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

It’s the end of April and I can’t believe how fast the season is flying past me. Apologies to any regular readers for my blogging absence in the last month or so. I’ve been saving and spending every last bit of my energy with my racing, training and recovery and I think it’s now paying off. I’ve done a dozen races since my last entry so there is a lot to catch up on! After a rocky start to my European racing campaign, my legs finally started feeling good after the first few races. I had good signs in Belgium… View Post