Carmen Small

Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Alexander Kristoff wins stage 2 of the Tour of Qatar; UCI Discliplinary Commission deems Paolini’s cocaine positive as recreational, will not suspend Katusha; Riders react to Doha Worlds course; Santaromita on Orica-GreenEdge tenure – ‘The longer it went on, the worse it got’; Carmen Small’s Road […]


Carmen Small’s Road to Rio: ‘the racing will be more dynamic this year than ever before’

As the UCI road calendar kicked off at the Santos Women’s Tour in Australia last week and women’s peloton is now  readying themselves for action in Qatar, American Carmen Small has yet to put the first race kilometres to her name. Cervélo-Bigla was not invited to Qatar, which was a disappointment to say the least. […]

Ella Eats: Carmen Small’s three favourite recovery recipes

A former US national time trial champion, UCI world champion bronze medalist and two-time team time trial world champion, Cervélo-Bigla’s Carmen Small knows a thing or two about the importance of recovering well. In addition to massages and rest, nutrition is key to rebuild your muscles. While Small’s prowess on the bike is well known, her second […]


All eyes on Rio: Bigla tailors roster with Olympics in mind

With the Olympic games looming in the summer, most teams and riders have their eyes set on Olympic glory. For the Cervélo Bigla Pro Cycling team it’s their major focus, so much so that team management has tailored their entire season campaign and roster around Rio. While adding new partners –including new title sponsor Cervélo–, the team roster was […]

Ella Picks: Women’s cycling content we loved this week

It’s back! Ella Picks Monday is our effort to share with you the best, most important or most interesting content we stumbled upon over the past week. We’re the first to admit that our attention over the last few days has been squarely on the all-exciting Giro Rosa (more on that below); yet, we’ve still […]


New team, new challenge: Carmen Small’s road to Rio continues with Bigla

This is a big week for Pan-Am gold medalist, Carmen Small. She flew to Europe on Tuesday where a new bike, new team and new adventure awaits her. Small signed with Bigla Pro Cycling Team less than 10 days ago, and on Friday she’ll line up in the blue-and-white kit for the Giro Rosa, her […]


Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the Daily News Digest: Orica GreenEdge names best all round Tour de France team in its history; RCS Sport announces return of its ‘Trittico di Autunno’ trio of races; Alpecin to drop ‘doping for your hair’ slogan during the Tour de France; Small to debut for Bigla Pro Cycling in the […]


Ella Picks: Women’s cycling content we loved this week

It’s that time of the week again. Ella Picks Monday is our attempt to bring you the best, most important or most interesting content we stumbled upon over the past week –and oh man was this week jam-packed with good finds. Our picks for the week include various video clips out of National Road Championships […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: National championships round-up; Bjarne Riis gives first interview after Danish doping report; Nacer Bouhanni crashes in French nationals, out of Tour de France?; Giro heads back to the Netherlands for 2016 start; Kessiakoff on Astana’s pressurising of riders, team’s licence woes, Nibali’s panache and an […]


Ella Picks: Women’s cycling content we loved this week

It’s Ella Picks Monday, and we’re handling this week’s link round-up of the best women’s cycling content we read and watched this week a little bit differently because there was just so much of it. Our picks for the week include updates on Carmen Small’s gutsy ride in the elite men’s field at the North […]