Cycling Weekly

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Manchester velodrome

Opened in: 1994 Capacity: 3,500 Website: Telephone: 0161 223 2244 Email: Contact form on website Address: The National Cycling Centre, Stuart Street, Manchester, M11 4DQ Other facilities: Olympic standard…


How to pace your ride effectively

It might seem like tearing off the start like as fast as your can will get you a quick time in your time trial or sportive, but it reality you'll…


Famous last words: Michael Clifford

The director of Bicycle, Michael Clifford, talks about his 90-minute documentary about UK cycling 
culture and tells CW about his influences and inspiration

Nuke tralier

Cipollini Nuke bike teaser video

Over-indulgent, Italian narcissist he may be, but we can’t help thinking other bike manufacturers should bring a bit of Mario Cipollini pazazz to their bike launches. This short video is…

Prudential RideLondon 2014

RideLondon round-up

RideLondon’s Ride 100 became the Ride 86 this morning when organisers shortened the route due to forecast torrential rain and strong winds. The decision was made last night, although due…


Pensioner who cycled on M25 to be fined

A pensioner who cycled on the M25 as part of a short cut has been fined £50. The unnamed woman, from New Haw in Surrey, was caught riding her bike…

Tiananmen Square, Tour of Beijing 2012, stage one

2014 Tour of Beijing route revealed

Tour of Beijing organisers have dubbed the route for the 2014 event as the hardest yet with a bolstered queen stage featuring in the four-day race. The tour is the…

Peter Sagan on stage five of the 2014 Tour de France

Peter Sagan signs with Tinkoff-Saxo

Slovak prodigy Peter Sagan has signed a three-year contract with Tinkoff-Saxo and will take two riders to the WorldTour team with him in 2015. Maciej Bodnar as well as Sagan’s…


Castelli Fortuna Jersey

This breathable mesh jersey from Castelli’s women’s range was tested in the UK as well as in the sweltering temperatures of Tenerife. We can happily say its performance as a…


Assos SS.CORPORATE_S7 Jersey

From a ‘fit’ point of view, it is situated between SS.Uno and SS.Mille — not too snug and not too loose. “A perfect compromise to better fit both the athlete…