Saudi Arabia hosts its first ever women's cycle race

mercalia
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Saudi Arabia hosts its first ever women's cycle race

Postby mercalia » 12 Apr 2018, 2:19pm

Saudi Arabia hosts its first ever women's cycle race
but seems there is resistance

it seems to be run at twilight and inthe night ) from the pictures) - rather hot other wise, the women are not in lycra but heavy looking clothes

"A Twitter user commented: "I am not a religious cleric but a woman can be seductive and getting on a bicycle reveals all her attractive parts to men. If she wants to ride a bike she must do that by herself and not in public nor in front of people." " :roll:


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/blogs-trending-43740203

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Re: Saudi Arabia hosts its first ever women's cycle race

Postby Debs » 12 Apr 2018, 2:53pm

In 1978 an all female cycle race in the UK had the very opposite stance on clothing :lol:

https://youtu.be/s6f9n2WZFHo