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LED tyres coming soon to add a touch of Tron to your ride (+ video)

Cyglo tyres form UK company draw comparisons with sci-fi classic

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Speed camera opponents hail success of Swindon switch-off - but do figures back that up?

Accident statistics published as other councils prepare to follow suit in removing cameras

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"iPod oblivion" threatens safety of pedestrians and other road users, warns AA

Motorists' organisation says distraction caused by technology leads people to neglect their personal safety

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Greipel leaves HTC-Columbia to set up Cavendish showdown in 2011

German to join Omega-Pharma Lotto from next season

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Spooklight Rear LED light and wireless indicator

Unfortunately, this is more an expensive gimmick than a useful safety aid

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Cyclist from Norwich heads home to Zaragoza on two wheels

Spaniard sets off on 1,300-mile ride through Southern England, France & The Pyrenees

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Cyclist killed during A46 time trial named

52-year-old mother-of-two took up cycling two years ago

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US politician sees bike hire schemes as part of sinister UN plot

Putting environmental concerns first hits individual freedoms, claims Republican

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High 5 4:1 energy bar

A handy, tasty way to take on carbohydrate and protein – ideal for use in longer races, sportives, and other endurance events, as well as for post-ride recovery.

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Cambridge to trial 20mph speed limit in city centre

County council will assess impact of reduced speed limit over next 12 months

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Kryptonite Modulus Noose lock

£35 will buy you a U-lock that'll easily survive five minutes of torture with barely a scratch, but this unit rolled over in 20 seconds.

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Coroner says death of cyclist killed as he avoided pothole "accidental"

Inquest hears that local council knew of pothole before army officer's fatal collision with lorry

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Sir Chris Hoy walks away unhurt from car smash

Olympic champion crashes Jag just yards from Manchester Velodrome

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Specialized Body Geometry S-Works Road Shoe

Stiff, comfortable and extremely light, these are great shoes for the performance minded

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Victoria Pendleton lines up alongside stars from other sports in new Adidas ad

Spot for miCoach smartphone app features Jonny Wilkinson and Andy Murray among others

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Government to target drug drivers in new crackdown

Police to get new powers, possibly including roadside testing kits

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Juice Lubes Bearing Juice grease

Tenacious grease that's as suited to contact points as it is to bearings

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ATOC surveys rail passengers for cycle hire demand throughout UK

Train operators want to know your views through online survey

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Apple invent the bike computer

Finally you'll be able to see your speed and... what? Oh.

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Hammersmith police deploy bait bikes to catch the thieves

Operation being studied by forces elsewhere in the UK

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Rapha Rain Jacket

Lightweight, stowable and highly reliable waterproof with a whole heap of style – but a heavyweight price tag

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Sustrans urges Boris Johnson not to forget outer London boroughs

Charity fears funding may be cut as more cash considered for Cycle Hire Scheme

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Doctors hail James Cracknell's "exceptional" recovery

Former Olympic rower walking round hospital unaided two weeks after horror crash

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Police hunt Bath motorist who punched cyclist

Assault took place after cyclists remonstrated with motorist over his driving

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Witness appeal after woman cyclist killed during time trial

27-year-old dies from injuries sustained when she was hit by car on A46

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Smartwool Ewetopia Women's short

Well made, robust and flattering 3/4 tights offering good comfort, but let down by the cut of the lumbar area and the wicking performance of the pad.

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Other cyclists reportedly back up Floyd Landis's allegations against Lance Armstrong

Investigators step up enquiry following end of Tour de France

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Riis 'leaving door open' for Rasmussen

Switch to SunGard Saxo Bank could mean chicken's return to the big time

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Arkel Big Bar Bag

One of the best handlebar mounted bags available, built to be a trusted companion on the longest of epic rides.

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RSP light schwag - we have a winner!

Who's got their hands on some shiny new lights?

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Cavendish faces prospect of having just two GB team mates at World Championships

Country's slide down world rankings likely to see nine places last year fall to three this time

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100 Greatest Cycling climbs by Simon Warren

Great little digest of UK climbs; every cycling home should have one

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Police release pictures of suspected railway station bike thief

CCTV images show man police suspect responsible for string of thefts in Cambs & Beds

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Pushing your bike along in Derby city centre? The law would like a word...

Police blitz on cyclists in pedestrian zones sees officers also talk to those who have dismounted

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Report calls for enforcement of cycling ban on London's South Bank

Lambeth Council invites comments on Draft Strategy document

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Pedros Super Prestige track pump

A solid, reliable and well built pump. Pleasant to use and effective. And it looks nice!

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London 2012 road races to be held on Olympic Games' opening weekend

Start and finish outside Buckingham Palace with laps of Box Hill also on the route

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Blackpool Nocturne returns to light up seaside town

Evening's programme includes Cycle Hire Challenge Race for the locals

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Sainsbury's pledges £370,000 to cycling infrastructure in Carlisle

Funding linked to new supermarket will go towards extending Connect 2 cycleway

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Muxu Ride Sock

Everything you want from a cycling sock, unless one of the things you want is for it to be cheap.

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Breaking News: Alberto Contador signs for Team Saxo Bank

Team to be renamed Saxo Bank-SunGard, Contador targets Grand Tour treble in 2011

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Bicycle thefts on the rise in Oxford

Number of stolen bikes up nearly 40% in last two years

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High 5 4:1 Energy Source drink

A very handy and reasonably priced all-in-one energy product with carbo, protein and some vital minerals; ideal for longer races, sportives, and other endurance events

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Tickets now on sale for British National Track Championships

Next month's event last chance for stars to prove form ahead of Euros and Delhi

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road.cc Fantasy Tour winner picks up his prize bike

Table topper Alex Long visits CycleSurgery to claim his £600 KHS bike

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UK Anti Doping says cyclist Dan Staite was targeted for testing after tip-off

"Outside source" provided intelligence that led to positive test for EPO

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Five cyclists hospitalised after car swerves into them in Cumbria

Two members of Carlisle's Border City Wheelers Cycling Club remain in hospital

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Vin Cox completes his round-the-world record attempt

CX racer back at Greenwich after 176 days in the saddle

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Shanaze Reade wins back BMX World Championship title

21-year-old sets sights on unique double gold at London 2012

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Mavic Wintech USB Ultimate cycle computer + E-Skewer sensor

Simple-to-use PC-compatible bike computer with heart rate and altimeter functions; pricey though

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2011 Giro d'Italia to start with team time trial in Turin and end in Milan

94th edition of race to celebrate 150th anniversary of Italian unification

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Radioshack’s Li Fuyu fails doping test

Armstrong teammate tests positive, now faces the sack

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Brailsford eyes up Cavendish…or does he?

Team Sky boss sings Cav’s praises, but is he going to sign him?

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Cycle hire teething problems lead to charges being waived

Not such a smooth launch after all for Barclay’s scheme as users get their money back

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Clif Builder's bar

A good way to take on protein, and very flavoursome. They're not cheap, but the price is on a par with many other energy foods.

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London cycle hire – good start, now let’s spread it

18,000 now registered; CTC and Sustrans say scheme should be extended

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Need help planning your London cycle hire route?

New website helps all levels of cyclists make more of Barclay’s Cycle Hire scheme

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Muxu Ride shirt

Some useful bike-specific features but the lack of a technical fabric limits its versatility

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Cateye Velo Wireless Plus computer

Well made, user friendly and easy to fit. You're paying extra for some quirky features in addition to the usual.

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Andy Schleck confirms he and brother Fränk certain to leave Saxo Bank

Likely destination Luxembourg, departure will pave way for Contador to join

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MKS Leather toeclip and strap

Beautiful and very sturdy old school clips and straps but leather detailing requires care

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CTC says latest DfT National Travel Survey stats confirm cycling boom

Average trip length and number of trips both up in 2009

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Shred Classic road race takes over Plymouth’s waterfront

Hour-long 1km circuit race coming to the South West

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Wiggins confirmed as leading Team Sky in the Tour of Britain

Race organisers reveal provisional Team Sky and Motorpoint-Marshalls Pasta line-ups

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Boris warns of teething problems as Barclays Cycle Hire Scheme goes live

It's "more of a gradual launch than a big bang," says London's Mayor

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Chris King R45 hubs

Superbly engineered road racing hubs that are both lightweight and tough – they'll last an age

 
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