Vuelta Stage 3 Reaction: Pablo Lastras reflects on a day everything went rightTeam Sky keep Wiggo out of trouble but Christophe Le Mevel of Garmin Cervelo is less fortunate1Aug 22 2011 - 20:18 Ibis Silk SL road frame gets lighter for 2012 or is it 2011?This evening's portion of bike porn is bought to you by the makers of Ibis bikes6Aug 22 2011 - 16:37 Vuelta Stage 3: Pablo Lastras wins on the break for MovistarSpaniard attacks on day's final climb to win stage and also moves into overall leadAug 22 2011 - 15:42 Film from MuleBar Girls highlights the fun and stylish side of riding bikes (+ video)Riders from team sponsored by Oakley and Ana Nichoola showcase riding around London9Aug 22 2011 - 15:22 Alexandre Vinokourov to make surprise return for Giro di Lombardia?Kazakh appeared to have ridden last race when he crashed out of Tour, but may be back for one last rideAug 22 2011 - 13:53 Essex Police and Yorkshire Ambulance bike squads fall victim to budget cutsCycling paramedics to disappear in three Yorkshire cities; Essex Police say officers on bikes will be back for key events3Aug 22 2011 - 10:15 'Gross Cycling Product' worth £2.9bn to UK economy says LSEWe sort of knew this instinctively, didn't we? Great to see numbers, though8Aug 22 2011 - 09:24 Fantasy Cycling Vuelta Stage 3 PreviewA day when a break might get away says Team Sky's Geraint ThomasAug 22 2011 - 09:04 Vuelta Stage 2 reaction: Sutton says Grand Tour stage win "a dream come true" (+ pics)Meanwhile new race leader Bennati dedicates red jersey to late team mate Wouter WeylandtAug 21 2011 - 21:24 7,500 cyclists attend Barking & Dagenham Sky RideEast London Borough hosts second of London's three events this year, final one in Central London in September1Aug 21 2011 - 20:37 Vuelta Stage 2: Better day for Team Sky as Chris Sutton sprints to stage winAustralian profits from tricky ascent to the line, Leopard Trek's Daniele Bennati new race leaderAug 21 2011 - 15:41 Vuelta Stage 1 reaction: Fuglsang delight at race lead, but Team Sky rue their luckLeopard Trek rider becomes only second Dane to wear Vuelta leader's jerseyAug 20 2011 - 21:53 Michael Hutchinson wins Brompton World Champs & Bike Blenheim TT double + VIDEOBike Blenheim organisers say this year's event best yet14Aug 20 2011 - 18:37 Vuelta Stage 1: Fuglsang in race lead as Leopard Trek wins TTT, problems for SkyWiggins loses valuable seconds to rivals, only Liquigas Cannondale push Leopard Trek close5Aug 20 2011 - 16:49 Giant Concept Store opens in BrightonIt's in Shoreham, really, but Jo who lives there knows everyone goes "Oh, you mean Brighton?"4Aug 20 2011 - 10:33 Bristol fixie flick BÖIKZMÖIND premieres this evening - and it's free! (+ video)Documentary seeks to address appeal of fixed gear bikes in city that has plenty of hillsAug 20 2011 - 07:39 Tech Roundup: Audacio alloy road bike from Lapierre + Garmin Vector Power Pedals + Edge 200 + Hope 2012 + Bespoked + Tokyo Fixed + Crank Bros and more...Nice to see aluminium not forgotten in the Sexier Frames Dept but that's not allAug 19 2011 - 14:58 Vuelta 2011: Directeurs sportifs set out their plans for the year's final Grand TourNeed help with your Fantasy Cycling team? Take some tips from the men making the decisions on the road3Aug 19 2011 - 14:18 Welsh Cycling president says cyclists need to be more aggressive and claim the roadCall comes as Simon Richardson reported to be in good spirits, though his London 2012 dream appears over25Aug 19 2011 - 12:17 Video: It's quite heavy and not very fast (so far) but the wooden SplinterBike has a new World RecordProving that triathletes are insane, James Tully piloted an all-up weight of 130Kg to 18kph9Aug 19 2011 - 11:08 Philippe Gilbert signs for BMC RacingBelgian one-day ace reunited with former team mate Cadel Evans2Aug 19 2011 - 09:15 WADA to appeal case of Mexican footballers cleared after steak defence for positive clenbuterol testNews comes as Floyd Landis levels fresh doping accusations at former coach of Alberto Contador2Aug 19 2011 - 08:57 Schwag Grab: A kit pack - We have a winner!Race jersey, armwarmers and 3 pairs of socks. All for you, all for free!819Aug 19 2011 - 08:37 Fears raised that London cyclists will be "chased off" Hog Hill circuit for 2012 OlympicsLOCOG apply for "exclusive use" during Games of circuit built for cycle racers foreced out by Olympic ParkAug 18 2011 - 18:09 Five Giant and Specialized road bikes stolen from children's cycling club in ReadingBikes were replacement for those taken in earlier theft, suspicions thief was familiar with site layout2Aug 18 2011 - 11:05 Simon Gerrans leaves Team Sky for new Aussie outfit GreenEdgeTour of Denmark winner in at start of project as he was with Sky and Cervelo TestTeam3Aug 18 2011 - 07:45 Paralympic champion cyclist Simon Richardson in critical condition following hit-and-run incidentBeijing double gold medallist hit by van on A48 yesterday morning; 59-year-old man arrested later10Aug 18 2011 - 06:40 Cycling Holiday Season HotspotsSome of the cycling holiday deals available at the moment1Aug 17 2011 - 16:09 Blinding new lights from LezyneLezyne had never made lights before. They have now.11Aug 17 2011 - 15:38 New cycle and walking trail opens on southern side of Loch NessRoute looks ideal for roadies who enjoy a spot of rough stuffAug 17 2011 - 13:46 There'll be Fireworks....literally.Canadian cyclist injured in firework incident.1Aug 17 2011 - 12:48 Kona 2012: new race, cross and urban bikes break coverCanadian brand famous for its mountain bikes has always made clever niche models for the road.4Aug 17 2011 - 11:00 Scotland rugby star Chris Cusiter issues Prostate Cancer Charity Tour Ride callScrum-half lost father to the disease and wants fellow Scots to jtake part in next month's ride1Aug 17 2011 - 06:35 US charity ride from NYC's Ground Zero to Pentagon in Washington, DC honours victims of 9/11 ten years onMoney raised will buy adaptive bikes for disabled veteransAug 16 2011 - 21:45 Cyclescreen festival at Bristol's Watershed from this Thursday through SundayAuthor talks on offer alongside screening of films including Bristol fixie doc BÖIKZMÖIND and A Sunday In Hell1Aug 16 2011 - 17:56 Street performer's prop bike stolen...during his actIt's behind you. Oh no! It isn't!Aug 16 2011 - 15:54 GT 2012 road bike line gets lighter alloy and carbon frames, still screaming good valueNot exactly GT's top priority, being gnarly BMXers 'an all, but the 2012 road bikes are purposeful and well-priced.5Aug 16 2011 - 15:53 The 'Cadel Effect' takes Australia by stormBike and accessory sales soar while club membership hits new levels7Aug 16 2011 - 13:02 Caerphilly's cycling world record attempt flopsBut Tour of Britain promotional event helps showcase town7Aug 16 2011 - 11:08 Team Sky names Vuelta team, Wiggins back after Tour de France exitBrailsford looks to build on team's Tour de France success1Aug 16 2011 - 10:38 Danny MacAskill shows his mettle as he takes his tricks to disused iron works (+ video)Latest video forms part of Channel 4's Concrete Circus programme10Aug 16 2011 - 10:23 Norfolk motorist convicted after using two mobile phones while drivingDriver kept police waiting as he finished call after being stopped, magistrates hear6Aug 16 2011 - 10:02 Rainbow jersey Thor Hushovd to ride next month's Tour of BritainRace will be Norwegian's last as world champion before title defence in CopenhagenAug 16 2011 - 09:25 Revolution Series dates announcedA chance to see the big guns of British track cycling in Olympic modeAug 16 2011 - 08:36 TfL admits lessons to be learnt from road chaos surrounding Sunday's Olympic test eventBut in Surrey, police and council leaders say event passed off without problem5Aug 16 2011 - 08:24 Giant launches four wheelsets from £225 - £1,250It's been a while since we saw Giant-branded hoops; but they're back in the upgrade market with wider rims and tubeless capability5Aug 15 2011 - 17:29 Wales struggles to meet self-imposed cycling targetsGovernment fighting high levels of obesity and ill-health2Aug 15 2011 - 16:52 Public back 20mph zones outside schools… they're just not so keen on enforcing them says pollInstitute of Adavanced motorists backs selective 20mph zones, CTC wants it as default urban limit10Aug 15 2011 - 14:30 Organs of Edinburgh cyclist killed last week will help othersLifelong rider died following collision with car, witnesses sought2Aug 15 2011 - 14:00 Great Britain move to 6th in UCI WorldTour Ranking, will field eight riders in CopenhagenQualification rules mean Mark Cavendish will have seven team mates to help in rainbow jersey bid2Aug 15 2011 - 12:44 Cycling orangutan recruited/exploited to front Thai cycle helmet safety campaignPrimate said to like cycling with his lid on, authorities say kids should do likewise2Aug 15 2011 - 12:08 Big turnouts for Southampton, Blackpool Sky RidesLatest in summer-long series see over 20,000 riders taking partAug 15 2011 - 11:17 Olympic test event: Sunday riders sneak into peloton, but drivers fume at road closuresGridlock takes some by surprise despite TfL awareness campaign, while amateur riders share road with pros23Aug 15 2011 - 09:06 London-Surrey Cycle Classic: Mark Cavendish wins 2012 Olympics test eventManx Missile takes starring role in London 2012 dress rehearsal15Aug 14 2011 - 11:24 Dutch Army Cycling Band plays the Edinburgh Military Tattoo (+ Video)Tulips from Amsterdam meets Loch Lomond as bike-borne musicians show their skills6Aug 13 2011 - 12:49 Alberto Contador to skip defence of Giro title to focus on 2012 Tour de FranceRiis says Spaniard's best years ahead of him, but CAS appeal hearing still casts a shadow4Aug 13 2011 - 11:05 Spirit of Norman Tebbit alive and well in York as locals lent bikes to help them find workThe Bike Rescue Project teams up with Future Prospects to provide short-term bicycle loans4Aug 13 2011 - 10:34 Ray Eden's killer jailed after pleading guilty to manslaughterCyclist's widow brands her husband's killer "a coward" in court4Aug 13 2011 - 09:39 WOW! Six one-off bikes created for guests of top London hotel to ride (+ gallery and video)Custom rides will be auctioned off in October to raise money for Elton John AIDS Foundation2Aug 12 2011 - 15:52 Canadian cities conflicted on cyclingAnti-cycling Mayor ends Toronto's 'war on the car' while in Montreal they discuss urban cycling's downside6Aug 12 2011 - 14:45 2012 Jamis Xenith Pro Di2 + new Concor saddle + Le Col Autumn/Winter range + Brompton & more...It's our weekly Tech Roundup in which a sub-£3,000 Di2 bike rubs shoulders with a wooden handlebar and a corduroy jacket.Aug 12 2011 - 13:42 Back to school US style - police hit Florida kids with hefty first day fines for not wearing cycle helmetsKids from poor families reported fearful of telling parents they've incurred fine as unintended consequence of well-meaning law kicks in4Aug 12 2011 - 11:22 21-year-old Bristol DJ on a fixie emerges as unlikely riot hero while London bike shop mechanic defies lootersLeon Piers cuts through rumour and hearsay using bike and Twitter4Aug 12 2011 - 10:18 Bradley Wiggins targets Vuelta time trial as preparation for World ChampionshipsPerformance in Spain and Copenhagen will also help Team Sky rider gauge TDF recovery ahead of London 2012Aug 12 2011 - 09:21 ITV4 to show Vuelta live - but BBC to air only brief highlights of Olympic test eventSpanish Grand Tour coverage confirms channel's commitment to cycling34Aug 11 2011 - 19:05 Surge of high-end bike thefts from Southport homesMany victims are members of local cycling club1Aug 11 2011 - 16:44 Charity ride fire-fighters taking their own air supplyRiders will pedal using full breathing apparatusAug 11 2011 - 15:02 First ride: Giant's 2012 TCR Advanced frameWe've had a go on the middle Carbon model in Giant's TCR range for next year10Aug 11 2011 - 14:59 Halfords now selling Whistle bike brand: three budget alloy bikes + three carbon with 105 & Ultegra but only onlineNewish to the UK but Whistle bikes started in Colorado and are big in Europe, apparently.4Aug 11 2011 - 12:53 UCI reacts angrily to Gerard Vroomen's criticism of bio passport programme - and gives issue wider publicityCervelo co-founder claims lack of testing; not so, says governing body as it goes on the offensive7Aug 11 2011 - 11:53 Cycle Superhighway to Olympic site on hold until after 2012Go by bike during the Games, but not to the Games8Aug 11 2011 - 10:45 Daniel Teklehaimanot: from World Cycling Centre to GreenEdge pasturesThe story behind the Eritrean youngster who became GreenEdge's first signing, by the UCI's Jane MorazAug 11 2011 - 10:31 Great idea: Bike Fixtation self-repair vending stationMinneapolis, USA has its first public bike fix station. At the station, funnily enough.9Aug 11 2011 - 09:56 Geraint Thomas backs Etape CymruWelsh star meets fans and rides part of spectacular N Wales course2Aug 11 2011 - 09:27 Cadel Evans lands in Australia, but he's already targeting London 2012 road raceMaillot jaune back home for victory parade, says Hushovd signing will help him focus on TDF defenceAug 11 2011 - 09:00 Cannondale 2012 UK range launch: all new CAAD 8 + Evo Ultimate + Super Six Ultegra Di2 + Synapse Carbon Apex & moreNew entry level CAAD 8 starts at £799 while at the other end of the scale the Evo Ultimate is a mere £8K more3Aug 10 2011 - 16:21 Transfer round-up: Visconti, Weening & Alex Rasmussen confirm new teams, Renshaw says he's spoken to RaboItalian champ targets classics with Movistar, Dutchman moves to GreenEdge, Danish track ace heads to Garmin3Aug 10 2011 - 12:46 Matt Brammeier describes decision to close down HTC-Highroad as "devastating"Liverpool rider broke into top flight with US team this year after recovering from horrific accident in 20071Aug 10 2011 - 10:26 James Cracknell gets behind Surrey safe cycling campaign + VideoOlympian urges use of helmets based on his near-fatal experience13Aug 10 2011 - 10:07 iPhone app launched for 2012 UCI Road World Championships in The NetherlandsOrganisers of races in Limburg hope to provide live tracking of riders in next year's eventAug 10 2011 - 09:10 Shimano Ultegra Di2 video demo + Dave's first thoughts after some big milesMat talks you round the system while Dave rides all the way to France* to test Ultegra Di2 for you26Aug 9 2011 - 22:50 Thor Hushovd signs with BMC Racing until 2014Three-year deal for rainbow jersey15Aug 9 2011 - 17:20 Lancashire police rewarding safe-riding kidsOfficers handing out packs to youngsters2Aug 9 2011 - 15:57 London-Surrey Cycle Classic due to go ahead as planned on Sunday despite riotingUnrest coincides with national Olympic committee delegates and IOC members visiting 2012 host cityAug 9 2011 - 13:44 Painful, premature end to couple's LEJoG anniversary dream rideBroken bones and frustrated plans after just five miles9Aug 9 2011 - 13:40 Trek signs sponsorship deal with VueltaPartnership with Spanish Grand Tour includes launch of Trek Challenge event in Madrid next monthAug 9 2011 - 11:59 Event in York aims to reduce bike theftsSurge of opportunist thieving due in part to inadequate locksAug 9 2011 - 10:25 Bike shops targeted by looters in wave of violence spreading across London (+ videos)Evans Cycles in Camden and Clapham and South Croydon's Geoffrey Butler among those to suffer21Aug 9 2011 - 09:04 We have a winner! Schwag Grab: an Ultegra Di2 watch!**That is to say, a watch in a box with a Di2 sticker on it248Aug 9 2011 - 07:07 Campagnolo launches 2012 wheel lineup starring new high end Bullet clincherWe'll see it in the flesh at Eurobike (and their new tubular wheels too) but is this the beginning of the end for the tub?3Aug 8 2011 - 22:26 Updated: First ride: Shimano Ultegra Di2Electronic shifting trickles down to second-tier... and we've taken it for a spin33Aug 8 2011 - 17:04 A change to pothole repair contracts in England reclassifies smaller holes as non-urgentBut no lessening of standards says Highways Agency9Aug 8 2011 - 16:44 Dutch film-makers appeal for cycle documentary cashPair hope to explore different cities' relationships with bikesAug 8 2011 - 14:44 UCI World Ranking: Great Britain set to be a man short for Copenhagen World ChampionshipsCountry almost certain of top ten placing, but only eight riders have ranking points so will miss out on ninth riderAug 8 2011 - 13:48 Spectacular Giant's Causeway Sportive promises stiff test......and a chance to ride with a GT stage-winnerAug 8 2011 - 13:00 Thief who stole 7 bikes from Idaho charity belatedly finds conscience and returns 3 of themCharity that helps refugees comes out on top as local prison donates a further 10 bikes after hearing newsAug 8 2011 - 10:26 20,000 cyclists turn out for Manchester Sky RideOlympic champion Sir Chrids Hoy and singer Alexandra Burke among those braving the rainAug 8 2011 - 09:10 Major rise in cycling deaths and injuriesSpike too in pedestrian, motorbike casualties18Aug 8 2011 - 08:58 Classic Sunday night fare: the Tour de France 2011 funny compilationGasp, titter and, in the case of French TV drivers, cringe at the Tour de France unofficial highlights.2Aug 7 2011 - 19:35 Liverpool armed policeman disciplined after popping into bike shop while on dutyIn separate incident, another Merseyside Police officer arrested for alleged theft of bike12Aug 7 2011 - 11:49