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Butler to miss Caribbean Cycling Championships

Butler to miss Caribbean Cycling Championships

Butler, in 2016, was contracted by the DROPS Cycling Team, a professional outfit based in Europe.By Neto BaptisteTop female cyclist Tamiko Butler believes it’s an almost certainty she will miss the postponed 2020 Caribbean Cycling Championships, tentatively...

Cycling South Canterbury begins push for new track

Cycling South Canterbury begins push for new track

Cycling South Canterbury officials Richard Quested, left, and Darren Cuthbertson say it's time for a new velodrome to replace the old Caledonian cycling track. Cycling officials say the days of Timaru’s Caledonian Ground as a track racing venue are numbered and...

Reminisce: Harman’s love of bicycles and business

Reminisce: Harman’s love of bicycles and business

By Greg Hoersten - For The Lima News A large bicycle race can be seen in this 1896 photograph, with its starting line in front of the Harman store along North Main Street. Frank Harman’s father, William Harman, remarried and moved his family to Lima about 1869,...

‘Godspeed, my friend’ – A tribute to Whit Oliver

‘Godspeed, my friend’ – A tribute to Whit Oliver

Photo by Aimee Trepanier The cyclist in front of me sure looked like trouble. He was lean and muscular in all the right places and had a pure, steady rhythm to his pedaling. We had just embarked on a ride from Furman University to Saluda, North Carolina, a 75-mile...

Ruti: a Message to You, Cyclists

Ruti: a Message to You, Cyclists

Ruti is a bicycle route planning service from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission. Credit: Ruti.bike. A new, free, text-based, traffic-routing service from the Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission aims to creating lower-stress trips for bicyclists...

4 Pieces of Good News From the State of the Sport Survey

4 Pieces of Good News From the State of the Sport Survey

Welcome to the 2021 Pinkbike State of the Sport Survey. This anonymous survey is designed to help shed light on key issues affecting the professional field and elite competition. We surveyed the best riders in the world to hear their thoughts, ideas, concerns, and...

Christian Prudhomme confirms women’s Tour de France in 2022

Christian Prudhomme confirms women’s Tour de France in 2022

Tour de France director Christian Prudhomme has made a long-awaited confirmation that Amaury Sport Organisation (ASO) will launch a women's Tour de France in 2022. It has been speculated that the women's race will be called Tour de France Femmes.In an interview with...

Riding to break recidivism cycle

Riding to break recidivism cycle

From left: Carter Ng, Paul Lu, Andrew Ong, Eric Tan and Joseph Ho will be among the team from Break the Cycle who will be taking part in OCBC Cycle's The Sportive Virtual Ride over 42km.ST PHOTO: ARIFFIN JAMAR Growing up, Andrew Ong was like any other ordinary child....

Oklahoma passes Idaho Stop law, joining growing list of states

Oklahoma passes Idaho Stop law, joining growing list of states

OKLAHOMA CITY (BRAIN) — Oklahoma joined a growing list of states to adopt legislation that allows cyclists to treat a stop sign as a yield.Gov. Kevin Stitt signed HB 1770 — which included adopting the Idaho Stop — into law on Monday. Jane Ziegler,...

Youth mountain-biking team excels in first season

Youth mountain-biking team excels in first season

Sarasota Herald-Tribune You might not consider Florida to be a hotbed for mountain biking. But aside from the beaches and theme parks, the state offers a diverse span of options for cyclists to get a little dirty and take on the challenges of technical off-road...

Panel studying if road cyclists should ride only in single file

Panel studying if road cyclists should ride only in single file

Cyclists currently have to ride in a single file only while on single-lane roads or in bus lanes during bus lane hours, but they are allowed to ride two abreast on roads with more than one lanes. The panel is looking at whether this is a good practice. A panel...

Cycling and the Power of White Privilege

Cycling and the Power of White Privilege

When George Floyd , Breonna Taylor, and others were killed by the police in 2020, forcing the nation into a racial reckoning, the cycling industry responded with promises to be part of the solution rather than part of the problem. Fuji announced it was suspending the...

Halfords announces ‘pre-loved’ Carrera bike recycling scheme

Halfords announces ‘pre-loved’ Carrera bike recycling scheme

The cycling retailer, Halfords, has announced the launch of a new bike recycling scheme called the pre-loved scheme which will be trialled across four stores in Wales before possibly being launched nationwide. The scheme will only apply to Halfords' brand Carrera...

Virtual cycling tour to support Stratford’s Shakespeare Hospice

Virtual cycling tour to support Stratford’s Shakespeare Hospice

Tour de Shakespeare (46791361) BARD on a bike! There’s a new cycling event on the go to raise funds for the Shakespeare Hospice.The Tour de Shakespeare has been launched to replace the annual Great Shakespeare Ride, which has had to be cancelled for the second...

What are the top 10 riskiest US states for cyclists?

What are the top 10 riskiest US states for cyclists?

NHTSA rankings alone are not whole picture, says StreetLight Data (© Toa555 | Dreamstime.com) StreetLight Data has released a report which recasts the top 10 riskiest US states for cyclists, placing Delaware at the top.StreetLight says its fatalities per bicycle...

Fasted 500 | Meet the cyclists riding 500km through Ramadan

Fasted 500 | Meet the cyclists riding 500km through Ramadan

The Rapha Festive 500 sees tens of thousands of cyclists worldwide ride 500km between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve. Now a new event – the Fasted 500 – has challenged cyclists to ride 500km through the month of Ramadan.The Fasted 500 was the...

Giro d’Italia stage 4 – Live coverage

Giro d’Italia stage 4 – Live coverage

Giro d'Italia 2021 hub page Giro d'Italia 2021 start list Stage 3: Taco van der Hoorn pulls off breakaway heist Nowhere to hide: Sestola finale offers first test for Giro d'Italia GC contenders - stage 4 preview (Image credit: RCS Sport) Leaders Rein Taaramae...

Cycle of Change: Inside the Push to Diversify the Bike World

Cycle of Change: Inside the Push to Diversify the Bike World

A version of this story first appeared in Gear Patrol Magazine . Subscribe today for more stories like this one, plus receive a $15 gift card to the Gear Patrol Store. When the Black Lives Matter movement rose to the forefront of American culture last summer, and...

Do I need a fitness tracker with GPS?

Do I need a fitness tracker with GPS?

The U.S. government maintains and operates the GPS system, launching the first satellites in 1978, meaning any individual or business can access the system at any time without paying a subscription fee. (BestReviews) A Global Positioning System device is able to...

Borders 20mph speed limit effectiveness to be assessed

Borders 20mph speed limit effectiveness to be assessed

Scottish Borders Council Dozens of towns and villages have been involved in the scheme Public views of the effectiveness of a 20mph speed limit trial taking place in more than 90 Borders towns and villages are set to be assessed. The scheme was introduced in October...

The Bunnyhop: the show bringing women’s cycling into focus

The Bunnyhop: the show bringing women’s cycling into focus

A brand new show bringing analysis, insight and access to women's pro cycling has been launched on YouTube and IGTV. The Bunnyhop , a monthly half-hour programme hosted by presenter, commentator and journalist Rebecca Charlton, puts women's cycling into the spotlight...

Fix your Bike Voucher Scheme concludes at 80% delivered

Fix your Bike Voucher Scheme concludes at 80% delivered

The Fix Your Bike Voucher Scheme has been closed, according to the Department of Transport, with an 80% delivery on the pledge to spend £250 million helping the nation repair their bikes.Released first in two initial 10% batches and then followed by two quick...

Enough of the negative vibes, cycling is finest way to travel

Enough of the negative vibes, cycling is finest way to travel

Enough of the negative vibes, cycling is finest way to travelCork is in a period of transition to becoming a city where cyclists are a significant proportion of the traffic. We need to make room for them, so says Kathriona Devereux Cycling is available for every...

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