Road traffic laws too "lenient" say widows of cyclists killed on charity rideCriticism comes as lorry driver pleads guilty to causing death of two men on Land's End-John O'Groats ride20Jul 2 2014 - 11:16 Video: Backtracker uses radar technology to warn of approaching vehiclesNew gadget seeking funding could provide radar-powered warning of approaching vehicles from behind + video58Jul 2 2014 - 09:03 Contents of vial that fell from rider's pocket during Paris-Roubaix prove innocentTesting reveals no prohibited substances in white powder handed into UK Anti-Doping by fan25Jul 1 2014 - 22:36 Trek launch superlight Émonda road bikeFrames are as light as 690g with complete bikes from 4.6kg; range also includes bikes down to £1,20044Jul 1 2014 - 18:48 Segregated cycle lane planned for £600m east London bridgePlans unveiled for claimed much-needed link – but will it see the light of day?37Jul 1 2014 - 16:52 Simon Yates named to Orica-GreenEdge Tour de France teamAs Tour starts in Yorkshire, 21-year-old from Bury will be only rider in race born in England7Jul 1 2014 - 16:21 British Cycling and Leeds Cycling Campaign propose transformation of Leeds centreCan the Motorway City of the Seventies be made cycling-friendly?8Jul 1 2014 - 15:46 Cyclist urges Surrey County Council to repair road defect “before someone gets killed”Cyclists hospitalised by potentially lethal tarmac lump13Jul 1 2014 - 11:02 Documentary 'Bicycle' world premiere in Yorkshire on Friday (+ video trailer)Royalty in attendance for pedal-powered first showing of part-crowdfunded film1Jul 1 2014 - 10:26 Ridley go retro for the Tour de FranceBelgian manufacturer produce retro-inspired bikes for the Lotto-Belisol team14Jul 1 2014 - 09:46 Half of Britons say local roads too dangerous for cycling in BBC pollCampaigners call for more space — and money — for cycling73Jul 1 2014 - 09:10 Tour de France Minus 5 news round-up - Parlez-vous Yorkshire, plus Harrogate warned over crimewaveAlso, a singing plumber, photo exhibition in Leeds, and DLR train now has added VaVaFroome6Jun 30 2014 - 21:17 "Sick" David Millar unhappy at being cut from Garmin-Sharp's Tour de France line-upPoor form at nationals costs Scot chance to ride final Tour on health grounds, Movistar's Alex Dowsett also out58Jun 30 2014 - 20:17 Guildford Town Centre Races set to go ahead as council addresses safety fearsTemporary works to be carried out to new kerbs that posed risk to competitors2Jun 30 2014 - 15:22 Cambridge Waitrose in trouble for describing Tour de France as "local sporting event"Posh supermarket triggers sense of humour failure22Jun 30 2014 - 14:30 Roman Kreuziger, key support rider for Alberto Contador, out of Tour de France over bio passport abnormalitiesBut why did UCI take eight months to move case forward?5Jun 30 2014 - 12:44 Cannondale set to launch CAAD10 track bike this year?Photos posted on Facebook suggest a new race-ready CAAD10 track bike is coming soon4Jun 30 2014 - 12:39 Witness appeal after Wiltshire cyclist killed in collision with lorry49-year-old man died at scene of crash at Coombe Bissett13Jun 30 2014 - 12:01 Orbea launch new Ordu OME time trial bikeNew TT bike is more aerodynamic and stiffer than previous model2Jun 30 2014 - 11:54 Charity riders' bikes stolen at Anfield ahead of Ride for 96Bikes, clothing, passports & cash all nicked before ride commemorating Hillsborough victims4Jun 30 2014 - 11:25 Laura Trott and Peter Kennaugh take national titles in sprint showdowns (+video)Perfect timing gives Manxman surprise win over Ben Swift; form & teamwork pays off for Trott9Jun 30 2014 - 08:53 NeilPryde Zephyr competition: help us find our winner!We've picked a winner: is it you? because if it is, now's the time to get back to us...13Jun 29 2014 - 22:24 Schoolgirl to start fledgling business career with harness to help adults teach children to ride bikes11-year-old's invention will make wobbly learners safer - and save a dodgy back too7Jun 29 2014 - 13:58 Armstrong: My fall from grace cleaned up cycling - but it wasn't worth itDisgraced Tour winner describes himself as a 'convict of the road', forced to take performance enhancing drugs31Jun 29 2014 - 12:50 UPDATED: Sustrans schools cycling officer breaks 48 hour off-road MTB world record setting new mark of 619KmBen Sherratt joined by schoolchildren to boost his final efforts as gruelling off-road record attempt draws to a close3Jun 29 2014 - 12:18 Help turn the Space for Cycling campaign nationalTurn the Space for Cycling campaign map green by asking your local councillor to adopt simple pro-cycling measures2Jun 29 2014 - 12:09 Beryl Burton to be awarded Freedom of the City of Leeds in posthumous ceremonyCouncil to approve plans to honour outstanding female cyclist as Maxine Peake play of her life shows at Yorkshire theatre1Jun 28 2014 - 13:23 Police appeal after driver rams Suffolk cyclist from behindRider speaks of "terrifying" ordeal14Jun 28 2014 - 12:43 Has Tour de France made Yorkshire drivers more considerate?It has, says survey by, er, local car dealership13Jun 27 2014 - 16:11 Wilier update Zero 7Updated Zero 7 features 799g frame, internal cable routing, 27.2mm seatpost and SEI Film technology4Jun 27 2014 - 16:05 Awesome stickers update: they sold out, more on the way... plus get free ones!Everyone feels like sharing the love this week, it seems...8Jun 27 2014 - 14:27 St John Ambulance launches cycle-specific first aid app and coursesFirst aid skills “as essential as a puncture repair kit” says charity12Jun 27 2014 - 14:07 Lorry driver arrested following hit-and-run death of Shropshire cyclistSouth Wales man arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous drivingJun 27 2014 - 13:49 Judge sends "clear message" as Norfolk man jailed for 10 months for causing GBH to cyclistCourt hears aggressor harboured grudge against bike riders prior to random attack on Audax participant25Jun 27 2014 - 13:15 Bradley Wiggins to ride track at Commonwealth Games as Sky confirms he won’t ride TourTeam Sky builds Tour de France team around Chris Froome47Jun 27 2014 - 12:34 Just in: Pretorius Outeniqua DiscTitanium race bike with mudguard versatility and hydraulic disc brakes8Jun 27 2014 - 11:39 National Road Championships: Wiggins and Pooley regain time trial crownsHat trick of victories completed by winners of both men's and women's events in Monmouthshire today13Jun 26 2014 - 21:05 Kids challenged to beat BikeStock 48-hour World MTB record attempt distance - 365 milesBen Sherratt hopes to ride 365 miles in 48 hours at BikeStock - but can youngsters rack up more miles combined this weekend?1Jun 26 2014 - 19:32 Would-be cyclists want more cycle lanes and better facilities, says Halfords surveyRetailer asks people what would get them to cycle more often56Jun 26 2014 - 16:12 New app helps cyclists on the move find the gear they need at the best price too (in London)Need to know the shortest distance between you and that vital chainring/tyre/jersey? Pocket High Street can help… if you're in LondonJun 26 2014 - 15:55 Video: Belkin team helpers share previously-secret Tour de France preparation techniquesGetting driving and essential hand-ups perfect for July11Jun 26 2014 - 15:09 Share the love on the road with a stay awesome stickerLet the two-wheeled community know you care even when you're driving66Jun 26 2014 - 14:48 Transport for London agrees to scrap 'Stay Back' stickersVictory for road safety campaigners as hostile driver behaviour shown to be linked to "offensive" stickers22Jun 26 2014 - 14:10 York Velodrome launched today£1.1 million venue built by partnership of University of York and British Cycling4Jun 26 2014 - 12:57 Cyclist deaths and serious injuries fell in 2013 – but DfT says too early to say if it’s a long-term trendBetter weather last year may impact figures; Sustrans urges government to make roads safer for children5Jun 26 2014 - 12:08 Mark Cavendish out of Sunday’s national championship road raceReigning champion withdraws due to bronchitis and doesn’t want to jeopardise Tour de France chancesJun 26 2014 - 10:05 Video: patchnride fixes punctures in 60secsNew gizmo aims to fix flats quickly and without the need to remove the wheel22Jun 26 2014 - 10:02 13-year old Irish cyclist pushed off bike by passenger in speeding carQuick thinking van driver saved boy's life says father; police appeal for help in finding vehicle involved25Jun 25 2014 - 20:53 Tour de France Minus 10 news round-up - Plays, WiFi tractors, soap stars and more (+ video)Also, Yorkshire gets ready to welcome race with peal of bells, and Bernard Hinault heads for Otley2Jun 25 2014 - 19:35 Giro stage winner Ulissi tests positive for excessive amount of anti-asthma drugItalian rider and his Lampre-Merida team say he declared inhaler use but dispute levels of substance found in his urine24Jun 25 2014 - 16:12 Police urge driver in crash that left Shropshire cyclist dead to come forwardRider's body was found at roadside in early hours of Monday morning, police believe he was hit from behind1Jun 25 2014 - 12:37 Video round-up: Aliens, mattresses and a kamikaze squirrel + 'fun loving' bus driver & moreThis week's edition of our video round-up8Jun 25 2014 - 12:17 Giro launch Synthe road helmet + videoNearly as efficient as the fastest time trial helmets but with more comfort and ventilation, says Giro17Jun 25 2014 - 12:05 ASA overturns ban on ad showing cyclist without helmetCycling Scotland successfully appeals January decision as ad watchdog accepts its arguments17Jun 25 2014 - 11:59 Britain's Mike Hall wins Trans Am Bike RaceYorkshireman completes 4,400 self-supported coast-to-coast ride in two and a half weeks8Jun 25 2014 - 11:00 Smith launch high-tech Overtake helmetUS brand brings new technology to the road in aero and highly vented lid14Jun 25 2014 - 10:57 First ride: GT GradeFirst taste of GT's versatile road/touring/cyclocross/commuting/gravel/bit-of-everything bike20Jun 24 2014 - 19:07 Live TV coverage of men's race at National Road Championships this SundayBritish Eurosport provides live coverage; highlights of all TT and road events on ITV4 on Sunday evening6Jun 24 2014 - 17:47 Richmond bike mechanic Bruce Berkeley on track for seven-day cycling recordAiming to beat 2,800km mark set by Guinness…but others have gone further5Jun 24 2014 - 17:26 Video: National Express ‘blind spot’ sticker spotted – but how useful is it?A contribution to cycle safety, a well-intentioned idea poorly executed or just alibi-creation?39Jun 24 2014 - 16:47 London Cycling Campaign announces nominations for London Cycling Awardsroad.cc gets a nod, among far better London bloggers2Jun 24 2014 - 13:32 Support Chris Froome? Get your limited edition SidisYellow Sidi Wires are the same as the ones Froome used when he rode into Paris last year13Jun 24 2014 - 12:48 Lorry driver charged with multiple offences over death of cyclist in Holborn last yearBarry Meyer faces three counts relating to death of Alan Neve in JulyJun 24 2014 - 11:30 Bargain GPS watch headlines latest Aldi cycling offersSummer clothing & tools at low low prices too from this Sunday42Jun 24 2014 - 10:36 Campaigners warn Newcastle risks losing millions of pounds in DfT cycle fundingNewcycling worried over delays in implementing Cycle City Ambition funded scheme8Jun 24 2014 - 09:47 Witness appeal as cyclist dies in suspected hit & run in ShropshireTractor driver discovered rider's body near Dorrington at around 5am this mroning, say West Mercia Police12Jun 23 2014 - 18:50 Edinburgh Bicycle Co-op goes dotty for the TourSheffield shop gets polka-dot makeoverJun 23 2014 - 16:44 Video: How to position yourself for a sprintLearn tactics that'll ensure you’re in the right place at the sharp end of a raceJun 23 2014 - 15:25 Win a Verenti road bike worth £1,400 in our Fantasy Tour de France competition!Plus there's thousands of pounds worth of other prizes from Wiggle up for grabsJun 23 2014 - 14:29 First ride: Focus CayoFocus's new mid-level carbon road bike is lightweight, quick and well balanced2Jun 23 2014 - 13:28 Ghana fields first ever track cyclist at Commonwealth Games this summerJedidiah Amoako-Ackah has just nine months' cycling experience15Jun 23 2014 - 12:54 David Walsh claims Team Sky's use of therapeutic use exemptions conflicts with its ethical stanceJournalist attacks team as French newspaper repeats claims over Chris Froome medication25Jun 23 2014 - 12:19 Zipp launch 404 Firestrike wheels and 202 disc brake wheelsNew Firestrike rim shape is said to offer more stability and control6Jun 23 2014 - 11:10 Cyclists take to streets of Sarajevo to mark centenary of assassination that sparked WWIASO sponsor mass participation ride aimed at underlining "message of peace and unity"1Jun 23 2014 - 10:32 Colnago launch V1-r aero road bikeItalian company launch new 835g frame developed with Ferrari and featuring aerodynamic tube profiles and direct-mount brakes7Jun 23 2014 - 10:03 Oxford and Bath relaunch their cycle hire schemes as they find new operatorsBikes by the hour back on the streets in Oxford and Bath after new operators are found to run schemes4Jun 22 2014 - 22:15 Local councils granted £168m by government to fill potholesSurrey and Leicester among the councils to receive more than £3m each to mend holes3Jun 22 2014 - 21:48 Partner of cyclist killed in Manchester nearly run over as she lay flowers at the sceneGemma Gooden plans to sue driver and is urging Manchester City Council to improve 30mph signage21Jun 22 2014 - 15:37 Video: Sir Dave Brailsford says Tour de France team selection "terrifically difficult"Sky boss says logic not emotion will determine team's line-up8Jun 22 2014 - 14:52 Dave Mirra and Dave Zabriskie among four man team to win Race Across AmericaPippa Middleton and team also cross finish line of 3,000 mile endurance raceJun 22 2014 - 14:13 Motorist who stopped to help cyclist is deliberately rammed by another driverPolice seek witnesses to incident in somerset yesterday involving Volkswagen Golf18Jun 22 2014 - 12:49 Riis: Sky making "huge mistake" if Wiggins left out of Tour teamTinkoff-Saxo boss says Froome's biggest rival Contador is in form of life13Jun 21 2014 - 19:09 Most parents would support a mandatory helmet law for children, claims surge - safety concerns are paramountBut only a quarter of parents give their kids' bikes an annual safety check43Jun 21 2014 - 12:00 Tour de How Much?! £10k sought for Yorkshire cottage weekend rentalHotel rooms still available in Leeds, Harrogate, York and Sheffield - but official advice is, be quick7Jun 21 2014 - 11:59 Hull of the North - Yorkshire city to host new ASO stage race in 2015Three-day race to take in areas that miss out on Grand Depart, says Welcome to Yorkshire boss2Jun 21 2014 - 10:13 Cyclehack 2014 - Glasgow one of five cities brainstorming ideas for better cycling this weekend (+ video)Beirut, Belfast, Melbourne and Tbilisi alsoJun 21 2014 - 08:44 US bike hire schemes linked with greater risk of head injury - or are they?Study claims US cities with share programs see greater proportion of head injuries among all bike-related injuries - but the number of head injures went down7Jun 21 2014 - 08:00 Tech Roundup: Summer clothing specialSummer clothing from Rapha, Le Coq Sportif, Endura, ODLO, howies, Embers Merino, Madison and SportulJun 21 2014 - 00:00 Blow for Team Sky as Sergio Henao fractures kneecap after being hit by carColombian climber who recently returned to racing risks missing Tour de France after crash5Jun 20 2014 - 18:33 SRAM reveal new hydraulic brake design and Rival 22 groupsetHydraulic brakes get a redesign and technology trickles down to SRAM's third tier groupset8Jun 20 2014 - 16:40 Surgeons reattach man's testicles after disastrous bike crashNine-hour operation after injured man pleads "My balls, rescue my balls."11Jun 20 2014 - 16:36 New sharing app Spinlister lets you hire out & rent bikesNeed a good bike in a strange town?7Jun 20 2014 - 15:17 ŠKODA launch 'Your team' fantasy Cycling game for the Tour de FranceWin this year and you could be a VIP at the race in 2015...1Jun 20 2014 - 15:05 Video: Inside the sprint – spectacular footage from the Tour of SwitzerlandPlenty of shouting, bumping and barging as nervous peloton negotiates difficult run-in to Stage 5 finish22Jun 20 2014 - 12:32 Orbea introduce new Orca race bike for 2015Major update produces lighter 900g frame7Jun 20 2014 - 12:21 Council slammed for “heavy handed” camping ban on Tour de France climbNo camping signs, boulders placed to prevent parking47Jun 20 2014 - 11:50 Van Nicholas Chinook TdF Limited Edition bike launchedDutch titanium bicycle company launches special Tour de France edition Chinook modelJun 20 2014 - 08:20 Video: How to hold your position in a bunchMake sure you're in the best place to maximise your chances of a top position6Jun 20 2014 - 06:02 “Health & safety gone mad” – council orders removal of Tour de France buntingN Yorks County Council worried about weight of woolen mini jerseys if they get wet15Jun 19 2014 - 19:06 Labour MP's anger after London cyclist leaves him bruisedToby Perkins says he was left with "massive bruises" - but author Owen Jones defends capital's cyclists33Jun 19 2014 - 17:11
Today's top stories
- Video: Policeman stops London pavement cyclist… but it's not the pavement it's a cycle path
- The Cycle Show 2014 preview part 1: Fondriest, De Rosa, Argon 18, Raleigh, Kinesis, Time, KTM, Campagnolo and more
- TfL paints over part of Cycle Superhighway CS2 in Stratford less than year after installation
- Now the Colombian men cop internet ridicule — or do they?
- Video: Some drivers "genuinely apologetic" says Manchester helmet cam rider
- Bristol woman rides length of Britain - then her bike gets nicked
- Is this the worst team kit ever? Colombian women's team suffer spectacular wardrobe malfunction
- Scott Bikes launch new Arx Plus helmet with MIPS safety technology + video
- Donhou Bicycles Signature Steel DSS1 disc-equipped frameset launched
On the Forum
- Bike Insurance
- strange experience at chain retailer
- which chain?
- Carbon fork and frame for rough road
- Planet X frame sizing?
- Upgrading my group set?
- Chain Advice Needed
- Suggestion for Stem Head Phone Mount?
- Chainset compatibility
- Womens World Cup-Tour of Chongming Island
- Wheelz - have some questions, how to get in touch......?
- Cotswold life article
- Ultegra Di2 parts
- Orbea Orca OMP 2014
- Carbon fork and frame for rough road
- Carbon fork and frame for rough road
- Dura Ace 9000 full groupset
- Happy Aldi Specialbuy Day - September 25th 2014
- Winter Cycling - Lights
- Upgrade wheels and pedals??
Events coming up