The Woman Cyclist

She sprints like a man. She climbs like a man. She rides criteriums, cyclocross, road races, and mountain bikes like a man,

She even kicks many men’s rears quite handily.

And most importantly, she’s as passionate — if not more so — about her male-dominated sport than any man with a bike.

Why then do women still struggle for equal billing in an activity that is widely regarded as universally fun, developmental, and downright good for you?

These images were for an article that discusses all of these aspects of women in cycling.