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Trek-Segafredo announce partnership with SRAM

Trek-Segafredo have announced a long-term agreement with bicycle component manufacturer SRAM. The new partnership was presented during Trek-Segafredo’s Sponsor Summit - a yearly meeting between the principal partners – at the team’s December camp held in Siracusa, Sicily. SRAM® was founded in Chicago, Illinois, in September 1987, with the invention of its first product, Grip Shift®. Throughout its 31-year...

Irish tandem pair wins silver at first para-cycling at Track World Cup

Martin Gordon and pilot Eamonn Byrne have won Silver in Tandem B Sprint at the UCI Track World Cup in London. Gordon, a visually-impaired athlete, set a new National Record for the eighth time in 13 months when riding 10.313 in the flying 200m during qualifying, a time second only to World Champion Neil Fachie and pilot Matt Rotherham...

Deceuninck – Quick-Step unveil 2019 jersey

Deceuninck – Quick-Step have unveiled their new kit for the 2019 season. The new kit, designed and manufactured by leading sportswear brand and long-time partner Vermarc, consists of the team’s traditional blue and white colours, while incorporating the logos of the team’s new title sponsor – Deceuninck, leading designer and manufacturer of window profile systems – as well as that...

McLaren to become joint venture partner in Bahrain Merida Pro Cycling Team

McLaren Group has announced today that it is to become a 50 percent joint venture partner in Team Bahrain Merida, the UCI WorldTour team with a long-term vision to participate at the top level of the sport. The partnership will be in three key areas: technical collaboration, human high performance and marketing and commercial services, delivered through McLaren Applied...

Sky to end involvement in cycling after 2019

Sky has announced that 2019 will be the final year of its involvement in cycling, drawing to a close an association with cycling spanning more than a decade. The decision will bring to a conclusion Sky’s ownership and sponsorship of Team Sky, which will continue to race under a different name if a...

Peter Sagan to ride Liège–Bastogne–Liège

Former UCI World Road Race Champion Peter Sagan (Bora-hansgrohe) has announced that he will ride a full Spring Classics campaign, including Amstel Gold Race and Liège–Bastogne–Liège. It will be the first time for him to race La Doyenne. Sagan's first Monument of the season will be Milan-San Remo where he has finished twice on two occasions (2013 and 2017). After...

Driver collides with car after telling cyclist he can drive safely while using mobile phone (VIDEO)

A video has been posted on YouTube which shows a motorist rear ending a car shortly after telling a cyclist he was safe using a mobile phone whilst driving. The video was recorded by Dr. Dave Brennan on the road between Bearsden and Glasgow, and Mr. Brennan tried to persuade the motorist to stop using his phone after spotting him...

Quick-Step Floors ready for first training camp

The riders and staff of Quick-Step Floors are heading to Costa Blanca next week for the first training camp ahead of the 2019 season, the 17th in the history of the team, which comes after a stellar year where the team took 73 UCI victories and the WorldTour Team Classification. “The first camp is our biggest that we do, because...

Route for 2019 Tour de Yorkshire Announced

The full routes for the 2019 Tour de Yorkshire and Asda Tour de Yorkshire Women’s Race have been unveiled at Leeds Civic Hall. Welcome to Yorkshire Chief Executive Gary Verity led a packed press conference on Friday morning with the Amaury Sport Organisation’s Tour de France Director Christian Prudhomme. British champion Connor Swift, Commonwealth Games gold medallist Charlie Tanfield and...

Matthew Teggart and Harry Sweeny to ride for new Irish UCI Continental team

The names of the first two riders who will race for the new Irish UCI Continental team, EvoPro Racing Cycling, have been announced. Australia's Harry Sweeny and Ireland's Matthew Teggart are the first of fourteen riders representing 10 nationalities who will race for the new team next season. 20 year-old Sweeny raced for Australian UCI Continental team Mitchelton - BikeExchange for...

Mark Renshaw to miss season start after fracturing pelvis

Mark Renshaw (Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka) will miss the start of the season after sustaining an injury in a collision with a motor vehicle while training in his hometown of Bathurst. Dr. Helge Riepenhoff, Head of Medical, confirmed the extent of the injury: “Mark has a fracture of his left pelvis. Unfortunately it will take at least 3-4 months...

Autobus Pop-up Shop – Showcasing Northern Ireland Cycling Brands Set to Open

The Autobus Cycling Collective are holding their launch event - a pop-up cycling store showcasing the best cycling products from Northern Ireland. Autobus Cycling Collective is an incentive by Victory Chimp, Galiber and Donard to showcase the fantastic range of cycling products made by local independent companies. Myles McCorry, Director of Textiles and creator of the Famous Mistral Jacket at...