Vollering: I've already trained for the Tour de France Femmes

Demi Vollering (Team SD Worx)
Demi Vollering (Team SD Worx) (Image credit: Getty Images Sport)

La Course winner Demi Vollering (SD Worx) has already ridden the main climbs of the Tour de France Femmes 2022, as she takes aim at the general classification next July. 

The route, announced last week, will feature two mountain climbs in the Vosges: the Grand Ballon on stage 7, and La Planche des Belles Filles as the finale of stage 8. 

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Matilda Price is a freelance cycling journalist and digital producer based in the UK. She is a graduate of modern languages, and recently completed an MA in sports journalism, during which she wrote her dissertation on the lives of young cyclists. Matilda began covering cycling in 2016 whilst still at university, working mainly in the British domestic scene at first. Since then, she has covered everything from the Tour Series to the Tour de France. These days, Matilda focuses most of her attention on the women’s sport, writing for Cyclingnews and working on women’s cycling show The Bunnyhop. As well as the Women’s WorldTour, Matilda loves following cyclo-cross and is a recent convert to downhill mountain biking.