La Course by Le Tour de France (WWT)

Coverphoto: / SF Road 2016

Sunday it was time for one of the bigger events on the women’s calendar, La Course by Le Tour de France. The race, a one day 89km crit circuit may not be all that spectacular on its own. The tradition and history belongs to the men, but along with the men’s last stage of the TDF follows live TV coverage and much needed media attention. Riders are eager, peloton nervous, everybody wants to do well for the team, honor the sponsors and show the world how great women cycling really is. Riders give it their all which results in a high Continue reading

A strong weekend with podium for Emilie in BeNe Ladies Tour (2.2)

Coverphoto: / SF Road 2016

This weekend we had a small team in BeNe Ladies Tour, a three-day stage race in Belgium and Netherlands starting with a 103km stage Friday. With a course including twelve coble sections at almost 11km altogether in addition to strong winds it turned into a tough stage. Emilie, who suffered from food poisoning the days before, rode strong and was able to stay with the front group of thirty-eight Continue reading

Successful National Championships with Hitec represented in Norway, Italy, Netherlands and Germany


The Norwegian Championships started with ITT where Vita Heine was the strongest in the 34.3km hilly course and won the title. Cecilie Gotaas Johnsen, still recovering her fractured shoulder, finished second while Miriam Bjørnsrud finished in third securing a full Hitec Products podium.

In the Criterium the team again secured a full Hitec Products podium after going full speed from the start before attacking and creating a break away. Miriam and Vita broke free from the peloton and sprinted for the win where Miriam was the strongest securing Continue reading