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The Q & A – Its winter so get involved!

It is winter (near enough!) and time to have a little fun with the end of season Q & A’s (more…)

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Latest race results & reports

A listing of the latest 100 results plus index to the latest features and news from events here in Britain and the major pro races abroad in Europe … (more…)

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Xmas Gift Ideas – Merlin Cycles

From Gifts under a pound to a cheeky one in four figures, the ideas from Merlin Cycles are many and varied! Check them out ;-) (more…)

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Xmas Gift Ideas – Cycle Division

With Xmas round the corner, we asked the Cycle Division for some Christmas gift ideas and these are some of their choices …  (more…)

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News: Innovation Trek Youth Team

After an incredible first season racing track,road and time trials, the Innovation Trek Youth Team takes on three new riders for next season (more…)

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Quickfire Q & A: Caitlin Peters

Quickfire Q & A with a young champion in Caitlin Peters who’s favourite training session is a hard smash fest – be careful riding with this young lady ;-) (more…)

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Team News: Nuun-Sigma Sport-London 2018 Lineup

Team Nuun-Sigma Sport-London reveal their 2018 line up including a return to racing by James Moss (more…)

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Result: Premier Division Manchester Track League

Adam Blythe returns to track league in winning form on his Dolan DF4 at the Premier Division Manchester Track League on Tuesday night (more…)

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This Weekend: Manchester Para-cycling International

This weekend sees the running of the UCI Manchester Para-cycling International at the National Cycling Centre (24-26 November) (more…)

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Result: Newport Track Grand Prix

Lucy Grant Thomas Rotherham and Joel Partington some of the winners at the Newport (Wales) Track Grand Prix on Saturday (Nov 18) (more…)

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News: TLI Cycling & Disc Brakes

TLI Cycling approve the use of disc brakes on bikes in road events in 2018 (more…)

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Result: Welsh Cyclo-Cross League Round 10

Iwona Szmyd, Steven James, Andrew Parry & Mark James winners at Welsh Cyclo-Cross League, Round 10 at Parc Bryn Bach (more…)

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Team News: Mark McNally Re-signs with Wanty-Groupe Gobert

Liverpool’s newly married man, Mark McNally has re-signed with Belgian pro conti team Wanty-Groupe Gobert (more…)

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Team News: Quick-Step Floors confirms 2018 roster

Elia Viviani, Fernando Gaviria and Philippe Gilbert head line up for Quick-Step Floors – Brit James Knox also named in in squad (more…)

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Result: Calshot Winter Track League (Nov 19)

Results from the Calshot Indoor Winter Track League on November 19 at Southampton (more…)

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Result: First Division Manchester Regional Track League

Results from the First Division Manchester Regional Track League on Friday, November 17 (more…)

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Quickfire Q & A Alex Collins (Primera Sports/team Jobs)

Quickfire Q & A with 18 year old Primera Sports/Team Jobs rider Alex Collins whose strength is sprinting and weakness climbing  (more…)

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News: Garner Sisters Re-sign with Wiggle High Five

Wiggle High5 Pro Cycling delighted that British sisters Lucy and Grace Garner renewed their contracts with the team for 2018 (more…)

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Result: Haigh Hall Cyclo Cross Day 2

Giles Drake, Pete Middleton, Amira Mellor and Nick Craig winners at day 2 of the Haigh Hall Cyclo Cross on Sunday (more…)

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Result: London CX League Round 9

Louise Haywood-Mahe, Alex Briggs and Will Cooper (Hargroves-Ridley-Montezuma’s) winners at round 9 of the London CX League at Cyclopark (Kent) (more…)

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Result: Ridley & Lazer WMCCL Round 8

Lewis Askey, Hannah Payton and Stephen Knight winners at round 8 of the Ridley & Lazer West Midlands CycloCross league at Dudley (more…)

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Result: South West CX League 8

Tristan Davies and Catherine Kilburn two of the winners at round 8 of the South East Cyclocross league at Falmouth Bike Park on November 19 (more…)

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Result: CXNE (Cyclo Cross North East) Rd 9

Tony Fawcett, Antony Glover, Ian Knights & Nicola Davies winners at round 9 of the CXNE at Herrington (November 19) (more…)

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Result: Scottish CX League Rnd 5 (Lochore)

Graeme Cross, Murray Swanson, Eileen Roe and Mark McGuire winners at round 5 of the Scottish CX League at Lochore (more…)

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Report: Wessex CX League Round 9

Wins for Adrian Lansley and Helen Pattinson (Hargroves Cycles Ridley Montezuma’s) at the latest round of the Wessex CX league near Southampton (more…)

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Result: Full Gas Winter Series (Nov 18)

Kitty Pemberton-Platt and Stuart Craik winners at the November 18 round of the Full Gas Winter Series at London’s VeloPark (more…)

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Result: Leicestershire CX League 4

Timothy Gould, Dan Booth and April Tacey three of the winners at round 4 of the Leicestershire CX League (Leicester) (more…)

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Results: Eastern Cyclo-Cross League rd 10

Richard Muchmore, Stephen James, Benjamin Lewis and Lauren Higham winners at round 10 of the Eastern Cyclo-Cross League at Colchester (more…)

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Result: Lincolnshire CX League Round 9

Rick Lister, David Fletcher & Jo Tindley winners at round 9 of the Lincolnshire CX League at Woodhall Spa (more…)

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Result: Central CX League Round 9

Roy Chamberlain, Fran Whyte, Ian Lee and Neil Ellison winners at round 9 of the Central CX League at Halton House (Buckinghamshire) (more…)

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Result: Yorkshire Points CX League 8

Sophie Thackray, Chris Young, and Jenson Young winners at round 8 of the Yorkshire Points CX League at Bingley (West Yorkshire) (more…)

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Result: Haigh Hall Mega Cross Day 1

Rebecca Preece, Giles Drake, David Haygarth and Mick Style winners at day 1 of the Haigh Hall Mega Cross in the North West (more…)

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Result: Forme Notts & Derby CX League (Nov 18)

Chris Metcalfe, Maddi Smith and Jim Bryan winners at round 8 of the Forme Notts & Derby CX League (Nov 18) at Derby (more…)

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Result: First Division Manchester Track League

Results from the First Division of the Manchester Regional Track League on Friday 3rd November (Friday) (more…)

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Result: Scottish Senior Track Championships

Results from the Scottish Senior Track Championships in Glasgow last weekend (more…)

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Quickfire Q & A: George Day (Shutt Ridley RT)

Our next quickfire Q & A is with Shutt VR rider George Day who’s best performance of 2017 was  a win in the Abingdon Crits (more…)

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Result: Calshot Track League (Nov 12)

Results from the winter indoor Calshot Track League on November 12 at Southampton (more…)

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Quickfire Q&A: Isaac Appleby (Clay Cross RT)

Isaac Appleby of Clay Cross RT joins in the fun of the Q & A challenge whose goal in 2018 is to get a domestic pro contract …. (more…)

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Quickfire Q & A: Andy Turner (Team KTM)

Elite rider for Team KTM UK & University of Gloucestershire, Andy Turner takes the VeloUK Q & A challenge (more…)

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Result: Premier Division Manchester Regional Track League

Results from Tuesday nights Premier Division of the Manchester Regional Track League (November 14) (more…)

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Feature: Dave Mellor Talks Cross

Former team manager at Team GB and owner of bike shops, we talk to race organiser and Three Peaks competitor, Dave Mellor about the discipline of CX (more…)

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BikeP0RN: 2018 Specialized Limited Edition Tarmac

Primera Sports have built another very high spec machine for a customer,  2018 Specialized S-Works ‘Peter Sagan’ limited edition Tarmac – we have the pictures (more…)

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Q & A: Cameron Foster

The Q & As continue with Elite rider Cameron Foster who will be riding for for Velo Schils Interbike RT in 2018 (more…)

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Quickfire Q & A: Danny Smith (Mammoth Lifestyle RT)

Quickfire Q & As with Danny Smith (Mammoth Lifestyle RT) whose dream result in 2018 would be winning the regional champs (more…)

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Post Race Chat: Liam Killleen

He may be known for his MTB exploits but Liam Killeen has been a special rider in CX for well over a decade now. We had a quick chat with him post race … (more…)

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Post Race Chat: Ben Tulett (Junior Series Leader)

Winner at Koppenberg, third in the Euros and winner at the National Trophy Shrewsbury – Ben Tulett (more…)

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Post Race Interview: Ian Field (Hargroves-Ridley-Montezuma’s)

Post race chat with Ian Field (Hargroves-Ridley-Montezuma’s) about his dominating ride at the Shrewsbury National Trophy (more…)

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Report/Result: Wessex CX League Round 8

There were wins today for Adrian Lansley (PedalOn) and Claire Smith (Cotswold Veldrijden) at the latest round of the Wessex League (more…)

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National Trophy Standings – Round 3

Ian Field (Hargroves-Ridley-Montezuma’s) and Bethany Crumpton two of the leaders after round 3 of the National Trophy at Shrewsbury (more…)

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Result: North West CX League Round 7

Rebecca Preece, Giles Drake, Paul Mashiter & Mick Style winners at round 7 of the North West CX League (more…)

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Result: London CX League Round 8

Isaac Mundy (Madison Genesis) and Louise Heywood-Mahe winners at round 8 of the London CX League at Leeds Castle (more…)

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Result: Eastern Region CX League Round 9

Stephen James, Roger Maidment, Jimmy Piper and Alison Hogg winners at round 9 of the Eastern region CX League at Hempton (more…)

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World Cup Manchester: Day 3

More Gold for Great Britain as Team Pursuit Women race to victory on final day of the Manchester World Cup Track Cycling (more…)

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Result: Lincolnshire CX League Rd 8

Jamie Burrow, Sam Burman and Steve Lampier winners at round 8 of the Lincolnshire CX League (more…)

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Result: Huddersfield RC Cross

James Sharp and Nichola Davies winners at the Huddersfield RC Cross event on Sunday (more…)

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Result: Cyclopark Winter Series 2

Oliver Cliff and Joe Parker winners at round 2 of the Cyclopark Winter Series (Kent) on 11th November  (more…)

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Result: Full Gas Track League (Nov 9)

Results from the November 9 Full Gas Track League at London’s Indoor velodrome (more…)

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National Trophy: Day 2

After a night of wind and rain, the course was a muddy mess where the big winners were Ian Field (Hargroves-Ridley-Montezuma’s) and Harriet Harnden (more…)

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Result: HaloX (Scotland)

Huw Oliver and Jane Barr winners at the HaloX (Scotland) at Nether Pollock Park Glasgow (more…)

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World Cup: Double Gold for GB in Manchester

There was double Gold for GB at the Track Cycling World Cup on day 2 whilst Team KGF go close to their first medal (more…)

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Results: Forme Notts & Derby League Round 7

Nathan Miller, David Fletcher & Helen Dussek winners at round 7 of the Forme Notts & Derby League (more…)

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National Trophy Shrewsbury: Day 1

The National Trophy CX round 3 got underway at midday at Shrewsbury with Kate Eedy, Pete Middleton and Paul Oldham being the big winners (more…)

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WorldCup: Medals for GB on Day 1

There were medals for Katie Archibald (Omnium) and Jon Mould (Scratch) on day 1 of the Manchester World Cup. (more…)

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Team News: Storey Sport Completes Team for 2018

Rebecca Durrell is the 12th and final rider to be confirmed for the 2018 squad for Team Storey Sport (more…)

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Result: East Kent CX League Round 3

Michael Butler of Hargroves-Ridley-Montezuma’s & Emily Ashwood winners at round 3 of the East Kent Cyclo-Cross League last weekend (November 5) (more…)

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Team News: One Pro reveal 2018 Team

One Pro’s Matt Winston promoted and new riders signed for 2018 season include Chris Latham and Jacob Scott (more…)

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Q & A: Michael Burke (Welland Valley)

Taking up the challenge (thnx) of the VeloUK Q & A is Michael Burke (Welland Valley) who has some top 10s in National B’s to his name in 2017 (more…)

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Q&A: Conor Chandler (17)

Time to meet 2018 Primera Sports/teamJobs Junior team rider Conor Chandler (17) who just asks for no bad luck in a race (more…)

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News: Next Stop Manchester for Team KGF

Team KGF will take on the best cycling nations in both the Team Pursuit and the Kilometre TT at the Manchester World Cup (more…)

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News: Elinor Barker confident for World Cup

 Elinor Barker is confident of putting on a show for the home crowd at the TISSOT UCI Track World Cup. (more…)

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News: Katie Archibald and her erratic form

Katie Archibald will take an unwanted step unto the unknown when the TISSOT UCI Track World Cup returns to Manchester this weekend. (more…)

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Result: Ottershaw Road Race Series #3

Jake Hales winner of week 3 of the Ottershaw Road Race Series ahead of Alex Paton on Madison Genesis (more…)

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Result: Full Gas Track League Nov 7

Results from the Full Gas Track League on November 7 at London’s indoor olympic velodrome (more…)

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Local Bike Shops: Twenty3c

Taking to Twenty3c bike shop owner Ceri Dipple about her support of a new team in 2017, Team OnForm and their Bianchi worldtour quality bikes (more…)

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Result: Calshot Winter Track League (Nov 5)

Results from the November 5th round of the Calshot indoor Winter Track League at Southampton on Sunday (more…)

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New Womens Racing Team in the North East

2018 will see the creation of a brand new North East based elite women’s cycling team; Boompods EDCO Velo8 (more…)

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Calendar to raises fund for cycle circuit

Calendar produced by Scottish cycling club to raise funds to help get a traffic free cycle circuit built in West Lothian (more…)

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Q & A: Elliot Cox (Primera Sports/teamJobs)

Time to meet 2018 Primera Sports/teamJobs Junior team rider Elliot Cox (16) who is a great team player and already gained experience racing abroad and in the UK on road and track (more…)

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News: New MD at Raleigh UK

Pippa Wibberley is named as the new Managing Director of Raleigh UK Limited (more…)

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Tom Boonen Special Edition Specialized S-Works Roubaix

Primera Sports have been building custom road bikes for 25 years and this is a Tom Boonen Special Edition Specialized S-Works Roubaix (more…)

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News: Madison Genesis Signing Neil van der Ploeg

In an interview with Eurosport Australia, new signing for Madison Genesis is ready for a wet summer in Britain (more…)

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News: British Cyclists break World Record

Aaron Rolph and Paul Guest make history on two wheels by breaking the World record for the most countries visited by bicycle in seven days (more…)

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Report: Wessex CX League Round 7

New signing for Madison Genesis, Isaac Mundy wins in Wessex CX League at Oxford, Amy Perryman of Hargroves Ridley Montezuma’s leads team domination of womens (more…)

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National Trophy Round 3 Preview

Over 500 riders are pre-entered for the 3rd round of the National Trophy Cyclo Cross which takes place at Shrewsbury Sports Village venue and organised by Mid Shropshire Wheelers (more…)

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Feature: The Bike Shop

VeloUK pays a visit to the local bike shop in Harrow (West London) to chat about the shop, bikes and whats popular with consumers (more…)

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Result: South West Cyclo-Cross League 7

Steven Davies and Margriet Kloppenburg winners at round 7 of the South West Cyclo-Cross league event at Truro (more…)

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Result: Quarry Cross (Shropshire)

Isla Rowntree, Chris Bailey and Tim Gould winners at the Quarry Cross (Shropshire) on Sunday (more…)

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Result: Western CX League Round 10

Liam Killeen, Graham Steward, Iwona Szmyd & Benoit Davies winners at Bristol on Sunday at round 10 of the Western CX League (more…)

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Result: Lincolnshire CX League RD 7

Jim Bryan, Matthew Ellis and April Tacey winners at round 7 of the Lincolnshire CX League at Nettleham (more…)

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Result: Central Cyclo-Cross League Round 7

Elspeth Grace, Matthew Humpage, Neil Ellison and Roy Chamberlain winners at round 7 of the central CX League at Biggleswade (more…)

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Result: Welsh Cyclo-Cross League Rd 9

Ceris Styler, Steven James, Andrew Parry and  Timothy Davies winners at round 9 of the Welsh Cyclo-Cross League at Swansea (more…)

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Result: Yorkshire Points CX Round 7

Sophie Thackray, Stefan Macina, and Billy Harding winners at round 7 of the Yorkshire Points CX league at Shibden Hall (more…)

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News: GB Medals at CX Euros

There was a silver for Tom Pidcock and bronze for Ben Tulett at the European CX Championships in Czech Republic. (more…)

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Result: Full Gas Winter Series 1

Barnabas Purbrook, Danielle Shrosbree & Huberney Diaz winners at round 1 of the Full Gas Winter Series at London’s VeloPark (more…)

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Result: CXNE Round 8

Marie Lynn (EDCO Continental), Tony Fawcett, Antony Glover & Matt Wilson winners at round 8 of the North East CX league at Darlington on Saturday (more…)

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Result: Forme Notts and Derby CX League RD 6

David Fletcher, Maddi Smith and Daniel Alexander winners at round 6 of the Forme Notts and Derby CX League (more…)

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Result: Eastern Cyclo-Cross League Round 8

Stephen James, Nathan Miller, Jimmy Piper & Lauren Higham winners at round 8 of the Eastern Region CX League at  Bury St Edmunds (more…)

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Result: Cyclopark Winter Series 1

Michael Butler (Hargroves-Ridley-Montezuma’s) and Robert Warren winners at week 1 of the Cyclopark Winter Series (more…)

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Result: Ottershaw RR Series 2

Jake Hales winner of round 2 of the Ottershaw RR Series ahead of Rory Townsend (more…)

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News: Team KGF Preview World Cup

British track UCI squad, Team KGF preview the first round of the World Track Cup in Poland this week (more…)

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National Trophy: Overall Standings

Ian Field (Hargroves-Ridley-Montezuma’s) and Beth Crumpton two of the series leaders in the National Trophy CX 2017 (more…)

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Result: Full Gas Track League (31st October)

Results from the Full Gas Track League (31st October) on London’s Olympic indoor velodrome (more…)

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Feature Interview: Colin Sturgess

He was World Champion on the Track, and has ridden classics like Paris-Nice but for 2018, Colin Sturgess will be DS at Madison Genesis (more…)

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Result: Premier Division Manchester Track League

Chris Lawless among the winners at the Tuesday night Premier Division Manchester Track League (more…)

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Team News: Bianchi Dama 2018

 Following-on from a very successful season for the women’s Bianchi Dama squad, the team have expanded for 2018 (more…)

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Team News: Brother NRG to Ribble Pro Cycling

In 2018, Ribble Cycles returns the racing scene with one of 2017’s most successful UK domestic teams; North East Pro Cycling (more…)

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Feature: Joscelin Lowden

Talking to the new British Hill Climb champion in 2017, Joscelin Lowden from Lewes Wanderers in London (more…)

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Feature: Hill Climb Champion Dan Evans

In a pre-race poll, 60% of 300 people thought Dan Evans would win the title on the climb to Hedley on the Hill and so it proved. We talked post race to the new champion. (more…)

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Feature Chat: Hayley Simmonds

Third in the Hill Climb Championships, Hayley Simmonds has had a long and successful season – we chatted post race (more…)

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Feature: Adam Kenway (Raleigh GAC)

Post race chat with defending Hill Climb champion Adam Kenway of Raleigh GAC after he was second in the 2017 Hill Climb Championships at Hedley on the Hill. (more…)

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London Six: Day 6

Callum Scotson and Cameron Meyer hold off late attack from Mark Cavendish and Peter Kennaugh to win the 2017 London Six Day (more…)

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Result: North West Cyclo-Cross League

Martin Woffindin, Emma Knight, James Dalton & Mick Style winners at round 6 of the North West CX League (more…)

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News: GB CX Team for Euros

Nine riders will represent Great Britain at the UEC Cyclo-cross European Championships taking place in Tabor, Czech Republic on 5 November. (more…)

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Result: Central Cyclo-Cross League Round 6

Dave McMullen, Sean Dines, Laura Greenhalgh & Matt Holmes winners at Central Cyclo-Cross League Round 6 at Feltham (more…)

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Result: Emergency Points Race 3

Sam Marshall winner of the third Emergency Points Race at Preston for category 3/4 riders (more…)

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Result: Hillingdon Circuit Races (Oct 28)

Gavin Holzman, Jake Hales, and Michael Skipsey winners at Hillingdon on Saturday (Oct 28) (more…)

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Team News: Madison Genesis for 2018

Five new riders join Madison Genesis for 2018 under the guidance of new DS Colin Sturgess (more…)

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Result: London/SE CX League Round 7

James Flury, Caroline Reuter and Don Wiley winners at round 7 of the London and SE CX League in Sussex (more…)

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Result: Yorkshire Points CX League (Pateley Bridge)

Robin Short gets the better of roadman Steve Lampier at the Yorkshire Points CX League at Pateley Bridge (more…)

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Result: Western CX League 9

Krzysztof Chrostek, Dave Coghill, Benoit Davies & Iwona Szmyd winners at round 9 of the Western CX League (Mendips) (more…)

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