The most important bit of kit for cyclists is arguably a good pair of shorts – I tested this pair of Gore multi-purpose shorts on the road, and on a very mucky off-road ride and they passed both tests with flying colours.
Rapha has launched a global campaign to get thousands of women to ride 100km on the 7th July. The 7th July is the date of the Etape du Tour Sportive in France and Rapha are sending 100 women to ride it. It is also the year of the 100th Tour de France and what better [...]
Becky Roberts is heading off on an epic adventure to cycle around the UK this summer in memory of her mum and to raise awareness of Motor Neurone Disease. She is planning to ride 2,500 miles in all, and cover 100 miles a day….now that really does sound epic!
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You’ve got your training programme down to a tee but you’re still not 100% sure what you should be eating to help improve your performance and maximise your recovery?
Cyclists are being called on to add their accidents to a newly launched UK Road Accident Map app, designed to improve the safety of Britain’s roads by revealing accident hot spots – particularly those associated with fatal and serious injury accidents.
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The first thing to mention is that a sportive is not a race, it is an organised, long distance cycling event; and with the growth in popularity of cycling the number of sportives has soared over recent years with new events popping up all over the place.
To celebrate the amazing achievements of our female sports stars and to ensure their performances remain in the public eye, Sportsister has launched a special video project called ‘My Favourite Moment In Women’s Sport’. This video features one of our newest World Champion Track Cyclists – Elinor Barker
Those boots were made for walking… so pull them on and make the most of the great outdoors both in Britain and abroad as we take a look at three of the best walking holidays.
Have a watch of this new video that has just been released by the London Cycling Campaign to highlight their campaign to improve safety on the roads for cyclists.
At last weekend’s London Bike Show the CTC’s elite women’s racing team was launched. At a time when the issue of the lack of support given to women’s cycling has never been a hotter topic, it’s great to see the formation of this new team by the national cycling charity CTC.
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