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  1. Making sense of cycling's self-destructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Velonews

    Femke van den Driessche of Belgium was found to have a motor in one of her bikes at 2016 cyclocross worlds in Zolder, Belgium. Photo: Tim De Waele Things keep getting worse.

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  2. The Modern MAMIL, by Spencer Wilson and Joel RickettRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Podium Cafe

    Title: The Modern MAMIL - A Cyclist's A-Z Authors: Spencer Wilson and Joel Rickett Publisher: Kinkajou Year: 2016 Pages: 64 Order: Quarto Books What it is: A cycling ABC for the modern MAMIL Strengths: Wilson's illustrations are colourful and quirky Weaknesses: Brevity may be the soul of wit but a 64 page book seems wrong Like me you may get one of those WTAF moments when you realise that, despite having a mahoosive digital footprint, it's only little over a year since MAMIL - the cycling acronym some think is the ant's pants - was added to Oxford Dictionaries 's xlnt online collection . The Middle-Aged Men In Lycra acronym has, of course, been around a lot longer than that.

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  3. Froome heading to Australia for upcoming Herald Sun TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 22 | Velonews

    Sky superstar Chris Froome is heading to the tranquility of laid-back Australia to open what will be a hectic 2016 season for the two-time Tour de France champion. With Froome taking aim at a third yellow jersey and a gold medal at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics, Australia seemed far away from the European hub-bub and an ideal way to kick start his ambitious campaign.

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  4. Susan Egelstaff: Real danger public may lose faith in all sporting integrityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Sunday Herald

    Sport has such an embarrassment of riches when it comes to scandals that the very last thing it needs is for an old one to be dredged up. But, at this most inopportune moment, that is exactly what could be about to happen.

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  5. Simon Gerrans wins and takes lead in Australia's cycling Tour Down UnderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Stuff.co.nz

    Orica-GreenEDGE rider Simon Gerrans, when he won Liege-Bastogne-Liege Classic cycling race in Belgium in 2014. Now he's leading the Tour Down Under.

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  6. McCarthy gains more cycling timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Yahoo!

    The Corkscrew climb will be a test for Jay McCarthy as he tries to sustain his Tour Down Under lead. New Tour Down Under leader Jay McCarthy has extended his overall lead by two seconds ahead of the cycling fireworks at the end of stage three.

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  7. Tour Down Under champ prepared to break pain barrier to hold titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | ABC News

    Over the past 12 months a busy downtown Adelaide city cafe has been turned into an exponentially expanding trophy cabinet for a local cyclist who has been compared favourably to Australia's Tour de France winner Cadel Evans. The cafe is run by Debbie and Brenton Dennis, the parents of last year's Tour Down Under winner Rohan Dennis.

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  8. Bayern Rundfahrt cancelled; Vandewalle retires - News ShortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Cycling News

    Organisers of the Bayern Rundfahrt have ended their efforts to find the 300,000 needed to keep the race afloat and have decided to pull the event from the 2016 calendar in hopes of reviving it the following year. "It is a bitter decision after we had one of the most successful tours ever last May," race director Ewald Strohmeier said, according to Sport1.de.

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  9. News Shorts: Taxi hits riders at Vuelta a Costa Rica; Tinkoff to unveil 2016 team kit in CourchevelRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Cycling News

    The start of the Vuelta a Costa Rica was marred when a taxi driver drove into the middle of the peloton just shortly after the start of the first stage from Alajuela. Three riders were hit when the taxi pulled onto the course, according to La Nacion .

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  10. 2016 Bayern Rundfahrt at risk due to budget shortfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2015 | Cycling News

    A budget shortfall has put Germany's only professional stage race, the Bayern Rundfahrt, at risk of cancellation in 2016. The organisers have a race against time with a self-imposed deadline of December 20 to find the 300,000 needed or they may be forced to pull the plug for next year.

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  11. Contador celebrates his 33rd birthday at the Tinkoff-Saxo training campRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2015 | Cycling News

    Alberto Contador celebrated his 33rd birthday on Sunday with his Tinkoff-Saxo teammates in Gran Canaria, doing a three-and-a-half hour training ride on the team's first day together. The first ride of the camp was a steady roll through the hills of Gran Canaria, with former rider turned technical coordinator Ivan Basso also in the saddle.

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  12. Commentary: Froome data will do little to change hearts and mindsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2015 | Velonews

    To some, Chris Froome's incredible Tour de France performances aren't credible, but the two-time champ hopes that publicizing his physiological data will change that. Photo: Tim De Waele Chris Froome is delivering on his promise to reveal more details about his power data, but he will quickly discover that trying to change hearts and minds will prove more difficult than climbing Mont Ventoux.

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  13. Tinkoff-Saxo riders to begin serious training at Gran Canaria campRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Cycling News

    The Tinkoff-Saxo will gather in Gran Canaria between December 5-18 for a key training camp, with the aim of laying down the foundations for the 2016 season. After the loss of Saxo Bank as a second sponsor, the team will be know simply as Tinkoff in 2016 thanks to the support of team owner Oleg Tinkov and the Russia-based Tinkoff Bank company.

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  14. Cycling club champion namedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Romsey Advertiser

    Ben also received awards for the fastest 25 and 50-mile times as well as the Handicap Cup at the club's annual dinner, while Sasha Ring took home the trophy for the Ten Series in Division One. Stephen Skinner was triumphant in Division Two as well as picking up the age category fastest time over the season.

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  15. Zwift to Host Ride On for World Bicycle ReliefRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | PR Log

    Nov. 19, 2015 - PRLog -- On December 5th, Zwift will host the first-ever virtual Ride On for World Bicycle Relief, a 24-hour event that will unite professional riders and everyday athletes from all corners of the globe to raise awareness and funds to mobilize people through The Power of BicyclesA . "We are fortunate to have Zwift as a partner for this global fundraising event that will embrace 'The Power of Bicycles and The Power of You.'

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  16. Major cycling race secured for the Snowy MountainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Cooma-Monaro Express

    Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events and Minister for Sport, Stuart Ayres, SBS commentator Phil Liggett, cycling legend Jens Voigt and Member for Monaro, John Barilaro The inaugural L'Etape Australia by Le Tour de France cycling race will take place in December next year and is expected to attract thousands of domestic and international visitors to the NSW Snowy Mountains region. Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events and Minister for Sport Stuart Ayres said the event has been secured for the Snowy Mountains by the NSW Government through its tourism and major events agency, Destination NSW.

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  17. L'Etape cycling race secured for Snowy Mountains regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2015 | Bombala Times

    SNOWY CYCLE: Minister for Trade, Tourism and Major Events and Minister for Sport Stuart Ayres, SBS commentator Phil Liggett, cycling legend Jens Voigt and Member for Monaro John Barilaro. The inaugural L'Etape Australia by Le Tour de France cycling race will take place from December 1-3, 2016 and is expected to attract thousands of domestic and international visitors to the NSW Snowy Mountains region.

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  18. Voigt backs Dennis as cycling contenderRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Former professional cyclist Jens Voigt hopes Australian Rohan Dennis follows through with his goal of becoming a Grand Tour contender. The German, a popular figure in the sport, said the 25-year-old was young enough that he could try to adapt to the specific demands of races such as the Tour de France.

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  19. Cycling star admits to security concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Jens Voigt, one of professional cycling's most-popular figures, admits to concerns about what effect the Paris terrorist attacks will have on the sport. The retired rider, now an in-demand TV commentator, said he had already thought about the issue before the weekend.

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  20. Lance Armstrong film - 'The Program' reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2015 | Cycling News

    An adaption of David Walsh's Seven Deadly Sins, the Steven Frears directed The Program is the latest contribution to the growing list in the Lance Armstrong spin-off since his admission to doping in 2013. While The Program pays homage to Walsh's book, this a film occupied with Armstrong and his exploits on and off the bike.

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