We are Les Filles Racing Team
Fun, friendly, fast... in that order

A London-based women's road racing team,
giving it their best both nationally and locally.

About Les Filles Racing Team

We are a women’s only cycle racing team based in and around London. Our target is Elite and National level road criterium races, but you will also find us racing locally and abroad.

Aims of Les Filles Racing Team

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Our Team

Nicole Oh - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Nicole Oh

Nickname/AKA Captain Oh
Hometown Sydney 
Day job Cycling Physiotherapist
Sporting background Nothing much before age 30, then Triathlon, eventually gravitating to Ironman
Race Bike S-Works Amira
Favourite race Lincoln GP
Favourite cake stop Lamingtons in Bletchingly
Beer, wine or cider? Wine (unless it’s for recovery purposes, then it’s cider)
Little known fact Has been to 72 different countries
Most looking forward to in 2016 Road trips, particularly to Belge
Twitter @PelotonPhysio

Tracy Corbett - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Tracy Corbett

Nickname/AKA TC
Hometown Cardiff
Day job Cycle, Rowing Coach, PT, Sports massage
Sporting background Rowing
Race Bike Amira by day, Giant Avail by night
Favourite race Bedford 3 Day
Favourite cake stop The Robin Cafe, Sheen
Beer, wine or cider? Wine
Little known fact Used to be a right heffa
Most looking forward to in 2016 Training Camp
Twitter @TeeCee37

Helen McKay - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Helen McKay

Nickname/AKA The Ninja/Killer/Clive/HtS (Helen the Shorter)
Hometown Cambridge
Day job Marketing
Sporting background 4th out of 4 in gymkhana once
Race Bike S-Works Tarmac/Cervelo P3
Favourite race They all hurt don’t they?
Favourite cake stop Classified information. I’d have to kill you if I told you.
Beer, wine or cider? Chateau Margaux any even years, I’m not fussy
Little known fact The Latin name for elephant is legus facus man
Most looking forward to in 2016 Hurty, hurty, race, race 
Twitter @cyclistmckay

Helen Ralston - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Helen Ralston

Nickname/AKA Bambi
Hometown Mortimer
Day job Economics consultant
Sporting background Rowing
Race Bike Orbea
Favourite race Beast of the East, The Ras! 
Favourite cake stop Giro, Esher
Beer, wine or cider? Wine
Little known fact turning 30 in January, oh shit, where did my 20s go?
Most looking forward to in 2016 Racing round some windy lanes with the girls
Twitter @helenralston1

Louise Mahe - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Louise Mahe

Nickname/AKA Lou
Hometown Carshalton
Day job Teacher
Sporting background Cycling
Race Bike Giant Liv 
Favourite race London Nocturne and anything Cyclo X
Favourite cake stop Well it was Fanny’s Farm :’(
Beer, wine or cider? Beer, prosecco and Gin 
Little known fact I’m pretty nifty on a pair of skis too
Most looking forward to in 2016 Surviving teaching, getting married :) and just racing hard along the way
Twitter @Team_Louise

Jenny Crouch - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Jenny Crouch

Nickname/AKA J-Dogg
Hometown Canterbury
Day job Boring finance stuff
Sporting background My steeds had four legs until I moved to London, and then I swapped to two wheels in 2012.
Race Bike Giant Propel Advanced Pro
Favourite race Bedford 3 day
Favourite cake stop Grind 
Beer, wine or cider? Wine
Little known fact Used to be a member of Young Farmers and show sheep at the local county show
Most looking forward to in 2016 Smashing it with the other Filles
Twitter @crouchetta

Delia Beddis - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Delia Beddis

Nickname/AKA Badass, Dizzle, Drizzle
Hometown Otley
Day job Project Manager
Sporting background Cycling and running
Race Bike Canyon Aeroad CF
Favourite race Crystal Palace but Tickhill GP too
Favourite cake stop Don't bother, just push on and have some cheese when you get home 
Beer, wine or cider? Wine
Little known fact I used to be able to do the splits on both legs and sideways.
Most looking forward to in 2016 Finishing a National Series race and getting to the Ryals...
Twitter @deliabeddis

Laura Greenhalgh - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Laura Greenhalgh

Nickname/AKA LG
Hometown Oxford
Day job Journalist writing about politics, science and occasionally cycling
Sporting background Rower
Race Bike Colnago M10 for road and Kinesis Crosslight for cx
Favourite race Anything involving mud! :)
Favourite cake stop Bread Ahead in Borough market - not on the usual bike ride trail but the doughnuts make it worth a detour!
Beer, wine or cider? Wine and beer in that order. Cider off limits since a few bad nights circa. summer 2012
Little known fact As a child I hated bikes, especially when my Dad made me ride the tandem or clean wheels.
Most looking forward to in 2016 Hanging out with the original girls in pink for a second year
Twitter @laurag29

Sophie Curle - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Sophie Curle

Nickname/AKA (no nickname....yet ;)
Hometown London
Day job Full time mother, part time property manager
Sporting background Athletics growing up and then nothing significant until my husband bought me a bike for my 30th birthday. 
Race Bike S Works Amira. N=1.
Favourite race Nocturne
Favourite cake stop Giro
Beer, wine or cider? Wine
Little known fact I have an identical twin sister.
Most looking forward to in 2016 Racing with an amazing team of inspirational Filles! 
Twitter @sophieccurle

Clem - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Clem Copie

Nickname/AKA Clem
Hometown Nantes, France
Day job Product Manager
Sporting background Tennis, Handball, Ice Skating, Skiing, Climbing, Running...the list goes on!
Race Bike Cervelo S5 with Ultegra Di2 and Dura-Ace C24 wheels
Favourite race Probably Cheshire Classic 
Favourite cake stop I don't stop, and eat homemade cakes once I get home
Beer, wine or cider? Most definitely wine (preferably red) with occasional wheat beer. Cidre only consumed when eating crepes and galettes back home
Little known fact I had never raced a bike before I moved to the UK and picked up the sport after 5 years of triathlon racing
Most looking forward to in 2016 I missed out on the inaugural Women's Tour of Yorkshire race and would love to take to the line and also race a Kermesse in Belgium!
Twitter @clem_copie

Coralie Glaunes - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Coralie Glaunes

Nickname/AKA Marmotte
Hometown Paris
Day job Compliance Director
Sporting background Ballet, contemporary dance, silly skiing, unsuccessful tennis, running, triathlon
Race Bike Colnalgo M10 AKA La Marquise
Favourite race Sudbury
Favourite cake stop Lamingtons tea room in Bletchingley
Beer, wine or cider? Wine
Little known fact do not ride in the rain. Renamed as the “Cambridge rule"
Most looking forward to in 2016 Climbing silly mountains and supporting my team mates
Twitter @coralieglaunes

Clare Gillott - Les Filles Racing Team Rider

Clare Gillott

Nickname/AKA Gilet
Hometown Nottingham
Day job Operational Manager at a Clinical Research Network
Sporting background  Nothing much before cycling. Unless drinking can count as a sport. 
Race Bike Canyon CF SLX 
Favourite race Nocturne
Favourite cake stop Cinnamon cafe Windsor
Beer, wine or cider? Beer, wine and cider
Little known fact I don't like climbing hills
Most looking forward to in 2016 riding my bike outside in the sun with friends!
Twitter @gillwaaa

Alexie Shaw - Les Filles Racing Team Rider
Alexie Shaw

Vikki Filsell - Les Filles Racing Team Rider
Vikki Filsell

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