Boels Rental Ladies Tour 2017 Stage 5

Hello hills! You don’t realise you miss varied terrain until you don’t have it. The Limburg hills were a welcome change of scenery from the week so far and there were huge crowds out to see the race off in Stamproy. Following the final few kilometres on Twitter with Annemiek and Anna battling it out […]

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Tour of California 2017

Before we start, lets get one thing out of the way… the organisers of the Tour of California really know how to do press rooms! At many women’s races you’re lucky to get a table with a plug socket, and resort to using your phone to upload photos because the internet is so slow, never […]

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Women’s Liège Bastogne Liège 2017

So Anna completed the set of Ardennes victories, whilst Lizzie and Kasia got the complete set of silver and bronzes respectively. But that’s not the most remarkable thing this week. The Women’s Liège Bastogne Liège course is a toughie. Yes, it’s back loaded, with hardest climbs in the final third but it’s rarely flat on the […]

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La Flèche Wallonne Femmes 2017

Two from two: it seems Anna van der Breggen is on for the perfect Ardennes week after completing her hatrick of wins at La Flèche Wallonne Femmes. It’s hard to believe the Spring is almost over already and it’s time for stage races to dominate the race calendar. Here’s a few photos from a sunny but freezing cold day […]

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Women’s Amstel Gold Race 2017

There we have it, the first Women’s Amstel Gold Race in ages! Super-happy for for Anna van der Breggen getting the win today. It’s nice to see a ‘Dutchie’ winning a big race at home. Although Anna’s victory is only the second best thing I saw today, after pulling up outside our apartment for the week, […]

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