The Cylance Pro Cycling team will line up at the next UCI Women's WorldTour race, the Tour of Flanders, without key rider Shelley Olds. The 35-year-old American is still recovering from two recent crashes. After coming second overall in the Santo's Women's Tour and scoring top 10s in the Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, Omloop van het Hageland, and Ronde van Drenthe, Olds dropped out of her...
At 35 years old, Cylance Pro Cycling's Shelley Olds is likely nearing the end of her professional career. But the diminutive sprinter still packs the powerful punch the led her to the win at the inaugural la Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta last September in Spain and more recently second overall at the Santos Women's Tour in Australia. Over the past eight years, Olds has also won...
How United are those stars and stripes on the women’s team at the World Championships? That is one of the questions that could define how well the home nation races this weekend.ADVERTISEMENT They start with undoubtedly one of the strongest teams on paper, with Megan Guarnier, Evelyn Stevens, and Shelley Olds all pushing for a leadership spot. Yet, at this moment in time, it appears...
American Shelley Olds (Ale-Cippolini) showed strong Worlds form in the first-ever edition of the Madrid Challenge by La Vuelta one-day race, taking a convincing bunch sprint victory. As the peloton fractured on the slightly uphill finishing straight in Paseo de la Castellana, Olds fended off double former World Champion Giorgia Bronzini (Wiggle Honda) and Kirsten Wild (Hitec Products...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP) Evie Stevens and Shelley Olds will lead a powerful U.S. team into the women's road race at the cycling world championships this month in Ponferrada, Spain. Stevens, who finished fifth a year ago, and Olds, one of the world's top sprinters, were joined by Megan Guarnier and Alison Powers in earning automatic berths on the seven-member team. They'll be...
Via Associated Press
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