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How to stay safe cycling on the roads

Following the recent horrific road accidents with Tour De France winner, Bradley Wiggins and British Cycling head coach, Shane Sutton, it calls to question as to how safe our roads are?   In 2011 alone there was around 19,000 reported road accidents in London, 80% of which occurred in daylight and 75% of which were …

Autumn riding and clothing

Autumn is upon us and winter is closing ever nearer! When it comes to cycling in these times, a lot of people will simply store their bike away where it will stay until the following year, but, as long as you prepare yourself and your bike, cycling during these cold seasons can be just as …

Contador takes the 2012 Vuelta a España

Throughout the first half of this years Vuelta a España it really was anyone’s race. Rodriguez proved himself on the hills ahead of Contador with Valverde and Froome close behind. Just like Contador predicted, it took him a while to get back his mojo, but once he did, he crawled it all back and took …

Olympic Cycling Overview

The Olympics have come to an end leaving GB placed 3rd in the medal count with a very respective 29 gold medals, eight of which from cycling! The first Olympic cycling event was the men’s road race in which we were favourite to win and the entire way through very dominant! After leading the peloton …