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exclusive: chaos ensues during the women's toc race

Women racing in the Tour of Cambridgeshire UCI Gran Fondo last weekend faced clashes and near misses with hundreds of sportive riders, and confusion over race rules and starting places after race order changes in the preceding days. Finish time errors still haven’t been rectified a week after the event, leaving riders with qualification doubts for the UCI World Championships.

 

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Exclusive on tour of cambridgeshire race changes for women

Women racing in Cambridgeshire this weekend have expressed outrage after race organisers announced they will start after hundreds of general sportive participants because women in last year’s race were slower than some sportive riders.

Organisers of the Tour of Cambridgeshire UCI Gran Fondo race and sportive, on Sunday 3 June, announced the sportive riders expecting to ride faster than 21mph will start 16 minutes before women in the 19-44 race category, and the over-60 men, to avoid women racers who are dropped from the main group gaining an unfair advantage by drafting faster sportive riders. 

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exclusive interview with dame sarah storey

Dame Sarah Storey is Britain’s most decorated Paralympian and the most successful in modern times. After switching from swimming to cycling in 2005, she has added nine Gold cycling medals to her previous six swimming medals and winning Gold in all four events she entered in Rio 2016.

My exclusive interview with All Party Parliamentary Cycling Group co-chair Ruth Cadbury MP, on the lack of women in transport.