilemma

Chloe Dygert and Quinn Simmons have both been 'chastised' recently for expressing their opinions on social media. Maybe you don't agree with their views, but we are all allowed to think what we want, or are we? A fool uttereth all his mind: But a wise man keepeth it in till afterwards {Proverbs 29:11}. Ed Hood vents his thoughts.

Nutrition for Those Amazing Women in Cycling!

Toolbox: Over the past few years we have been witnessing a very positive growth in women’s cycling, with not only an increasing number of athletes in the pro ranks, but also in the number of amateur and recreational riders. While some of the best WorldTour cycling teams have a female UCI team, information on specific nutrition for female cycling It is still scarce.

WORLDS’18 WOMEN’S TT: Triple Dutch!

PeloPics: The Dutch team took all three medals in the woman's time trial on Tuesday afternoon in Innsbruck-Tirol, Austria. Annemiek van Vleuten won the individual race for an entirely Dutch podium, completed by Anna van der Breggen and Ellen van Dijk, who finished second and third respectively.

Sexism And Abuse In Women’s Pro Cycling

A legacy of abuse and sexism unfortunately continues to simmer just beneath the surface of women’s professional cycling – and particularly within the smaller and more thinly-supported teams. Steve Maxwell and Joe Harris from the Outerline talk to riders and suggest how to 'strengthen all of global pro cycling'.

Status Of Women’s Cycling – Part 1: Discussion With Iris Slappendel

Interview: Iris Slappendel was one of the most consistent one-day riders of her generation, adept at timing a winning move, and at strategically setting up her teammates for victory. The former top professional had many great moments in her career, numerous high placings and teammates’ victories in top-tier races. Her most notable career achievement was an unexpected and hard-fought National Championship of the Netherlands in 2014.