01 October 2020
| THE HEARTBEAT OF WOMEN'S SPORT
  • Cycletta: two 40km closed road events

    On 11th September 2011 Team Sportsister will be gearing up alongside other high calibre cyclists (including Victoria Pendleton) to take part in Cycletta South, a 40km closed road ride starting and finishing at Whipsnade Zoo (about 20...

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  • Red or Dead & Raleigh: Ride with Care, Pedal with Flare!

    "Ride with Care, Pedal with Flare!" is what Red or Dead say. They're not wrong. Their new range of bikes, created in association with raleigh certainly do have 'flare' by the bucketload.

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  • The Adidas Not so Evil Eye: new evil eye halfrim pro from adidas eyewear

    I had half written this blog before I'd even tried adidas' new evil eye halfrim pro sunglasses. The post went something along the lines of 'you look like a tool in these types of glasses – how...

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  • Clever Storage Solutions for Bikes: MAMA

    My Mercier took a shine to this brand spanking new design which I happened upon at the Hackney Makers and Designers market. This magic shelf has room for all your cycling paraphenalia as well. For...

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  • Howies T-Shirts realise ‘It’s all about The Bike’

    My absolute favourite line from Rob Penn's brilliant book 'It's all about the Bike' is his opening line "The bicycle saves my life every day". Never has a truer word been said.

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  • London Nightrider Challenge: 100km by the light of the moon

    In the dead of the night on the 11th June fellow sportsister Clarissa Goodwin and I will be meeting at Alexandra Palace to take our places in London Nightrider.

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  • The story of the pink bicycle

    Some girls are girly girls, some are not. A fall heavily into the later category. Somehow though in the turnaround of my wheel replacement strategy I seem to have acquired a pink bike.

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  • Rapha Women’s Thursday Evening Ride Regent’s Park London

    I love Rapha, not only do they make the best cycling clothes but they are always organising great things for you to do while wearing their awesome stuff.

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  • Olympic ticket choices for a cycle obsessive

    Finally and at the nth hour I have made my ticket choices. Wow, that was hard. Its a balance of budget, time and other such conundrums but finally i've done it...

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  • Box Hill: Olympic Road Race Route Taster

    Post Spain I’m back on track with my road riding and have been getting out and about as much as I can.  My fleeting affair with Dolan is a distant memory and my Prince is firmly back...

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