Having Kids Mid-Career is now a Viable Option for Female Pro Cyclists

February 23, 2022

With teams like Trek-Segafredo and Uno-X supporting maternity leave in sport, the culture around giving birth mid-career is changing.

The announcement that Deignan would be taking 2022 off to have a second child came with a second piece of news that signals another tonal shift in women’s cycling: her team Trek-Segafredo had also extended her contract through 2024. Cycling Tips