Cyclist unconscious for four days after being attacked by boy, 12

Cyclist unconscious for four days after being attacked by boy, 12

Richard Smart was struck with a plastic pole and punched and kicked in the face during the savage attack (Picture: Vagner Vidal/Hyde News & Pictures Ltd/Getty Images) A middle-aged cyclist suffered a heart attack and was unconscious for four days after he was battered by a 12-year-old boy who performed a ‘flying kick’ on him, […]

Ask Oli: Adrian Alphonso clearing paths for cycling in Winnipeg

Ask Oli: Adrian Alphonso clearing paths for cycling in Winnipeg

I used to rip the trails along Winnipeg’s Assiniboine riverbank parallel to Churchill drive every week. At thirteen, I remember seeing wooden ladders and gap jumps that only someone crazy would ride. I’d opt for the smooth ‘B’-line, and bypass the features on my cross bike. I assumed these trails had always been there and […]

Uber Eats Delivery Rider Filmed Cycling Through Sydney …

Uber Eats Delivery Rider Filmed Cycling Through Sydney …

A food delivery rider has been filmed cycling on a motorway that appears to be Sydney’s M5 tunnel. Footage of the cyclist hugging the side of the left-hand lane while cars veered to avoid him was posted to TikTok. It’s the latest example of food delivery drivers putting themselves in danger, either through ignorance or […]

On your bike: Amsterdam to encourage cycling and public transport

On your bike: Amsterdam to encourage cycling and public transport

Shared bike schemes will be extended. Photo: N. van der Pas Amsterdam’s city administration has unveiled a string of plans to cut car use in the city centre and to boost cycling and public transport. The city’s left-leaning, green coalition said earlier it planned to cut the number of parking spaces within the ring road […]