Funding for cycling
Sir, – In response to the report from the UN Environmental Programme (News, October 21st) about the lack of funding for proper infrastructure for cycling and walking, which the report says is partly responsible for the unacceptable number of road ...
- Pudukottai district bags overall cycling championship
National-level medallist C. Dinesh won the individual championship in the men category and Pudukottai district won the overall championship in the 60th State-level cycling competition held here from October 22 to 24. Cyclists from 16 districts ...and more »
- Catterick nominated by road cycling
Georgia Catterick is the road cycling nominee for the 2016 Marlborough Sports Awards, to be staged at the Marlborough Convention Centre on November 21. At the New Zealand elite road championships in January she finished fourth in the individual time ...and more »
Sir Bradley Wiggins returns to the track as cycling career nears conclusion - Aberdeen Evening ExpressBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)
Sir Bradley Wiggins returns to the track as cycling career nears conclusion
Aberdeen Evening Express
The long goodbye has begun for Sir Bradley Wiggins, with most clinging to fond memories. The 36-year-old was competing on the first evening of the London Six Day event at the Lee Valley VeloPark, his final event on British soil before his planned ...
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- Athletic Business (blog)
Cycling Is Up Across the Board in NYC, But Not Without Disparities
Streetsblog New York (blog)
The number of New Yorkers who regularly ride a bike has risen markedly in recent years, and the trend is especially pronounced among high school students, according to a report published today by the Department of Health [PDF]. While the general upward ...
New York Sees Cycling SurgeAthletic Business (blog)all 5 news articles »
- Cycling Weekly
The eight-year-old who conquered the Tourmalet has outdone himself…
Getting to the top in a very respectable three and a half hours, it was thought at the time that he could have been the youngest rider ever to summit the famous French col. >>> Another British eight-year-old conquers the Tourmalet. Following his ninth ...and more »
- Dates confirmed for 2017 British Cycling BMX Series
The series will once again comprise of 12 rounds, beginning at the indoor BMX track at the National Cycling Centre in March for rounds one and two, combined with the UCI supercross. The national series then tours around BMX tracks nationwide visiting ...
- Cycling Weekly
Nicolas Roche: Alberto Contador still has a lot to give
Nicolas Roche (Team Sky) says he believes his former teammate Alberto Contador has past his best, but still has a lot to give in the Grand Tours. Irish champion Roche spent two years on the Saxo-Tinkoff team with the seven-time Grand Tour winner, who ...and more »
- Olympic Channel adds cycling, skating, other sports to lineup
Six additional sports have signed deals with the Olympic Channel to have some of their events shown on the new digital outlet. The channel says agreements were reached with the international federations for cycling, skating and luge, as well as three ...and more »
- Watch: Riding gravel roads in Iceland with Magnus Backstedt
Plus get great deals and exclusive offers from Time Inc. (UK) Ltd and its partners. By submitting your details, you will also receive emails from Time Inc. UK, publisher of Cycling Weekly and other iconic brands about its goods and services, and those ...
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Amateur cyclist Robin Townsend receives ban for using EPO, confirms UKAD
UK Anti-Doping has confirmed that Robin Townsend, who was handed a four-year ban earlier this year for a positive test, has been handed a second ban after testing positive for blood booster EPO. The 46-year-old amateur cyclist, who tested positive for ...and more »
- National cycling scheme rolled out at Dundee station
Rail passengers will now be able to continue their journeys from stations in Scotland by bike thanks to a new national cycling scheme. The project, which was recently rolled out in Dundee, means commuters and tourists can now pedal their way to their ...and more »
- Cycling star Callum Skinner launches poppy appeal
Scotland's newest Olympic cycling star has joined veterans for the launch of this year's Scottish Poppy Appeal at Edinburgh's Waverley Station. Gold medallist Callum Skinner said his great grandfather fought in World War One, so he was aware of the ...
Olympic cycling star Callum Skinner launches this year's Scottish Poppy AppealThird Force Newsall 3 news articles »
- Solicitor left paralysed by cycling accident sues £79 mountain bike ...
A sporty solicitor left paralysed after falling on his head during a mountain biking course is suing a cycling instructor for £and more »
- Cycling Weekly
Sir Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish set for Six Day London
Sir Bradley Wiggins will begin his two-part farewell to cycling on Tuesday when he competes alongside Mark Cavendish on the opening night of the Six Day London. Wiggins, 36, has already concluded his road career but will race twice more on the track ...
London Six Day 2016: Everything you need to knowCycling Weeklyall 6 news articles »
- Cycling Weekly
Female cyclist killed in collision with truck in Battersea
A woman killed in a collision with a truck in Battersea, south London on Monday morning, was a cyclist police have confirmed. Police were unable to confirm whether the woman had been a pedestrian or riding a bike at the time of the incident, which took ...and more »
- BBC News
Tour de Yorkshire: Venues announced for Britain's top cycling event
Sir Gary Verity unveils the host towns for the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire at the Welcome to Yorkshire offices in Leeds. Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe. Peter Smith. 11:24 13:09 Tuesday 25 October 2016. 3. Have your say. The host towns and cities for the 2017 ...
Is this the 2017 Tour de Yorkshire route?Cycling Weeklyall 21 news articles »
- British Cycling rejected application for Women's Tour to expand to seven days
As this year's Women's Tour wound up in Kettering last June, rumours the race would be extended to seven days began to circulate around press and peloton alike. However, the 2017 Women's WorldTour calendar, published by the UCI earlier this month, ...
Great Britain Cycling Team named for the 2016 UEC Cyclo-cross European Championships - British CyclingGreat Britain Cycling Team named for the 2016 UEC Cyclo-cross European Championships
British Cycling has confirmed the Great Britain Cycling Team for the 2016 UEC European Cyclo-cross Championships taking place on 29-30 October in Pont Chateau, France. In the elite women's race, two-time European champion (2012 and 2013) Helen ...
- Cycling Weekly
Cyclist in Australia fined for overtaking stationary car
Laurie Duncan, 65, was riding in Melbourne when he passed a car to left of it (similar to the UK, Australians drive on the left hand side of the road) and was subsequently pulled over by police and fined AU$152 (£95). Duncan says that the car was ...and more »
British Cycling says it would be 'impossible' and 'illogical' for Portsmouth to host the Tour de France in 2019 - Cycling WeeklyCycling Weekly
British Cycling says it would be 'impossible' and 'illogical' for Portsmouth to host the Tour de France in 2019
One of British Cycling's directors has said that it would be “impossible” and “illogical” for Portsmouth to host the Tour de France Grand Départ in 2019, as a result of Yorkshire's staging of the Road World Championships. The Hampshire city's council ...and more »
- Greater Kashmir
Cycling trials on Oct 26
The selected players will represent State in 21st National road cycling championship scheduled to be held at Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh from November 5 to 8. GKNN Srinagar, Publish Date: Oct 23 2016 10:30PM | Updated Date: Oct 23 2016 10:30PM. Cycling ...and more »
- Cycling from Cape Reinga to Bluff for breast cancer
New Zealand Herald
CYCLING FOR A GOOD CAUSE: Emma Mackie (left) and Marie Gillies are cycling from Cape Reinga to Bluff raising money for Breast Cancer. In just seven days, two women will cycle the length of New Zealand to raise money for a cause close to both their ...
Cavendish finishes on a high in Abu Dhabi
Mark Cavendish was making up for lost time as he claimed victory on the final stage of the Abu Dhabi Tour, seeing off Giacomo Nizzolo. Having missed the race a year ago through injury, Cavendish was itching to make amends, and did just that on the ...
DiData end 2016 season with victorySuperSport
Tanel Kangert takes Abu Dhabi Tour lead with stage three winSkySportsall 44 news articles »
2016 Japan Cup: Villella wins, Cancellara retires
A day after retiring cycling champion Fabian Cancellara (Trek-Segafredo) delivered teammate Fumiyuki Beppu (JPN) to a criterium win to kick off the 25th Japan Cup (UCI 1.HC) weekend, Davide Villella (Cannondale-Drapac) claimed the 144.2km road race ...and more »
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Kay and Nelson get silver in first women's Madison
Great Britain finished off their European Track Championships in Paris with silver in the first-ever women's Madison for Emily Kay and Emily Nelson to cap off a promising competition for the young team. While Olympic champion Katie Archibald was the ...
GB duo take madison silver in ParisEurosport.com AUall 4 news articles »
- The Guardian
Shane Sutton says British Cycling and Team Sky will be cleared
Shane Sutton says he is confident that he will be cleared of discrimination allegations and would be open to returning to his former role at British Cycling. Photograph: Bryn Lennon/Getty Images. Press Association. Sunday 23 October 2016 06.11 EDT Last ...
Shane Sutton defends British Cycling over allegations - BBC SportBBC Sport
Shane Sutton believes there has been no wrongdoing at British Cycling and
Brian Cookson and Greg Van Avermaet optimistic of the growth of cycling in the Middle East - Sport360°Sport360°
Brian Cookson and Greg Van Avermaet optimistic of the growth of cycling in the Middle East
The Road World Championships in Doha and the Abu Dhabi Tour bodes well for the growth of cycling in the Middle East. Reem Abulleil. by Reem Abulleil 23rd October 2016. article:23rd October 2016. Facebook. Twitter. Google Plus · Email · Linked.and more »
Owain Doull targeting one-day Classics with Team Sky in 2017
Owain Doull is setting his sights on riding cycling's biggest one-day Classics in his first season with Team Sky. The 23-year-old Welshman, who was crowned Olympic team pursuit champion in Rio in August, is currently racing with the British squad as a ...
- Cycling Weekly
Essential guide to prostate health for cyclists
The debate about prostate health and cycling has taken on renewed vigour recently following the publication of a study involving 5,000 cyclists. It reported a six-fold increase in prostate cancer among cyclists who trained for eight hours or more per ...
- State-level cycling contest begins
National-level medallist C. Dinesh and about 50 cyclists who had taken part in the state and national level meets were among the 140 cyclists vying for honours in the 60th State level cycling competition, which began here on Saturday. Minister for ...
- 60th State-level cycling competition begins - The Hindu
National-level medallist C. Dinesh and about 50 cyclists who had taken part in the state and national level meets were among the 140 cyclists vying for honours ...and more »
- 60th State-level cycling competition begins
National-level medallist C. Dinesh and about 50 cyclists who had taken part in the state and national level meets were among the 140 cyclists vying for honours in the 60th State level cycling competition, which began here on Saturday. Minister for ...and more »
- NG News
Provincial cycling summit held in Pictou
Larry Peach, marketing director for the Gran Fondo Baie Ste. Marie, talks during the keynote address of Nova Scotia Bike Summit held in Pictou on Saturday. NS Bike Summit. The two-day conference brought together bike enthusiasts and others at the ...
- Radio New Zealand
Cycling's Roulston retires
Radio New Zealand
Double Olympic track cycling medalist Hayden Roulston will draw the curtain on his career after the Tour of Southland. New Zealand cyclist Hayden Roulston Photo: Supplied by Pete Bruggeman c / o Bike NZ. "The time is right and I feel ready.
Video: Hayden Roulston to retire from professional cyclingNewshub
New Zealand cycling legend Hayden Roulston lines up for farewell tourTVNZ
Roulston calls quits on cycling careerNZCityall 5 news
Abu Dhabi tour helps spread cycling in Middle East
The Abu Dhabi Tour has brought pro cycling to another nontraditional cycling country. Photo: Tim De Waele | TDWsport.com. ABU DHABI, U.A.E. (VN) — Dreams come true in the U.A.E., at least for Yousif Mirza. The local rider worked at the Dubai airport ...and more »
- The Indian Express
British cycling chief executive to step down in 2017
The Indian Express
uk cycling, cycling doping, uk doping, uk cycling doping, bradley wiggins, British Cycling has been dragged into controversy surrounding Team Sky's use of Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs), including for former Tour de France winner Bradley Wiggins.
British Cycling chief to step downFinancial Times
Peter Keen: Ex-British Cycling boss says innocent riders risk being taintedBBC Sport
British Cycling's CEO I
- Financial Times
British Cycling chief to step down
The chief executive of British Cycling will step down next year following the success of the Rio Olympics but in the middle of a crisis in which allegations of wrongdoing swirl around the organisation.
Ian Drake: British Cycling chief executive to leave his position in ...BBC Sport
Cycling-Top British official Drake to step down in 2017Reuters
British Cycling chief executive Ian Drake denies departure linked with doping allegati
- British Cycling chief executive Ian Drake to stand down
Isle of Wight Radio
Drake, who has been in the post for seven years, will leave at the end of March next year. His departure comes as British Cycling faces a UK Anti-Doping investigation over allegations of wrongdoing, and questions have been raised over the relationship ...
- Cycling - Orica-BikeExchange buoyed by 2017 Tour route
MELBOURNE: Australian pro cycling team Orica-BikeExchange believes Team Sky's stranglehold over the Tour de France may be loosened by the unconventional 2017 route and are relishing the prospect of a battle of "aggression" on the road. The course ...and more »
Cycling: Orica-BikeExchange buoyed by 2017 Tour route
Cyclists from Orica-Bike Exchange compete in Men's Team Time Trial in the UCI Road World Championships 2016, in Doha, Qatar October 9, 2016. REUTERS/Naseem Zeitoon. By Ian Ransom | MELBOURNE. MELBOURNE Australian pro cycling team ...and more »
- Cycling championship
The district road cycling championship will be held at Thodupuzha on October 22 and 23, Kerala Cycling Association executive member N.Ravindran has said. District Collector G.R. Gokul will inaugurate the function at Vengallur, he said. — A Correspondent.
- The Hindu
'Reverse cycling' Linga Reddy aims at Guinness! - The Hindu
His cycling in the reverse direction initially earned him taunts from his villagers and curses from his kin, but his persistent efforts secured him a berth in the Limca ...and more »
- The Hindu
'Reverse cycling' Linga Reddy aims at Guinness!
His cycling in the reverse direction initially earned him taunts from his villagers and curses from his kin, but his persistent efforts secured him a berth in the Limca Book of Records. O. Linga Reddy of Bandlapalle village near Punganur town has ...and more »
- Cyclist injured after hitting concrete left in cycling lane
New Zealand Herald
A cyclist was injured after hitting two pieces of concrete in a cycling lane in Nelson. Photo / Michael Cunningham. Police are searching for a ute or trailer after a cyclist was injured when he hit two pieces of concrete in a cycling lane in Nelson ...and more »
- BBC Sport
European Track Cycling Championships: GB win four medals on day two
Britain's Elinor Barker relaunched her individual race career by claiming silver in the scratch race at the European Track Cycling Championships. Barker, 22, won team pursuit gold in Rio alongside Joanna Rowsell Shand, Laura Trott and Katie Archibald.and more »
- BBC Sport
European Track Cycling Championships: GB win four medals on ...
Rio 2016 gold medallist Elinor Barker wins one of four medals for Great Britain on day two of the European Track Cycling Championships.and more »
- PezCycling News
Rally Cycling Signs Matteo Dal-Cin
Rally Cycling is proud to announce the addition of Canadian Matteo Dal-Cin for the 2017 season. One of the strongest riders in North America, Dal-Cin had a breakout 2016 season with overall victory at the Redlands Bicycle Classic and several top ...
Cavendish believes cycling is clean in wake of TUE controversy
Speaking from the Abu Dhabi Tour press event, Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data) told Reuters in a video interview that he believes cycling is clean in the wake of the current controversy surrounding Therapeutic Use Exemptions (TUEs), medical exemptions ...and more »
- British Cycling
Medal magic from Great Britain Cycling Team in Paris - British Cycling
Four medals on day two of the European track championships in Paris.and more »