Leah Thomas Wins Inaugural Women’s Tour of Scotland

Dominant Team Bigla claim four jerseys and fire Thomas to glory Full race report, official results, photography and rider reaction Leah Thomas won the first-ever Women’s Tour of Scotland with a clinical sprint to cap off a frantic finish in Edinburgh’s Holyrood Park. The 30-year-old, who was wearing the Motorola Solutions Queen of the Sprints…

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Jackson pips White to claim Yellow in Perth

Full race report, official results, photography and rider reaction Saturday 10 August, Perth –  73 Alison Jackson (Tibco-Silicon Valley Bank) is the first rider to wear the Baillie Gifford Yellow Jersey as she claimed a sensational stage win at the Women’s Tour of Scotland in Perth. With an impressive sprint in the final 200m, she capped off what was…

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Torrential Rain Sees Stage One Abandoned

Stage 2 will go ahead as planned from Glasgow to Perth on Saturday Friday 9 August, Dunfermline – Stage 1 of the Women’s Tour of Scotland was abandoned with 40km to go due to adverse weather conditions. The riders had completed 63km of the first stage of the inaugural race, including two sprints and one…

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Stage One Abandoned

Due to extreme weather conditions we have taken the unfortunate decision together with Police Scotland and the other relevant authorities to abandon today’s stage. Conditions have proven impossible due to heavy sections of standing water. Rider safety is therefore paramount and conditions were no longer safe to continue. The winners of today’s Event Scotland Queen…

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Women’s Tour of Scotland Finalise Partnerships with Arnold Clark

Leading Scottish car retailer latest in impressive list of partners for the event The Women’s Tour of Scotland has announced its final partnership of this year’s race, with Arnold Clark becoming the official car partner for the race. Car retailer Arnold Clark are one of the leading Scottish brands and join the list of the…

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Women’s Tour of Scotland Announce Motorola Solutions as Latest Partner

Organisation backs August’s inaugural women’s cycling event with sprints jersey sponsorship The Women’s Tour of Scotland has partnered with Motorola Solutions, a global leader in mission-critical communications, marking the company’s return to professional cycling. Motorola Solutions will sponsor the race’s red sprinters jersey and provide two-way radio communications for the event, having been the first…

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Women’s Tour of Scotland Announce Partnership with Voxwomen

Leading production company sign deal with this month’s inaugural event The Women’s Tour of Scotland has announced a partnership with Voxwomen to provide daily broadcast packages for the event which starts next Friday in Dundee.  Voxwomen are one the leading producers of bringing women’s cycling to TV viewers around the world and not only will…

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Media Attendance Details

We are now taking applications for media accreditation. The event will have full media facilities available at the end of each race as well as a small hospitality offering in each of the press facilities in Dunfermline, Perth and Edinburgh. A post stage press conference will be held with the stage winner and overall race…

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Mark Beaumont and Eileen Roe

Women’s Tour of Scotland to spark surge in Scottish female cycling

Beaumont says Tour of Scotland can inspire more women to ride a bike ONS research shows men outnumber women bike commuters by three to one Edinburgh bike hire scheme to give away 350 free days of cycling Ultra-endurance athlete Mark Beaumont has given his backing to next month’s Women’s Tour of Scotland cycling event and…

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The Women’s Tour of Scotland has today announced the list of teams that will compete in the first ever Women’s Tour of Scotland which starts in Dundee on the 9 August. Scotland will be led by their team captain Katie Archibald, who today unveiled the coveted Baillie Gifford Leaders Jersey, at the investment management firm’s HQ in…

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Drinks brand Wow Hydrate partnered with Women's Tour of Scotland

Women’s Tour of Scotland partner with drinks brand WOW HYDRATE

The Women’s Tour of Scotland have partnered with sports drink brand WOW HYDRATE ahead of the inaugural event between 9-11 August. Off the back of securing partnerships with a number of partners including Deloitte and Scimitar, they have partnered with Wow Hydrate who have added the 2.1 UCI calendar race to their list of already…

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Gail Porter new ambassador for Women’s Tour of Scotland

The Women’s Tour of Scotland has announced Scottish celebrity Gail Porter as an ambassador for their inaugural race which takes place between 9-11 August. Gail was joined today in Edinburgh by local cyclists to support the event as it marked 50 days to go until the start of the race in Dundee on Friday 9…

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