Giro d'Italia releases spectacular promo film for 2012 race (+ video)Footage showcases 'the toughest race in the world's most beautiful place' as Giro uses social media to keep fans engaged7Oct 25 2011 - 12:56 Ontario's chief coroner orders review of cyclist deaths in province from 2006-10Lessons drawn will help inform road safety initiatives - could we hope for a similar review here?Oct 25 2011 - 12:24 Dates announced for Wiggle Super Series 2012Next year's programme features 13 sportive events - 40 per cent discount if you fancy taking them all on...Oct 25 2011 - 11:17 First cyclist fatality on Barclays Cycle Superhighway occurs at junction described as "a bloody disgrace"Familiar elements of a London cycling death include tipper lorry and road layout posing danger to vulnerable users18Oct 25 2011 - 10:00 Number of motorists who lose licence due to poor eyesight more than doubles since 2006However, that represents less than 1 in 10,000 drivers - and with ageing population, problem will only worsen9Oct 24 2011 - 20:23 Cute emergency mudguard from SmartAss + VideoProduct hand made in the "rainy, rainy" city of Göthenburg in Sweden9Oct 24 2011 - 17:13 Geraint Thomas Newport Track day… we were there!And here's how it went7Oct 24 2011 - 17:13 Witnesses sought after cycle campaigner seriously injured in freak incidentChair of Southampton Cycling Campaign suffers serious head injuries two days after helmet stolenOct 24 2011 - 14:35 Rousing finale for Rapha Super Cross series at Ally Pally (+ gallery & video)Just one point separates top two teams as elite competition goes down to the wire10Oct 24 2011 - 12:52 Blogger to lead ride next month around London's ten most dangerous junctionsTour of capital's blackspots on 12 November aims to highlight dangers facing bike riders to TfL1Oct 24 2011 - 12:10 Red Bull Mini Drome thrills the crowds in ManchesterLocal lad from Lancashire makes the final - but loses out to someone from rather further afield...2Oct 24 2011 - 11:11 Sir Chris Hoy draws up ten-strong shortlist of Nation's Perfect Hill - is yours on the list?Best descents include 2 from Scotland, 2 from Yorkshire, 6 from Southern half of England - but Wales misses out39Oct 24 2011 - 08:55 Britain dominates European Track Championships with seven gold medals in ApeldoornGB confirm progress nine months from London 2012 - gold medals come in seven of the ten Olympic evenstOct 23 2011 - 23:46 The big road.cc lights test: the dataHow did this year's crop of lights compare in terms of output? Here's how34Oct 23 2011 - 22:00 Places on 2012 Alpine Challenge go on sale at noon today (+ pics and videos)Just 150 places available for chance to ride four-stage sportive in the Alps with Irish great Stephen RocheOct 23 2011 - 13:10 Vertical Cyclewear project wins Margarita 'First' from London School of FashionSomeone give this recent graduate a job...6Oct 22 2011 - 23:54 USADA reduces cyclist-turned-drug-trafficker Joe Papp's lifetime ban to eight yearsNews of reduction coincides with ex-pro receiving three years' probation for supplying doping productsOct 22 2011 - 22:18 Mark Cavendish to be a dad… baby conceived during Tour de France says girlfriend, Peta Todd…… So we've suggested a few fitting names10Oct 22 2011 - 10:04 Geox-TMC set to fold as sponsor pulls plug, riders free to seek new deals, but is it too late?Menchov and Vuelta winner Cobo among those scrambling to find new team for 20122Oct 21 2011 - 20:01 Essex Police say they can't enforce cycling ban on Southend's High StreetPolice admit it's rare for riders breaking law to be ticketed, due to lack of signs warning cyclists of ban3Oct 21 2011 - 15:38 Tech Roundup: Polar GPS, Tacx lights (yes, lights), 3T, Prendas, Le Coq Sportif, Freshtripe, Madison and more…Getting in an early Christmas gifts suggestions list; the lights are already up here in BathOct 21 2011 - 14:23 Bolton man left partially paralysed after teenage shooting accident wins first cycling medalNow aged 32, Danny Walmsley helps Lancashire Road Club take team win at The Rake Hill ClimbOct 21 2011 - 12:35 Ottawa driver who ploughed into five cyclists and drove off found guilty on all chargesMotorist claimed he'd fallen asleep at wheel, prosecution said he'd been drinking at all-night party.8Oct 21 2011 - 11:15 Rapha Super Cross series gears up for Ally Pally finale this SundayLots of family fun guaranteed at North London venue - get there early to get your Rouleur cowbell!1Oct 21 2011 - 09:31 Van Dessel get new UK web shop through Bearded Man...and yes, Bearded Man really is a man with a beard5Oct 20 2011 - 22:29 FSA on warpath over counterfeit sales epidemicBuy from official sources says Taiwanese company to customers and retailers15Oct 20 2011 - 19:43 Red Bull Mini Drome comes to Manchester this weekend + videoMancunians get the chance to make like a cat riding round a bath this SaturdayOct 20 2011 - 17:14 Stars out in force for 2012 Tour de France launch - route analysis & rider reaction (+ pics)Huge media and public interest as 2012 route launched in Paris earlier this week here's how it went…Oct 20 2011 - 16:33 Cycle while you work?Here's an idea for your office's facilities manager...7Oct 20 2011 - 15:12 Team Sky riders Kennaugh, Stannard and Swift extend their contractsYoung British stars to keep building their careers at Sky, but Russell Downing heads for exit door1Oct 20 2011 - 10:57 Sustrans, Wiltshire Council and Bradford on Avon Parish Council opening new bike route Saturday - now with picsTraditional tea and buns promised for cyclists on 'first ride' launch of West Country route this weekend.7Oct 20 2011 - 09:53 Campaigners seek TfL corporate manslaughter prosecution over Kings Cross cyclist death2008 report highlighted dangers of junction; meanwhile, TfL and Boris Johnson disagree on what's being done now3Oct 20 2011 - 09:09 First ride: Kinesis Crosslight Pro6Vecchiojo gets literally the first ride EVER on Kinesis' new disc specific cross bike15Oct 19 2011 - 19:58 Knog and Surface schwag - we have a winner!We've been rooting around under our desks and look what we've found!723Oct 19 2011 - 17:20 Etape 2012 routes announcedTwo big mountain stages, one in the Alps and one in the Pyrenees5Oct 19 2011 - 11:13 Bike lockers at Durham Bus Station unused for 5 years - because council can't devise a way of operating themManaging locker keys proves "difficult," says council8Oct 19 2011 - 11:05 Shimano to launch 11-speed Dura-Ace Di2 and matching disc brakes in 2012…well, that's the rumourWhile Campagnolo is upping the ante electronically, Shimano have some plans of their own...31Oct 18 2011 - 23:59 Nov 7 launch date set for Campagnolo Super Record ElectronicPresentation to press and teams followed by push to woo manufacuters… coming to a shop near you in 2013?18Oct 18 2011 - 23:44 Tour de France 2012 route unveiledThree individual time trials, three summit finishes... more of an all-rounder's parcours for next year10Oct 18 2011 - 13:20 Hope on top at Rapha Super Cross weekender +VideoTwo rounds done, one to go now 'down South' this weekendOct 18 2011 - 11:34 Mexican meat saga continues but what does it mean for Alberto Contador?Half players tested at U17 World Cup positive for clenbuterol, WADA accepts tainted meat the likely culprit7Oct 18 2011 - 10:48 UCI WorldTour ranking vs IG Markets Pro Cycling Index: who came out top in 2011?Is world champion Mark Cavendish really the world's 27th best road cyclist? Let us know your thoughts...4Oct 18 2011 - 07:45 Tern teams up with Evans CyclesNew folding bike brand gets 45 UK dealers for starters7Oct 17 2011 - 23:16 Price of a cyclist's life? $42 in Washington StateTeenage driver who killed cyclist after hitting him twice fined for 'unsafe lane change'… victim's family sue9Oct 17 2011 - 17:28 Cinelli x Look 'Pursuit Concept' mashupSwedish designer dreams of pursuit bikes but his day job is more practical4Oct 17 2011 - 14:28 HTC Highroad's last hurrah ends in victoryCycling's 'winningest' team goes out with win number 513Oct 17 2011 - 12:57 2012 road shoe preview – starring: Fizik, Mavic, Diadora, Lake, Specialized, Carnac & lots moreroad.cc resident shoe…er, specialist, Vecchiojo gets up close but not too personal with next year's hot shoes1Oct 17 2011 - 11:24 Glitzy launch in Milan for 2012 Giro d'Italia routeGentler Giro promised by organisers, Stage 3 to honour Wouter Weylandt and race number 108 retired3Oct 16 2011 - 20:37 Cycle campaigners give cautious welcome to new Transport Secretary, Justine GreeningHopes that Putney MP will be less of a pretrolhead than predecessor Philip Hammond was4Oct 16 2011 - 16:08 Cav fan flies from Canada to collect his prizeMeet Russ; philanthropist and ultimate fanboy...5Oct 16 2011 - 11:56 Juan Mauricio Soler discharged from hospital as he continues the long road to recoveryNext target is for Movistar rider to be able to return to native Colombia - getting back on the bike a distant aim for nowOct 16 2011 - 11:24 Giro di Lombardia: Oliver Zaugg springs a surprise to win his first ever pro raceDan Martin second and Joaquin Rodriguez third as the big guns miss out14Oct 15 2011 - 16:27 road.cc malware alerts: what happenedIf you are getting a warning alert, here's why...13Oct 14 2011 - 23:53 Porsche launches two bikes: coming DecemberThe ideal Christmas present, especially if you like the idea of matching your transportation brands in the garage11Oct 14 2011 - 18:38 Tech Roundup: Lynskey, Lapierre, Ghost, Sombrio, Gaerne, Pro-Lite and new OneTen clothing brandAll courtesy of the Hotlines dealer show in Bristol…Oct 14 2011 - 11:30 Changes to road sign rules should improve cyclists' safety says CTCDfT Traffic Signs Review addresses a number of cycle-specific issues17Oct 14 2011 - 11:21 University team develop wireless braking system for bikes...and it'll only fail three times in a trillion.15Oct 14 2011 - 11:11 Mayor Boris invited to saddle up and experience the dangers of Kings Cross roads for himselfBlackfriars and Kings Cross are symptoms of a wider problem says Green Pary's Jenny Jones4Oct 14 2011 - 10:12 Fantasy Cycling: Giro di Lombardia PreviewHints and tips to help you select your team for the last race of 2011 - including expert advice from Team Sky's Geraint Thomas2Oct 13 2011 - 22:20 Geraint Thomas Track Day late ticket offer10 places left and they're being offered at a discount to road.cc users… but you'll have to be quickOct 13 2011 - 17:52 First look – Forme revamp range for 2012Redesigned road bikes on the way plus new cyclocross and time trial bikesOct 13 2011 - 17:09 WADA withdraws clenbuterol appeals against Mexican footballers & Danish cyclistWorld doping body acknowledges compelling evidence of accidental doping… but only if it happens in Mexico2Oct 13 2011 - 14:24 Giant 'Backatcha GM'...from Giant…and this won't be the only spoof coming we suspect11Oct 13 2011 - 11:43 Geraint Thomas Track Day schwag - we have a winner!Whoe won a day on the track with Olympic Gold medallist Geraint Thomas?272Oct 13 2011 - 11:30 Massive turnout for 3rd Blackfriars Flashride as Londoners say 'No' to TfL plan +video2500 riders + polticians from all main parties call on Mayor and TfL to think again2Oct 13 2011 - 10:50 Trek Travel Ride Camp compo - we have a winner!A £495 package including five-star accommodation in Mallorca, free Madone 5.2 hire, guided and supported rides and a spa + flights for one lucky reader...Oct 13 2011 - 10:50 Video: Reality only sucks for cycling students that don't know how to mend a punctureWhy guzzle gas when you could be guzzling energy bars and inner tubes?Oct 12 2011 - 19:33 Reality Sucks, says GM... so does being unfit, in debt, stuck in traffic and paying through the wahoo for gasolineBikes are for losers, suggests US car maker's ad aimed at students18Oct 12 2011 - 13:28 Driver pleads guilty to causing death by dangerous driving after 9 tonne refrigeration unit fell of lorry killing cyclistGrandmother cycling to work killed instantly7Oct 12 2011 - 10:57 CTC warns of danger to cyclists as minister authorises trial of longer lorriesDfT admits there is a safety issue... but apears slow to move on question of sensors and other safety features10Oct 11 2011 - 23:45 Mark Cavendish signs for Team Sky... and so does Bernie EiselWill he/won't he saga finally over… turns out he will after all27Oct 11 2011 - 16:47 Rapha Mobile Cycle Club comes to road.cc… take 2This time in colour2Oct 11 2011 - 16:40 Video: Alpine Challenge 2011Get away from it all for half an hour and pretend you're somewhere nice, riding in the sun.2Oct 11 2011 - 15:57 Track racing comes to ITV4 this winter as Revolution Series signs TV dealThe Revolution will be televised… in four one hour Monday night highlights show3Oct 11 2011 - 15:27 Scottish Bike Show 2012 dates announced...and the SECC-based event gets its own sportive around Loch LomondOct 11 2011 - 15:25 Italian press reports that Riccardo Riccò has admitted to self-transfusionReported confession relates to incident in February that put suspended rider in hospital7Oct 11 2011 - 13:58 Transport for London boss calls for "a century of cycling"Rallying call issued at inaugural Chartered Institute of Logistics & Transport Cycling Lecture in London5Oct 11 2011 - 13:04 London Cycling Campaign steps up pressure over Blackfriars Bridge with its own designSafer junction at minimal extra cost puts ball back in court of TfL and London's cycling mayor3Oct 11 2011 - 11:34 Video: Danny MacAskill -esque 'Ultimate Cycling Commute' from ProvizWe can hear the "Where are your lights?" and "Oi, get off the pavement!" calls from here...4Oct 11 2011 - 10:29 Etape Cymru organisers respond to wide-ranging criticisms of Sunday's eventTraffic on "closed" roads, poorly stocked feed stations, course design and missing £20 gilet among the issues raised by riders21Oct 11 2011 - 10:25 Leaked Tour route suggests 2012 could be the year for a time trialling all-rounderRoute leak on official Tour website suggests 2012 could be Wiggo's year… or Froome's5Oct 10 2011 - 16:32 Sustrans warns that cuts in cycling & walking budget could cost Scottish economy £100m a yearScottish government at risk of missing own cycling targets as it increases spend on major road schemesOct 10 2011 - 14:56 Ongoing injury problems bring Rebecca Romero's London 2012 dream to an endBeijing individual pursuit champion had hoped for place in team pursuit on the track or time trial on the roadOct 10 2011 - 11:54 Last call for LCC's London Cycling Awards nominationsEntries close at Midnight… so if you know of something or someone making cycling in London better get nominatingOct 10 2011 - 10:24 Just in: Litespeed M1An entry-level carbon road bike with a SRAM Apex build4Oct 10 2011 - 10:16 UK hill climb season in full swingGreat video of the Catford Hill Climb by Mat Pennell4Oct 9 2011 - 23:37 Rapha auction custom Oakley JawbonesRunning a top 'cross team isn't cheap… which is why Rapha are selling their glasses to the highest bidderOct 9 2011 - 22:08 Bianchi back in the big time through partnership with Vacansoleil-DCMDeal should see legendary Italian brand return to Tour de France after three-year absence1Oct 9 2011 - 21:55 Paris-Tours: Van Avermaet wins from Marcato, Team Sky's Stannard fourthCycling's 3rd oldest classic still never won by reigning world champ as Cav and other big names miss breakOct 9 2011 - 15:59 Cycling art: 'Le Baiser de sa femme Janine' by James StraffonThe complicated love life of Jacques Anquetil is fascinating to a London artistOct 9 2011 - 15:11 Next weekend: CTC Sportive & Challenge Ride - WorcestershireNot many rides left now and autumnal countryside doesn't get any better than WorcsOct 9 2011 - 11:50 Updated with official video: Cobble Wobble 2011World Cup 4X rider takes over from Chris Akrigg as king of the cobbles10Oct 8 2011 - 17:00 "Hypocritical" Wiggins would like to see Millar at London 2012 - but Scot undecided over challenging banExpert says British Olympic Association lifetime ban "on shaky" ground after landmark CAS ruling this week9Oct 8 2011 - 12:55 Govt backs new Causing Injury by Dangerous Driving law - motorists convicted would face five years in jailJustice secretary announces government backing for proposals contained in private member's bill4Oct 7 2011 - 18:44 Rapha Mobile Cycle Club's day out in BathBath's cycling clubs have a bit of a social in the sun5Oct 7 2011 - 16:15 8 months' jail for driver who failed to stop after leaving cyclist with serious leg injuriesMotorist discovered victim was former schoolfriend after turning himself in3Oct 7 2011 - 15:18 Tech Roundup: Garmin, Pinnacle, Ana Nichoola, Endura, Chrome, Condor and more...New Garmin gadget, Pinnacle goes carbon plus plenty of warm winter clothing…and a good read7Oct 7 2011 - 12:01 Hayman and Sutton extend contracts with Team Sky - could that mean Cavendish headed elsewhere?Re-signing Aussie Sutton means Team Sky already has four sprinters with grand tour experience for 20123Oct 7 2011 - 11:45 Just in: SE Bikes LagerAnodising is back, and here's the proof from a singlespeed maker with a long pedigree2Oct 7 2011 - 11:02 £400,000 Olympic Legacy funding boost for Herne Hill Velodrome (+ video)London's last surviving venue from 1948 Olympics benefits from legacy funding for 2012 Games3Oct 7 2011 - 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