Chris Froome keeps Tour de France yellow jersey after stage 12 ends in comedy

Chris Froome has held on to the yellow jersey at the Tour de France after stage 12 on Mont Ventoux ended in chaos Mont Ventoux always provides high drama in the Tour de France, and on this Bastille Day stage it produced the unprecedented spectacle of the yellow jersey, Chris Froome, running up the mountain […]

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How it feels to tackle the Tour de France’s ‘final battle’- the Col d’Izoard

Today, the elite riders race to a historic Alpine summit stage finish, but at the weekend it was the turning of 12, 000 amateurs to try to imitate Coppi and Bobet They parked their motorhomes in laybys on the steep slopes of the Col dIzoard five days early to be assured of a prime spot […]

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The Vehicle of the Future Has Two Wheels, Handlebars, and Is a Bike

What’s the shiniest, most exciting new technology for transportation? Well, there are plenty of nominees! We’ve got the self-driving vehicle and drones big enough to carry people. Elon Musk is getting ready to bore hyperloop tunnels. When it comes to moving humans around, the future seems to be merging with sci-fi. But from where I […]

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High-vis, low-conflict: Kampala gets its first Critical Mass cycle ride

Ugandas first ever Critical Mass is missing the air of protest normally found in Europe or the US. This may be for the best in a country where disagreement is oftens quashed with rubber bullets and tear gas City Cycling the city High-vis, low-conflict: Kampala gets its first Critical Mass cycle ride Uganda’s first ever […]

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Bradley Wiggins alerts young cyclists that Team Sky will’ ruin you’

Bradley Wiggins has advised young cyclists to steer clear of Team Sky, claiming his former employers will ruin them Bradley Wiggins has cautioned young cyclists to steer clear of Team Sky, claiming his former employers will “ruin” them. The 2012 Tour de France winner was speaking at the announcement of a new roster of riders […]

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Team Sky’s Froome and Thomas suffer a spill before Kittel wins Tour stage two

Chris Froome was caught in a accident with Geraint Thomas before Marcel Kittel won stage two of the Tour de France in Lige With eight more probable sprint stages before Paris, Sunday was probably just the beginning for Marcel Kittel but it could easily have been the end for Chris Froome or Geraint Thomas. The […]

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