February 2014

Tour of Oman 2014

Froome Wins Tour of Oman

Team Sky’s Chris Froome has kick-started his 2014 season in magnificent style with a second successive win at the Tour of Oman. The 2013 Tour de France winner took the lead on Saturday’s penultimate stage with a summit finish and did more than enough on the final day – finishing
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Squires and Spires Cyclosportive

Squires and Spires Cyclosportive – May 4

The Squires and Spires Cyclosportive takes place on May 4, through the rolling Northamptonshire countryside; it runs through many beautiful history-steeped villages, passed ancient churches and through areas famous from English Civil War history. With two routes available – The
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Sportive and Cycling Challenges

Whether for the personal glory and the pushing of boundaries or for the noble act of charity fundraising, taking on your first major sportive or organised cycling challenge can be a daunting prospect, but with a little preparation and a common sense approach there’s nothing to
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How to Replace Brake Cables

Replacing your bike’s brake cables might seem like one of those jobs that gets put off almost indefinitely – or at least until they snaps in situ and the headache of removal begins. But worn cables can cause considerable on-going strain (ultimately costly damage) to the internal
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Giant Bikes to Partner Racetime Events for 2014

Racetime Events, a Leicestershire-based multisport events company, who have their own high performance Race Team, have announced that they have a new bike partner, and will be supported by Giant Bikes this year. The partnership will see the majority of the team riding the Giant
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Norfolk Cycle Show

Graeme Obree Stars at Norfolk Cycle Show

The Norfolk Cycle Show is back for its second year on Sunday April 6 with another fantastic line-up of events and a charity cycle ride for good measure. The Flying Scotsman, Graeme Obree, who twice broke the world hour record (in July 1993 and April 1994) and was crowned
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kirsten wild

Wild Rules at Ladies Tour of Qatar

Dutch rider Kirsten Wild of Team Giant-Shimano is known for both her power and sprint prowess, both of which she demonstrated today by winning the opening stage of the Ladies Tour of Qatar and the leaders jersey. Having won the overall event last year, her first with the team,
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Boot Out Breast Cancer Cycling Team

Compressport Support Boot Out Breast Cancer Cycling Team

Compressport have announced a partnership with Pearl Izumi Boot Out Breast Cancer Cycling Team. The team includes multiple Paralympics gold medal winner Dame Sarah Storey and eight other female riders who are already national and European champions on the track, road and time
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