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Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 Aviva Women’s Tour

The 2015 Aviva Women’s Tour proved to be action-packed. Although each stage ended in a sprint, there were five different stage winners in Lizzie Armitstead (Boels-Dolmans), Jolien d’Hoore (Wiggle Honda), Christine Majerus (Boels-Dolmans), Lisa Brennauer (Velocio-SRAM) and Hannah Barnes (UnitedHealthcare). The race lead changed hands every day except the last. The racing was animated. The […]

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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 […]

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Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 La Flèche Wallonne

Anna van der Breggen (Rabo Liv) reached the top of the Mur de Huy alone to win La Flèche Wallonne and move into the overall lead of the women’s World Cup series following its fourth round. Her Rabo Liv team rode a tactically brilliant race from start to finish, perfectly positioning van der Breggen for […]

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Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 Ronde van Drenthe

Jolien d’Hoore (Wiggle Honda) outsprinted a field of fast finishers at Ronde van Drenthe to take the biggest win of her career. The Belgian national champion made the most of the perfectly executed lead-out by her Wiggle Honda teammates Chloe Hosking, Elisa Longo Broghini and Audrey Cordon to pull on the World Cup leader’s jersey […]

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Photo Gallery: Highlights from the 2015 Strade Bianche

Megan Guarnier (Boels-Dolmans) proudly stood on the top step of the podium in Siena on Saturday. The American winner of the inaugural women’s Strade Bianche soloed across the line. Thirty-seven seconds later Guarnier’s teammate Lizzie Armitstead bested Elisa Longo Borghini (Wiggle Honda) in a two-up sprint for second place. The story of the season continues […]

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Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

Anna van der Breggen (Rabo Liv) may have won the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, but it was the strength of Boels-Dolmans that proved the talking point following the first European race of the season. The Dutch team put two riders on the podium with Ellen van Dijk coming in second place to the race winner in […]

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Photo gallery: Highlights from the 2015 Ladies Tour of Qatar

Kirsten Wild (Liv-Plantur) has won four editions of the Ladies Tour of Qatar. Her notable absence in 2015 made it anyone’s game in the Qatari desert. Boels-Dolmans capitalised on the infamous crosswinds, forcing splits on the second stage that would prove decisive in deciding the overall. Following a somewhat surprising field sprint win by Annalisa […]

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Photo Gallery: 2015 Australian National Road Championships – women’s road race

The Australian summer of racing continued with the Mars Cycling Australia National Road Championships. Kimberley Wells (ACTAS) took out the criterium title on Wednesday while Shara Gillow was crowned individual time trial queen for the fourth time in five years the following day. The final and arguably the most prestigious title was decided on Saturday […]

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Colnago SuperFan

Brands who have strong stories to tell will often attract “superfans”, and we came across a man who might take the cake when it comes to evangelists for Colnago. Resident photographer Veeral Patel tells the story of Colnago superfan Mario Gooch and showcases a sample of his massive collection.

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Liege-Bastogne-Liege in photos

A handful of route changes were supposed to make the 100th edition of Liege-Bastogne-Liege even more aggressive and selective than normal. But for the majority of its 263km ‘La Doyenne’ was a largely conservative affair, with the big names seemingly happy to wait for the finale. And what a finale it turned out to be. […]

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