Bum steer: how cycling shorts became the height of manner

The clothing item beloved by obsessive pedallers but much maligned by everyone else, has received a high-end makeover from Kendall Jenner, Bella Hadid and Dior Name: Black cycling shorts. Appearance: Black cycling shorts. What are they? Black cycling shorts. Ah, yes. I guess I’ve seen these. Are they the things I get stuck behind whenever […]

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Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky accused in damning narcotics report

Report indicates Team Sky riders took performance-enhancing medications to win Tour de France An explosive parliamentary report has suggested Team Sky and Bradley Wiggins used performance-enhancing medications under the guise of treating a legitimate medical condition in order to win the 2012 Tour de France. The long-awaited report by the digital, culture, media and athletic […]

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Netherlands considers banning utilize of telephones on bikes

Dutch government said in 2014 that smartphones played a role in one in five bike collisions involving young cyclists Do not text and ride. Thats the message from the Dutch government, which is considering banning the countrys tens of thousands of cyclists from use their mobile phones while on two wheels. Young people cycling while […]

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Chris Froome says report of plea bargain over failed medication test’ altogether untrue’

The Team Sky rider denied he is willing to accept a six-month forbidding and remains committed to finding reason for failed exam at Vuelta Chris Froome Chris Froome says report of plea bargain over failed medication test’ completely untrue’ * Team Sky rider denies he is willing to accept six-month prohibition * Froome still committed […]

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Minneapolis tries to topple Portland as America’s most cycle-friendly city

The Twin Citys ambitious new bike plan includes 144 miles of protected lanes and a doubling of cycle numbers by 2020. Portland, though, is opposing back Minneapolis does not have the immediate looking of a place set on becoming a city where lots of people ride bikes. Aside from the long, freezing wintertimes, this is […]

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‘Bike theft is not inevitable’: Vancouver rolls out a cycle crime revolution

Bike theft is the scourge of cyclists around the world, with riders, manufacturers and the law struggling to coordinate a response. That was until city cop Rob Brunt and Xbox pioneer J Allard devised Project 529 The bicycle was nothing impressive- an ageing mountain bike worth only a couple of hundred dollars- but Vancouver police […]

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On your bike: how high fashion adopted cycling sunglasses

Its not often you consider Kim Kardashian, Princess Anne and Bella Hadid wearing the same accessories, but this year oversized performance tints are suddenly everywhere Cycling’s sartorial reinvention is nothing new. Brands such as Rapha, CHPT3, Pas Normal Studios, Isadore and MAAP have offered style-conscious cyclists an alternative to poorly fitted fluro gear for a […]

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