Race Report: Lincoln GP 2019

The oldest race on the calendar. An icon of British racing. Won by Brian Smith and Malcolm Elliot, Peter Kennaugh and Lizzie Armitstead, both Dean and Russell Downing. Most know Lincoln for its gothic cathedral and historic quarter, but for cycling fans, the city will always be known as home to the thrilling race which … Continue reading Race Report: Lincoln GP 2019

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Race Report: Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic 2019

The CiCLE Classic is a race that everyone thinks they can win. That’s because it’s been won by sprinters, climber and time triallists, from long breakaways, late attacks and bunch sprints. But also everyone thinks they can win, because everyone knows they can lose - at the touch of a wheel, thanks to a poorly-timed … Continue reading Race Report: Rutland-Melton CiCLE Classic 2019

Race Report: East Cleveland Klondike GP 2019

After an almost 7 month break, top-level British racing made its return today in the form of the East Cleveland Klondike GP. The addition of a women’s event for 2019 sees East Cleveland host the curtain-raiser of the extended Women’s National Road Series, as well as kicking off the Men’s National Road Series, a newly … Continue reading Race Report: East Cleveland Klondike GP 2019

Off-Season Shorts #2 – All The Team Talk

New-look Canyon Eisberg Canyon Eisberg this week announced a seriously strengthened team for 2019, complete with a new name, new sponsors and plenty of new faces. The British UCI Continental squad will be know as Canyon dhb p/b Bloor Homes next season, with current sponsors dhb and Bloor Homes both stepping up to title level. … Continue reading Off-Season Shorts #2 – All The Team Talk

Off-Season Shorts #1 – Conti news round-up and rumours

Vitus reveal 2019 roster The biggest story this week came from Vitus Pro Cycling, who became the first Continental team to confirm their 2019 line-up. Cherie Pridham’s outfit retains only 3 riders from their 2018 roster in what has been a big shake-up but a significant strengthening of the team. The 12 riders who will … Continue reading Off-Season Shorts #1 – Conti news round-up and rumours

A Decade At The Top – The story and legacy of JLT-Condor

Whilst the international cycling world looks on in awe at Great Britain winning all three Grand Tours in 2018, becoming the first nation to do so with three different riders, the state of the domestic scene offers a stark contrast, quietly going through a period of uncertainty and loss. It’s no secret that the sport … Continue reading A Decade At The Top – The story and legacy of JLT-Condor