UCI offers scholarships to women for Sport Director course (SUI)

UCI offers scholarships to women for Sport Director course (SUI)

Cycling South Africa is calling all women who are interested in attending the next Sport Director (DS) course, which will be held at the UCI World Cycling Centre in Aigle, Switzerland from 8-15 November 2016, to submit their applications. The UCI has offered a limited number of scholarships to women registering for the course, which is in its second consecutive year.

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Gold for National Women’s Team in Morocco

Gold for National Women’s Team in Morocco

Cycling South Africa’s Elite Women’s National Team claimed gold at the opening day of the 2016 CAC (African Cycling Confederation) Road Cycling Championships in Benslimane, Morocco, on 21 February. An-Li Kachelhoffer, Lise Olivier, Anriette Schoeman and Samantha Sanders tackled the out-and-back 38-kilometre route in a tailwind to start with, which resulted in clocking speeds of over 50-55km/hour. 

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An-li Kachelhoffer is 2016 SA National Road Champion

An-li Kachelhoffer is 2016 SA National Road Champion

An-li Kachelhoffer (Lotto-Soudol Ladies) won the Elite Women’s road race at the 2016 South African National Road, Time Trial and Para-cycling Championships in a decisive manner when she perfectly executed what would be the final move of the day, unleashing her power and breaking free from the pack to claim her first ever SA National Championship Title in Westville, KwaZulu-Natal, today.

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Dynamic women’s line-up bolsters anticipation for SA Road Champs

Dynamic women’s line-up bolsters anticipation for SA Road Champs

Cycling South Africa’s Women’s Commission has been growing from strength to strength in the development of women’s cycling in the country, and 2016 will be one of the biggest years yet, says Commission Director Lise Olivier, as she and her team of ladies prepare for the 2016 SA National Road, Time Trial and Para-cycling Championships, taking place in KwaZulu-Natal from 10-14 February.

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A great time for women’s cycling in South Africa

A great time for women’s cycling in South Africa

South Africa is abuzz amidst the arrival of three prominent international women’s cycling teams, African teams and local women’s teams ahead of the 2015 Momentum 947 Cycle Challenge taking place in Gauteng on Sunday 15 November. The first ever UCI 1.1 Women’s road race will see these great women cyclists competing for all-important UCI points in their attempt to strengthen their chances for Olympic places for 2016.

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Women’s cycling takes major step forward with the launch of the UCI Women’s WorldTour

Women’s cycling takes major step forward with the launch of the UCI Women’s WorldTour

The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) is delighted to announce the launch of the UCI Women’s WorldTour (WWT) signifying a major step forward for women’s cycling. The Tour, which will be launched in 2016, will become the leading series of races for professional women road cyclists replacing the former UCI Women Road World Cup which ran from 1998 to 2015.

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