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# cycling - Wednesday 4 December, 2019

Teams warn of 'mafia' doping controls as they call for more blood tests
# MAFIA FEAR
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# MAFIA FEAR

Teams warn of 'mafia' doping controls as they call for more blood tests

Dec 4th 2019, 8:05 PM 3,236 Views 0 Comments

The Movement for Credible Cycling (MPCC) said they have based their demands on testimony made by Austria’s Georg Preidler.

# cycling - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Bennett describes QuickStep move as a 'dream come true'
# On His Bike
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# On His Bike

Bennett describes QuickStep move as a 'dream come true'

Dec 3rd 2019, 9:33 PM 4,059 Views 7 Comments

The 29-year-old Irish sprinter was on the lookout for a new team having left Bora-Hansgrohe last month.

# cycling - Monday 25 November, 2019

Dublin motorist who deliberately drove at cyclist given suspended sentence
# Courts
# Courts

Dublin motorist who deliberately drove at cyclist given suspended sentence

Nov 25th 2019, 5:29 PM 28,968 Views 61 Comments

The motorist was given a three-year suspended sentence and ordered to pay the cyclist €10,000.

# cycling - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Rás Tailteann to return under new organisers after being cancelled in 2019
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Rás Tailteann to return under new organisers after being cancelled in 2019

Nov 20th 2019, 4:44 PM 3,046 Views 3 Comments

The race will take place in Ireland once again next year.

'Fallen off a cliff': Committee hears of large drop in number of young girls cycling in Ireland
# Cycling
# Cycling

'Fallen off a cliff': Committee hears of large drop in number of young girls cycling in Ireland

Nov 20th 2019, 11:52 AM 11,923 Views 66 Comments

Cycling groups pointed to census data showing a drop in girls cycling to school.

# cycling - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

Former Team Sky head coach branded 'a doper' and 'serial liar' at tribunal
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Former Team Sky head coach branded 'a doper' and 'serial liar' at tribunal

Nov 12th 2019, 4:54 PM 6,724 Views 4 Comments

Shane Sutton walked out after denying the accusations aimed at him in Manchester.

Drivers who dangerously overtake cyclists face automatic fine and penalty points from today
# Road Safety
# Road Safety

Drivers who dangerously overtake cyclists face automatic fine and penalty points from today

Nov 12th 2019, 11:53 AM 43,631 Views 384 Comments

The new laws came into effect at midnight.

# cycling - Thursday 7 November, 2019

Ireland's Sam Bennett parts ways with BORA - hansgrohe after team accepts rider's wishes
# Changing It Up
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# Changing It Up

Ireland's Sam Bennett parts ways with BORA - hansgrohe after team accepts rider's wishes

Nov 7th 2019, 11:12 AM 4,068 Views 6 Comments

The 29-year-old is now expected to join Deceuninck-QuickStep.

# cycling - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Cyclists stage 'die in' outside the Dáil in second day of protest
# Road Death
# Road Death

Cyclists stage 'die in' outside the Dáil in second day of protest

Updated Nov 6th 2019, 3:25 PM 31,784 Views 209 Comments

Yesterday, cyclists staged a similar protest outside the Dublin City Council offices.

# cycling - Saturday 2 November, 2019

Gardaí apologise for tweeting out speeding meme just hours after fatal collision
# Apology
# Apology

Gardaí apologise for tweeting out speeding meme just hours after fatal collision

Nov 2nd 2019, 1:14 PM 71,462 Views 0 Comments

A male cyclist was killed in a collision on the South Circular Road in Dublin yesterday morning.

# cycling - Sunday 22 September, 2019

College Green will be car-free today, here's what you need to know
# Dublin
# Dublin

College Green will be car-free today, here's what you need to know

Sep 22nd 2019, 6:30 AM 11,881 Views 22 Comments

Dublin is one of several cities marking Car Free Day 2019.

# cycling - Sunday 15 September, 2019

Roglic seals Vuelta title and makes cycling history for Slovenia
# Triumph
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# Triumph

Roglic seals Vuelta title and makes cycling history for Slovenia

Sep 15th 2019, 7:38 PM 3,484 Views 6 Comments

Ireland’s Sam Bennett, meanwhile, finished second in today’s 21st and final stage.

# cycling - Friday 13 September, 2019

Ireland's Sam Bennett earns another second-placed finish in dramatic day at Vuelta
# Sam The Man
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# Sam The Man

Ireland's Sam Bennett earns another second-placed finish in dramatic day at Vuelta

Sep 13th 2019, 7:03 PM 5,093 Views 3 Comments

In spite of a crash, Primoz Roglic maintained his overall lead.

# cycling - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

Sam Bennett narrowly misses out on third Vuelta stage victory
# Stage 17
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# Stage 17

Sam Bennett narrowly misses out on third Vuelta stage victory

Sep 11th 2019, 6:30 PM 4,834 Views 11 Comments

Nairo Quintana jumped from sixth to second in the general classification as Philippe Gilbert took his second stage win of the 2019 Vuelta.

# cycling - Sunday 8 September, 2019

Roglic maintains Vuelta lead as team-mate Kuss claims stage win
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Roglic maintains Vuelta lead as team-mate Kuss claims stage win

Sep 8th 2019, 6:26 PM 2,584 Views 0 Comments

Primoz Roglic kept Alejandro Valverde at arm’s length in the charge for La Roja.

# cycling - Saturday 7 September, 2019

Ireland's Sam Bennett wins stage 14 at Vuelta to continue incredible season
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Ireland's Sam Bennett wins stage 14 at Vuelta to continue incredible season

Sep 7th 2019, 4:37 PM 6,802 Views 8 Comments

The 28-year-old Bora-Hansgrohe rider secured his 13th stage win of the year.

# cycling - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Roglic makes Vuelta statement with crushing time trial win
# Stage 10
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# Stage 10

Roglic makes Vuelta statement with crushing time trial win

Sep 3rd 2019, 7:59 PM 2,970 Views 1 Comment

Roglic overtook Nairo Quintana as the overall leader on Tuesday.

# cycling - Sunday 1 September, 2019

20-year-old Slovenian wins dramatic stage as Quintana takes overall Vuelta lead
# Impressive
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# Impressive

20-year-old Slovenian wins dramatic stage as Quintana takes overall Vuelta lead

Sep 1st 2019, 7:17 PM 3,062 Views 2 Comments

Tadej Pogaca prevailed on a dramatic day.

# cycling - Saturday 31 August, 2019

Another Dublin street blocked off by activists in car-free demonstration
# Streets Are For People
# Streets Are For People

Another Dublin street blocked off by activists in car-free demonstration

Aug 31st 2019, 3:43 PM 35,119 Views 113 Comments

Councillors are due to vote next week on a proposal to permanently pedestrianise this section of the street.

# cycling - Friday 30 August, 2019

Valverde wins mountain-top Vuelta finish but Lopez regains red
# As It Stands
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# As It Stands

Valverde wins mountain-top Vuelta finish but Lopez regains red

Aug 30th 2019, 8:25 PM 2,765 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Ireland’s Sam Bennett is third in the points classification, behind Nairo Quintana and Primoz Roglic.

# cycling - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Nicolas Roche crashes out of Vuelta a day after losing red jersey
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

Nicolas Roche crashes out of Vuelta a day after losing red jersey

Aug 29th 2019, 2:47 PM 6,500 Views 4 Comments

The Irish cyclist initially tried to continue following the setback.

Poll: Should there be Copenhagen-style cycle lanes in every major Irish city?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there be Copenhagen-style cycle lanes in every major Irish city?

Aug 29th 2019, 9:30 AM 37,193 Views 228 Comments

People often point to how the Danish city treats cycle lanes – but could we replicate it here?

# cycling - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

'The returns are huge if we can do this': The need for a world-class public transport system in Ireland
# Ireland 2029
# Ireland 2029

'The returns are huge if we can do this': The need for a world-class public transport system in Ireland

Aug 28th 2019, 8:30 PM 24,672 Views 43 Comments

What needs to happen in Ireland to drastically improve our public transport?

Roche loses red jersey and tumbles to fifth overall as Madrazo wins stunning summit finish
# Vuelta
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# Vuelta

Roche loses red jersey and tumbles to fifth overall as Madrazo wins stunning summit finish

Aug 28th 2019, 7:03 PM 3,812 Views 5 Comments

Spain’s Angel Madrazo raced clear in the final kilometre after a gruelling Vuelta climb, as Miguel Angel Lopez regained the overall lead.

# cycling - Sunday 25 August, 2019

'Superman' leads Astana to opening Vuelta stage win
# Fast Start
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# Fast Start

'Superman' leads Astana to opening Vuelta stage win

Aug 25th 2019, 9:19 AM 4,019 Views 5 Comments

The Kazakh outfit clinched the first stage, sprinting to victory in an opening team time trial.

# cycling - Saturday 17 August, 2019

Teenage star Gillespie wins brilliant bronze at Junior Track World Championships
# Podium Finish
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# Podium Finish

Teenage star Gillespie wins brilliant bronze at Junior Track World Championships

Aug 17th 2019, 7:27 PM 3,144 Views 0 Comments

The Wicklow cyclist claimed Ireland’s first medal at the championships.

# cycling - Friday 16 August, 2019

Double Tour de France stage winner Martin joins new team as leader
# Dan The Man
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# Dan The Man

Double Tour de France stage winner Martin joins new team as leader

Aug 16th 2019, 4:42 PM 10,503 Views 13 Comments

The Irishman will be in the colours of the Israel Cycling Academy in 2020.

# cycling - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

Three in-a-row for Ireland's history maker Bennett in Belgium as red-hot streak continues
# Hat-trick Hero
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# Hat-trick Hero

Three in-a-row for Ireland's history maker Bennett in Belgium as red-hot streak continues

Aug 14th 2019, 4:48 PM 5,008 Views 9 Comments

The Carrick-On-Suir man landed his third consecutive stage win today.

# cycling - Monday 12 August, 2019

Special win for Irish champion Bennett as he lands ninth of the season in Belgium
# Sam The Man
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# Sam The Man

Special win for Irish champion Bennett as he lands ninth of the season in Belgium

Aug 12th 2019, 8:04 PM 5,422 Views 6 Comments

The Carrick-On-Suir rider is enjoying a brilliant run.

# cycling - Monday 5 August, 2019

22-year-old Belgian rider dies after Tour of Poland crash
# Cycling
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# Cycling

22-year-old Belgian rider dies after Tour of Poland crash

Aug 5th 2019, 8:58 PM 8,613 Views 2 Comments

Bjorg Lambrecht crashed on the third stage of the Tour of Poland and Lotto-Soudal later confirmed he died.

# cycling - Sunday 28 July, 2019

Bernal seals historic Tour de France title
# History Maker
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# History Maker

Bernal seals historic Tour de France title

Jul 28th 2019, 8:39 PM 7,822 Views 11 Comments

The Team Ineos rider becomes the first Colombian to win the cycling’s greatest race.

# cycling - Saturday 27 July, 2019

Bernal set to become first Colombian to win Tour de France after shortened stage
# Making History
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# Making History

Bernal set to become first Colombian to win Tour de France after shortened stage

Jul 27th 2019, 5:15 PM 6,555 Views 15 Comments

Egan Bernal got through the last day of competitive racing unscathed on Saturday.

# cycling - Friday 26 July, 2019

Penultimate stage of Tour de France curtailed due to fear of landslides
# Heavy Weather
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# Heavy Weather

Penultimate stage of Tour de France curtailed due to fear of landslides

Jul 26th 2019, 10:26 PM 8,148 Views 7 Comments

Friday’s 19th stage was dramatically abandoned due to adverse weather conditions.

# cycling - Thursday 25 July, 2019

Quintana wins stage 18 as Alaphilippe maintains Tour de France lead with phenomenal descent
# Riding Solo
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# Riding Solo

Quintana wins stage 18 as Alaphilippe maintains Tour de France lead with phenomenal descent

Jul 25th 2019, 4:36 PM 5,849 Views 18 Comments

GC leader Alaphilippe showcased incredible endurance over three Category 1 climbs.

# cycling - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Bizarre incident sees two riders thrown out of Tour de France, Thomas' hopes hit
# Drama
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# Drama

Bizarre incident sees two riders thrown out of Tour de France, Thomas' hopes hit

Jul 24th 2019, 8:23 PM 17,023 Views 10 Comments

Welshman Luke Rowe looked to be barged by Germany’s Tony Martin at a tense stage – and both have been expelled.

Tour delight for Trentin as title contenders prepare for Alps battle
# Plenty In The Tank
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# Plenty In The Tank

Tour delight for Trentin as title contenders prepare for Alps battle

Jul 24th 2019, 5:36 PM 2,655 Views 0 Comments

The Tour de France title contenders rode a conservative race on Wednesday as they saved their legs for three crucial mountain stages.

# cycling - Tuesday 23 July, 2019

Geraint Thomas suffers another fall as Frenchman Alaphilippe maintains Tour de France lead
# Stage 16
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# Stage 16

Geraint Thomas suffers another fall as Frenchman Alaphilippe maintains Tour de France lead

Jul 23rd 2019, 6:06 PM 5,316 Views 2 Comments

Caleb Ewan sprinted to victory in brutal heat on the 16th stage of this year’s race.

# cycling - Sunday 21 July, 2019

Yates climbs to second stage win as Thomas reduces Alaphilippe's lead
# Tour De France
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# Tour De France

Yates climbs to second stage win as Thomas reduces Alaphilippe's lead

Jul 21st 2019, 5:42 PM 5,160 Views 2 Comments

The Brit followed up his win on Thursday with another in stage 15 today.

# cycling - Thursday 18 July, 2019

England's Yates wins three-man dash to seal stage 12 success as Ireland duo power on
# Le Tour
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# Le Tour

England's Yates wins three-man dash to seal stage 12 success as Ireland duo power on

Jul 18th 2019, 5:27 PM 5,721 Views 4 Comments

Nicolas Roche finished 15th today, while Dan Martin remains ninth overall at the Tour de France.

# cycling - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

Google Maps has introduced real-time updates for Dublinbikes
# Dublinbikes
# Dublinbikes

Google Maps has introduced real-time updates for Dublinbikes

Jul 17th 2019, 1:13 PM 9,423 Views 8 Comments

Dublin is one of 24 cities where Google has rolled out the new feature.