Redlands – Emily Marcolini

I was very fortunate to have been given the opportunity to race for the Amy D. Foundation at the Redlands Cycling Classic in early May. The Redlands Classic is one of the oldest and most prestigious stage races in America. Living in Northern Canada means that it is often difficult for me to get to big races so when the foundation emailed me to notify me of my selection for this race I was very excited but also nervous about the prospect of racing in my first real stage race. I was also nervous about racing with a composite team of 5 riders who had never met or raced together. I didn’t need to worry though as Katie, Michelle, Gabrielle, Amber and Lauren where wonderful people who I am very glad to have met and raced with. Overall the race went quite well for me, I was disappointed to not be able to race the TT which was cancelled due to...
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