A day of racing defined by iconic climbs, don’t you just love bike racing? We’re whizzing from the VAMberg at the Ronde van Drenthe to the Terminillo at Tirreno – Adriatico.
The utterly brilliant Sarah Connolly has kindly honoured us with putting forward her nominations for our women’s cycling categories and here is her first set of nominations. This is pretty self-explanatory – the riders who had their breakthrough results. Some of them have shown promise and had good podiums, or even a win, but 2016 was the season when they really arrived.
Denmark have their first elite world champion and I might very well need a lie down! It’s been quite a couple of days…