Cycling: Team Sky's Thomas and Froome to skip Vuelta for Tour of Britain

Cycling: Team Sky's Thomas and Froome to skip Vuelta for Tour of Britain

(Reuters) – Tour de France winner Geraint Thomas and Chris Froome will line up at next month’s Tour of Britain rather than the final Grand Tour of the season, the Vuelta a Espana, Team Sky said on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Team Sky rider Geraint Thomas and British compatriot Chris Froome in Paris, France, July 29, […]

Rwanda's hilly competitive cycling is as much about national pride as it is sport

Rwanda's hilly competitive cycling is as much about national pride as it is sport

It’s been 30 years since Rwanda’s pre-eminent cycling event first began. In the intervening years, the Tour du Rwanda has faced numerous challenges, key among them getting canceled for almost decade in the 1990s as the nation’s political situation deteriorated. But since 2001, the annual cycling event has taken place consistently, drawing fans worldwide, producing elite cyclists, and […]

The Year's 16 Best Men's and Women's Cycling Shoes

The Year's 16 Best Men's and Women's Cycling Shoes

Sleek Enduro Bontrager TarioA higher cut on this women’s mountain shoe offers more protection.$180 | Trek Buy Now Fits B to D+ Feet Mavic Crossmax Elite This men’s mountain shoe has a wider heel cup than most in its category.$370 | Backcountry Buy Now Stiff and Sticky 5.10 Freerider Pro This flat kick sticks to […]

Geraint Thomas swaps yellow jersey for red at Arsenal

Geraint Thomas swaps yellow jersey for red at Arsenal

Last Updated: 12/08/18 5:02pm 1:02 Geraint Thomas was at the Emirates Stadium to watch Arsenal take on Man City Geraint Thomas was at the Emirates Stadium to watch Arsenal take on Man City Tour de France champion Geraint Thomas swapped his yellow jersey for an Arsenal shirt ahead of the visit of Manchester City at […]

These roads will be shut today for Let's Ride Leicester cycling festival

These roads will be shut today for Let's Ride Leicester cycling festival

An “action packed” festival of cycling is coming to Leicester this weekend when Let’s Ride Leicester hits the streets of the city. People will get the chance to meet professional cyclists and join thousands of others on a mass bike ride around traffic free roads during the free event, which will include a race featuring […]