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UK may consider electric vehicle subsidy to increase cycling
The UK government could potentially consider providing subsidies for electric bicycles and electric cars as part of a concerted policy effort to get more people cycling, the roads minister, Jesse Norman, has said. With the UK facing health crises from ...
Government review considers forcing cyclists to wear hi-vis and helmets
Doctor resigns from British Cycling role
Dr Richard Freeman has resigned from his role with British Cycling due to ill health. Freeman, who has been off work with a stress-related illness, was at the centre of an investigation regarding the contents of a medical package delivered to Sir ...
British Cycling allows resignation of doctor at centre of Jiffy bag scandal
Cycling: Doctor at center of 'jiffy bag' probe resigns due to ill health
Richard Freeman resigns from British Cycling | Cyclingnews.com
Long distances, intimidation by cars and bad weather are some reasons Victorians don't like cycling
Almost a quarter said cycling was fun and enjoyable while one-in-ten rode for weight management. Cyclists near Costco on Footscray Road Docklands heading into the city. Picture: Mark Wilson. RACV spokesman Dave Jones said it was working to make ...
Cookson: Reforms to blame for election loss
The ex-head of British Cycling has blamed the loss on 'politicking', and suggested the program of reforms he pursued during his four years in charge may have ruffled too many feathers. "There were people who didn't want to change some of those things," ...
Book excerpt from Phil Gaimon's 'Draft animals: Living the pro cycling dream'
The following is an excerpt from 'Draft animals: Living the pro cycling dream (once in a while)' by Phil Gaimon, an account of his professional cycling career. In the book, published last week, Gaimon pulls back the curtain on WorldTour racing, taking ...
The Sydney Morning Herald
Cycling: Nathan Elliott goes back-to-back in the 'Warrnambool'
The Sydney Morning Herald
Nathan Elliott's history-making win in the Melbourne to Warrnambool Cycling Classic on Saturday will become the stuff of legend. The Melbourne cyclist became the first person in 102 editions of the event to claim back-to-back wins, capping a remarkable ...
Breakaway claims his second Warrnambool cycling classic
Playing it safe: How videogames are being used for cycling safety research
Cycling also plays a role in one of the game's main storylines. But beyond the fun of blasting around a fictionalised version of Los Angeles by bike — and it is fun — cycling in GTA V might actually be useful in the real-world too: as a simulator ...
Cycling NT could receive velodrome upgrade funding directly
Despite the high cost of quotes through council, Cycling NT board member and Darwin Cycling Club president Stuart Crompton said the club had been pursuing its own quotes and found the upgrades could be completed for just over $1.5 million. “We've ...
Tragedy as young French cyclist dies in horror crash at Tour de Nouvelle-Caledonie
His team-mate Erwan Brenterch, 31, also suffered a broken leg in the accident, which occurred during a descent section on the western edge of the main island. Gerard Salaun, president of New Caledonia's regional cycling committee, confirmed racing has ...
French professional cyclist killed in crash with ambulance during race
Elinor Barker and Katie Archibald claim team pursuit silver at European Championships
Olympic champions Elinor Barker and Katie Archibald added a European silver medal to their collections as Great Britain opened the European Track Cycling Championships with second in the women's team pursuit.
Team pursuit silver for Great Britain women at European Track ...