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Saturday Aug 30 | Velonews

Lizzie Armitstead claims World Cup title as Lucinda Brand wins finale

The Rabo-Liv squad swept the podium at the GP de Plouay on Saturday, putting Lucinda Brand on the top step, as Lizzie Armitstead claimed the overall title in the 2014 UCI Women's Road World Cup.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Freepressseries.co.uk

Olympic champ Laura Trott triumphs in Abergavenny

OLYMPIC track champion Laura Trott conquered the roads of Monmouthshire to claim the women's National Road Race crown in Abergavenny.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Laura Trott, Dani King, Emma Pooley

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Wharfedale Observer

Lizzie Armitstead winning the 2013 national road race title in Glasgow

Otley Lizzie Armitstead won the coveted UCI Women's Road World Cup for the first time with one race remaining, today.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Podium Cafe

Preview: 2014 Crescent Vargarda TTT & Road World Cups - watch them live

I adore the Open de SuA de VA rgA rda World Cups , and not just because they're in that promised land, Sweden, but also because OMG YES!!! WE CAN WATCH THE ROAD RACE LIVE!!!! Given it's exactly the same course as forever, I'm going to point you elsewhere to find out what they're riding - for example, my Podium CafA© previews of the VA rgA rda ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Giorgia Bronzini, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marianne Vos, Emma Johansson, Evelyn Stevens, Noemi Cantele

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Surrey Advertiser

RideLondon-Surrey 2015 ballot for places gets underway

Thousands of spectators and cyclists defied treacherous conditions sparked by the remnants of Hurricane Bertha in an unforgettable RideLondon-Surrey last Sunday .

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Bradley Wiggins

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Thewestmorland Gazette

Appleby cyclist Henrietta Colborne inspired by chance to follow in heroes' footsteps

APPLEBY'S Henrietta Colborne admitted team orders came first after she finished third in the Prudential RideLondon Youth Grand Prix to help the North West girls' squad to victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Laura Trott, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marianne Vos

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Wharfedale Observer

Lizzie happy to take third on day out in the capital

PICTURE BY VAUGHN RIDLEY/SWPIX.COM - Cycling - 2013 British Cycling National Road Race Championships - Glasgow, Scotland - 23/06/13 - Lizzie Armitstead of Boels Dolmans CT wins the Women's Race.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympic, Summer Olympics, Giorgia Bronzini, Marianne Vos

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Wharfedale Observer

Otley cycling star's gran urges change in Goverment sports policy

THE GRANDMOTHER of Otley cycling star Lizzie Armitstead* has slammed the Government for failing to promote sport for the young.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

Wharfedale Observer

Otley's Lizzie Armitstead finished third in London

LIZZIE Armitstead expressed her determination to carry her August success all the way to the World Championships after another podium finish yesterday - this time at the Prudential RideLondon Women's Grand Prix.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Emma Pooley, Marianne Vos, Giorgia Bronzini

Watersblogged

Giorgia Bronzini

Source: www.wandsworthguardian.co.uk --- Sunday, August 10, 2014The Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix was won by the Itailian cyclist Giorgia Bronzini yesterday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Giorgia Bronzini, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marianne Vos, Mayuko Hagiwara

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Scotsman.com

Plans for Glasgow 2014 'legacy' cycling race

THERE are plans to organise a major cycle race in Scotland next year as a Glasgow 2014 legacy event, Scotland on Sunday has learned.

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Related Topix: Sports, David Millar, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Summer Olympics, Credit Agricole, Cycling

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Cycling News

Vos headlines Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix

World and Olympic road race champion Marianne Vos is just one of the top elite women cyclists in the world that will line up to compete it the Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix, a part of the Mayor of London's festival of cycling this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marianne Vos, Giorgia Bronzini, Laura Trott

Yahoo!

Vos: Britain - way ahead' of Netherlands for women in cycling

Dutch superstar Marianne Vos returns to British soil this weekend for the Prudential RideLondon 2014, where she will take part in the Women's Grand Prix on Saturday and the amateur Surrey 100 sportive on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marianne Vos, Giorgia Bronzini, Laura Trott

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Velonews

Wiggins a late entry to Sunday's RideLondon-Surrey Classic

At the Prudential RideLondon-Surrey Classic, Bradley Wiggins will return to the roads where the 2012 Olympic road and TT events were held.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Summer Olympics, Philippe Gilbert, Marianne Vos, Credit Agricole, Cycling

Ilkley Gazette

Otley's Lizzie Armitstead wins Commonwealth Games gold in style

OTLEY cycling star Lizzie Armitstead led an England one-two ahead of retiring team-mate Emma Pooley in a sensational Commonwealth Games women's road race on the final day of Glasgow 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Dani King, Emma Pooley, Marianne Vos

Wed Aug 06, 2014

Podium Cafe

Last week's race videos - Sparkassen Giro, Commonwealth Games & Murray River

It was another big week of women's racing last week, and amazingly, we got to see it on tv & streams, and now have highlights videos.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Emma Pooley, Summer Olympics, Shara Gillow, Chloe Hosking, Ashleigh Moolman, Jasmin Glaesser

Tue Aug 05, 2014

Shape

10 Ways to Go from Spin Class to the Road

Tip from top female cyclists from La Course-the inaugural, one-day women's race-of the 2014 Tour de France Tired of spinning your wheels and going nowhere? Hit the wide open road this bright and beautiful summer with these 10 tips from the top female pro cyclists, including some superstars who participated in La Course , the inaugural, one-day ... (more)

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Toxic Web Blog

The bridesmaid's day ina

Lizzie Armitstead always seems to come second in the big events, Geraint Thomas while a winner on the track spends his road days slogging his guts out for others.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Geraint Thomas, Jack Bauer, Emma Pooley, Marianne Vos

BleacherReport

Commonwealth Games 2014: Day 11 Results, Recap and Updated Medal Table

The 2014 Commonwealth Games came to a close on Sunday, with a spectacular day of action rounding off a Games to remember in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Badminton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Emma Pooley, Geraint Thomas

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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