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Cyclists paid to ride to work!

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Cyclists in France are being paid to cycle to work in hopes it will lure people away from jumping in the car. Riders are said to be paid 25 cents per km ridden. A cyclist could  earn up to €50 a month if they cycle a minuscule  journey of 10 kilometres in a day! So far 19 companies, making up ... Read More »

Wiggo to support Froome in Tour De France.

Wiggo dons gold jersey in California (Image http://i.telegraph.co.uk/multimedia/archive/02910/wiggins_2910675b.jpg)

Bradley Wiggins is apparently  on Sky’s list to compete in the Tour de France. According to Team Sky’s director Kurt-Asle Arvesen, “…if Wiggins is selected, he will be working for defending champion Chris Froome.” “Bradley is definitely back in good form,” Arvesen said. “Most of the guys on our team want to be apart of the Tour team. Bradley, won ... Read More »

Giro D’Italia results so far.

Team Garmin Sharp having a fall during the TTT.

Today is the first rest day of the Giro, and we’ve had some exciting stages so far. Stage 1. The first stage was a 21.7km Team Time Trial in Belfast. Team Garmin Sharp got into a bit of trouble during their run when Dan Martin’s wheels slid from under him when riding over a drain cover made greasy by the rain ... Read More »

Wiggins to front team SKY for Tour of California

Sir Bradley Wiggins in California

(image from www.skysports.com)

The tour of California starts in a few days, and the organisers have just released the provisional start list. A huge array of names are on there, including Sir Bradley Wiggins and the chiselled whippet himself Mark Cavendish. The tour of Cali is a 8 stage race in America. It features a 20km TT, some gruelling climbs and some serious ... Read More »