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CyclingTips Podcast, Episode 13: On equal prize money

As of June 2016, men and women across all disciplines and categories now benefit from equal prize money at all UCI World Championship eve...

The inaugural Women's WorldTour recap in numbers, videos and photos

After 17 rounds of fierce racing, the inaugural UCI Women's WorldTour concluded in Madrid yesterday where WiggleHigh5 scored their third ...

Four talking points from the 2016 Giro Rosa

The pink confetti has been swept off the streets of Italy, locals are returning to their day-to-day, and the riders have moved onto the n...

Meet Megan Guarnier: women's cycling's new leader

It was clear in the early spring that Megan Guarnier (Boels-Dolmans) was gearing up for some season. She took second at the Trofeo Binda,...

Giro Rosa Round-up: a last-minute stage win for Rabo-Liv and Megan Guarnier wins the Giro Rosa!

The final stage in the 2016 Giro Rosa today and a group of riders, none of them dangerous in the GC, were allowed to get away. Nine leade...

Giro Rosa Round-up: full Italian podium in stage 8 as Guarnier gets closer to her first Giro Rosa win

The penultimate stage in the Giro Rosa today! We're not sure how the break of the day was formed, but we know there was one. Nine riders ...

Giro Rosa Round-up: another victory for the Americans as Stevens wins TT and Guarnier stays in pink

The scene looked familiar at the start of today's individual time trial: Megan Guarnier (Boels-Dolmans) in the pink jersey while Anna van...

Giro Rosa Round-up: The battle among the Americans continues as Stevens wins and Guarnier is back in pink

The pink jersey changed hands yet again in stage 6 of the Giro Rosa, though it continues to be draped around the shoulders of Americans, ...

Giro Rosa Round-up: Mara Abbott climbs into pink in the Queen's stage

We were given a little bit more info throughout the stage today, which was exciting as two-time Giro Rosa winner Mara Abbott (Wiggle-High...

Giro Rosa Round-up: Tiffany Cromwell outsprints them all in stage 4, Stevens stays in pink

The lack of information coming from the Giro Rosa has been quite substantial, but today has been even worse than the stages before. We ca...

Giro Rosa Round-up: another Wiggle-High5 victory with Chloe Hosking in stage 3, Stevens stays in pink

We predicted a bunch sprint for today's stage and that's exactly what happened. Scotti Lechuga (Hagens Berman-Supermint) did shake things...

Giro Rosa Round-up: more Boels-Dolmans success as Evelyn Stevens wins stage 2 and takes pink

Today's break of the day was for Mia Radotic (BTC City Ljubljana) and Anna Trevisi (Ale Cipollini), who stayed away until 50 kilometers i...

Giro Rosa Round-up: Megan Guarnier takes pink as she sprints to 2nd behind Giorgia Bronzini

The Tour de France has started and can be watched on tv in almost every country. And the women elite mountainbikers had their world XCO c...

Rosa Round-up: Leah Kirchmann takes Giro Rosa's first pink jersey on Canada Day

With prologue specialist and two time prologue winner Annemiek van Vleuten (Orica-AIS) absent from this year's Giro Rosa, the first stage...

Your guide to the 2016 Giro Rosa, women's cycling's biggest tour

After a very exciting showdown of the world's best cyclists in the Aviva Women's Tour, the women's WorldTour continues in Italy for women...

Orica-AIS and Cervélo-Bigla on skipping WordTour events in pursuit of Olympic success

When the 24 teams for the 2016 Giro Rosa were announced on May 12, one team that was surprisingly missing in that line-up was Orica-AIS. ...

Teams for the 2016 Giro Rosa announced

The organisation of the Giro d'Italia Internazionale Women Elite, or Giro Rosa, has chosen the 24 teams that will be part of the 2016 edi...