Cycling can boost weight loss, reduce air pollution levels | fitness

Cycling can boost weight loss, reduce air pollution levels | fitness

In times of severe air pollution, cycling to work may seem like a good move to protect the environment. But it’s not the only benefit to it. A new study done by Hasselt University in Belgium and Imperial College London found that cycling can also reduce obesity in an urban population. The study, published in […]

Bristol among top five most dangerous places for cyclists

Bristol among top five most dangerous places for cyclists

Bristol has emerged as one of the UK’s most dangerous cities for cyclists, according to police data. In the Avon and Somerset region cyclists are more likely to be hit by cars than most other areas, the figures reveal. In 2017, local police attended nearly twice the national average of incidents where a cyclist had […]

Champagne Castelnau takes inspiration from cycling for NV bottles

Champagne Castelnau takes inspiration from cycling for NV bottles

6th July, 2018 by Edith Hancock Champagne Castelnau has launched a 2018 special edition cycling-inspired design for its Brut Réserve NV and Brut Réserve Rosé NV bottles. The modern, bike tyre-track design was used to mark the brand’s continued, seven-year partnership with Tour de France organiser the Amaury Sport Organisation. This is the seventh full […]

How to miss the break at a sportive

How to miss the break at a sportive

I never knew it was possible to ‘miss the break’ at a sportive, but 15km deep into a loop around a lake in Italy it was becoming apparent that it’s entirely achievable, if that sportive is more accurately referred to as a Gran Fondo. Cursing my prior bemusement at the stoney faced Italians ‘warming up’ […]

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