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Bike ride celebrates cycling in Dallas - FOX 4 News

Sat Nov 4 2017 10:36am

Bike ride celebrates cycling in Dallas
FOX 4 News
The first-ever Dallas Bike Ride was held Saturday morning and was followed by a festival at City Hall Plaza on Marilla Street. The 20-mile recreational ride was held to encourage an active lifestyle and healthy hobbies like cycling. The festival after ...

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Cycling - Vaughters wants guaranteed Tour spots for team franchises - euronews

Sat Nov 4 2017 8:24am

road.cc

Cycling - Vaughters wants guaranteed Tour spots for team franchises
euronews
By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) – World Tour cycling teams should become franchises with guaranteed entry into the sport's top races to avoid financial meltdowns, according to Cannondale EF Education First-Drapac chief Jonathan Vaughters.
Blazin' Saddles: Jonathan Vaughters praises 'maverick' Rigoberto Uran at new kit launchEurosport.com

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Cycling activists create protected lane with their bodies near Ferry Building - SFGate

Fri Nov 3 2017 9:34pm

SFGate

Cycling activists create protected lane with their bodies near Ferry Building
SFGate
A cadre of activists pushing for the expansion of protected bike lanes in San Francisco took to the streets again Wednesday night, using their bodies to form a barrier between cyclists and the bustling traffic along the Embarcadero. Among the group of ...

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Bed and breakfast caters to Mammoth Cave tourists, cyclists - Bowling Green Daily News

Fri Nov 3 2017 6:20pm

Bowling Green Daily News

Bed and breakfast caters to Mammoth Cave tourists, cyclists
Bowling Green Daily News
While many of the people who visit Serenity Hill come to the area to see Mammoth Cave, the bed and breakfast also sees a bit of traffic from cyclists looking for a place to stay during long routes. The bed and breakfast is listed on warmshowers.com, a ...

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Commentary: When to trust cycling - VeloNews

Fri Nov 3 2017 5:03pm

VeloNews

Commentary: When to trust cycling
VeloNews
There have been several great essays written this week about why we cyclists are immune to the impact of this terrorist act. After all, we're accustomed to death and tragedy. Every few days our social media feeds beam news of another car-related ...

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Photos may show Tampa cycling shop burglars - FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Fri Nov 3 2017 4:36pm

FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay

Photos may show Tampa cycling shop burglars
FOX 13 News, Tampa Bay
TAMPA (FOX 13) - Police are still searching for two men in a burglary at the SoHo Cycling shop in Tampa. They stole about $20,000 worth of electronics and merchandise. Detectives do have a clue in this case, though. They say the two suspects were ...

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In Illinois, cyclists have same rights as drivers - Chicago Daily Herald

Fri Nov 3 2017 3:44pm

In Illinois, cyclists have same rights as drivers
Chicago Daily Herald
How good is your knowledge of laws protecting pedestrians and cyclists? Here's a recap of some new and old rules you might not know. • Drivers must stop for pedestrians in crosswalks, even if there are no stop signs or traffic lights. That law was ...

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Tour the Gem: Proposed pedaling event could generate millions - Dayton Daily News

Fri Nov 3 2017 3:40pm

Dayton Daily News

Tour the Gem: Proposed pedaling event could generate millions
Dayton Daily News
The route would not extend north very much to avoid interfering with the Tour de Donut, a decades-old bike ride and donut-eating event that attracts thousands of cyclists and has moved to Troy from Darke County, said Gerry Chadwick, a Rotary Club member.

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Are Britain's roads getting more dangerous for cyclists? What can be done about it? - Cycling Weekly

Fri Nov 3 2017 10:46am

Cycling Weekly

Are Britain's roads getting more dangerous for cyclists? What can be done about it?
Cycling Weekly
The lack of consistently safe infrastructure for cyclists across Britain is one concern. We recently asked Cycling Weekly readers what they thought about current road safety for cyclists, and present a selection of their answers in association with B'Twin.

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Zwift: the story behind the indoor cycling phenomenon - Telegraph.co.uk

Fri Nov 3 2017 6:05am

Telegraph.co.uk

Zwift: the story behind the indoor cycling phenomenon
Telegraph.co.uk
Steve Beckett: “We want to be careful because a lot of cyclists – and our average user age is 38 – are playing their first computer game in 20 years. So we want enough reality to attract people to Zwift but once they get into it they get really hooked ...

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Tramadol could provide performance enhancement for cyclists, study finds - Cycling Weekly

Fri Nov 3 2017 2:18am

Cycling Weekly

Tramadol could provide performance enhancement for cyclists, study finds
Cycling Weekly
Tramadol, the controversial painkiller allegedly used by some professional cyclists and blamed for causing crashes in the past, has been found to improve cycling performance under certain conditions, according to a research paper. The paper, from ...

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New bike lane signals change for cyclists in Lake Charles - KPLC-TV

Thu Nov 2 2017 5:24pm

New bike lane signals change for cyclists in Lake Charles
KPLC-TV
The cycling community is happy about these first steps. Sarah Dean, manager of the Bicycle Superstore and also a proponent of Complete Streets, says she's excited. "It's only going to open up future projects, so seeing those roads that already have the ...

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Simon Cowell begins cycling to work for new get-fit lifestyle after 'terrifying' fall down stairs (on an electric bike) - The Sun

Thu Nov 2 2017 4:31pm

The Sun

Simon Cowell begins cycling to work for new get-fit lifestyle after 'terrifying' fall down stairs (on an electric bike)
The Sun
Simon cycling through the streets of LA. BackGrid. 9. High roller . . . Simon cycling through the streets of LA. A source said he bought two 28mph battery-powered bikes worth more than £2,000 each for his London home and another for his Los Angeles pad.

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Terrorists don't scare city cyclists. We already have to deal with cars ... - Washington Post

Thu Nov 2 2017 11:58am

Washington Post

Terrorists don't scare city cyclists. We already have to deal with cars ...
Washington Post
After Tuesday's terrorist attack in New York City, in which police say Sayfullo Saipov steered a truck onto our most popular bike path and killed eight people ...

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It's official: Cycling to work will help you lose weight as effectively as going to the gym - Cycling Weekly

Thu Nov 2 2017 7:23am

Cycling Weekly

It's official: Cycling to work will help you lose weight as effectively as going to the gym
Cycling Weekly
In news that will come as no surprise to cyclists around the world, academics have found that cycling to work is as effective a method for losing weight as regular trips to the gym. The research, which was carried out at the University of Copenhagen ...
Cycling to work makes you as slim as the gym: Pedalling to the office burns off as many calories as regular sessionsDaily Mail
Don't get time to hit the gym? Cycling to work can be a good workoutHindustan Times
No time to work out in a 9-5 job? This exercise is more effective than hitting the gymEconomic Times

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Footage shows Argentinian victims cycling shortly before New York attack - video - The Guardian

Thu Nov 2 2017 4:27am

The Guardian

Footage shows Argentinian victims cycling shortly before New York attack - video
The Guardian
Footage taken by one of the survivors of the New York attack - Ariel Benvenuto - shows the group of friends enjoying a ride on the bike path near the World Trade Center complex on Tuesday shortly before the attack. The five victims were among eight ...

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Six things we learned at cycling's Six Day London - The Guardian (blog)

Thu Nov 2 2017 3:31am

The Guardian (blog)

Six things we learned at cycling's Six Day London
The Guardian (blog)
Their job is to ride a motorised bike – the derny – around the track, creating a slipstream for the cyclists to follow so they can build up speed for dramatic flying laps. Often the butt of jokes due to the distinctive way they sit astride their derny ...

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Bike shop: Cyclists need to be alert all the time - WHIO

Wed Nov 1 2017 10:11pm

WHIO

Bike shop: Cyclists need to be alert all the time
WHIO
The real danger to cyclists here are people wearing earbuds, Bell said. The music and wind noises can make it difficult to hear their surroundings, whether on a bike path or a bike lane on a busy street. “I think everyone needs to be aware around each ...

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Major plan for Linear Park could separate cyclists and walkers - The Advertiser

Wed Nov 1 2017 9:11pm

The Advertiser

Major plan for Linear Park could separate cyclists and walkers
The Advertiser
“This valuable transport and recreation corridor is a terrific success story, sending a clear message to local councils that when they invest in high quality separated cycling infrastructure, it delivers greater flexibility in people's transport ...

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Cycling, Celebrating and Enjoying the City — All in a Driver's Sights - New York Times

Wed Nov 1 2017 7:40pm

New York Times

Cycling, Celebrating and Enjoying the City — All in a Driver's Sights
New York Times
A mother of two from Belgium who had come to New York with her mother and two sisters. A young computer scientist from Manhattan. A financial worker from New Jersey. And 10 Argentine men in New York to celebrate their 30th high school reunion.

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