All roads lead to the Tour | Episode 21

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June 21 | In this episode of the The Cycling Podcast, Richard Moore is back from the Women’s Tour and joins Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe to begin the build-up to the Tour de France. They recap the Critérium du Dauphiné, which was won by Geraint Thomas, and Tour of Switzerland, won by Richie Porte, […]

A day with Trek-Drops

Orla Chennaoui spent stage 3 of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour in the Trek-Drops team car. With the team already down to five, soon to be four riders, it was to prove a dramatic day with Manon Lloyd crashing heavily and having a long, painful chase to get back on, encouraged all the way by […]

Lunch With Colin Sturgess | Part 2

Thirty years ago, Colin Sturgess was 19 and preparing for the Seoul Olympics, where he finished fourth in the individual pursuit. It was one of his final rides as an amateur because the Belgian ADR squad had already offered him a professional contract. By the time he joined the team, they’d signed Greg LeMond – […]

Lunch With Colin Sturgess | Part 1

Thirty years ago, Colin Sturgess was 19 and preparing for the Seoul Olympics, where he finished fourth in the individual pursuit. It was one of his final rides as an amateur because the Belgian ADR squad had already offered him a professional contract. By the time he joined the team, they’d signed Greg LeMond – […]

The Women’s Tour | Stage 5 | Dolgellau to Colwyn Bay

In the final Cycling Podcast Féminin from the OVO Energy Women’s Tour, Richard Moore, Orla Chennaoui and Rose Manley discuss the last stage and the battle for overall victory. While the stage into Colwyn Bay was taken by Finnish champion Lotta Lepisto, it was Coryn Rivera, who has led since day two, who claimed the […]

The Women’s Tour | Stage 4 | Evesham to Worcester

Stage four of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour, into Worcester, was won by the former world champion Amalie Dideriksen, giving her team, Boels-Dolmans, their first win of the race. Coryn Rivera of Team Sunweb kept the leader’s green jersey with only one stage remaining. Richard Moore, Orla Chennaoui and Rose Manley of The Cycling Podcast […]

The Women’s Tour 2018 | Stage 3 | Atherstone to Royal Leamington Spa

Stage three of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour, into Royal Leamington Spa, was won by Australian Sarah Roy, giving her team, Mitchelton-Scott, two out of three stages so far. The American rider Coryn Rivera kept the leader’s green jersey. Orla Chennaoui of The Cycling Podcast Féminin spent the day in the Trek-Drops team car, from […]

The Women’s Tour 2018 | Stage 2 | Rushden – Daventry

Stage two of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour took the riders into Northamptonshire, with the first climbs bringing some of the favourites to the fore. At the finish in Daventry it was Coryn Rivera, the American on Team Sunweb, who narrowly beat Marianne Vos, the Dutchwoman who won the first Women’s Tour in 2014. The […]

The Women’s Tour 2018 | Stage 1 | Framlingham – Southwold

Stage one of the OVO Energy Women’s Tour finished on the seafront in Southwold with Jolien D’Hoore of Belgium and Mitchelton-Scott winning the bunch sprint in her first race back after suffering a broken collarbone. The Cycling Podcast Féminin reports from the finish with Richard Moore, Orla Chennaoui and Rose Manley analysing the stage and […]

The Women’s Tour 2018 Preview

The Cycling Podcast Féminin previews the OVO Energy Women’s Tour, with Richard Moore, Orla Chennaoui and Rose Manley looking ahead to the riders, teams and stages that could animate the 2018 race, as well as the places they will visit over the five days. In this episode there’s an interview with the defending champion, Kasia […]