It may not be the official start to the inaugural Women's WorldTour but UCI 1.1 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad Elite Women has drawn in a world-class field because of its stature as the kick-off to the Belgian Classics. Cyclingnews picked out a series of women to watch at the highly anticipated European opener. Anna van der Breggen (Rabo Liv) Anna van der Breggen's upset victory over the...
Gradual retirements seem increasingly fashionable in cycling. Bradley Wiggins, for instance, has already had more farewell gigs than Frank Sinatra, Cadel Evans enjoyed a lingering goodbye on home roads, and rumours abound that Alberto Contador will wind his career down next year with a stint riding for his own development team. Emma Johansson, as one of the most consistently successful...
What Sweden lack in numbers they make up for in strength with a team built solely around Emma Johansson at the World Championships. Johansson is a perennial top ten finisher in the Worlds and has been on the podium for the last two years running and although Sweden have just four riders in Saturday's race, they appear dedicated to Johansson's cause. Emilia Fahlin and Sara Mustonen...
Wiggle-Honda have announced the signing of Swedish national champion Emma Johansson for the 2016 season. Johansson, who is currently second in the World Cup standings, joins the team on a two-year contract. However, it appears that only one of those will be spent as a rider as she is set to bring her career to a close with the Belgian-registered team next season. “After 10 years...
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