American women’s cycling team punished for deception attempt to enter race in Belgium

AIGLE, Switzerland — American women’s cycling team Cynisca was punished by the sport’s governing body Monday for trying to enter an international race by deceiving organizers. The International Cycling Union said a team official told a mechanic “to wear a rider’s clothes and a face mask” and pretend to be feeling ill so the team … Read more

Olympian Melissa Hoskins remembered as woman who had ‘courage to lead a nation’ at Adelaide memorial

Olympian Melissa Hoskins, who was killed in a car crash at the end of last year, has been remembered as a champion cyclist as well as a “one of a kind” mother and friend at a memorial held at Adelaide Town Hall. Hundreds gathered at the event, held on what would have been Hoskins 33rd … Read more

You’re (Thinking About) Steering Your Motorcycle Wrong

If you’ve ever ridden a bike — whether bicycle or motorcycle — you understand how they work: Steering happens in the front, where you turn the handlebars, and the rest of the bike follows as it leans (at least, most bikes do.) Most of us have taken it for granted since we were kids. There’s … Read more

‘Drive to Survive’ Teaser Shows There’s More To F1 Than Max Verstappen Winning Everything

The start of the Formula 1 season is less than a month away. While the championship prepares itself for another year of Max Verstappen dominance, Netflix is nearly ready to premiere another season of its wildly popular docuseries “Drive to Survive.” The 48-season teaser trailer released today didn’t feature the Dutch world champion in a … Read more

‘I’ve got MS – cycling 10,000 miles has helped beat my pain’

Her exhausted muscles ached as Lis van Lynden pedalled across the Peace Bridge in Londonderry at the end of a remarkable journey. The 51-year-old had spent seven months of 2022 cycling the length and breadth of Great Britain, allowing herself just a short break before riding the coast of Ireland last year. Her feat is … Read more

Thrilling photo finish decides Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race as Laurence Pithie wins

New Zealander Laurence Pithie has timed his sprint perfectly to win the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race. The Groupama-FDJ cyclist won the reduced bunch sprint in a photo finish on Sunday at Geelong for his first WorldTour victory. Pithie had to wait for a couple of minutes at the finish before his win was … Read more

Streaming this week on 7plus: Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race, NFL, motorsport and more

The world’s best cyclists arrive in Victoria for another edition of the Cadel Evans Great Ocean Road Race. Fresh from claiming wins at last week’s Tour Down Under, Great Britain’s Stephen Williams and Aussie Sarah Gigante will tackle the gruelling Great Ocean Road course. Both the elite women’s and men road races start in Geelong … Read more

Royal Enfield Shotgun 650: Jack Of Many Trades

When you buy your next motorcycle, what will you buy it for? Will it be a highway hauler, a single-track slayer, or just a competent city commuter? The answer of course, is rarely just one thing — we all pick out our bikes based on a thousand little criteria, a unique mix of use cases … Read more

Tears flow as ‘washed up’ Aussie Olympian Sarah Gigange wins Tour Down Under title

Sarah Gigante has won her first Tour Down Under title with a blistering solo attack on the iconic Willunga Hill climb. The 23-year-old Australian launched a solo attack with 2km left in Sunday’s third and final stage, winning at the summit by 20 seconds and securing the overall title. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Gigante embraces … Read more

Tears flow as Amanda Spratt remembers Melissa Hoskins at Tour Down Under press conference

Amanda Spratt’s tears have laid bare the depth of grief in cycling as the sport mourns the death of Melissa Hoskins. A minute’s silence will be observed on Friday morning before the women’s Tour Down Under starts at Hahndorf in the Adelaide Hills. WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE: Amanda Spratt mourns Melissa Hoskins at emotional Tour … Read more