The Tour de l’Aude Cycliste Feminin starts tomorrow 14 May to 24 May in the Aude region of southern France. It is the longest running UCI event on the women’s elite cycle racing calendar and is often referred to as the women’s Tour de France. It is known as the toughest women’s tour and consists of 10 consecutive days [...]
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This weekend brings the third round of the UCI Women’s World Cup series, the Damesronde van Drenthe. The race takes place on Saturday in Drenthe, in the Netherlands. The 135km race is largely flat, but this does not mean it will be easy. Wind, cobbles and one short sharp climb make the course worthy of a World Cup [...]
Cool footage of the women’s Ronde van Vlaanderen. It is inspirational to see such enthusiasm in women’s cycling! Unfortunately the video footage is only in Flemish, but it’s a nice summary of the race.