Characters, Themes & Athletes of HALF THE ROAD:

With over 20 athletes, Olympians and nations represented, HALF THE ROAD’s people & topics include:

  • 2012 Olympic Gold Medalists Kristin Armstrong (USA) & Marianne Vos (NED)
  • Pro cycling standouts Ina Teutenberg (GER), Emma Pooley (GBR), Rochelle Gilmore (AUS), and the USA’s Evelyn Stevens, Amber Neben, Amber Pierce, Connie Carpenter, Alison Tetrick, Robin Farina, Nicky Wangsgard and many more discuss pressing issues in cycling.
  • 4x Ironman World Champ Chrissie Wellington & 1967 Boston Marathon’s Kathrine Switzer share their gender-barrier breaking accomplishments.
  • 17th U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Richard Carmona on the physical & physiological power of female athletes.
  • What the UCI (Cycling’s governing body) is and isn’t doing to further women in sport.
  • Stunning cinematography from European, Central American & U.S. stage races and events.

The “Characters” in our film are athletes, fans and supporters of women’s cycling who have supported our endeavor. In turn, we support them and encourage our viewers to follow these terrific people. Below are their twitter handles and websites.



Kristin Armstrong (USA) @K_Armstrong

Marianne Vos (NED) @marianne_vos

Emma Pooley (GBR)  @PooleyEmma

Evelyn Stevens (USA) @evelyn_stevens

Ina Teutenberg (GER) @inayoko

Amber Neben (USA) @amberneben

Robin Farina (USA) @robin_farina

Addy Albershardt (USA) @BPAlbershardt

Dr. Nichole Wangsgard, PhD (USA) @nickywangsgard

Connie Carpenter Phinney (USA) @bikecamp

Amber Pierce (USA) @ambermalika

Rochelle Gilmore (AUS)  @RochelleGilmore

Myfanwy Galloway (AUS) @miffyG

Kathryn Bertine (SKN)  @kathrynbertine

Alison Tetrick (USA) @AMTetrick

Pia Sundstedt (FIN)  @piasundstedt

Lauren Hall (USA) @lauren1717

Emily Kachorek (USA)  @EmilyKachorek

Alison Powers (USA)   @alpcycles

Melanie Colavito (USA)  @womensbiketalk

Flavia Oliveira (BRA) @flavin8or

Ally Stacher (USA) @allys_bars

Kristin McGrath (USA) @i_am_kmac

Tina Pic (USA)

Joanie Caron (CAN)

Inga Thompson (USA)

Olivia Dillon (Ireland) @OliviaDill

Alisha Welsh (USA) @alishawelsh

Veronica Leal Balderas (MEX) @verodimension

Millie Tanner (USA) @milliegoat



Chrissie Wellington (GBR) @chrissiesmiles

Kathrine Switzer (USA) @KVSwitzer

Dr. Richard Carmona, MD (USA)  @CarmonaforAZ

Doug Loveday, MS (USA)

Dave Towle (USA) @davedtowle

Michael Engleman (USA)  @uswcdp

Kristy Scrymgeour (AUS) @velociosports

John Profaci (USA) @teamcolavita1




Team Colavita-Cooking Light

NOW/Novartis for MS


Optum/Kelly Benefits



Primal Pro Women 

Specialized Lululemon 

Rabobank Liv Giant

Pasta Zara- Coegas

Wiggle Honda 

USA Cycling

Panamanian Cycling Federation

Axman Cycling/Taiwan Cycling Federation

St. Kitts & Nevis Cycling Federation

Johnathan Devich