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#Cycling

# cycling - Friday 7 July, 2017

From The42 Just 0.0003 seconds split first and second at the Tour de France today TDF 17

Just 0.0003 seconds split first and second at the Tour de France today

How in the name of good God did they split these?

From The42 'I've known I was different since I was five' - British cycling great reveals gender transition Opening Up

'I've known I was different since I was five' - British cycling great reveals gender transition

58-year-old Scot Robert Millar is now known as Philippa York.

# cycling - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

From The42 Nasty crash puts Cavendish out of Tour de France with broken shoulder Manx Missile

Nasty crash puts Cavendish out of Tour de France with broken shoulder

The record chasing sprinter was sent into the barriers by the now-disqualified Peter Sagan.

# cycling - Tuesday 4 July, 2017

From The42 Cav's Tour could be over after tumble in chaotic sprint finish Bad Hopper This post contains videos

Cav's Tour could be over after tumble in chaotic sprint finish

Mark Cavendish was involved in a heavy crash during stage four of the Tour de France, won by Arnaud Demare.

# cycling - Friday 30 June, 2017

EPO will not help amateur cyclists perform better in road races

New research took 48 male cyclists and put them through an endurance race up the famous Mont Ventoux.

# cycling - Thursday 29 June, 2017

'Parking protected' cycle lanes move one step closer to reality in Dublin city Georgian Parkway This post contains videos

'Parking protected' cycle lanes move one step closer to reality in Dublin city

The proposed design would see parked cars create a buffer between cyclists and traffic.

# cycling - Wednesday 28 June, 2017

From The42 Lance Armstrong blasts Tour de France over Jan Ullrich snub Unimpressed

Lance Armstrong blasts Tour de France over Jan Ullrich snub

The ex-cyclist is not happy with the omission of the German former champion from proceedings.

# cycling - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

From The42 Portuguese cyclist tests positive for EPO just four days before Tour de France starts Doping

Portuguese cyclist tests positive for EPO just four days before Tour de France starts

Andre Cardoso suspended by Trek team following failed drugs test.

# cycling - Saturday 24 June, 2017

From The42 Lance Armstrong plans on launching new daily podcast for next month's Tour de France Cycling

Lance Armstrong plans on launching new daily podcast for next month's Tour de France

Armstrong had avoided speaking about professional cycling since receiving his lifetime ban.

# cycling - Wednesday 21 June, 2017

Tributes paid to 'much loved' school principal killed following collision with car

Pádraic Carney was involved in an accident in Rathfarnham yesterday morning.

# cycling - Friday 16 June, 2017

Council says new 'stationless bike' company does not have permission to operate in Dublin

The Council said it understands that the stationless bike sharing app BleeperBike intends to launch its service this weekend.

# cycling - Thursday 15 June, 2017

There are 79 unemployment blackspots in Ireland, with Limerick worst affected

Meanwhile, the number of women looking after the home or family has continued to decline.

# cycling - Monday 12 June, 2017

Poll: Do you ever cycle? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you ever cycle?

Give it to us straight. Honest answers only.

Three out of every four people that cycle every day in Ireland are men

Half of adults own a bike, but less than one in ten cycle daily, according to stats released for National Bike Week.

# cycling - Sunday 11 June, 2017

From The42 Ireland's Dan Martin pips Chris Froome to finish Criterium du Dauphine on the podium Cycling

Ireland's Dan Martin pips Chris Froome to finish Criterium du Dauphine on the podium

He had a second to spare over the three-time Tour de France winner.

# cycling - Friday 9 June, 2017

'A lot of people will not get on bikes because they think it's dangerous. We need segregated routes'

Radical plans to close off traffic for cars on some routes in Dublin would not only be beneficial for bike users, according to a cycling group.

# cycling - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Cycling to work is only healthy if the government makes it safe, new study says

For male cyclists between the ages of 20 and 29, the negative impacts of cycling outweigh the positive, according to the study.

# cycling - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

From The42 British Cycling directors may be forced to step down amid culture of ‘bullying’ and ‘sexism’ Crisis

British Cycling directors may be forced to step down amid culture of ‘bullying’ and ‘sexism’

New reforms could see entire board step down as British Cycling undergoes an unprecedented crisis.

# cycling - Sunday 28 May, 2017

From The42 Polish rider takes Stage 8 but James Gullen is crowned An Post Rás winner Cycling

Polish rider takes Stage 8 but James Gullen is crowned An Post Rás winner

Przemysław Kasperkiewicz recorded the best time on the final day.

From The42 Tom Dumoulin wins 100th Giro d'Italia in final stage thriller Climax

Tom Dumoulin wins 100th Giro d'Italia in final stage thriller

The 26-year-old Dutchman, who led the race for nine stage before losing the pink jersey to Nairo Quintana on stage 19, secured his maiden grand tour victory.

# cycling - Saturday 27 May, 2017

From The42 Quintana in pink, but Dumoulin sights last-gasp Giro win Update

Quintana in pink, but Dumoulin sights last-gasp Giro win

The 2014 champion finished just behind Pinot in fifth to retain the race lead with a 39sec lead

# cycling - Wednesday 24 May, 2017

From The42 'I'm not here to write history because I'm sh*tting in the bushes, I'm here to win in Milan' Lesson Learned

'I'm not here to write history because I'm sh*tting in the bushes, I'm here to win in Milan'

Dutch rider Tom Dumoulin protected his 31-second lead over Nairo Quintana on today’s 17th stage.

China is clamping down on bike rentals due to on-street 'chaos'

More than three million rental bikes have been placed on Chinese streets.

# cycling - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

From The42 Giro leader Tom Dumoulin needed a 'toilet break' at the worst possible time today Sh*t Happens This post contains videos

Giro leader Tom Dumoulin needed a 'toilet break' at the worst possible time today

“I had to stop because I couldn’t hold it anymore.”

From The42 Matt finish! First Irish win as Teggart takes Stage 3 of the Rás Rás 2017

Matt finish! First Irish win as Teggart takes Stage 3 of the Rás

Five Irish riders finished in the top 10 on Tuesday.

# cycling - Monday 22 May, 2017

From The42 The best bits from the An Post Rás as van Schip rides clear to win Stage 2 The Ras

The best bits from the An Post Rás as van Schip rides clear to win Stage 2

Denmark’s Nicolai Brochner Nielsen retains the yellow jersey.

# cycling - Friday 19 May, 2017

From The42 'I spent my confirmation money getting my first bike' -  Sean McKenna on his Rás stage victory dream On Your Bike

'I spent my confirmation money getting my first bike' - Sean McKenna on his Rás stage victory dream

The 21-year-old is preparing for the start of the race this Sunday.

# cycling - Thursday 18 May, 2017

From The42 Giro agony as Ireland's Sam Bennett is pipped on the line for a THIRD time Sam The Man This post contains videos

Giro agony as Ireland's Sam Bennett is pipped on the line for a THIRD time

Dumoulin retains the maglia rosa as Fernando Gaviria wins stage 12.

# cycling - Sunday 14 May, 2017

From The42 Watch: Team Sky's Geraint Thomas taken out by police motorbike during Giro d'Italia Giro D'Italia This post contains videos

Watch: Team Sky's Geraint Thomas taken out by police motorbike during Giro d'Italia

“I don’t know what to say, except it’s ridiculous.”

# cycling - Thursday 11 May, 2017

New bus corridors, new cycle lanes, new tickets: Dublin's bus network to be completely redesigned

Shane Ross said a complete redesign of the capital’s bus network is on the way.

# cycling - Wednesday 10 May, 2017

From The42 Sam Bennett excels in elite sprinting company to claim third on Stage 5 of Giro Natural Finisher This post contains videos

Sam Bennett excels in elite sprinting company to claim third on Stage 5 of Giro

It is the Tipp man’s second top-10 finish of this year’s race.

# cycling - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

From The42 Chris Froome's bike 'totalled' after car follows him onto pavement Cycle Path

Chris Froome's bike 'totalled' after car follows him onto pavement

The Tour de France winner’s bike was wrecked this morning after being hit by a car.

# cycling - Friday 5 May, 2017

From The42 Sam Bennett's team started with a bang on day one of the Giro Italian Job

Sam Bennett's team started with a bang on day one of the Giro

It was a dream first Grand Tour appearance for Lukas Postlberger, who won the opening stage of the Giro d’Italia.

# cycling - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Poll: Should cars be banned from the quays in Dublin? Lunch Crunch This post contains a poll

Poll: Should cars be banned from the quays in Dublin?

‘Are we being too generous to the car driver?,’ councillors ask.

# cycling - Monday 1 May, 2017

From The42 Team Sky suspend Italian cyclist for racially abusing rival during race Slap On The Wrist

Team Sky suspend Italian cyclist for racially abusing rival during race

Gianni Moscon has been suspended for six weeks for racially abusing Kevin Reza on the Tour of Romandie.

# cycling - Sunday 30 April, 2017

A Cork cyclist hit by a car last week has died in hospital

The collision happened in Skibbereen.

# cycling - Sunday 23 April, 2017

From The42 Dan Martin beaten as Valverde wins fourth Liege-Bastogne-Liege title Cycling

Dan Martin beaten as Valverde wins fourth Liege-Bastogne-Liege title

It was a dramatic last kilometre.

# cycling - Saturday 22 April, 2017

From The42 Former Giro winner Scarponi dies after being hit by van while training RIP

# cycling - Friday 21 April, 2017

'It's threatening the future of the scheme': One third of Belfast Bikes stolen or vandalised

Bike scheme users are being advised to double check that bikes are ‘locked in’ at docking stations.

# cycling - Sunday 9 April, 2017

From The42 Eddie Dunbar puts down big marker with historic stage win at U23 Tour of Flanders Okely Dokely

Eddie Dunbar puts down big marker with historic stage win at U23 Tour of Flanders

IT was a big win for the Cork native.