Sarah Connolly

  • joined Apr 03, 2010
  • last login Aug 30, 2014
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I love cycling for the "cast of thousands" aspect, and the huge variety - I love the Classics, the climbing stages, 'Cross, track and any kind of escape artists. Above all I'm a fangirl of the women's racing, for their tactics of "If in doubt, ATTTAAAAAACK!!!"

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Kristy Scrymgeour interviewed on Project X & more!


Interview with former cyclist, journalist, PR manager for HTC-Highroad, and now owner of Specialized-lululemon, Kristy Scrymgeour on winning the 2 recent rounds of the women's Road World Cup, and...


Videos from the Crescent Vårgårda Road Race & more

It's luxury, we have the entire women's Road World Cup coverage on video, plus highlights, photos and more - along with video from the Australian Sam Miranda Tour of the King Valley


Video - 2014 Vårgårda Team Time Trial World Cup

It may have been pouring rain in Sweden, but the top teams brought their A-game to round 7 of the Road World Cup, and only the 2nd TTT on the calendar this year. Could anyone beat TTT superstars...

2014 Crescent Vårgårda TTT & Road World Cups


It's been a while since we have a Road World Cup.... and now we have two this weekend, the Team Time Trial World Cup, and the Road Race, which really can be won in any way.... we have video to...

How did Giorgia Bronzini win the Prudential Ride London GP?


Oh my goodness, LOVE THIS! On-board camera footage from Giorgia Bronzini's winning Ride London GP! And there's more on-bike film from other riders inside the race in the story-telling Wiggle Honda video here


Sparkassen Giro World Cup - 26 minutes UCIvideo

Video from the 6th road of the Road World Cup

Videos: Commonwealth Games & Sparkassen Giro


Sunday had two big races, and luxury of luxuries, one completely fully live. Videos and race reports from the Commonwealth Games ITT and Road Race, and Round 6 of the Road World Cup, the Sparkassen...

Support Specialized-lululemon - Velocio Project X

What happens when 3-year sponsorship deals come to an end? For top women's team Specialized-lululemon, they've decided to try something different, fundraising and creating a community at the same...

Five highlights from the 2014 Giro Rosa


Since we're in a lull in the women's racing, it's a great chance to look back at the only 10-day Grand Tour the women are allowed to race - with videos, blogs and a cycling fanclub that we at...

Women's cycling week: Thüringen, Bretagne & BeNe


It was a crazy-busy week of racing, with the peloton split across three great races - Thüringen Rundfahrt, the Tour de Bretagne and the 1st ever BeNe Ladies Tour. Videos, photos & results - & all I...

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...

A good day for Hat-tricks - Giro Rosa 2014 Stage 9


The last day of the only women's Grand Tour, and so much to fight for - stage glory, General Classification chances and so much more. With possible polemica to talk about - and tell us your Giro...

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,...

Queen stage mountains and rain - Giro Rosa Stage 8


A super-fast stage leading up to what must have felt like an endless climb, where the General Classification would change, and we'd see a repeat of the mountain duels that lit up 2010 - who would...

Giro Rosa Stage 7 - guess what happened?


Starting the day with a long neutralised descent, then a massive big climb, and running through valleys until a tough uphill drag sprint - check out all the videos, and a look ahead to Stage 8

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...

The Doctor is in! Giro Rosa Stage 6


Thrill right up to the finish, from a stage full of climbs, and a 20km descent at the end - nail-biting right up to the line! Race report with lots of videos and photos

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 Stage 5 - last day before the mountains


It was the most perfectly sprinter-type day - and once again Marianne Vos! But tomorrow, everything could change....

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...

Escaping to glory, Van Vleuten wins Giro Rosa St 3


All the action from Stage 3 of the Giro Rosa - now with lots of video, some thoughts on Stage 3 from winner Annemiek van Vleuten, just for the Café, and the usual links to photos, blogs & more

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...

Vai Italia! Giorgia Bronzini wins Giro Rosa St 2


After yesterday's hellish "flat" stage, it really was one for the sprinters today - & Giorgia Bronzini took her 2nd Stage 2 win in 2 days, in a beautiful bunch sprint

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

Rabo continue to dominate, Vos wins Giro Rosa St 1


It was a hard, lumpy stage with a ton of action, and despite Hitec Products attacking at every opportunity, Stage 1 of the Giro Rosa had a familiar feel, as Marianne Vos stamped her mark on the...

Van Vleuten wins Giro Rosa prologue, Rabo smash!


It was an annihilation by Rabobank-Liv in the Prologue of the Giro Rosa - the only women's Grand Tour left of the calendar!

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...

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