Race preview: For the first time, an elite-level women's stage race will be held in the UK when Marianne Vos and co. take to the roads of the East Midlands of England from Wednesday. Pez casts an eye over The Friends Life Women's Tour, an intriguing and long-overdue addition to the calendar.
One of the most popular and long running Womens Teams in the peloton is the Vanderkitten squad. The girls are currently in action at the Vuelta a El Salvador but before they flew out Pez caught up with them at their February training camp for an inside look at this international team.
Women's pro cycling is deservedly picking up more and more of a profile, and why shouldn't it when the most complete racer in the world is the stand-out superstar? Marianne Vos can win on road, track and dirt but there are plenty of fast women chasing her wheels. Here's a look at who to watch in 2014.