cyclocross

Ella Picks: Belizean cyclist threatened for demanding a women’s race; the hour record battle is on; analyzing women’s cycling in the media; and more

Every week we scan the internet for the interesting stories of women’s cycling that deliver unique insight, inspire or simply make us laugh and round them all up in a weekly news digest. There was no shortage of content this week with the cyclocross season nearing its end, track season ramping up to its pinnacle event […]

Five things to know about new CX World Champion Thalita de Jong

In a nail-biter of a race, 22-year-old Thalita de Jong overcame sloppy conditions, a poor start and a 21-seconds gap to be crowned world champion in Zolder, Belgium, last week. While she may have been overlooked as a favourite, those who’ve been watching her closely were not surprised at all. The young Dutch rider of […]

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Lisa’s Mum on mechanical doping and a whole new level of committing to the rut

Lisa Jacobs is a three-time Australian cyclocross champion, a lawyer and an all round nice person that helps set the tone for a welcoming women’s scene in the fledgling world of Australian cyclocross. However, sometimes in her blogs on ridehappy.com.au she lets out her alter ego, Lisa’s Mum, who steers clear of conventional wisdom and most […]

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Faces of the Future: Seven things to know about Emma White

As part of a new series entitled ‘Faces of the Future‘, we’re taking a look at the personalities, ambitions, and palmares of some of the young and talented cyclists you might not know much about, but you’ll be hearing lots about. At just 18 years of age, road and cyclocross racer Emma White already has […]

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Ella Picks: Mud, tears, motors and rainbows

Every week we scan the internet for the interesting stories of women’s cycling that deliver unique insight, inspire or simply make us laugh and round them all up in a weekly news digest. There has been plenty happening this week, both good and bad. We have revelled in the mud of the cyclocross, hung our heads […]

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Livestream – Men’s Elite UCI Cyclocross World Championships

WATCH LIVE the Elite Men’s Race in the 2016 Cyclocross World Championships from Heusden-Zolder, Belgium on 31st January at 13.50 GMT. Note: Geo-restricted in some areas.

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Livestream – U23 UCI Cyclocross World Championships

WATCH LIVE the Under 23 Men’s Race in the 2016 Cyclocross World Championships from Heusden-Zolder, Belgium on 31st January at 09.50 GMT. Note: Geo-restricted in some areas.

Livestream – Women’s Elite UCI Cyclocross World Championships

WATCH LIVE the Elite Women’s Race in the 2016 Cyclocross World Championships from Heusden-Zolder, Belgium on 30th January at 13.50 GMT. Note: Geo-restricted in some areas.

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Ella Picks: gender equality in professional cycling, new national champs crowned, Australian summer of racing is heating up, new UCI teams and more

It’s been a few weeks since the last Ella Picks but now that the festive season has come to an end, it’s back. It’s been a few busy weeks with battles for national titles (in cyclocross and road racing) taking place across the globe. Meanwhile, everyone is prepping for the 2016 road season and we’re […]

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Ella Picks: winter riding tips; Baseball legend to support junior cyclists; transgender athlete barred from men’s race; and more

In this week’s internet roundup, we applaud Barry Bonds for providing a scholarship for junior female cyclists. We also want you to get to know 20-time Italian national champion, Eva Lechner.  And, as always, we catch up on the latest race and sponsor news and team signings. So grab a cup of coffee and enjoy! Let’s talk: […]

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