Women

Leah Thorvilson’s second chance

[Velo News] She admits that, for one week, she let herself fall apart. Leah Thorvilson’s Olympic aspirations were over. Her life as a runner was over, most likely.

So she got on a bike, and in only 12 months, she rode her way into a professional contract with a WorldTour team, Canyon – SRAM.

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London road deaths are deterring foreigners from studying here, says university chief

[road.cc] Comments follow the death of Italian prince Filippo Corsini

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Contador confident he can still win Tour de France

[Velo News] ‘It’s just that I want to win again (the Tour de France) and that I feel capable,’ said the Castilian in the columns of the daily Spanish newspaper ABC on Friday.

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Hundreds of lorry drivers made to ride bikes on London’s roads

[road.cc] More than 1,500 drivers of vans and lorries in London have been put through a day of training to make them more aware of how cyclists on the roads feel.

The Travis Perkins employees were given a full day of safety education, which comprised classroom training followed by three and a half hours riding a bike on the road.

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Video – My 2016 highlight: Olympic cycling medallist Becky James

[BBC] Cyclist Becky James recalls how her family helped her fight back from injury to win two Olympic silver medals in 2016.

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2016 Superprestige Diegem: Van der Poel Shuts the Door on Van Aert

[CX Magazine] If you missed the race, watch the hour-long chess match between the two superpowers of cyclocross in the full race video here.

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Team Sky |Mystery Package |Fluimucil

Catch up on the last week of stories surrounding Team Sky and Wiggin’s mystery package at the links below:

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