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"This is the black run of cycling ," says Rob Mortlock, eyeing the challenge he has set.
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
South Wales Argus
Newport Velo teen star targets another world record
LAUREN Booth brought the curtain down on 2013 by setting a new world record, but the Newport Velo Club track cyclist believes she can go even faster this year.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Cure wins Commonwealth Games selection
Less than a fortnight after adding the senior points race crown to her four junior world championships, the West Pine 21-year-old said she was delighted to be named in the long team for the track cycling in Glasgow from July 23 to August 3. With no team pursuit on the program at the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome, Cure would be seeking selection for the ... (more)
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Aileen's tandem on track for museum after Glasgow 2014
DOUBLE Paralympic gold medallist Aileen McGlynn and her pilot Louise Haston have taken delivery of the tandem which they hope will help propel them to victory in the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Burnley's Tom Hamer aims to be a world swimming sensation
IT has been a hectic few weeks for record-breaking Tom Hamer and it promises to get even busier as he prepares to chase his Commonwealth Games dream.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Nissan recruits Sir Chris Hoy for #UniteAndExcite Olympic campaign
Cycling legend Sir Chris Hoy is to front a campaign to promote Nissan's sponsorship of Team GB and ParalympicsGB.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
England boss Roy Hodgson hopeful Olympic psychiatrist can help end penalty hoodoo in Brazil
Olympic cycling guru Sir Dave Brailsford recommended Dr Steve Peters to the Three Lions boss as Hodgson looks to avoid yet more penalty heartache in Brazil Peters worked with Britain's gold medal heroes Sir Chris Hoy and Victoria Pendleton and was recommended to Hodgson by Olympic cycling manager Sir Dave Brailsford.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Kenny refuses to be alarmed as Britain's men flop in Colombia
FOR the first time since 1998 and the early days of lottery funding, Great Britain's men are poised to return home from a Track Cycling World Championships without a single medal after a display in Cali which will require plenty of introspection.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Hoy and Kenny may race together
Six-time Olympic champion Hoy is now retired and is not planning a comeback in time for the 2014 Commonwealth Games, where racing will take place in the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome in Glasgow.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
The Northern Echo
Disappointment for British cycling team
THERE was disappointment for Britain's men and a bronze for Jess Varnish and Becky James on the opening day of the Track Cycling World Championships in Cali, Colombia.
Kenny misses out in Cali
Defending champion Jason Kenny had to settle for fifth in the men's Keirin on day two of the Track Cycling World Championships.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Becky James and Jess Varnish win World Championship bronze medals
The duo claimed the first British medal of the championships in the team sprint by defeating Russia for third place, with Germany and China claiming gold and silver respectively Britain's Jess Varnish and Becky James train for the team sprint event before the 2014 UCI Track Cycling World Championships in Cali, Colombia Becky James and Jess ... (more)
Sutton confident of more medals
Wednesday's opening day sees Britain compete in the three of the 10 Olympic disciplines - the team sprints and men's team pursuit - and Dani King will ride in the women's scratch race, with British Cycling head coach Shane Sutton hoping for medals in six of the events which will be on the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games programme.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Cycling: Rhino on the hunt for world medals
It's probably not surprising to learn someone known colloquially as Rhino considers the keirin his favourite event "because it's so lawless''.
Cycling World Championships: Ed Clancy in the lead for key staging post to Rio Olympics
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Thu Feb 20, 2014
Youngsters pedalling to Thailand inside their church
From left - Lewis Edwards, 17, Ellie Cave, 15, Dan Plumtree, 14, Sam Cave A TEAM of youngsters are busy cycling to Thailand without leaving the four walls of their church to raise funds for a charity trip.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Welsh cycling star Becky James aims to repeat world domination
Cardiff manager Solskjaer met with the media today ahead of the FA Cup clash with Wigan.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Book VeloPark cycling sessions to emulate your Olympic heroes from today
Formerly known as the Olympic Velodrome, it played host to a gluttony of gold-medal winners during London 2012 including Sir Chris Hoy and Victoria Pendleton CBE.