Simon Richardson

Cycling in the rain

Cycling in the rain: How to survive it

You can't beat the rain but there's a lot you can do to make riding in it less demoralising. Here are 11 tips for riding through a very wet British


Top ten cycling fan fails

Ah, bike race spectating. What fun. Standing by the side of the road all day to watch the peloton flash by is a surprisingly good way to spend your time.…


Seven essentials you need to take on every ride

There’s no point risking it, because that’s the point when you’ll definitely need your tools with you on your ride. We run you through the seven essentials you shouldn’t leave…

On board footage

Live on-bike footage set for top road races

Live on-bike footage was broadcast for the first time in history during the track cycling world championships in Paris last week, and the company behind the innovative project has said…


Track World Championships round-up: Day four

Colombia’s Fernando Gaviria, the man who beat Mark Cavendish twice at the Tour de San Luis, rode a stunning points race to win the men’s omnium. He jumped straight up…

Credit: Graham Watson

UCI to make Astana announcement next week

The UCI will next week release details of the University of Lausanne’s report in to Astana and from that update its position on the Kazakh team’s license. Astana received it’s…


Track World Championships round-up: Day three

Two events. Two world titles for François Pervis. Following his peerless display at last year’s world championships where he won three world titles his 2015 homecoming is looking every bit…

The poster boy for this years world championships delivers gold in the keirin

Track World Championships round-up: Day two

Jason Kenny was out of the men’s keirin almost as soon as it had begun forcing him to admit that he was “just a spectator” in his first round race.…