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A knee-jerk 'dangerous cycling' law isn't the solution to Britain's road problems - Cycling Weekly

Sat Sep 23 2017 6:24am

Cycling Weekly

A knee-jerk 'dangerous cycling' law isn't the solution to Britain's road problems
Cycling Weekly
Twenty-year-old Alliston was originally charged with manslaughter, but was acquitted before being convicted of wanton and furious cycling, an offence included in Offences Against The Person Act, first enacted in 1861. While the legislation is old, the ...
Will there be a new 'dangerous cycling law?'Gloucestershire Live

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Neighbors Frustrated As Wiggle Construction Drives Cyclists Onto Sidewalks - Hoodline

Sat Sep 23 2017 12:15am

Hoodline

Neighbors Frustrated As Wiggle Construction Drives Cyclists Onto Sidewalks
Hoodline
As construction on the Wiggle Neighborhood Green Corridor improvements—a concept initiated four years ago and finally in progress this summer—is underway, some neighbors are upset that the work is driving cyclists onto the sidewalks. The area around ...

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How China's Top Cycling App Plans To Enter US Market Via A Cycling Computer - Forbes

Fri Sep 22 2017 5:14pm

Forbes

How China's Top Cycling App Plans To Enter US Market Via A Cycling Computer
Forbes
Once a symbol of the working class in the Mao-era China, the bicycle suffered a decade of decline as the country's economy grew and citizens moved to cars, but in recent years the bicycle has seen a renaissance with the country's tech-savvy ...

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Why Cycling is the Best Way to Lose Weight - Bicycling

Fri Sep 22 2017 3:45pm

Bicycling

Why Cycling is the Best Way to Lose Weight
Bicycling
Having worked as a certified fitness trainer for 21 years, I've long since come to the conclusion that if you're looking for the best exercise to shed a few pounds—and keep them off—nothing beats cycling. Over the years, I've seen clients shed half ...

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Cycling: France's Cosnefroy claims Under-23 gold at world championships - Reuters

Fri Sep 22 2017 1:27pm

Reuters

Cycling: France's Cosnefroy claims Under-23 gold at world championships
Reuters
BERGEN, Norway (Reuters) - France's Benoit Cosnefroy won the Under-23 road race at the cycling world championships on Friday after jumping away from the pack late on the demanding 191-km course. Cosnefroy powered away from the main pack nine ...
Frenchman Cosnefroy wins U-23 world cycling titleEmirates 24|7
Top ten finishes for Wood and Georgi at UCI Road World ChampionshipsBritish Cycling
Frenchman Benoît Cosnefroy wins under-23 men's road race world title; Brit Wood fourthCycling Weekly

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These Road Cycling Shoes Are Fast, Comfortable, and Gorgeous - Bicycling

Fri Sep 22 2017 12:16pm

Bicycling

These Road Cycling Shoes Are Fast, Comfortable, and Gorgeous
Bicycling
Before I even knew if the Fi'zi:k R1B Uomos would be fast or comfortable (or both), I wanted them in my life. With their smooth upper and zig-zagging lace, the shoes just ooze sexiness. Turns out, part of what makes them so exquisite is tied to the ...

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Cyclists are rude, abusive and uncivil – but they do deserve more protection on our roads - The Independent

Fri Sep 22 2017 11:23am

The Independent

Cyclists are rude, abusive and uncivil – but they do deserve more protection on our roads
The Independent
Cycling, like Nicola Sturgeon, is a sacrosanct subject that produces furious reactions. Last year, when I dared to suggest that not all cyclists were considerate road users, that many pedestrians feel threatened by aggressive riders and that the ...

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New UCI boss Lappartient calls on organizers, TV to boost women's cycling - VeloNews

Fri Sep 22 2017 9:35am

VeloNews

New UCI boss Lappartient calls on organizers, TV to boost women's cycling
VeloNews
BERGEN, Norway (AFP) — Newly elected UCI president David Lappartient called on race organizers and television companies to give more attention to women's cycling after he was voted in on Thursday. Lappartient beat incumbent Brian Cookson by a ...
Cycling: Lappartient unseats Cookson as global cycling chiefReuters
David Lappartient reaps wind of change blowing through cycling ...The Guardian (blog)
Brian Cookson loses UCI presidential election to David LappartientEurosport.com
Cycling Weekly -Insidethegames.biz (blog) -The Times
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Older Dutch cyclists warned after rise in electric bike deaths - The Guardian

Fri Sep 22 2017 7:19am

The Guardian

Older Dutch cyclists warned after rise in electric bike deaths
The Guardian
Van Hasselt added that bike paths in the Netherlands, where cycling is a popular pastime, were becoming busier and the variety of cycles using them was a complication. Last year 629 people died in road accidents in the Netherlands, according to ...

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After a deadly summer, Spartanburg cyclists launch safety campaign - Spartanburg Herald Journal

Fri Sep 22 2017 5:06am

Spartanburg Herald Journal

After a deadly summer, Spartanburg cyclists launch safety campaign
Spartanburg Herald Journal
Three Spartanburg County cyclists were killed this summer, prompting the cycling community to look for ways to improve highway safety. The Spartanburg Freewheelers cycling club has launched a billboard campaign, held events and equipped cyclists with ...

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Local cyclists on northern Michigan ride - Midland Daily News

Fri Sep 22 2017 1:52am

Local cyclists on northern Michigan ride
Midland Daily News
Most of the riders are friends who share an interest in cycling and camaraderie, say trip organizers. "We are all excited about the ride," said Bay City's June Feeney, whose husband Gary expected to be among the riders. "Many of our riders wouldn't do ...

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Davis hosts international cyclists to improve bikeways - KCRA.com - KCRA Sacramento

Thu Sep 21 2017 10:17pm

KCRA Sacramento

Davis hosts international cyclists to improve bikeways - KCRA.com
KCRA Sacramento
A sliver of Americans choose bicycles as their mode of transportation. Only about 1 percent of work or leisure trips in the U.S. are taken by bicycle compared with ...

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Norwegian police level cycling fan who got too close to rider at ... - Washington Post

Thu Sep 21 2017 1:09pm

Washington Post

Norwegian police level cycling fan who got too close to rider at ...
Washington Post
Cycling fans at the UCI Road World Championships in Bergen, Norway, beware. Police officers charged with overseeing the race appear to have a ...
Watch: Police shove fan off road as he chases Tony Martin during ...Cycling Weekly

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Should cyclists have to take a riding test? - BBC News

Thu Sep 21 2017 10:43am

BBC News

Should cyclists have to take a riding test?
BBC News
A new offence of "death by dangerous cycling" could be introduced as part of a review into cycle safety. So should cyclists also have to take a test before riding on UK roads? Transport Minister Jesse Norman said it was "only right" to consider ...
Urgent review will look at introducing new road laws for cyclistsThe Guardian
British cycling safety laws under 'urgent' government review after series of deathsThe Independent

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How to start cycling to work - Metro

Wed Sep 13 2017 12:01pm

Metro

How to start cycling to work
Metro
I really like cycling. I get made fun of for cycling. But I would rather cycle 10 miles to work than get the tube because I hate human beings and also public transport is expensive. Plus, I get my exercise out of the way on my commute – it couldn't ...

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Driver who ploughed into cyclists after spraying them with windscreen wash is jailed - The Independent

Wed Sep 13 2017 11:06am

The Independent

Driver who ploughed into cyclists after spraying them with windscreen wash is jailed
The Independent
... a dozen cyclists, which included two 12-year-old boys, as they were riding two abreast down a country road at Coton in the Clay, near Tutbury in Staffordshire. The 50-year-old repeatedly honked his horn at the cycling club, the CC Giro from Sutton ...
16-week sentence for driver who 'used vehicle as weapon' and swerved into cycling club runCycling Weekly

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Cycling Australia forced into backflip as Chloe Hosking and Rachel Neylan win appeal - ABC Online

Wed Sep 13 2017 6:12am

ABC Online

Cycling Australia forced into backflip as Chloe Hosking and Rachel Neylan win appeal
ABC Online
Cycling Australia looks set to take an embarrassing backflip in relation to the selection of the women's road cycling team for the upcoming world championships in Norway. An appeal lodged by cyclists Chloe Hosking and Rachel Neylan was deemed ...
Cycling Australia selectors told to reconsider women's Road Worlds teamCyclingTips
Cycling appeals allowed ahead of worldsSBS

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Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff borrowed Team Sky cycling ... - Business Insider

Tue Sep 12 2017 5:06pm

Business Insider

Falcons GM Thomas Dimitroff borrowed Team Sky cycling ...
Business Insider
The Atlanta Falcons are attempting to overcome a brutal Super Bowl collapse and once again contend for a championship. To do so, they may lean on a key ...

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Sensors tally cyclists, walkers and runners on Napa Valley Vine Trail - Napa Valley Register

Tue Sep 12 2017 5:03pm

Napa Valley Register

Sensors tally cyclists, walkers and runners on Napa Valley Vine Trail
Napa Valley Register
Trinity Talbott, left, a program coordinator with the Napa County Office of Education, leads a group of Shearer Elementary School students along the Napa Valley Vine Trail last January. A user survey says the trail between Third Street and Imola Avenue ...

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Alberto Contador Was One Of Cycling's Last Cowboys - Deadspin

Tue Sep 12 2017 3:20pm

Deadspin

Alberto Contador Was One Of Cycling's Last Cowboys
Deadspin
The 34-year-old Spaniard could have gouged minutes from Chris Froome and everyone on the Alto de l'Angliru and left the Vuelta a España with the overall win and one last red jersey. But expecting that feat or even wanting it from Contador would have ...
Can Chris Froome now be considered one of cycling's greatest ever?RoadCyclingUK
British Cycling confirms Great Britain Cycling Team for UCI Road World ChampionshipsBritish Cycling
Froome back on the road for World ChampionshipsEurosport.com
New Straits Times Online -BBC Sport -The Star Online
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