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#Cycling

# cycling - Saturday 19 May, 2018

From The42 The Irish cyclist who made history at the Commonwealth Games in Olympic bid Tyrone To Tokyo

The Irish cyclist who made history at the Commonwealth Games in Olympic bid

Marc Potts is building towards qualification for Tokyo 2020, beginning with Rás Tailteann on Sunday.

# cycling - Friday 18 May, 2018

From The42 Ireland's Sam Bennett must settle for second place at stage 13 of Giro d'Italia in sprint finish Keep It Steady This post contains videos

Ireland's Sam Bennett must settle for second place at stage 13 of Giro d'Italia in sprint finish

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider has won two stages of this year’s race.

# cycling - Thursday 17 May, 2018

From The42 'You come to the Rás, there are zero rules. Every guy is aggressive and that just creates mental racing' Rough Ride

'You come to the Rás, there are zero rules. Every guy is aggressive and that just creates mental racing'

This year’s Rás Tailteann will be unpredictable when it begins on Sunday, according to Irish rider Mark Dowling.

# cycling - Friday 11 May, 2018

From The42 Sam Bennett becomes first Irishman to win Giro d'Italia stage since 1987 Stage Seven This post contains videos

Sam Bennett becomes first Irishman to win Giro d'Italia stage since 1987

The Bora-Hansgrohe rider beat favourite Elia Viviani in a frantic sprint at Praia a Mare.

# cycling - Saturday 5 May, 2018

'It's like standing inside the yellow line when a train goes past' - Why cyclists want a bit of space

Motorists are being asked to give cyclists space this weekend.

# cycling - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

From The42 Froome confident people will understand failed drug test 'when all the details are out' Chris Froome

Froome confident people will understand failed drug test 'when all the details are out'

Chris Froome says he is doing all he can to put his doping controversy to one side.

Motorists urged to be more aware of cyclists this bank holiday weekend

To date in 2018, six cyclists have been killed on Irish roads.

# cycling - Friday 27 April, 2018

From The42 5 tips for getting yourself in gear ahead of the 2018 Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle You Can Do It

5 tips for getting yourself in gear ahead of the 2018 Ring of Kerry Charity Cycle

You don’t need to spend a fortune on bike equipment to cycle the Ring of Kerry for charity…

# cycling - Monday 9 April, 2018

From The42 Heart monitoring under scrutiny following cyclist Goolaerts' death RIP

Heart monitoring under scrutiny following cyclist Goolaerts' death

The incident cast a dark shadow over the 116th edition of the Paris-Roubaix.

# cycling - Tuesday 27 March, 2018

DublinBikes is getting four new stations around the city today

The stations are located in Smithfield and in the vicinity of the Grangegorman campus.

# cycling - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

From The42 UCI president calls for Team Sky probe after 'unacceptable' doping report findings Credibility

UCI president calls for Team Sky probe after 'unacceptable' doping report findings

Cycling boss David Lappartient has his sights set on Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome.

# cycling - Monday 5 March, 2018

From The42 'I’d have had more rights if I’d murdered someone' Response

'I’d have had more rights if I’d murdered someone'

Bradley Wiggins and his former team have been accused by MPs of manipulating drug rules.

# cycling - Wednesday 21 February, 2018

From The42 'Don't go to Sky in the future... They'll ruin you' Warning

'Don't go to Sky in the future... They'll ruin you'

British rider Bradley Wiggins has suggested Team Sky’s dominance is bad for cycling.

# cycling - Thursday 15 February, 2018

From The42 Ireland's Dan Martin edged out in sprint finish at the Volta ao Algarve Cycling This post contains videos

Ireland's Dan Martin edged out in sprint finish at the Volta ao Algarve

Martin is making his debut for UAE Team Emirates this week.

# cycling - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

From The42 Froome dismisses 'misinformed' calls for his suspension, begins first race since failed drug test Salbutamol

Froome dismisses 'misinformed' calls for his suspension, begins first race since failed drug test

‘This was meant to have been a confidential process, but we are doing our best to get this resolved now,” says the Team Sky cyclist.

# cycling - Tuesday 30 January, 2018

Here's what it's like to travel the 'confusing' new cycle route through College Green Changing Lanes This post contains videos

Here's what it's like to travel the 'confusing' new cycle route through College Green

Cyclists say there are problems with a lack of clear signage at the busy junction.

# cycling - Sunday 21 January, 2018

From The42 The Irishman ranked number three in the world at mountain bike riding Uphill Task This post contains videos

The Irishman ranked number three in the world at mountain bike riding

Greg Callaghan chats to The42 about his journey to becoming a professional athlete and star of his sport.

# cycling - Friday 19 January, 2018

From The42 'Sky should suspend Froome... That's what the other riders want' Unpopular

'Sky should suspend Froome... That's what the other riders want'

“Without wishing to comment on the rider’s guilt, it would be easier for everyone,” says world cycling chief David Lappartient.

# cycling - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

From The42 Nightmare 2018 opener for Ireland's Sam Bennett as he's forced way down the field in Oz Broken Chain This post contains videos

# cycling - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

From The42 'The band was so unprepared for an Irish victor that they played God Save the Queen' The Ascent

'The band was so unprepared for an Irish victor that they played God Save the Queen'

Check out this extract from Barry Ryan’s book on the rise of Irish cycling’s golden generation.

# cycling - Friday 22 December, 2017

From The42 'I'm grateful to everyone in Ireland for supporting me - I wouldn't have gotten this far without them' On Your Bike

'I'm grateful to everyone in Ireland for supporting me - I wouldn't have gotten this far without them'

Aqua Blue cyclist Conor Dunne reflects on his experiences finishing as the Lanterne Rouge at the 2017 Vuelta a Espana.

# cycling - Thursday 14 December, 2017

From The42 'I haven't broken any rules' - Froome believes legacy remains untainted Plea Of Innocence

'I haven't broken any rules' - Froome believes legacy remains untainted

Tour de France and Vuelta a Espana champion Chris Froome says his legacy will be untainted after being asked to explain a drugs test.

# cycling - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

From The42 Chris Froome failed drug test during La Vuelta with twice the permitted level of asthma medication Salbutamol

Chris Froome failed drug test during La Vuelta with twice the permitted level of asthma medication

Team Sky are challenging the result of the test carried out on the dominant cyclist in September.

# cycling - Saturday 9 December, 2017

The Luas Cross City starts today - but there are concerns for Dublin's cyclists

As Luas tracks have been laid down, significant changes have been made to lanes and traffic flow in certain key areas.

# cycling - Sunday 3 December, 2017

14 cyclist deaths in 2017: 'Yet we victim blame cyclists who don’t opt for DayGlo clothing'

An Garda Síochána need to focus more on cars illegally parking in bike lanes and on footpaths, driving over the speed limit, and breaking traffic signals, writes Ciarán Cuffe.

# cycling - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

'Every death is one too many': Vigil held in memory of 14 cyclists who've died on Irish roads this year

“Historically, I don’t think the government has taken cycling seriously as a mode of transport.”

# cycling - Saturday 18 November, 2017

From The42 Coach Shane Sutton used TUEs for 'marginal gains' at Sky Team Sky

Coach Shane Sutton used TUEs for 'marginal gains' at Sky

The BBC will air a documentary on the team on Sunday.

# cycling - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

From The42 No charges for Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky over 'mystery package' Jiffy Bag

No charges for Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky over 'mystery package'

UKAD said its investigation was “hampered by a lack of accurate medical records being available at British Cycling”.

# cycling - Saturday 11 November, 2017

From The42 'They'd see you with the Irish gear and pull up in cars. The help you'd get was truly breathtaking' Don't Stop Me Now

'They'd see you with the Irish gear and pull up in cars. The help you'd get was truly breathtaking'

Having traversed America on his bike in aid of the Donal Walsh Live Life foundation, 23-year-old Kerryman Tomás Sears is planning an even greater adventure.

# cycling - Monday 30 October, 2017

From The42 Sean Kelly's An Post Chain Reaction to disband for 2018 after failing to secure sponsor Looking To 2019

Sean Kelly's An Post Chain Reaction to disband for 2018 after failing to secure sponsor

‘Despite our best efforts, the team will not progress to the 2018 season. We look towards 2019 with enthusiasm.’

# cycling - Sunday 29 October, 2017

From The42 Controversial two-time Tour de France winner has retired from cycling Wave Goodbye

Controversial two-time Tour de France winner has retired from cycling

Alberto Contador’s final race on Sunday marks the “end of an era,” Chris Froome said.

From The42 Patrick's Hill to Paris: The incredible story of Kelly, Roche and Irish cycling's golden era Green And Yellow

Patrick's Hill to Paris: The incredible story of Kelly, Roche and Irish cycling's golden era

Barry Ryan has written the definitive account.

# cycling - Sunday 15 October, 2017

From The42 Blow for Sam Bennett as he suffers fall on the final stage in Turkey Hard Lines This post contains videos

Blow for Sam Bennett as he suffers fall on the final stage in Turkey

The Carrick-On-Suir native suffered a crash on the second last corner of the stage.

# cycling - Saturday 14 October, 2017

From The42 Sam Bennett clinches fourth stage win of the week in Turkey Super Sam

Sam Bennett clinches fourth stage win of the week in Turkey

The Carrick-On-Suir man has won four out of the five stages so far in the Tour of Turkey.

# cycling - Thursday 12 October, 2017

From The42 Sam's the man! Unstoppable Bennett wins third straight stage at Tour of Turkey Turkish Delight This post contains videos

Sam's the man! Unstoppable Bennett wins third straight stage at Tour of Turkey

Carrick-on-Suir rider now leads the general classification by 14 seconds.

# cycling - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

'Modest' plan to increase number of electric cars and 'measly' cycling investment

Eamon Ryan is not impressed by the €3 million allocated to improve cycling infrastructure.

# cycling - Saturday 7 October, 2017

From The42 Belgian cyclist escapes serious injury after frightening crash at Tour of Lombardy Get Well Soon This post contains videos

Belgian cyclist escapes serious injury after frightening crash at Tour of Lombardy

Quick Step rider Laurens de Plus has been hospitalised, but is not seriously injured.

# cycling - Thursday 5 October, 2017

Eamon Ryan: 'Shane Ross doesn’t seem to realise he’s Minister for Transport'

After 25 years of polite argument and positive suggestions it’s time for the cycling campaign to step up a gear, writes Eamon Ryan.

# cycling - Saturday 30 September, 2017

From The42 Sean Kelly's An Post Chain Reaction facing fight for survival in search of new sponsor Uncertainty

Sean Kelly's An Post Chain Reaction facing fight for survival in search of new sponsor

The team’s future is uncertain following the withdrawal of An Post as primary sponsor after nine years.

# cycling - Monday 18 September, 2017

Scottish man cycles around world in 79 days, setting new world record

Mark Beaumont smashed the previous record of 123 days.