Marianne Vos

Women’s Tour of California ends in a lightning fast finale

Hidden within the pack and coming seemingly out of nowhere, Dutchwoman Kirsten Wild (Hitec Products) thundered down the centre of the peloton to claim the final stage win of the Amgen Breakaway From Heart Disease Women’s Race Empowered with SRAM in Sacramento today. The fourth and final stage of the women’s WorldTour event was perfectly […]

Women’s Tour of California: Marianne Vos launches long sprint to take Stage 3 win

After nearly three hours of racing, a dwindled peloton dashed to the finish line in Santa Rosa, making way for a bunch sprint. Coryn Rivera (United Health Care Pro Cycling) was the first to make a move on the far right but Marianne Vos (Rabo-Liv) countered quickly, launching a long sprint to the finish. Rivera […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s CT Daily News Digest: Ulissi wins again on Giro d’Italia stage 11, Jungels strengthens lead; Alaphilippe stamps his authority on the Amgen Tour of California with Gibraltar Road attack; Steele von Hoff wins Tour of Norway opener; Dumoulin abandons Giro; Preview: What you need to know about the Women’s Tour of California; Kennaugh breaks […]

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Vos and Van der Breggen to lead Dutch team in Rio; Blaak misses out

The Dutch cycling federation today announced its team selection for the Olympic Games in Rio with Marianne Vos and Anna van der Breggen (Rabo-Liv) as the team’s leaders. Also confirmed for the orange squad are Ellen van Dijk (Boels-Dolmans) and Annemiek van Vleuten (Orica-AIS). In addition to the road race, Van Dijk and Van der […]

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Marianne Vos calls for more awareness and safety in the peloton

Reflecting on her scary crash at Dwars door de Westhoek a few weeks ago, Vos today put out a call to safety on her blog, asking cyclists to remember their vulnerability and look out for one another. “Crashing is part of the cycling sport. But you shouldn’t underestimate the impact,” she penned. “Cyclists are vulnerable […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Wout Poels wins Liege-Bastogne-Liege; Niemiec solos to stage 1 win at the Tour of Turkey; Matija Kvasina wins the Tour of Croatia; Barbara Guarischi wins the Omloop van Borsele; Christine Majerus wins the Dwars door de Westhoek; Slipstream Sports and Drapac to partner on development team in 2017; Vincenzo Nibali to join start-up […]

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Marianne Vos: ‘The crash was totally my own fault’

In the final meters of Dwars door Westhoek, a small group of nine riders were sprinting full gas around the final left turn bend when a rider on the inside line made contact with the barricades. She lost control of her bike and just a few breath-halting seconds later, was lying awkwardly and face down on […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Viviani dashes to stage 2 win at the Three Days of De Panne; Marianne Vos back to her winning ways at the Pajot Hills Classic; Trixi Worrack’s career uncertain after having kidney removed; Bringing some nuance back to the moto safety debate; Prudential RideLondon puts up 100,000 Euro women’s prize purse, […]

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Photo gallery: Marianne Vos back on the top step of the podium

It took but one ‘warm-up’ race for Marianne Vos to be back on the top step of a UCI podium. The  12-time world champion won the Pajot Hills Classic today, her first UCI road race win in 18 months. After having been sidelined with injury for 10 months, Vos (Rabo-Liv) returned to the peloton Drentse […]

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Daily News Digest

In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Dan Martin takes Volta a Catalunya lead with stage 3 win; Jens Debusschere sprints to Dwars door Vlaanderen victory; Amy Pieters claims third-straight Dwars door Vlaanderen win; Tour de Yorkshire becomes the world’s most lucrative women’s cycling race?; Does Milan-San Remo need an extra climb?; Porte flying under the radar in Catalunya; Giro […]

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