Hugo Houle donates Flanders prize to rehabilitation center

Hugo Houle donates Flanders prize to rehabilitation center

Hugo Houle has had a consistent if unremarkable Classics season in 2019. On Sunday at De Ronde van Vlaanderen he had his best ride to date. Houle’s job was to go on the attack for Astana Pro Cycling who lacked a five-star race favourite in the 270-km race defined by the cobbled climbs of the […]

Waimate cycling fanatic reveals toll of Tour de France challenge

Waimate cycling fanatic reveals toll of Tour de France challenge

JOHN BISSET/STUFF Steve Fish cycled the 2018 Tour de France route to raise money and awareness for the Mental Health Foundation of New Zealand. Waimate cycling fanatic Steve Fish admits there was an emotional cost to a seven-month challenge to ride the Tour de France course that became a bit of an obsession. The 50-year-old […]

How To Wear Cycling Shorts

How To Wear Cycling Shorts

How positive is your relationship with your thighs? I only ask because, this spring, it might need a little therapy – thigh-rapy, if you will – in preparation for the new short shape. Don’t shoot the (bike) messenger but it’s: cycling shorts. The 12 Definitive Trends Of Spring/Summer 2019 The spring/summer 2019 shows contained enough […]

Two-thirds of drivers think cyclists are inconsiderate

Two-thirds of drivers think cyclists are inconsiderate

Two-thirds of motorists in the UK think cyclists are inconsiderate road users, according to a recent study. An AA Charitable Trust survey of almost 21,000 drivers found that 66 percent thought those on two wheels lacked consideration for others on the road. Over-65s were the most likely to hold that opinion, with 69 percent claiming […]

Female cyclist pushed off saddle by man on motorbike

Female cyclist pushed off saddle by man on motorbike

A woman was pushed from her bike by a passing motorcycle driver, say police. The rider was cycling along St Ives Road, near Somersham on Sunday morning (March 24), when she was shoved from the saddle. It is believed the road was clear from other traffic at the time. In an online statement Cambridgeshire police […]