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Fernando Alonso gets backing for cycling plans - but status of pro team project remains unclear

"MAMILs" - tick; cycling "the new golf" - tick; but F1 ace's entry into sporting side of cycing still unclear [more...]    5

Video: Giro d'Italia 2015 promo released

Film looks back at this year's race as 2014 season draws to a close [more...]    

Bike designer is the man behind fast-growing new social network Ello

No ads and no data tracking on very spare social site, says founder [more...]    4

Scottish cyclist trapped under train after apparently riding his bike along station platform

Police believe man fell off bike as he rode on platform at station near Glasgow [more...]    5

Polar launches M400 combined GPS watch and activity tracker + video

New Polar M400 watch combines GPS functionality with daily activity tracker features [more...]    8

Rider punctures at 80kph as saboteurs target Valleys Velo sportive

Drawing pins spread on descent of Bwlch cause dozens to puncture [more...]    33

Update: Europcar claims it didn't place cyclist & pedestrian warning stickers

Car hire company back-pedals after being slammed in social media [more...]    29

London cyclists needed to help with medical charity’s major research project on cycling injuries

Barts and the London Charity wants to hear what matters most to riders at public meeting next week [more...]    6

Team Sky confirms signing of Nicolas Roche and four others

Sky adds Brit, Czech rising star, first Dutch rider & Irishman, plus welcomes return of original member [more...]    12

2015 cyclocross bikes from Whyte, Van Nicholas, Ritte, Raleigh, Beacon, Bianchi and Boardman

A roundup of some of the latest cyclocross bikes ready for the winter season [more...]    7

Witness appeal after Yorkshire cyclist dies following HGV collision

49-year-old man who lost leg in incident on Saturday dies in hospital [more...]    11

'The Fastest Classroom on Earth' - Disadvantaged kids in 350km Mont Blanc cycling challenge

Youngsters to take on some of the toughest climbs in the Alps [more...]    1

Six years on, legal action continues over York cycle path death of teenage cyclist Ruby Milnes

Inquest last week concluded 17-year-old's death was "accidental" - civil proceedings now being brought [more...]    7

Spanish shoemaker Luck offers massive customisation options

Choose your own graphics, width & biomechanical tweaking [more...]    8

GoPro launches updated Hero4 Black and Silver video cameras

Updated Hero4 video camera offers higher quality and better ease-of-use [more...]    10

See.Sense intelligent bike light automatically flashes brighter and faster to improve visibility

Kickstarter funded intelligent bike light now available to buy [more...]    22

Round-the-world cyclist does 1,000-mile book tour by bike – on £7.65 a day to highlight living wage (+ video)

Julian Sayarer’s book Life Cycles follows his global circumnavigation [more...]    1

Councillor suggests red light & pavement cycling crackdown after Portsmouth injury rate soars

(Councillor in charge of traffic & transportation) Nine percent increase in cycling casualties in 2013 [more...]    28

Track star Craig MacLean gives backing to Scotland's presumed liability campaign

Change in law would make motorists respect cyclists more, says Olympic and Paralympic medallist [more...]    4

Strava: Michal Kwiatkowski’s world road race championship winning ride

Poland's Michal Kwiatkowski wins world road race championship and immediately shares ride on Strava [more...]    7

Nottingham man says he's 'lucky to be alive' after his bike wheel is caught in new tramlines

Cyclist suffered broken ribs and punctured lung in tramlines incident [more...]    25

Iranian cyclist wins Keirin gold at Asian Games - and gets excused military service

21-year-old Mohammad Daneshvarkhourram says his mother was in tears after victory in South Korea [more...]    13

Second incident in New Forest town in two days leaves cyclist seriously injured

Police say rider struck by driver towing caravan - believe motorist may be unaware of collision [more...]    11