Quick Step and Omega Pharma join forces - but Philippe Gilbert heading elsewhere?Classics specialist now talking with team via lawyers, Astana and BMC among those after his signature9Aug 1 2011 - 22:06 Six thousand enjoy Bradford Sky RideLocals take advantage of traffic-free streetsAug 1 2011 - 16:22 Cyclist critical, on life-support after A46 hit-and-runArrest made but police appeal for witnesses2Aug 1 2011 - 13:35 New Ridgeback models 'in dealers soon'A wizzy new cross-purpose road bike called Cerium and an Alfine-8 tourer by the name of Journey are our picks from the 2012 Ridgeback lineup.5Aug 1 2011 - 12:16 The rise and rise of the New York City cycle commuterRoad fatalities at all time low, cycling at all time high4Aug 1 2011 - 11:44 The Bicycle Academy gets a step closer to realityLearn to build bikes and help re~cycle get Africa pedalling... Academy going after £30k crowd funding in October2Aug 1 2011 - 11:40 Double Olympic MTB champ Julien Absalon wins first London 2012 cycling test eventFrenchman hails challenging course in Essex1Aug 1 2011 - 11:38 New Zealand council promotes cafe loyalty scheme to encourage cyclingInitiative aimed at decreasing petrol consumption by encouraging people to switch to caffeine instead3Aug 1 2011 - 10:44 Drunk cyclist who fractured woman's skull escapes jailRider already banned twice from driving8Aug 1 2011 - 10:02 Number of reported bike thefts doubles in York in just 12 monthsFigures obtained by local newspaper well above estimates given by police in January5Aug 1 2011 - 09:54 Cadel Evans to miss London-Surrey Cycle Classic as Stuart O'Grady leads Aussie challengeTour de France winner in frame for Olympic place next year, but Australia could face selection headacheJul 31 2011 - 11:42 BBC website to show every second of cycling at London 2012You might have missed out on tickets, but you won't miss a thing on the internet4Jul 31 2011 - 10:43 'Brooks is Closed' blog gets internet a-twitterWorldwide traditional leather saddle fans dismayed by news of factory shutdown3Jul 31 2011 - 00:29 Cycle To Work Scheme operators respond to HMRC VAT rulingCyclescheme and Halfords Cycle2Work say its still worth using government rent-to-buy bike system3Jul 30 2011 - 20:15 Gilbert's stunning season continues with Clasica San Sebastian winBelgian ends July the way he started - with a win5Jul 30 2011 - 16:22 Up to 1,000 cyclists take part in Blackfriars Bridge 'flashride' (plus video)TfL and Boris Johnson "gambling with the safety of those wishing to get about by bicycle or on foot"1Jul 30 2011 - 11:45 powerBIKE: bring the cobbles to your living roomVibrating static bike claims to dramatically increase the effectiveness of your workout5Jul 30 2011 - 11:18 Court rejects £200k cycle accident compensation appealEarlier ruling upheld as incident considered "staged"Jul 29 2011 - 18:11 Eurobike launch coming for first Time sportive frameFriday Tech News Roundup: A veritable pot pourri of product news, most importantly that Rapha is launching a coffee machineJul 29 2011 - 16:44 British Cycling launches Racemakers programme to encourage teen volunteers into sportGoverning body's initiative looks to train next generation of race officialsJul 29 2011 - 15:42 Smart Enve System wheels available next monthSuper-aero rims will come with Chris King hubsJul 29 2011 - 14:34 Eddy Merckx Gran Fondo - entries available on the dayYou'll need to bring cash though, as there's no credit card facilities on the day2Jul 29 2011 - 13:17 British Medical Journal poll says 'no' to helmet compulsionBut British Medical Association wants mandatory helmet use17Jul 29 2011 - 12:55 Twice speed limit driver jailed after cyclist's deathCCTV footage compelled killer to plead guilty20Jul 29 2011 - 09:39 Fantasy Cycling: Clasica San Sebastian PreviewThe Tour may be over, but our season long Fantasy Cycling game isn't2Jul 29 2011 - 09:02 road.cc is a finalist in the BikeBiz 2011 awards!Will we win for a second successive year? Plus, what should we do to make the site better?10Jul 28 2011 - 15:46 Cycle to Work scheme payments to be VATable from next yearNew rules might mean you save less. Or they might mean you save more...21Jul 28 2011 - 15:22 Blackfriars Bridge flash ride will reflect cyclists' angerCycling groups join forces to protest dangerous junction and 30mph plans7Jul 28 2011 - 14:07 NYPD dooring of cyclist precedes drug questioning + VideoBloodied rider also asked why he was riding a bike in the street21Jul 28 2011 - 10:40 Latest Carrera bikes launched and already in Halford's storesThe Carrera bikes have been quietly improving as Britain's biggest bike shop has a boom in sales16Jul 27 2011 - 20:09 Uninsured driver guilty of causing death of Manchester cyclistWoman had never collected full licence despite passing test8Jul 27 2011 - 16:51 The Cavendish-effect boosts Isle of Man's profileAwareness of island nation raised across the globe says Minister1Jul 27 2011 - 15:26 Inaugural Graeme Obree Sportive this weekendFlying Scotsman himself and other medal-winning riders will take partJul 27 2011 - 14:20 Wales to play host to London Olympic hopefuls.Several countries competing in the 2012 Olympics have chosen Wales as their base camp location.Jul 27 2011 - 14:14 Copenhagen celebrates hosting UCI Road World Championships with a Cycling FestivalHead to Copenhagen in September for over a week of cycle related events.2Jul 27 2011 - 12:56 Pacific Outdoor Equipment getting big UK pushWe love a bit of cycle touring, us, and we're never happier checking out panniers.Jul 27 2011 - 12:56 San Francisco bike theft thwarted + VideoYoung woman bravely tackles villain6Jul 27 2011 - 11:21 Wiggins going for both gold and yellow in 2012?Bradley Wiggins looks to be signing up for the Tour de France as well as the Olympics in 2012.5Jul 27 2011 - 11:00 Osborne visits Brompton factoryThe Chancellor of the Exchequer sees real growth in action.5Jul 27 2011 - 09:52 Wiggins urges for decision in Contador case after appeal hearing postponed againCAS unlikely to hear case until November, Wiggins says Contador's guilt or innocence "almost irrelevant now" and urges for decision13Jul 26 2011 - 21:32 Jon Snow asks: Why are cycling deaths increasing?Presenter says statistics are perplexing22Jul 26 2011 - 16:49 Elite ready for winter trainingNo matter that the days are still long and the sun shining, Italy's home trainer maker still needs to launch its new range.Jul 26 2011 - 16:02 Witness appeal after N Wales cyclist's fatal crashRider died at scene, no other vehicle thought involvedJul 26 2011 - 14:47 Liquigas-Cannondale schwag - we have a winner!Who's bagged themselves a bag of the green, blue and white?1,019Jul 26 2011 - 13:34 Policeman shoots racoon, injures cyclistA "freakish accident" says local police chief8Jul 26 2011 - 13:06 Student cycles from Halifax to Heidelberg to start year abroadPedalling Oxford university German and philosophy student rasing money for charity on the wayJul 26 2011 - 12:55 Nearly 1 million viewers tune into ITV4 to watch Cav win green jersey on the Champs-ElyseesTV channel hails ratings boost - but world's biggest annual sporting event only just eclipses rugby league31Jul 26 2011 - 12:08 Hadleigh residents bemoan London 2012 parking restrictions near MTB circuitAnger and confusion ahead of this weekend's event5Jul 26 2011 - 11:32 Shanaze Reade pulls out of this weekend's BMX world championshipsDefending champion targets Olympic test event as she focuses on London 2012Jul 26 2011 - 11:08 Giro expand shoe and helmet ranges for 2012New entry-level footwear, an everyday lid and more...Jul 26 2011 - 10:47 Epic Panamerican ride interrupted by bike theftBut Edmonton bike shop rights the wrong with a new bikeJul 26 2011 - 10:40 Fantasy Cycling: the final Tour de France scoresCadel's walked off with the prize in real life, but who's our fantasy winner?7Jul 25 2011 - 20:56 Qatar pitching for Tour de France Grand DepartGulf nation wants to host event in 201611Jul 25 2011 - 19:38 July UCI rider points published; Cadel now leadsCadel Evans' textbook build-up and execution for Tour de France yields world beating points score2Jul 25 2011 - 15:48 Bexley video attacker sentencedNicholls receives fines and costs totalling £60013Jul 25 2011 - 15:41 Jail for attackers of Southampton cyclistPair launched vicious assault leaving rider brain-damaged9Jul 25 2011 - 14:07 Bigger Exhibitor Village at Bike Blenheim August 21stPlus a choice of sportives, the Brompton World Champs, a top time trial and miles of traffic free roadsJul 25 2011 - 12:26 Big turnout for Bournemouth Sky RideOrganisers say 4000 rode streets of seaside townJul 25 2011 - 10:30 No public holiday but Aussie PM leads celebrations of Cadel Evans' Tour de France winBoyhood dream come true, admits BMC Racing rider after winning cycling's biggest race8Jul 24 2011 - 23:32 Mark Cavendish enjoys green jersey glee but admits "it didn't come easy"Manx Missile tops points classification after two near misses with today's Champs-Elysees win12Jul 24 2011 - 22:41 Tour de France Stage 21: Third-time-lucky jersey joy for Cadel and CavMost thrilling edition in decades concludes with Evans in yellow, Cavendish in green1Jul 24 2011 - 16:29 Cadel Evans prepares to write his name in Tour de France historyOldest post-war winner, first Australian - but 2011 champion-designate's first thought is for late coach Aldo Sassi4Jul 23 2011 - 23:21 road.cc Fantasy Cycling: Tour de France stage 21 previewCreteil > Paris Champs-ElyseesJul 23 2011 - 17:00 Tour de France Stage 20: Evans to ride into Paris in glory as Schleck brothers crumble in GrenobleAustralian to become oldest Tour winner since 1920s after finishing second to Tony Martin in today's time trial1Jul 23 2011 - 16:16 Pierre Rolland relishes Alpe d'Huez win, Sanchez satisfied with polka-dot prizeVoeckler tells Rolland to go it alone as 24-year-old claims stage and best youhng rider's white jerseyJul 22 2011 - 23:15 road.cc Fantasy Cycling: Tour de France stage 20 previewGrenoble – Grenoble (Individual Time Trial)Jul 22 2011 - 17:00 Tour de France Stage 19: Rolland wins thrilling Alpe d'Huez battle, Andy Schleck takes yellowVoeckler's brave 10-day defence of yellow jersey ends, but 98th Tour de France is still wide openJul 22 2011 - 16:53 Campaigners demand action over London's "death mile"April death of young woman latest in series of incidents5Jul 22 2011 - 15:54 KCNC's new stem gives you the Pro lookSlam that stem!8Jul 22 2011 - 14:57 Shimano shoes 2012- new custom R241 shoes & RT82 road shoe that takes MTB cleats...and update loads of other models too3Jul 22 2011 - 13:48 Los Angeles cyclists get anti-harassment lawsNew legislation defines specific offences against rides4Jul 22 2011 - 13:26 Find rat. Get rat. Argos rat.Dead rodent discovered inside new bike packaging20Jul 22 2011 - 10:55 Voeckler says "I fought with all my strength," Schleck says he's ready to wear yellowReaction following a dramatic day's racing in the Alps, including Geraint Thomas's explanation of Uran's woesJul 21 2011 - 23:06 road.cc Fantasy Cycling: Tour de France stage 19 previewModane Valfrejus > Alpe d’Huez6Jul 21 2011 - 17:00 Tour de France Stage 18: Andy Schleck stuns rivals with attack on the Izoard, Voeckler clings onto yellowLeopard Trek rider strikes on 2nd of day's 3 Hors-Categorie climbs, Cav points lead slashed as he misses time limit3Jul 21 2011 - 16:38 UPDATED: Mystery York cyclist saves life of infant and pedals offRider leaps into River Ouse to rescue 4-month old baby12Jul 21 2011 - 15:58 Win a £199 Giro Aeon helmet with Madison!Another chance to grab Giro's top lid: this time in World Champ colours!40Jul 21 2011 - 13:56 Soler out of Intensive Care, starting to speakColumbian making small steps on long road to recovery2Jul 21 2011 - 11:37 One year in, Met. Police Cycle Task Force celebrates successBut just how successful have they been?2Jul 21 2011 - 10:03 Video: how to tape your bars like a ProGeert van de Meulebrocke of Team Vacansoleil-DCM show you how...15Jul 21 2011 - 09:15 Genesis 2012 launch - Drop bar Day One Alfine 11, Flyer Classic, Equilibrium 00, Vapour Disc, Madison Track+moreDay One gets 853 steel frame and Alfine 11-spd, Flyer gets down tube shifters + new entry-level Equilibrium23Jul 21 2011 - 00:52 Thursday's summit finish on Galibier "toughest" day left, says ContadorDefending champion and current maillot jaune Voeckler reflect on differing fortunes on descent into PineroloJul 20 2011 - 23:41 Edvald Boasson Hagen admits homework paid off after winning in PineroloNorwegian targeted today's stage after riding during Team Sky's pre-Tour de France training camp1Jul 20 2011 - 21:17 Get a taster for tomorrow's Rollapaluza urban hill climbFull programme online incl. start list + interview with last year's teen sensation, Germain Burton1Jul 20 2011 - 20:10 road.cc Fantasy Cycling: Tour de France stage 18 previewPinerolo > Galibier Serre ChevalierJul 20 2011 - 17:00 Tour de France Stage 17: Boasson Hagen gets his second stage win, Voeckler keeps yellow but loses timeTeam Sky rider attacks on final climb to solo his way to victory1Jul 20 2011 - 15:54 Glasgow's 2014 Games velodrome sees its first bikeThree years out, Scottish track cyclist Jenny Davis does the honoursJul 20 2011 - 15:07 Call for Investigation into 20mph Speed Limits for Blackfriar's BridgeMayor's Cycling Champion, Andrew Boff calls for a full investigation at a meeting of the London Assembly today3Jul 20 2011 - 14:32 Kolobnev's B sample confirmed positiveRussian rider now faces sacking and massive fine5Jul 20 2011 - 13:05 Rob Penn schwag - we have winners!We've got seven copies to give away, did you get one?290Jul 20 2011 - 13:00 Quickstep's Pineau rides on after death of his uncleFifty nine-year old Tour technician died near finishing line in GapJul 20 2011 - 11:28 Tour de France: Ben Swift shares his thoughts on yesterday and looks forward to the AlpsSwifty trying to get in the breaks again as Team Sky look to show in the final weekJul 20 2011 - 11:21 Fresh Air for Families with SustransGetting more kids out on bikes with organised family ridesJul 20 2011 - 11:02 Tour de France Stage 16 reaction: Voeckler insists "no regrets" despite losing timeMeanwhile Hushovd delighted over tenth TDF stage win of his career4Jul 19 2011 - 23:06 Geraint Thomas commits himself to Team Sky for three more yearsAnnouncement comes day after Welsh rider admitted discussions held with other teams4Jul 19 2011 - 19:47 road.cc Fantasy Cycling: Tour de France stage 17 previewGap > Pinerolo1Jul 19 2011 - 17:00 Tour de France Stage 16: Thor Hushovd wins in Gap from Edvald Boasson HagenDefending champion Contador attacks to get time back on some of his rivals5Jul 19 2011 - 15:47 Welsh Assembly to pump £6m into sustainable travelFunding to help "change attitudes" to car useJul 19 2011 - 15:29 Metropolitan Police get proactive on stolen bikesSuspects arrested and 10 bikes recovered6Jul 19 2011 - 12:40 Belgium moves towards right-turn-on-red for cyclistsCountry would join Germany, France and Holland in allowing manoeuvre5Jul 19 2011 - 11:34
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