Koos Moerenhout on Giro Rosa polemica and Rabo-Liv


Rabobank-Liv had the most incredible Giro Rosa, with six stage wins and three riders on the final GC podium. We talked to their DS, Koos Moerenhout about the Giro, where he goes from here, and all...

The big Emma Pooley post-Giro Rosa interview


Emma Pooley had the perfect underdog story in the Giro Rosa - starting with a horrible nosebleed & asthma attack in Stage 1 to winning 3 mountain stages in different, exciting ways. She told us...

Rowney & Brennauer preview Thüringen Rundfahrt '14


It's one of the nicest races on the women's calendar, always superb racing - and this year Specialized-lululemon riders Loren Rowney and Lisa Brennauer previewed the race for us. With video and...

Giro Rosa St8 Q and A: Pooley, Guarnier and Barnes


More riders have been fantastic and answered questions just for us at the Café - Emma Pooley, who won Stage 8, Megan Guarnier, who attacked up the climb and finished fifth, and Hannah Barnes,...

Giro Rosa St 6 QandA - Pooley, Spratty & D'Hoore


Emma Pooley won Stage 6 of the Giro Rosa in a nail-biting, thrilling style - and told us all about it! And ORICA-AIS' Amanda Spratt told us all about her day, and answered Café questions - and you...

Vale Scandolara Q and A on Giro Rosa Stage 5


The current Queen of the Mountains talks about Stage 5, what the long transfers mean, studying on Tour and whether it'll ever be possible for her to march in line....

Giro Rosa St4 Q andA: the Scratty Twins and Cordon


Every day we're catching up with ORICA-AIS riders Amanda Spratt and Valentina Scandolara, and after Stage 4, we also have Q and A with first-time Giro rider Audrey Cordon, on how the race is going...

Amanda Spratt and Vale Scandolara on Giro Rosa St3


We caught up with ORICA-AIS riders Amanda Spratt and Valentina Scandolara, talking about how the race has been going, and Scandolara's day in the Stage 3 breakaway, that ended in her taking the...

Valentina Scandolara on Stage 2 of the Giro Rosa


Every day, wifi permitting, we'll be talking to ORICA-AIS' Valentina Scandolara and Amanda Spratt, an since it was a flat stage, we started with Vale. She answers some questions - & leave yours...

What do riders think about the Giro Rosa? Part 4


Elisa Longo Borghini, Shelley Olds and Tayler Wiles tell us what they were feeling about the 2014 Giro Rosa before it began - with ELB's reactions after Stage 1

What do riders think about the 2014 Giro Rosa? #3


On the eve of the Giro Rosa, we find out what more riders are planning, and what they like about it - with Evie Stevens, Ellen van Dijk, Audrey Cordon, Hannah Barnes, Valentina Scandolara - and...

What do riders think about the 2014 Giro Rosa? #2


More riders tell us about this year's women's Giro - Marianne Vos, Emma Johansson, Chloe Hosking, Alena Amialiusik, Sharon Laws and Jessie Maclean (there are some great answers in there!)

Interview: Emma Pooley on 2014 Giro Rosa & more


We caught up with Emma Pooley after she had just won the British National ITT Championships, and asked her about the only women's Grand Tour on the calendar, the Giro Rosa, which starts on Friday.

The Comeback Kid: Lizzie Williams


Australia's Lizzie Williams is grabbing podium spots all over Australia and the US, just eight months after getting back on the bike.

A chat with Emakumeen Bira's coordinator

How is a UCI-level race run? Agustín Ruiz Larringan talks about the Emakumeen Bira

Asleigh Moolman interview 2 - keeping perspective


In part 2 of our interview, Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio tells us how she got into cycling, how a catastrophic horse-riding helps her keep perspective, and how she's always learning, despite rookie errors.

Ashleigh Moolman previews Emakumeen Bira & more!


Ashleigh Moolman-Pasio's first race with a pro team was the Emakumeen Bira, so who better to preview it for us? In part 1 of the interview, she tells us about racing with Hitec Products (&...

North Star Grand Prix kicks off tomorrow


North Star Grand Prix: pros and amateurs looking for glory at NRC's most prestigious race


US RR championships preview

before we get into the road race thing, let's talk a little about the time trial. Taylor Phinney earned himself another title. on the women's side, Alison Powers powered (apologies for the word...

Learning & loving it: Anika Todd's 1st Classics


Anika Todd only started racing last year, & she's just returned from her first Spring Classics. She tells us about her adventures, including Omloop het Nieuwsblad pain, her 1st World Cup, elbowing...

Emma Pooley part 2: Flèche Wallonne preview


In part 2 of the interview with Emma Pooley, she tells us how she feels about the Flèche Wallonne - and we link to other previews, and tell you how to follow it live.

Emma Pooley interview: Part 1 - life off the bike


Emma Pooley is one of the most interesting riders out there, a former World ITT Champion & Grand Tour winner. She tells us about her 9 months away from the peloton, finishing her PhD, running...

Van Dijk previews Flanders, talks Worlds & more!


Current ITT World Champion Ellen van Dijk talks to the Café about Sunday's Ronde van Vlaanderen, winning World Championships solo, in a team & on the track, changing teams and much more. You can...

Emma Johansson on Binda, Flanders and more!


An interview with the number one-ranked rider in the world, on the next two rounds of the Road World Cup,

Van Vleuten previews the 2014 Ronde van Drenthe


On Saturday it's the first round of the Road World Cup, the Ronde van Drenthe. Rabo-Liv rider Annemiek van Vleuten dropped into the Café to tell us about the race, how she feels now she's racing...

Tiffany Cromwell part 2: on and off the bike

In part 2 of our interview with Tiffany Cromwell, she tells us about the Specialized-lululemon California team camp, which races she really wants to win, and what she gets up to off the bike.

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