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Barbarella: The Barbara Howe diary

Just as Barbarella bumps through the universe, comically oblivious to the dangers and threats being thrust at her, Barbara Howe has had a few misadventures of her own. But with a stable team and strong results in recent years, the 29 year-old Velo Bella rider looks set to navigate her way to the top of the US 'cross tree, where she hopes to be crowned 'Queen of the 'cross Galaxy'.

Follow the fortunes of this free-spirited individual here on Cyclingnews.

Latest entry: My one and only 'cross race of the season (December 14, 2006)

2006 entries

2005 entries


  • 2005: Barbarella, Queen of the 'cross Galaxy

Barbarella's sponsors: Velo Bella, Easton, Rock Lobster, Specialized, Chris King, Fi'zi:k, Sheila Moon