Take a look at the latest cycling news feed from cyclist.co.uk

  • Omloop Het Nieuwsblad: Michael Valgren takes surprise victory
    Posted by jrobinson on 24th February 2018 at 11:52 am

    Joe Robinson 24 Feb 2018 Astana make most of numerical advantage with Valgren taking first cobbled classic of the season Michael Valgren made the most of Astana's numerical advantage in the final kilometres to take a surprise victory at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad. As one of three Astana riders in the lead group, the young Dane managed to launch himself from a […]

  • London Bike Show 2018: Best bits (gallery)
    Posted by jrobinson on 23rd February 2018 at 5:00 pm

    Joe Robinson 23 Feb 2018 From custom-painted Cannondales to vintage-look modern aero helmets; here is the best bits of the London Bike Show Cyclist has spent the day trawling up and down the aisles of the annual London Bike Show at the Excel Arena in search of the newest and coolest kit on show.While most new products are launched at major races like the Tour de France […]

  • Alice Barnes looking forward to making Canyon-SRAM debut at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad
    Posted by jackew on 23rd February 2018 at 3:17 pm

    Jack Elton-Walters 23 Feb 2018 Alice Barnes joins five Canyon-SRAM teammates at the season opening Classic Taking the step up this season, Alice Barnes has followed her sister Hannah to Canyon-SRAM and will this weekend make her debut as one of the team's six riders at Omloop Het Nieuwsblad. Joing her on the start line will be 2013 winner Tiffany Cromwell, Elena […]

  • BMC Racing reveal Greg Van Avermaet's custom Classics bike
    Posted by jackew on 23rd February 2018 at 2:38 pm

    Jack Elton-Walters 23 Feb 2018 Gold themed bike for the Olympic Champion A new @Ride_BMC for a new classics season!Check out @GregVanAvermaet’s custom #BMCTeammachine set to make its debut tomorrow at #OHN2018. #Ride_BMC pic.twitter.com/1VZDlpqe7H— BMC Racing Team (@BMCProTeam) February 23, 2018BMC Racing have previewed Greg Van Avermaet's new […]

  • One Pro to ride Aston Martin Storck bikes for 2018
    Posted by jrobinson on 23rd February 2018 at 9:20 am

    Joe Robinson 23 Feb 2018 Team also set to wear new look kit designed by the sports car brand British Continental team One Pro Cycling will ride Aston Martin-branded Storck road bikes for the 2018 season as the British car brand becomes an official partner of the team.The deal was announced yesterday alongside the team launch, and will see Storck replace […]

  • Tom Boonen returns to cycling with role at career-long rivals
    Posted by jrobinson on 22nd February 2018 at 4:13 pm

    Joe Robinson 22 Feb 2018 A role as shareholder and advisor to the Lotto-Soudal team awaits for the Spring Classics legend Tom Boonen is set to make his return to cycling less than a year after retiring as it was announced that the Belgian would joing forces with Lotto-Soudal as a shareholder and advisor to the team. The four-time Paris-Roubaix champion will […]

  • Velo South: The newest 100 mile closed road sportive to hit the UK
    Posted by jrobinson on 22nd February 2018 at 12:06 pm

    Joe Robinson 23 Feb 2018 The latest closed road sportive from Velo series will take in the rolling hills of the South Downs If you have recently missed out on the chance to ride the 2018 RideLondon 100 mile sportive worry not, as this September the Velo Series team will launch its latest sportive, a 100 mile closed road ride in the South Downs.Revealed today at […]

  • IceBike 2018: Five of the best (gallery)
    Posted by jrobinson on 22nd February 2018 at 9:43 am

    Sam Challis 22 Feb 2018 Five of the highlights from Madison’s house show to look out for this year Cyclist popped along to Madison's house event IceBike this week to see what one of the UK's largest cycling distributors had in store for 2018.Ridley, Shimano and Lazer were just three of the brands on show and below we have compiled the five items that caught our […]

  • Eroica Britannia’s new route 'the Nova' to allow modern bikes
    Posted by jackew on 22nd February 2018 at 8:01 am

    Joseph Delves 22 Feb 2018 Eroica Britannia’s newest addition allows contemporary bikes to get on course at cycling’s favorite retro fest Taking as inspiration the Strade Bianche, or white roads of Tuscany, the Eroica Britannia employs the same mix of unpaved tracks and quiet backways as its Italian forebear. Imparting a British character to proceedings the […]

  • Museeuw: 'Froome should get a one-year ban'
    Posted by jackew on 21st February 2018 at 2:44 pm

    Jack Elton-Walters 22 Feb 2018 Johan Museeuw speaks about the ongoing Chris Froome saga Many former and current professional cyclists have offered their opinion on the Chris Froome salbutamol saga, some unprompted and others only when they're asked. Fitting into the latter category is retired Classics rider and former World Champion Johan Museeuw, who opens up on […]

  • Build your wheels on a set of £7,000 hubs
    Posted by jrobinson on 21st February 2018 at 2:00 pm

    Joe Robinson 21 Feb 2018 The Gokiso Super Climber Hubs are handmade in Japan out of titanium If you are looking for the ultimate upgrade to your bike then look no further than the Gokiso Super Climber hubset that when imported into the UK retails at a cool €8,000 (approx £7,017).Handmade by the Kondo Machine Corporation in Japan, better known for its […]

  • 'Don't go to Team Sky – they'll ruin you,' Wiggins tells young team
    Posted by jrobinson on 21st February 2018 at 11:05 am

    Joe Robinson 21 Feb 2018 Wiggins makes cheeky swipe at former team at the launch of Team Wiggins On the first floor of a yoga shop on Regent Street, London, Bradley Wiggins presented his raft of 17 young Team Wiggins riders for the 2018 season. The team's aim is simple: take a group of talented under-23s and nurture their talent to help them step up to […]

  • Mark Cavendish suffers concussion in Abu Dhabi Tour crash
    Posted by jrobinson on 21st February 2018 at 10:17 am

    Joe Robinson 21 Feb 2018 Manxman crashes in neutral zone before the start of Stage 1 Mark Cavendish (Dimension Data) has abandoned the Abu Dhabi Tour after crashing in the neutralised zone of Stage 1 today. The 32-year old fell before the race officially began, appearing to land heavily on his shoulder. He was able to remount and take the official start […]

  • Tom Dumoulin showcases World Championships kit and special bike ahead of season debut
    Posted by jrobinson on 20th February 2018 at 4:16 pm

    Joe Robinson 20 Feb 2018 The Dutchman is set to start his season at the Abu Dhabi Tour before defending his Giro d'Italia title Tom Dumuolin has revealed his custom World Championships time-trial skinsuit and time-trial bike ahead of his season debut at the Abu Dhabi Tour this week.The Team Sunweb rider will wear the all-white skinsuit and ride the custom-painted […]

  • Matt Brammeier: I remember everything until I hit the car
    Posted by jrobinson on 20th February 2018 at 11:08 am

    Giles Belbin 20 Feb 2018 The Aqua Blue Sport rider explains his controversial 1x 3T Strada race bike, that crash at the Tour of Utah and why it’s all for charity Matt Brammeier is a multiple national champion of Ireland. Aged 32 and based in Girona, he rides for Aqua Blue Sport and is married to three-time British cyclocross champion Nikki Brammeier. After […]

  • Team Wiggins reveal new kit in partnership with Le Col
    Posted by jrobinson on 20th February 2018 at 9:51 am

    Joe Robinson 20 Feb 2018 Team Wiggins ends three-year partnership with Rapha with fresh new look for 2018 season Team Wiggins have revealed a redesigned kit for the 2018 season made by new kit suppliers Le Col, opting for a less understated design compared to years previous.This year's kit makes a nod to classic kits of the 1980s and 1990s with a bright blue […]

  • Omloop Het Nieuwsblad 2018: Route, riders and all you need to know
    Posted by jrobinson on 19th February 2018 at 1:07 pm

    Joe Robinson 23 Feb 2018 Key information about the 2018 Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, which takes place on Saturday 24th February Omloop Het Nieuwsblad is the first Cobbled Classic of the year and for many marks the true start of the cycling season despite races in Australia and the Middle East. Previously called Omloop Het Volk, the heritage of this one-day race gives […]

  • New section of cobbles included for 2018 Paris-Roubaix
    Posted by jrobinson on 19th February 2018 at 10:30 am

    […]

  • Qualify for the amateur World Championships at the home of Lego
    Posted by jrobinson on 16th February 2018 at 5:03 pm

    Joe Robinson 20 Feb 2018 Danish event among host of Gran Fondo qualifiers for amateur time trial and road race World Championships The location for the qualifying leg for this year's Gran Fondo road race and time-trial World Championships in Denmark has moved from Holbaek to Billund, the home of Lego.The event is set to take place on the weekend of 23rd and 24th […]

  • Win a weekend in a 4* hotel and a visit to the Canyon Experience Weekend
    Posted by jackew on 16th February 2018 at 3:44 pm

    Sponsored 16 Feb 2018 Your chance to spend the weekend looking at and riding some of the best bikes around, in spa hotel comfort Canyon is hosting a weekend of pure cycling on 24th & 25th March at Mercedes Benz World in Surrey with over 40 bikes on display including some of its 2018 road and MTB models alongside some of its most iconic historic and concept […]

  • Win a pair of Lusso bibtights worth £99
    Posted by jackew on 16th February 2018 at 1:32 pm

    BikesEtc 20 Feb 2018 Your chance to grab some new kit from Lusso In 1982, former GB Cyclist John Harrison and his wife Dorothy set out to make ‘a decent and comfortable pair of cycling shorts that didn’t cost the earth.’Thirty-six years later, Lusso – the brand the couple subsequently built – is one of the best-loved and most […]

  • A revolutionary design for cycle parking could be heading to the Old Street roundabout
    Posted by jrobinson on 16th February 2018 at 1:02 pm

    Joe Robinson 16 Feb 2018 Multi-storey cycle storage hub among ideas considered to rejuvenate neglected site A revolutionary multi-storey cycling hub is among the ideas being considered to rejuvenate the neglected Old Street roundabout in London.The design has come from CoveBurgess architects and incorporates three innovative cylindrical hubs of different heights […]

  • Marathon runner to attempt entire Tour de France route in 70 days
    Posted by jackew on 16th February 2018 at 8:36 am

    […]

  • Sir Chris Hoy and Lizzie Deignan headline London Bike Show
    Posted by jrobinson on 15th February 2018 at 4:36 pm

    Joe Robinson 15 Feb 2018 A host of names from the world of cycling including Tom Pidcock and Phillipa York set to speak across the weekend Sir Chris Hoy and Lizzie Deignan are among a host of names that will be in attendance at the 2018 London Bike Show from 23rd to 25th February.The six-time olympic gold medalist Hoy will open the show on the Friday alongside […]

  • Trek-Drops able to continue paying riders thanks to recycling programme sponsorship
    Posted by jrobinson on 15th February 2018 at 3:25 pm

    Joe Robinson 15 Feb 2018 Recycling programme continues to pay female cyclists' wages UK based professional women's cycling team Trek-Drops will continue to offer its entire roster a wage thanks to the continued support of recycling programme 'Every Can Counts'.The programme managed by the Aluminium Packaging Recycling Organisation (Alupro) will continue its […]

  • Aqua Blue Sport are selling their 2017 team bikes and they are quite the bargain
    Posted by jrobinson on 15th February 2018 at 1:32 pm

    Joe Robinson 15 Feb 2018 The Ridley bikes come with brand new Dura Ace and Enve wheels Aqua Blue Sport are selling their 2017 Ridley team bikes and they are quite the steal. Having moved over to the 3T Strada for 2018, this clear out of old bikes could be highly beneficial to any amateurs looking to get a pro set up at a good price.In total there are 15 Ridley […]

  • The Factor One aims to be 'the most aerodynamic bike ever'
    Posted by jrobinson on 15th February 2018 at 9:54 am

    Joe Robinson 15 Feb 2018 A split down tube and external fork headline this latest bike from Factor Alongside the new triathlon-specific Slick frame launched yesterday, Factor has also been busy developing its road racing machines with its latest aerodynamic Factor One.Partnering with aerodynamic experts bf1 systems - which counts Ferrari, Lamborghini and Maserati among […]

  • Factor launches triathlon version of Slick TT bike
    Posted by jrobinson on 14th February 2018 at 4:03 pm

    Joe Robinson 14 Feb 2018 A stiff and more aerodynamic frame with added triathlon accessories The Factor Slick TT bike used by the likes of AG2R La Mondiale's Romain Bardet has received an update with a new triathlon-specific frame that promises to improve both aerodynamics and stiffness.Partnering with bike fitters 51 Speedshop, the frame comes with a mono-riser […]

  • Chris Froome's Ruta del Sol power data broadcasting live
    Posted by jrobinson on 14th February 2018 at 1:20 pm

    Joe Robinson 14 Feb 2018 Velon is broadcasting live data from Ruta del Sol including returning Froome, and the numbers are impressive In Chris Froome's first race since his salbutamol case was made public, live data team Velon are broadcasting the rider's data, including his power output, from Stage 1 of the Ruta del Sol.Viewers can track the rider's speed, heart […]

  • The unseen race: Why the Tour of Oman needs to be broadcast on live TV
    Posted by jrobinson on 14th February 2018 at 1:01 pm

    Joe Robinson 14 Feb 2018 No television and no fans, can the Tour of Oman continue? Nathan Haas pipped current Paris-Roubaix and Olympic champion Greg Van Avermaet to stage victory on a tough uphill sprint. Bryan Coquard took the scalp of Mark Cavendish in a fast and furious flat finale. On Saturday, the likes of Vincenzo Nibali and Miguel Angel Lopez will […]

  • Funding increase of £11m for cycling in London, claims mayor
    Posted by jrobinson on 14th February 2018 at 12:12 pm

    Joe Robinson 14 Feb 2018 New funding stream to focus specifically on increasing walking and cycling in each London borough An extra £11.6m has been allocated by Mayor of London, Sadiq Khan, in this year's London budget to help improvements to road safety and cycling within the capital.In a press release, Khan stated that 'the extra £11.6m funding […]

  • New Tour de Yorkshire sportive jersey honours Beryl Burton
    Posted by jackew on 14th February 2018 at 11:49 am

    Jack Elton-Walters 14 Feb 2018 The Maserati Tour de Yorkshire Ride sportive has released a new jersey paying homage to Beryl Burton The Maserati Tour de Yorkshire Ride has released a new jersey for the 2018 edition of the sportive which has been designed to honour Beryl Burton. The rider, who came from Leeds where this year's sportive will start, was one of Britain's […]

  • 'There is a lot of misinformation out there' Froome speaks ahead of racing return
    Posted by jrobinson on 14th February 2018 at 11:22 am

    Joe Robinson 14 Feb 2018 Froome insists a difference between Contador clenbuterol case of 2010 Chris Froome has spoken to the cycling media for the first time since his salbutamol case stating that there is 'a lot of misinformation out there' surrounding the case and that 'people will see it from my point of view' when the issue is resolved.Speaking outside […]

  • Cyclist Track Day focus: Your chance to ride the 3T Strada
    Posted by jrobinson on 14th February 2018 at 10:30 am

    Cyclist magazine 14 Feb 2018 The most controversial and revolutionary bike of recent years will be on offer for you to ride at the Cyclist Track Days It was the most talked about bike of 2017 and has seemingly kept that title so far in 2018. That bike, of course, is the 3T Strada.The creation of Cervélo co-founder Gerard Vroomen, the Strada is a bike that […]

  • Rapha expands brand with new cycling components
    Posted by jrobinson on 13th February 2018 at 2:47 pm

    Joe Robinson 13 Feb 2018 British luxury cycling brand set to release range of saddles in late April Luxury British cycling apparel brand Rapha looks to be expanding its reach outside of what can be worn on the body with a new collection of saddles.Set to be released in late April, the collection will include two saddles, the Rapha Classic and Rapha Pro Team which […]

  • Your chance to become the virtual National Champion
    Posted by jrobinson on 13th February 2018 at 12:20 pm

    Joe Robinson 13 Feb 2018 Inaugural championships for 15 nations to take place later this month on Zwift Your dream of winning the national stripes of your country could become a reality as Zwift has announced that it will host its inaugural set of National Championships on 24th February.The online virtual cycling app will hold men's and women's races for 15 […]

  • Specialized confirms replacement forks for recalled 2018 Allez models
    Posted by jrobinson on 13th December 2017 at 7:37 pm

    Joe Robinson 16 Feb 2018 US bike brand Specialized will begin the replacement of parts as of today After executing a worldwide mass recall of its 2018 Allez, Allez Elite and Allez Sport model bikes with immediate effect, Specialized has announced that from today it will be able provide replacement forks.This comes two months after the brand recalled its most […]

  • Tour de France 2018: A return to the mythical Alpe d'Huez
    Posted by jrobinson on 9th October 2017 at 12:21 pm

    Joe Robinson 16 Feb 2018 The famous mountain returns to the Tour de France in 2018 in the second week of racing The mythical Alpe d'Huez will play host to the final alpine climb of the 2018 Tour de France as Stage 12 travels 175km from Bourg-Saint Maurice to Alpe d'Huez.After a two-year hiatus, the infamous mountain will make a return to La Grand Boucle in its […]

  • The best cycling deals UK: Best bargains this February 2018
    Posted by jcunningham on 6th January 2017 at 3:30 pm

    Cyclist magazine 13 Feb 2018 A round up of the best cycling deals in February 2018 The January sales are no longer in January. They start in December and continue well into February - perfect for picking up a treat on the cheap to beat the winter blues. Below are some of the top cycling deals this February and where to find them.From jerseys to bikes, we've […]

  • Tour de France 2018: Route, start list, wildcard teams and all you need to know
    Posted by jcunningham on 13th October 2016 at 10:53 am

    Cyclist magazine 14 Feb 2018 Complete guide to the 2018 Tour de France including the full route and all 22 teams The 2018 Tour de France route was announced live on Tuesday 17th October in the Palais des Congres, Paris. The 105th edition of the Tour de France is set to take place from Saturday 7th to Sunday 29th July 2018 with a Grand Depart in the Vendee and the […]

Disclaimer: None of the companies, organisations, websites or news feeds featured in the ‘Velo Hub’ either endorse or are affiliated with Velo Workout. These news feeds are included as relevant news to the sport and love of cycling.  Please note that any views or opinions presented in these news feeds are solely those of the original author and do not necessarily represent those of Velo Workout. For further reading or relevant information please visit each respective website link included at the top of the page.