Women’s WorldTour calendar 'a mess' and 'a nonsense' says Movistar boss

The UCI must invest in the bottom of the pyramid to ensure the sport’s future says Sebastián Unzué

Annemiek van Vleuten (Movistar) celebrates overall victory at the 2022 Tour de France Femmes avec Zwift
(Image credit: Dario Belingheri/Getty)

The expanded Women’s WorldTour calendar has been branded "a mess" by Movistar women’s team boss, Sebastián Unzué.

The number of top tier race days has increased from 67 last year to 86 in 2023, though that would have been 88 had two Swedish races not been cancelled.

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Owen Rogers is an experienced journalist, covering professional cycling and specialising in women's road racing. He has followed races such as the Women's Tour and Giro d'Italia Donne, live-tweeting from Women's WorldTour events as well as providing race reports, interviews, analysis and news stories. He has also worked for race teams, to provide post race reports and communications.