Elisa Longo Borghini

Top 10 female pros to watch for in 2016

With the introduction of the UCI Women’s World Tour and the Olympics taking place in Rio later this summer, the 2016 season will be one to remember. Throughout the off season, new teams emerged, riders transferred and some influential riders are making a comeback out of injury or retirement. The excitement around this coming season […]

Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Esteban Chaves wins the inaugural Abu Dhabi Tour; Matteo Trentin sprints to victory in fastest-ever Paris-Tours; Jan Bakelants wins men’s Giro dell’Emilia; Elisa Longo Borghini wins women’s Giro dell’Emilia; Sonny Colbrelli takes Gran Premio Bruno Beghelli victory; Daniele Colli wraps up Tour of China I […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Mads Würtz wins U23 men’s ITT world title; Chloe Dygert takes gold in junior women’s ITT world championships; Tony Martin confirms shot at hour record, but not in 2016; Season over for Mark Cavendish after shoulder surgery; Giorgia Bronzini and Elisa Longo Borghini renew with […]


Highlights from the 2015 UCI Women Road World Cup

The UCI Woman Road World Cup series came to a close last weekend in Plouay, France. Lizzie Armitstead (Boels-Dolmans) sprinted from a small group to win the tenth and final round – and repeat as the overall winner. The 18th edition of the World Cup series is likely the last as the UCI has unveiled […]


GP de Plouay to determine the last-ever winner of a women’s World Cup

Nine rounds down, only one race remains in the UCI Women Road World Cup. Not only is it the final World Cup of the season, it’s likely the final World Cup ever. The UCI has confirmed plans to roll out the Women’s World Tour next year, which means an end to the World Cup series, […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Tim Wellens wins the Eneco Tour; Rein Taaramae claims overall title at the Arctic Race of Norway; Elisa Longo Borghini wins La Route de France; Alexander Geniez secures overall at Tour de l’Ain; Megan Guarnier wins Ladies Tour of Norway; Paddy Bevin wins the Tour […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Tom Boonen sprints to stage 3 Eneco Tour victory; Nacer Bouhanni wins stage 1 of the Tour de l’Ain; Elisa Longo Borghini solos to stage 3 win at La Route de France; Schweizer leads Tour of the Great South Coast after two stages; FDJ sends […]


Mayuko Hagiwara wins Giro Rosa stage six to become first Japanese rider to win at Italian Grand Tour

Mayuko Hagiwara (Wiggle Honda) became the first Japanese rider to win a stage of the Giro Rosa on Thursday with a stunning solo victory into Morbegno. The five-time Japanese national road champion launched a bold attack on the last of three climbs, riding alone for nearly 30 kilometres before crossing the stage six finish line […]


Photo gallery: 2015 Philly Cycling Classic

On Sunday, June 7, Lizzie Armitstead (Boels-Dolmans) climbed to her second UCI Women Road World Cup victory of the season after passing Elisa Longo Borghini (Wiggle Honda) just 50 metres before the top of the Manayunk Wall in Philadelphia. With the Philly Cycling Classic win , Armitstead pulled on the World Cup leader jersey, jumping […]


Ella Picks

Mondays mean Ella Picks here at Ella CyclingTips. We’ve rounded up links to the content we’ve came across over the last week that we thought all of you might like to read. Stumble across something we miss? Feel free to let us know in the comment section. The Cyclist’s Guide to Crashing with Friends Loren […]