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Archives - August 2010


A Question of Principle?

Today’s big news is that the men’s Cervélo Test Team will be disbanding at the end of the year. Personally I’m gutted as it’s been a wonderful project to follow…


Signed Greg Lemond Jersey up for Grabs

Bike Pure and Bio Racer have teamed up with three time Tour de France winner and former World Champion Greg Lemond to auction off a specially commissioned signed Bike Pure jersey for charity.


Marianne Vos Wins UCI World Cup

The women’s world number one cyclist Marianne Vos (Nederland Bloeit) took another major victory in her career today by taking overall victory in the UCI World Cup. Marianne’s 2nd place today in the Grand Prix Plouay, France, was enough for her to retain her World Cup lead, repeating her victory of 2009. Emma Pooley (GBr) …


Harmon Swaps Eurosport Mike for Tandem Record Attempt

More well known for his expert commentary alongside Sean Kelly on Eurosport, David Harmon swaps the mike for his Team Wiggle tandem this weekend as he and his trusty pilot Jez Hastings attempt to set a tandem record. Their route entails a 363 mile trip across the width of the UK, beginning in Pembroke, Wales …


Supporters of Integrity in Cycling

After a long delay, we finally have a new range of t-shirts available. We’re proud of the new designs and they’ve been welcomed by many people, including the pro riders who form part of our organisation. We would not have been able to produce the new range without the help of the sponsors whose names …


A Note of Optimism by Dave Lloyd

I have thought long and hard about what I am about to write and I have analysed the situation over a very long period of time before putting “pen to paper”.


Sarah Storey (Horizon Fitness) Settling in at Worlds

Paralympic and World Champion Sarah Storey will lead a nine-strong Great Britain team at the Para-Cycling Road World Championships in Canada this month. A member of the Horizon Fitness Racing Team and a Bike Pure rider, Sarah will be keen to make an impression. Here’s the latest info from Sarah as she prepares in Canada. …


My Tour of Denmark by Christina Hansen

An insight into the recent Tour of Denmark, by our Danish Ambassador Christina Hansen


A Lack of Endeavour to Sanction Drug Cheats?

Who here visits the Podium Café? It’s a website which has done a good job at providing well written opinions based articles on our beloved sport.  One of the brains behind the operation is _Gavia_ who I’ve had many a tweet exchange with and she tweeted yesterday “Really, I never imagined I’d be reading the …


World Wide Support

It is great to see the worldwide cycling community unite behind the call for an ethical sport, a sport to be proud of. In Asia, Cycling News Asia are a fantastic news hub. Published in English and Mandarin, they are huge supporters of riders who have respect for the sport and their fans. Websites such …

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