3. Follow Friday: Sarah Connolly. It’s fun to follow athletes on social media to get the latest race photos and behind-the-scenes training videos, but to get a broader view of the sport, it’s helpful to follow commentators too. Sarah Connolly is a former women’s cycling journalist, podcaster and commentator who uses Twitter to post updates and her opinions on the sport.
Recently, Connolly shared news of a new bike memoir; her thoughts on the #RideLondon course; and posted an in-depth thread on why she thinks Pushing Dreams is the women’s cycling team of the year. Following Connolly and reading her tweets can help further educate you on the sport of pro cycling. — TWITTER