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Racing to Equality

An extract from Kicking Off by Sarah Shephard

“I asked renowned cycling journalist and author Richard Moore for his view on Team Sky’s reluctance to get involved in women’s cycling, as someone who has spent much time in the company of Brailsford and co. 928 more words


Tweets of the Week Special: British Cycling under the microscope

It’s been a while since we’ve done a Tweets of the Week Special but this subject certainly deserves it. It starts with Shane Sutton – technical director of British Cycling – being accused of… 655 more words


An incomplete list of British Cycling's issues with women riders

This week there’s been tons in the news about British Cycling and discrimination, particularly relating to allegations of sexism, saying a rider’s too old to race at 25, and most recently, discrimination against para-cyclists.  2,216 more words

Women's Cycling

The Women's Sports Column

12-18 December

This week’s stories come from tennis, cricket, badminton, cycling, rugby union and speed skating

But first!  It’s official – women are at the forefront of sports participation!  976 more words

Women's Sport

Emma Pooley returns to cycling for Rio 2016

If you, like me, have been wondering who on earth British Cycling would get to race the ITT at the Rio Olympics, look what I just got in my inbox – a press release from… 875 more words

Women's Cycling