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Yesterday | Freepressseries.co.uk

Peter Kennaugh beats teammate Ben Swift to win the National Road Race titile

TEAM Sky rider Peter Kennaugh won a dramatic sprint to the line to beat teammate Ben Swift to the National Road Race title in Abergavenny.

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Related Topix: Sports, Peter Kennaugh, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Geraint Thomas, Dani King

Yesterday | Chelmsfordweeklynews.co.uk

How Essex became a hotbed of cycling

Ever since 20,000 people from across the globe came to Hadleigh on Saturday, August 11, 2012, Essex has been imprinted onto the cycling world's radar.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Mark Cavendish, Annie Last, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Yesterday | Ealing Times

Laura Trott has Commonwealth Games in her sights - then it's on to streets of London

DOUBLE Olympic champion Laura Trott is determined to right the wrongs of Delhi four years ago after being named in the Team England cycling squad for the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

Yesterday | Freepressseries.co.uk

Olympic champ Laura Trott triumphs in Abergavenny

OLYMPIC track champion Laura Trott conquered the roads of Monmouthshire to claim the women's National Road Race crown in Abergavenny.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Dani King, Lizzie Armitstead, Emma Pooley

Mon Aug 25, 2014

York Press

Victoria Pendleton explains why more of us need to discover the joys of sport

Victoria Pendleton, the golden girl of British cycling, is on a mission to encourage more of us to take to two wheels.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Victoria Pendleton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Bradley Wiggins, Chris Hoy

Fri Aug 15, 2014

Thewestmorland Gazette

Appleby cyclist Henrietta Colborne inspired by chance to follow in heroes' footsteps

APPLEBY'S Henrietta Colborne admitted team orders came first after she finished third in the Prudential RideLondon Youth Grand Prix to help the North West girls' squad to victory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lizzie Armitstead, Marianne Vos

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Lancashire Telegraph

Cycle star Martin shows her promise as the fans cheer her home through streets of London

CARR Hill high school's Rosa Martin admitted being roared down the home straight on The Mall by hordes of fans at the Prudential RideLondon Youth Grand Prix would live long in the memory.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic, Olympic Cycling, Marianne Vos

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Yahoo!

Blazin' Saddles: Bronzini, Blythe and Bertha star for RideLondon

Eurosport blogger Blazin' Saddles swapped his armchair for a bike on Sunday to take part in the RideLondon Surrey 100 sportive.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marianne Vos, Giorgia Bronzini, Bradley Wiggins

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Daily Mail

What a Ride! Thousands of cyclists take to the London streets...

'A message from ISIS to the US': Islamist militants tweet gruesome images of dead American soldiers and vow to blow up embassies as terrorist convoy is wiped out in SECOND round of airstrikes Lined up and executed, their severed heads put on display as a warning to others: Horrific new photographs of ISIS atrocities Ready to strike: How the US is ... (more)

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Philippe Gilbert, Bradley Wiggins, Chemmy Alcott, Olympic Alpine Skiing, Olympic Winter Games, Winter Sports

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Andover Advertiser

Cyclists set to take over London

A festival of cycling will see tens of thousands of people take to eight miles of traffic-free streets in the capital this weekend, while hundreds more will attempt a world record for the largest bicycle bell ensemble.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Philippe Gilbert, Summer Olympic, Bradley Wiggins, Credit Agricole, Cycling

Cycling News

Vos headlines Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix

World and Olympic road race champion Marianne Vos is just one of the top elite women cyclists in the world that will line up to compete it the Prudential RideLondon Grand Prix, a part of the Mayor of London's festival of cycling this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marianne Vos, Giorgia Bronzini, Lizzie Armitstead

Yahoo!

Vos: Britain - way ahead' of Netherlands for women in cycling

Dutch superstar Marianne Vos returns to British soil this weekend for the Prudential RideLondon 2014, where she will take part in the Women's Grand Prix on Saturday and the amateur Surrey 100 sportive on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Lizzie Armitstead, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Marianne Vos, Giorgia Bronzini

York Press

Mum of battling Joseph to cycle 100 miles in aid of special care baby charity

Lorraine Henderson, with her son, Joseph, who was born 14 weeks early and is now celebrating his tenth birthday.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Summer Olympic

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Surrey Advertiser

Three-day RideLondon-Surrey exhibition at ExCeL arena

More than 45,000 people were expected to visit the three-day exhibition which began on Thursday in the ExCeL arena in London Former World Cup-winning England rugby captain Martin Johnson officially opened the Prudential RideLondon Cycling Show at the ExCeL arena in London on Thursday morning.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Bradley Wiggins, Credit Agricole, Cycling

Sun Aug 03, 2014

WNFL-AM Green Bay

Glasgow revels in Bolt buzz and warm glow

The Glasgow Commonwealth Games proved to be much more than just 'Friendly' as Scottish culture, sport and six-times Olympic champion Usain Bolt combined to create a memorable 11-day event.

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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Usain Bolt, Olympic Athletics, Summer Olympics, Mo Farah, Olympic Cycling, Geraint Thomas

BBC News

Sweet sixteen: The GB stars who can shine in Rio

A new generation of sports stars emerged in Glasgow as 11 days of pulsating Commonwealth Games action played out at venues across the Scottish capital.

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Related Topix: Chris Hoy, Summer Olympic, Sports, Olympics, Swimming, Olympic Cycling, Sir Chris Hoy, Summer Olympics

Hampshire Chronicle

Hampshire rider helps England to 1-2 finish at Glasgow 2014

DANI King admitted the plan had worked to perfection after she helped England's cyclists to a one-two finish in the road race on the final day of Glasgow 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Dani King, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Lizzie Armitstead, Emma Pooley

Fri Aug 01, 2014

IcNetwork

Commonwealth Games 2014: Geraint Thomas revved up as he goes in search of second Glasgow medal

Geraint Thomas is revved up to secure what would be only Wales' third cycling gold medal in Commonwealth Games history during Sunday's men's road race.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Summer Olympic, Geraint Thomas, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Nicole Cooke

IcNetwork

Let's hear it for the girls: How the profile of women's...

Let's hear it for the girls: How the profile of women's sport has been given a boost by the Commonwealth Games.

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Nicole Cooke, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics, Michaela Breeze, Gemma Gibbons, Olympic Judo, Opinion

Shiny shiny

Could this light-up jacket make cycling safer?

Despite the stellar example set by Victoria Pendleton and Laura Trott, and the fact that the 2012 Olympics inspired around 200,000 people to get on their bikes , men are still three times as likely as women to cycle, and travel four times further when they do, according to the Department for Transport .

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Related Topix: Sports, Olympic Cycling, Victoria Pendleton, Summer Olympic, Olympics, Summer Olympics

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Olympic Medal Count

    Total
1 United States 46 29 29 104
2 China 38 27 23 88
3 Great Britain 29 17 19 65
4 Russian Federation 24 26 32 82
5 South Korea 13 8 7 28
6 Germany 11 19 14 44
7 France 11 11 12 34
8 Italy 8 9 11 28
9 Hungary 8 4 5 17
10 Australia 7 16 12 35
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