I’ve just come out of the biggest week of my career and I’m completely exhausted. After a few days of reflection I can see how big and great that week really was. It started off with a trip to Paris for the inaugural and very important race La Course by Le Tour, a momentous occasion for women’s cycling to show the world our talent and grit. Then I flew to Glasgow, Scotland, to immerse myself in my first Games experience in the athletes village in the lead up to the road race on the final day of competition. It was… View Post

Hi friends, It’s been yet again a while between drinks on my blog and I wanted to put up a little update before things start to get really crazy! As you have read on social media, I will be lining up for both the La Course and the Commonwealth Games races. Within a week of each other, this will definitely be my most demanding week of the season, and I think more mentally than physically. I feel well prepared though after a big 6 weeks of training and a little racing and all I can do now is enjoy the… View Post

The promoters of the Friends Life Women’s Tour of Britain promised a race to showcase women’s cycling to the world, and they certainly delivered. Coming into this race, we didn’t know what to expect from this fledgling event and we were blown away at the organization, parcours and above all the crowds and media exposure. My twitter feed was nearly all to do with the race for the whole week, and this was coming into the start of a Grand Tour for the men! I was personally looking forward to racing because my form has been really good in the… View Post