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An exercise in pointlessness: Emma Pooley on her world-record Everesting

Last month former world champion Emma Pooley broke the women's Everesting record, eclipsing the previous mark set by fellow Englishwoman ...

'Meditation or addiction' - An interview with Emma Pooley

Ever wonder what it takes to be one of the world’s best athletes? Emma Pooley, former world time trial champ, Olympic medalist, and, most...

Emma Pooley has set a new Everesting record

British former pro Emma Pooley has set a new women's Everesting world record, taking roughly 15 minutes off the previous mark set last mo...

Remembering Sharon Laws

The news broke at the end of 2016. Just weeks after announcing her retirement from professional cycling, former British national champion...

Bespoke and self-designed: a look at Emma Pooley's new bikes

As a former world time trial champion – and qualified engineer – Emma Pooley knows what she wants in a bike. So much so that Pooley, who’...

Experience pays off in gold as Kristin Armstrong wins rainy Olympic time trial

"I want a third gold medal," American Kristin Armstrong had told media on the eve of the 2016 Olympic time trial, and it was that will co...

Preview: What you need to know about the women’s time trial at the Rio Olympics

With the 2016 Olympic road races completed and written into the history books, it's now time to turn our attention to the individual time...

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...

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...

Preview: what to know about the Aviva Women's Tour as peloton heads to Britain

After a stint in the United States and China, the UCI Women's WorldTour returns to Europe for the Aviva Women's Tour, a five-day stage ra...

Pooley says British Cycling’s discrimination problem goes beyond Sutton, questions Brailsford

Shane Sutton may have resigned from British Cycling after allegations discrimination against female and paracycling competitors, but one ...

Emma Pooley to make her comeback at ASDA Tour de Yorkshire later this month

Formerly retired Emma Pooley will make her return to road racing at the ASDA Tour de Yorkshire on April 30, British Cycling announced tod...

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 t...

Emma Pooley to come out of retirement in pursuit of Olympic Gold

Tempted by the “rare” hilly time trial course at the Rio Olympics, former world champion time trialist Emma Pooley has announced she hope...

Armitstead and Pooley take gold and silver for England in the Commonwealth Games road race

Lizzie Armitstead (England) has won gold in the women's road race at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games, attacking with roughly 8km to g...