Chloe Hosking

What I learned about women’s cycling from staying at Hosking’s halfway house for cyclists

I started referring to my home in Canberra as a halfway house for cyclists earlier this year. Kind of like when you enter a new relationship and one sleep over a week turns into four nights a week and until someone has accidentally moved in with the other –it  happened gradually. I invited my long-term […]


Magpie Mitigation

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Spring that is. In Australia it’s that fantastic time of year when you can exchange the leg warmers for bare — albeit ghostly white — legs, and when sitting at the coffee shop for post ride brews no longer carries the risk of […]


Chloe Hosking’s injury recovery tips

A few weeks ago I woke up in Girona, my European base, and commenced my usual morning ritual —the social media check — before getting out of bed. You are, after all, only safe to get out of bed when you have scrolled all the way back to the last post you saw before you […]


Riding etiquette: How to avoid being the annoying tag-along

I ride alone a lot. A combination of not wanting to be bound by a tight schedule, specific training sessions and a love for blasting hip hop in my ears while I ride are probably to blame. Although my Dad would probably just say it’s because I’m unpopular. Regardless of the reason, I find that […]


Climbing tips for non-climbers

Not long ago I received an email from a magazine asking if I wouldn’t mind providing an expert opinion on a question one of their readers had asked. The question: “Should you apologise if you get dropped on a climb during your bunch ride?” Being a sprinter and not a climber, I thought it both […]


Racing Round-Up: Three Aussie wins across six UCI women’s races

It was a huge three days of racing for women’s cycling with six UCI-ranked women’s races across five countries. Australians dominated the weekend with Chloe Hosking (Wiggle Hondo) winning out of a breakaway in France at La Classique Morbihan, Lizzie Williams (Orica-AIS) soloing to her first professional victory in Switzerland at SwissEver GP Cham-Hagendorn and […]


Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Alberto Contador wins the 2015 Giro d’Italia; Greg van Avermaet wins the Belgium Tour; Marco Haller takes overall victory at Tour des Fjords; Gracie Elvin takes first European win at Gooik-Geraardsbergen-Gooik; Lizzie Williams takes her first European win at SwissEver GP Cham-Hagendorn; Lizzie Armitstead claims […]


Ella Picks

Ready to start your week right with Ella Picks? We’ve rounded up links to the best and most important content we’ve come across this week to share with you here. Find anything we miss? Don’t hesitate to let us know in the comment section. Lucy Martin speaks out against lost wages. We spoke with Lucy […]

Daily News Digest

In this morning’s edition of the CyclingTips Daily News Digest: Elia Viviani wins stage 2 of the Giro, Michael Matthews moves into pink; Mark Cavendish wins stage 1 of the Amgen Tour of California; Ignatas Konovalovas wins Four Days of Dunkirk; Trixi Worrack wins women’s Tour of California, Leah Kirchmann wins back-to-back stages; Chloe Hosking […]


Chloe Hosking sprints to first UCI win of the season at the Marianne Vos Classic

Ella columnist Chloe Hosking (Wiggle Honda) took her first UCI win of the 2015 season at the Marianne Vos Classic in Aalburg, The Netherlands on Saturday. The Australian won the sprint from a 12-rider group, besting race namesake Marianne Vos (Rabo Liv), who was racing with a broken rib, and Amy Pieters (Liv Plantur). “This […]