Cycling News

Mark Cavendish's chances of Tour de France spot hit by pandemic hold-up
28/05/2020 09:50 by TheGuardian
Rider has had little chance to prove form and fitnessEllingworth denies rumours of Froome switch tal..
How you can use your indoor trainer to ride in Grand Theft Auto
26/05/2020 13:34 by Cycling Weekly
The last few months have forced cyclists everywhere to rethink how they ride and train, which has re..
In a new documentary, Lance Armstrong shows plenty of rage but little regret
21/05/2020 12:00 by TheGuardian
ESPN’s new film on the cyclist is a compelling study in the corruption of the male athletic ego“..
'We’ve got a new plan': coronavirus shifts the finish line for Australia's Olympic athletes
21/05/2020 01:36 by TheGuardian
For cyclist Lucas Plapp, the Covid-19 pandemic has meant starting his gruelling training regime all ..
Postcard from the future: The Tour de France will have to wait another year | Felicity Cloake
18/05/2020 05:30 by TheGuardian
Our food writer looks forward to heeding the siren call of the French Alps to watch Le Tour – and ..
Chris Froome tight-lipped over possible departure from Team Ineos
14/05/2020 16:34 by TheGuardian
Four-time winner may switch teams before Tour de FranceFroome uncertain of leadership status if he s..
Dawn of new golden age for cycling or just another empty promise? | Sean Ingle
10/05/2020 17:30 by TheGuardian
Exercising is a better way to help the NHS than clapping once a week and more needs to be done to en..
No guarantee Tour de France will go ahead, says French sports minister
05/05/2020 15:07 by TheGuardian
Roxana Mărăcineanu made the comments to France TelevisionGiro d’Italia and Vuelta a España will..
Tour of Britain director says he will be 'staggered' if Tour de France goes ahead
04/05/2020 10:29 by TheGuardian
Mick Bennett optimistic Tour of Britain will take placeUCI will publish revised WorldTour calendar o..
Chris Froome fears large crowds even if Tour de France is 'behind closed doors'
03/05/2020 15:37 by TheGuardian
Four-times winner thinks crowds would gather along course Coronavirus has pushed Tour back two month..
Cyclist filmed himself being shoved off bike by motorbike rider, sparking police investigation
29/04/2020 13:03 by Cycling Weekly
A police investigation has been launched after a cyclist was shoved from his bike by a motorbike rid..
Team Ineos will pull out of Tour if it is not safe, warns Dave Brailsford
17/04/2020 08:45 by TheGuardian
Brailsford taking no chances over coronavirus precautions Grand Départ of rescheduled Tour schedule..
August Tour de France 'recipe for disaster', public health expert warns
16/04/2020 11:45 by TheGuardian
Chair of Global Public Health says race should be cancelled‘The virus is here to stay and will com..
Tour de France rescheduled for 29 August start due to coronavirus
15/04/2020 11:54 by TheGuardian
Cycling’s premier event postponed owing to pandemicNo mass gatherings allowed in France until mid-..
Geraint Thomas kicks of mammoth 12-hour Zwift rides as fundraising hits £80k
15/04/2020 09:34 by Cycling Weekly
Geraint Thomas has officially kicked off his trio of 12-hour Zwift rides to raise money for the NHS...
Tour de France on hold after Macron extends outdoor sports ban till July
14/04/2020 09:07 by TheGuardian
Tour was due to start in Nice on 27 JuneAlternative plans expected by end of monthThe Tour de France..
Bradley Wiggins and Mark Cavendish attack British Cycling in Instagram chat
13/04/2020 14:24 by TheGuardian
Wiggins questions competence of governing bodyCavendish queries qualification process for TokyoSir B..
Chris Froome ready for long-awaited return to cycling following crash
12/04/2020 18:07 by TheGuardian
Four-time Tour de France winner suffered crash last yearFroome says recovery now ‘pretty much comp..
British Cycling and UK Athletics turn to furlough as Covid-19 hits income
08/04/2020 21:00 by TheGuardian
Ninety British Cycling staff will be furloughed in April and MayUKA to streamline head office with e..
Working from home: athletes find inventive ways to train – in pictures
07/04/2020 09:08 by TheGuardian
Around the world, athletes are working on new ways to stay fit at home during the coronavirus lockdo..
Cycling quiz: how much do you know about the Giro d'Italia?
06/04/2020 12:42 by TheGuardian
With this year’s race delayed, here are 15 questions to keep you entertained. Warning: some of the..
'What an idiot!' Triathlete out of virtual race after husband trips over power cord
05/04/2020 14:33 by TheGuardian
Mirinda Carfrae cycling in Ironman challengeHusband Tim O’Donnell cuts bike’s connectionThe Aust..
Triathlete's virtual race ended after husband pulls out plug – video report
05/04/2020 14:30 by TheGuardian
Australian triathlete Mirinda Carfrae lost out in a virtual race after her husband tripped over and ..
Italian cyclist filmed wading through the sea with his bike to avoid police fine
02/04/2020 14:11 by Cycling Weekly
An Italian cyclist has been filmed wading out into the sea with his bike to avoid a fine for breachi..
Tour de France in doubt after UCI announce racing suspension until June
01/04/2020 22:32 by TheGuardian
Riders must resume training in April to keep 27 June start dateTour: ‘most important thing by far ..
Tour de France quiz: how much do you know about cycling's greatest race?
27/03/2020 13:29 by TheGuardian
The organisers are hoping the race will still take place this year. How well do you recall previous ..
Tour de France could be staged this summer without any spectators
26/03/2020 19:15 by TheGuardian
Sports minister exploring ways of scaling event downDecision on go ahead likely to be made by 1 MayP..
Max Schachmann triumphs at Paris-Nice as Nairo Quintana takes final stage
14/03/2020 17:23 by TheGuardian
• German youngster wins overall race by 18 seconds• Shortened race ends without fans amid corona..
TV tonight: Miriam Margolyes goes on the road on her Big Fat Adventure
09/03/2020 06:19 by TheGuardian
The typically frank actor confronts attitudes to her body and the growing body positivity movement. ..
In brief: Girl, Woman, Other; Damascus; Colombia Es Pasion – review
08/03/2020 15:00 by TheGuardian
Bernardine Evaristo’s Booker-winning novel; a brutal exploration of the world of St Paul; Colombia..
Italy's Serie A considering matches behind closed doors due to coronavirus
04/03/2020 14:38 by TheGuardian
‘We are heading towards that decision’, says Italian FAThree Italian cycling races under threat ..
Nicolas Portal, Team Ineos sporting director, dies of heart attack
03/03/2020 19:44 by TheGuardian
The Frenchman, 40, died at home in AndorraPortal suffered cardiac arrhythmia during careerNicolas Po..
Concern but no alarm after Australian track world championship disappointment | Kieran Pender
02/03/2020 16:30 by TheGuardian
Some strategic tweaks will be required for the Tokyo Olympics after a challenging week in BerlinOn M..
Bikes and bruises: 2020 Track Cycling World Championships – in pictures
02/03/2020 09:57 by TheGuardian
As the riders head home after the Berlin tournament, we take a look back at some of our favourite im..
Chris Froome among cyclists cleared to leave UAE after coronavirus scare
01/03/2020 10:59 by TheGuardian
Riders quarantined since UAE Tour cancelled on ThursdayMichael Morkov cleared to race at track world..
'I woke from a bad dream to a worse reality. We were in lockdown.'
28/02/2020 18:53 by TheGuardian
Cycling journalist Sophie Smith describes the experience of being held in quarantine in an Abu Dhabi..
UCI stands by decision to halt UAE Tour over coronavirus uncertainty
28/02/2020 18:33 by TheGuardian
Denmark’s Michael Morkov in solitary confinementFroome and Cavendish among riders tested for coron..
Laura Kenny involved in dramatic crash at Track Cycling World Championships
28/02/2020 14:53 by TheGuardian
Olympic champion one of five riders hurt in BerlinMexico’s Lizbeth Salazar stretchered from trackL..
Chris Froome facing coronavirus test after UAE Tour is cancelled
27/02/2020 22:14 by TheGuardian
Two Italian participants in race contracted Covid-19Froome and other riders confined to rooms in Abu..
Team GB cyclists need to show Olympic form at world championships
25/02/2020 17:48 by TheGuardian
World championships start in Berlin with all eyes on Jason and Laura Kenny five months before Tokyo ..