Victoria Pendleton champions women-only Surrey sportive

Olympic gold medalist Victoria Pendleton will join hundreds of female cyclists at the Macmillan Cycletta in September

Double Olympic champion Victoria Pendleton is championing a female-only sportive, which takes place in Surrey this September.

Pendleton rode the 50km Macmillan Cycletta, which attracted more than 500 women, in 2014, and now organisers have added two new distances to the event.

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Stuart Clarke is a News Associates trained journalist who has worked for the likes of the British Olympic Associate, British Rowing and the England and Wales Cricket Board, and of course Cycling Weekly. His work at Cycling Weekly has focused upon professional racing, following the World Tour races and its characters.