Everything tagged with women

Blog post: Women in Cycling

In London twice as many men cycle as women - across the UK women account for only 27% of cycle commuters. Rosie Downes investigates Across the UK, areas that already have relatively high levels of cycling (such as Cambridge) have a better gende...

Blog post: Where are the men? All female Mayoral candidates Sign for Cycling

Sophie Walker, Women’s Equality Party, has today become the third candidate to Sign for Cycling. She joins Sian Berry, Green Party and Caroline Pidgeon, Liberal Democrat Party. With all three female Mayoral candidates agreeing to support s...

Blog post: Everyone Bikes - A new bike shop with a focus on females

Everyone Bikes is a new cycling shop that caters for all but has a female focus. Here's their story ...   This new cycle shop has just opened on Northcote Rd, SW11, and is a new kind of cycle shop that puts women at the forefront and aim...

Blog post: The Art of Cycling in a Skirt

London Cycling Campaign guest blogger Jude Burke, who writes Cycling with Heels, tells us about her experience with cycling in a skirt. It wasn’t, I have to admit, my finest moment. I swung my leg over my saddle, as usual, only for ...

Blog post: Blogger profile: Lady Velo

In a new series of guest bloggers for the London Cycling Campaign, we find out a bit more about Lady Velo, who blogs at Velo City Girl about cycling, fashion and all things in between. Do you remember your first bike and how you learnt to cycle...

Blog post: Blogger profile : Cycling with Heels

In a new series of guest bloggers for the London Cycling Campaign, we find out a bit more about Jude Burke, also known as Cycling with Heels. Jude, a 30-something editor, goes almost everywhere by bike. She blogs about her take of living and cy...

Blog post: guest blogger cycling with heels Jude Burke profile q and a

In a new series of guest bloggers for the London Cycling Campaign, we find out a bit more about Jude Burke, also known as Cycling with Heels. Do you remember your first bike and how you learnt to cycle? Everyone remembers their first time&hell...

Blog post: Rides encourage beginners to try out London women's bike racing league

photo London's women cyclists are gearing up for another summer season with beginner-friendly races   The London Women's Cycle Racing League is holding beginner sessions to encourage new participants in its spring/summer road and track ra...

Blog post: SUGOI Sakura jersey, £50, www.sugoi.com

  Finotech fabric, 10in ‘invisible’ front zip, three elastic back pockets, drop collar, one-off original design. Sizes S-XL, one colourway only.

Blog post: GORE Contest Lady jersey, £39.99, www.gorebikewear.co.uk

Microfiber fabric, short zip, three compartment patch pockets, fitted. Sizes 34 (XS) to 44 (XXL); red, white, pink, turquoise, black.

Blog post: CORINNE DENNIS loose fit jersey, £39.99, www.corinnedennis.co.uk

Cotton/Lycra mix fabric, short zip, two rear pockets, loose fit. Sizes 8-18; cherry, green, navy.

Blog post: FOSKA iPayRoadTax women’s shirt, £45, www.foska.com

Let other road users know loud and clear where you stand on the 'road tax' debate. Coolmax fabric, three-quarter length zip, three rear pockets, semi-fitted. Sizes 8-16 (and men’s version too); black or white.

Blog post: DHB Earnley Ladies jersey, £35.99, www.wiggle.co.uk

Polyester fabric, full-length zip, one zipped rear pocket with two compartments, headphone cable routing, fitted. Sizes 8-16; red or white.

Blog post: SUGOI Greta Capri shorts, £80, www.sugoi.com

  These sleek-feeling capris look casual but hide some pretty technical features: a fabric that gives great stretch and excellent breathability; four pockets; zip fly with snap closure; and a removable chamois liner that must rank as one o...

Blog post: ALTURA Quantum Women’s shorts, £44.99, www.zyro.co.uk

  This pared-down baggy short includes a removable chamois liner that’s specifically shaped and padded for women. The waist can be cinched using a pair of adjusters and the zip fly is capped with a double popper. We’ve been impre...