Conquer the roads with RiderState, a smartphone game app for cyclistsNewly released smartphone app turns your cycling into a game with awards for cyclists who conquer the world4Nov 25 2014 - 12:21 Dani King "thought she was going to die" after training crashOlympian calls for better road maintenance and spending on cycling infrastructure10Nov 25 2014 - 11:50 VDO cycle computer competition: we have winners!Eight chances to win a VDO M3 cycle computer worth £50... did you snag one?Nov 25 2014 - 10:00 Sky and 10 other teams launch Velon joint venture in bid to overhaul pro cyclingTeams aim to use onboard cameras, rider telemetry and slimmed down racing calendar to build long-term fan base‏12Nov 25 2014 - 09:56 Tour de France 2016 to start in Normandy's Manche departmentDetails of town hosting Grand Départ will be revealed in press conference next month2Nov 24 2014 - 22:14 Sevenoaks councillors object to county cycling planTown wants "joined up" approach, accuses county of "piecemeal" planning4Nov 24 2014 - 18:07 Teaching assistant from France dies after collision in Leicester, police seek witnessesAnaïs Thouvenot, 22, worked at Perryfields High School in Birmingham4Nov 24 2014 - 16:54 End in sight for Bradford's cycle path that just endsGreenway to nowhere that has remained unfinished for nine months to finally be completed in spring3Nov 24 2014 - 16:29 UK has almost nine million cyclists, claims reportA fifth ride at least once a week & transport cycling makes up 40% of total11Nov 24 2014 - 15:24 If they come, we'll build it - no priority for segregated cycle lanes until more people cycle, says ministerRobert Goodwill sends "chicken-and-egg letter" in response to cyclist's plea for Continental infrastructure30Nov 24 2014 - 14:55 Tell us what you think of road.cc and you could win a £1,000 bike… you can choose from Trek, Cube, Giant, Specialized, GT, Wilier, Focus, Felt or Bianchi courtesy of JE James22Nov 24 2014 - 12:45 Just in: Bianchi Sempre Pro£2,300 Campagnolo Athena-equipped carbon road bike from Italy gets the once-over8Nov 24 2014 - 11:52 Drivers don't know cycling road rules, quiz results showLaw firm's quiz reveals cyclists know road rules better than drivers36Nov 24 2014 - 11:28 MP lobbies Reading council over urgently needed repairs to Palmer Park VelodromeRob Wilson discovers cracks in track and damaged fencing as he tours facility with cycling clubs who use it2Nov 24 2014 - 11:18 Strava launches cycle clothing rangeStrava jersey, bib shorts, gilets, socks and arm warmers now available through US online shop20Nov 24 2014 - 10:42 Ride the Tour de France with Tour de Force charity event, entries now openEntries now open for Tour de Force charity event and a look at what to expect from the 2015 routeNov 24 2014 - 09:58 Video: Women vs men in ‘Marymoor Crawl’ track race at Revolution Series in ManchesterField included Laura Trott, Giorgia Bronzini, Ed Clancy and Luke Rowe – but who won?3Nov 24 2014 - 01:18 Hundreds sign road safety petition after death of cyclist in N WalesCalls for measures to reduce danger at junction where Jane Greaves was killed on Friday1Nov 23 2014 - 22:03 Loch Lomond businesses offered free bike racks so visitors 'don't have to lean expensive cycles against the wall'Free cycle rack initiative hoped to improve tourism and leisure by scenic Loch Lomond4Nov 23 2014 - 20:06 Pendle councillors vote for Tour of Britain visit at expense of free town-centre Wi-Fi£100,000 being spent over East Lancashire borough hosting part of stage of next year's race4Nov 23 2014 - 18:04 Video: Manchester cyclist hit by taxi – footage being used as evidence in civil action“I know wearing a camera is controversial but without it, it would have been my word against the driver’s”48Nov 23 2014 - 13:22 Need to change culture of phone use by drivers says Transport SecretaryHas commissioned a report into the issue which will be out next year28Nov 23 2014 - 12:27 Cars regain priority at Yarm cycle path crossingLocal councillor had said giving cyclists priority would be ‘confusing’ for drivers11Nov 23 2014 - 11:23 Have your say: Manchester plans 37 miles of new cycle routes - but are they good enough?Seven routes from suburbs into the city planned - but Manchester's record on sensible cycleways criticised6Nov 23 2014 - 10:39 Comedy star threatened with arrest after bringing folding bike into McDonald'sBrian Conley said three officers arrived in a van to take him away after he attempted to bring cycle into fast food restaurant34Nov 23 2014 - 10:20 Specialized 2015: New Tarmac, Roubaix and Venge road bikesA look at the brand new Tarmac and a lot more disc models in the 2015 range4Nov 23 2014 - 07:22 73 year old driver handed 5 year ban and community service for killing female cyclist in the HighlandsMurdo Morrison 'suffers bouts of grief' since he killed his friend Mary Brook13Nov 22 2014 - 21:22 Get people on bikes to combat obesity says new reportCalls for government to ‘disincentivise’ driving23Nov 22 2014 - 17:21 Video: Critical analysis of proposed cycling provisions on Manchester’s Oxford Road“Our city is taking you for a ride…” Video offers alternative analysis of proposed Oxford Road changes11Nov 22 2014 - 15:59 Joanna Lumley claims sole responsibility for banning cyclists from Garden BridgeBridge will be a privately-managed tourist attraction where groups of eight or more will have to apply for permission to visit48Nov 22 2014 - 13:13 Tech Roundup: Featuring Rapha, Tacx, Brooks, Muc-Off, XpedoPlus new products from Carradice, Hiplok, Tour de Force, Velo-Trainer, plus beer and more9Nov 22 2014 - 12:30 10 per cent cycling in Scotland – a target or a vision?Scottish Government’s long term vision for active travel unveiled but critics demand more immediate action12Nov 22 2014 - 11:28 Bike thieves slice through cycle racks with saw to lift off couple's bikesBikes stolen outside couple's home after neighbour saw men with saw - but police never responded to call13Nov 22 2014 - 11:02 Cyclist fined for 'avoiding phone box' on shared use crowd funds his appealKristian Gregory to get his day in court over £50 Fixed Penaly Notice for straying into pedestrian zone15Nov 22 2014 - 10:38 Royal Parks says Jeremy Vine didn’t break speed limit – because it doesn’t apply to cyclistsRiders asked to adhere to 5mph limit for motor vehicles, but don’t necessarily break law if they don’t16Nov 21 2014 - 18:04 Video: Trials rider Ali C stars in new Inspired Bicycles filmMember of Danny MacAskill’s Drop & Roll team breaks off tour for filming in Glasgow3Nov 21 2014 - 14:04 Video: Wiggle launches bikes – and riders – off a mountain to see which flies furthestOnline retailer engages in a spot of bike bungee to compare bikes4Nov 21 2014 - 13:23 Specialized 2015: Allez range highlightsSpecialized's Smartweld aluminium frame now available on four bikes costing from £900, while the Allez range starts at £60013Nov 21 2014 - 12:51 Alberto Contador helps Saxo Bank launch Ride Like a Pro initiative in LondonTinkoff-Saxo sponsor invites clients to experience the life of a professional cyclist4Nov 21 2014 - 12:09 Cyclists fined over £1,000,000 in London police crackdownOperation Safeway fined another 6,000 riders in first seven months of 201445Nov 21 2014 - 10:37 Smart Hat cycle helmet inventor to take idea to NSW governmentToby King also says potential investors have been in touch over backing his creation27Nov 21 2014 - 10:26 Just in: Genesis Volare 40First Campagnolo-equipped Genesis Volare arrives to be tested16Nov 21 2014 - 07:52 Video: Flythrough of Manchester's planned Oxford Road segregated cycle lanesPlans to transform busy route into city centre revised following consultation11Nov 20 2014 - 18:33 Have we reached peak sportive? Etape Pennines axed due to lack of participant interestOrganisers pull plug on closed-road event which moved from October to July this year40Nov 20 2014 - 17:42 Over 400 turn out to remember and celebrate John Radford (+video)Tributes paid to CTC area chairman and Road Justice campaignerNov 20 2014 - 16:38 9 in 10 Londoners would feel safer cycling on fully segregated lanesSupport for Cycle Superhighways reiterated as Boris Johnson rejects call to introduce partial segregation10Nov 20 2014 - 14:30 Sensa reveals 2015 Aquila SL and Calabria road bikesBrand new 2015 carbon road bikes from Dutch company Sensa available now through Merlin Cycles9Nov 20 2014 - 14:25 "A big ask" for Bradley Wiggins to make Rio team, says Shane SuttonDecision will come down to the data, says GB cycling team boss6Nov 20 2014 - 13:39 Driver who thought he hit pothole when he ran over cyclist acquittedMagistrates say no evidence that Mark Tyler was distracted by hands-free mobile phone he was using24Nov 20 2014 - 13:05 Video: E-bikes? Pah! Meet the 50mph propeller-powered bikeNutter straps paramotor to himself, goes for a ride4Nov 20 2014 - 12:22 Fourth positive test at Astana as U23 rider Victor Okishev fails doping controlKazakh team's WorldTour licence is currently under review following earlier cases11Nov 20 2014 - 11:00 Radio Two's Jeremy Vine busted for speeding in Hyde Park - on his bikeDJ was riding at 16mph, told by radar-toting cop the limit is 5mph66Nov 20 2014 - 10:37 Danny MacAskill rides loop-the-loop in latest video stunt - official videoOn a floating barge on the River Thames, Danny MacAskill wows crowds by riding a loop-the-loop9Nov 20 2014 - 10:24 Just In: Blk-Tec C1 wheelsBrand new 45mm deep carbon wheels from brand new brand arrive for testing8Nov 20 2014 - 10:15 Alberto Contador’s homemade water bottle mudguardA pro tip for turning an old water bottle into a mudguard23Nov 20 2014 - 08:57 Surgeon reveals full extent of Bono's bike crash injuries - and they're much worse than first revealedU2 frontman undergoes five hours of surgery on shattered humerus and broke other bones too28Nov 19 2014 - 21:24 Former Tour of Britain winner injured after being knocked off bike on “death trap” Shropshire roadTony Hewson left unconscious after incident on road where John Searle lost his life two years ago13Nov 19 2014 - 17:37 VIDEO: Driver displays fake police ID to cyclist after being confronted over ‘punishment pass’Claims incident was cyclist’s fault for riding in the middle of the road32Nov 19 2014 - 17:34 Auto-lacing shoes to become reality if Kickstarter funding is successfulPowerlace auto-lacing system could mean an end to tying shoelaces and to straps and ratchets on cycling shoes + video12Nov 19 2014 - 16:43 ‘Segregation will save cyclists’ lives’ says Boris Johnson – stands firm on cycle superhighway plansLondon Chamber of Commerce and Industry had asked for semi-segregation along cycle superhighway10Nov 19 2014 - 16:34 Woman hit by Johan Vansummeren in Tour of Flanders crash paralysed for lifeFamily still awaiting compensation for incident at 2014 Tour of Flanders7Nov 19 2014 - 15:02 Video: Near cat-astrophe at Six Days of Gent as cat leaps onto trackFeline nearly gets tangled up in wheels of Cav and co before deciding it's safer in the stands10Nov 19 2014 - 14:55 Cyclist dragged along by skip lorry appeals for witnessesWoman suffered multiple injuries but no action was taken due to insufficient evidence9Nov 19 2014 - 12:59 Mark Cavendish to aim for Olympic gold in Omnium at Rio 2016?Omega Pharma-Quick Step rider back on the track in Ghent2Nov 19 2014 - 11:30 Australians look to get cycle insurance in wake of $1.7m payoutCanberra cycling group has seen a 15 per cent rise in insurance applications since judgement7Nov 19 2014 - 11:06 Just in: Canyon Endurace CF 8.0£1,299 Shimano 105-equipped endurance bike from German company Canyon gets the once-over22Nov 19 2014 - 06:44 Budweiser gets better of Lance Armstrong as he abandons beer raceBanned cyclist gives up on four lap run after necking first beer16Nov 18 2014 - 22:34 MPs call for £10 a head spend on cycling as Cycling Delivery Plan consultation nears closeGovernment urged to commit to investment by All-Party Parliamentary Cycling Group co-chairs7Nov 18 2014 - 20:53 "Quintessential" cyclist is middle-aged male Guardian reader - who's also a Top Gear fanProfiles app from market research firm YouGov highlights specific characteristics of bike riders38Nov 18 2014 - 15:39 Two drivers cleared of causing death by careless driving after hitting cyclist in low sunCyclist John Searle was hit three times & good Samaritan passer-by suffered broken leg55Nov 18 2014 - 14:40 Newcastle, Manchester & Nottingham head list of cities that should get cycling funding, says CTCLeague table ranks cities by response to Space for Cycling campaign3Nov 18 2014 - 12:23 Animus: Time to take wooden bikes seriously?Italian boat builders adapt their wood and carbon skills to create bike frames8Nov 18 2014 - 12:12 “Brave” expat cyclist blocks car using Beijing cycle lane in one-man demonstrationPictures of rider’s stance go viral on Chinese social network Weibo18Nov 18 2014 - 11:52 New cycling lights from Sparse, Augur Wolf and WingLightsAn anti-theft light, handlebar indicators and a light that automatically dims when riding in a group7Nov 18 2014 - 11:15 Police warning: Thieves using Strava to target expensive bikes in WalesDyfed-Powys Police advise cyclists to check their Strava privacy settings + road.cc online security tips31Nov 18 2014 - 10:06 Dani King leaves hospital almost a fortnight after training crashOlympic champion continues recovery from collapsed lung and broken ribs2Nov 17 2014 - 22:12 Developers of "unstealable" bike seek backing (+ videos)Downtube and seatpost combine to make lock - break it and bike becomes useless12Nov 17 2014 - 17:53 WADA chief says drugs cheats shouldn't go to jailSir Craig Reedie says dopers should face sporting sanctions, not criminal ones9Nov 17 2014 - 16:21 Scottish traffic commissioner gets tough on lorry & coach driver phone useJoan Aitken threatens to pull licences of firms that call drivers22Nov 17 2014 - 15:19 'Motor City' Birmingham shifts focus away from the car in its 20-year vision for transport (+ video)Support for public transport, walking and cycling central themes as city prepares for population growth10Nov 17 2014 - 14:08 New Forest threatens numbers cap on events, but local councillor says it won't work"Cars are much more of a problem on New Forest roads than cycles," says Cllr David Harrison19Nov 17 2014 - 13:34 Brake urges drivers to cut speed as Road Safety Week beginsCharity also says all road users should look out for one another in bid to cut deaths and serious injuries19Nov 17 2014 - 12:28 Bono bike crash puts U2 TV slots on iceSinger needs surgery after "spill" in Central Park18Nov 17 2014 - 10:17 Just in: Stoemper Darrell DiscCustom made aluminium frame with Shimano Di2, hydraulic disc brakes and Reynolds carbon wheels rocks into the office4Nov 17 2014 - 09:52 Self-filling water bottle could help cyclists - and people living in places without fresh waterAustrian designer's invention in line for a James Dyson Award4Nov 16 2014 - 20:58 BHF charity hopes to raise £1.5k through auction of rare Jack Taylor trikeTricycle ridden by Burt Clayton was donated to charity's Bishop Auckland storeNov 16 2014 - 19:39 Video: Stop the Killing die-in frees Oxford Street from trafficCyclists and pedestrians unite for 'National Funeral' procession followed by rally at Marble Arch26Nov 16 2014 - 12:31 Taipei City Government considers insurance for bike hire scheme riders following cyclist deathCity has seen cycling boom with YouBike hire cycles rented 30 million times2Nov 16 2014 - 09:35 £10m roundabout redesign for Basingstoke - but it'll be so dangerous there's no provision for cyclists at allRoad design ignores government advice to include insfrastructure for vulnerable road users23Nov 16 2014 - 09:17 Simon Yates targets stage wins at 2015 Tour de FranceBritish rider looking to complete next year’s race and likes the look of hilly routeNov 15 2014 - 17:07 Entries open for 2015 Bordeaux-Paris620km "ultracycling marathon" returns next May after this year's revival2Nov 15 2014 - 17:02 Cannondale-Garmin unveils 2015 line-upExperience of champions such as Ryder Hesjedal and Dan Martin blended with youth in merged teamNov 15 2014 - 15:45 Sport has reached 'new heights' says British CyclingGoverning body claims continued success at the highest level is inspiring an increase in participation across the nationNov 15 2014 - 15:18 Minimum wage for pro women cyclists could be premature says Brian CooksonSays that women’s races should be allowed to get longer and harder19Nov 15 2014 - 11:58 Fréd Awards nominees announcedAnnual awards recognise outstanding contributions to cycle culture in Northern IrelandNov 15 2014 - 10:35 Ten months in jail for repeat driving offender who hit cyclist during 'lunatic' police chaseShane Dunwell took girlfriend's car and drove across pavements and dual carriageways to try to evade police23Nov 15 2014 - 10:05 Road victim blaming week? Charity Brake defends its Road Safety WeekRoad Safety Week begins on Monday, with the theme ‘Look Out For Each Other’.23Nov 15 2014 - 09:35 A weekend of remembrance for victims of the road: find an event near youWorld Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims and The National Funeral for the Unknown Victim of Traffic Violence ake place this weekend8Nov 15 2014 - 08:57 Video: Charge Bikes boys race a Swiss castle (& Philippe Gilbert) at Red Bull VeloduxAlternative cyclo-cross in spectacular setting1Nov 14 2014 - 16:16 Hill Climb Girl: Bradley Wiggins stars in - and inspires - cool Japanese animationTeam Sky rider given the anime treatment in delightful film Hill Climb Girl32Nov 14 2014 - 15:48