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Cyclist Caught for Tech Fraud Busted for 6 Years

As reported by Neil Robinson of Reuters, Belgian cyclist Femke Van den Driessche received her punishment for her role in the first ever case of “technological fraud” in the history of the UCI (International Cycling Union) and it was a stiff sentence. 238 more words


Eastway 1975 – 2006 Ten Years Gone: The Hainault Years

The demolition of the Eastway Cycle Circuit in 2006 to make way for the 2012 Olympic Games was a blow for cycle sport in London and its surrounds. 42 more words

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Battle on the Beach 2016

Ouch. That hurt.


Fantastic however. I’d do it all again tomorrow.

Over the last 3 years, Battle on the Beach (BOTB) has established itself as a must-do event, the only beach race in Blighty and the best thing in March. 138 more words


57cm Fuji Gran Tour SS CX Conversion

This was my second road bike. The components were cheap and rusted when I bought it. I had these wheels on-hand, so I figured why not convert it into a single-speed. 53 more words


Mr Sandman

One short journey down the M4 opened up plenty of skills training opportunities at the wonderful Pembrey country park. A group of around 15 Jiffies enjoyed the single track, dunes and beach, working on technical ascending and descending skills. 49 more words


France Cycling Wants Lifetime Bans for Mechanical Doping

Cycling News is reporting that the French National Cycling League and its leader Marc Madiot are asking for tighter controls on “mechanical doping” and asking for lifetime bans for anyone caught for that infraction in competition. 190 more words