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Gore Bike Wear Sportive Series: Selkirk report

Selkirk served up another cracking course (pic: Jon Brooke) Five down, one to go. The Merida MTB Marathon Series 2009 is slowly coming to an end...

Gore Bike Wear Sportive Series: Selkirk report
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Bib Shorts Buyers Guide

The most important bit of kit for any cyclist is a pair of quality shorts. Spend some time in the saddle without and it won’t be...

Bib Shorts Buyers Guide
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Summer Jerseys Buyer's Guide

Yes, it’s finally that time of year: summer is here in all its glory. Well, almost, at the time of writing. The best aspect of...

Summer Jerseys Buyer's Guide
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Northern Rock Cyclone weekend

Crit racing Northern Rock style Alison Curbishley in TT action The action hots up Dean Downing after canine incident Wilko wins Leazes Crit All images © Richard Exley 2009 www.lightcycleimages.com Friday...

Northern Rock Cyclone weekend
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Competition Terms & Conditions

The prize will consist of a travel voucher that entitles two adults and two bicycles to an unlimited [standard] return trip to France (EX UK)...

Competition Terms & Conditions
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The RCUK Annual Reader Survey

Each year we like to find out if there’s more that we can be doing for you. The site relies on your feedback and we couldn’t...

The RCUK Annual Reader Survey
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RCUK/Andy Cook Alps Training Camp

The roadcyclinguk.com/Andy Cook Alps Training Camp, from Saturday 6th to Sunday 14th June 2009, will include Time Megeve Mont Blanc cyclosportive, visit to UCI HQ...

RCUK/Andy Cook Alps Training Camp
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Win a Vangard MTS base layer

Following the recent autumnal drop in temperature, wrapping up warm before a ride is crucial. Accordingly we’re giving you the chance to win a Vangard...

Win a Vangard MTS base layer
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London's roadside puncture repairer

Tony awaits his next client Plenty of stock, but don’t bother ringing his mobile So, there you are, in a bit of a hurry to get to...

London's roadside puncture repairer
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Forum Help Guide

Adding a message How to format a forum message (style your text, add a link, check spelling etc) How to add an image...

Forum Help Guide
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Festive Ramblings of the Season

David Harmon hopes to forget all about the 2007 ‘circus’ “Unaccustomed as I am to public speaking…” goes the old saying, which in my case is...

Festive Ramblings of the Season
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Any Old Iron – The Spokes Project

Spokes-restored 1930’s tandem A pile of ‘orrible old ‘blocks’ The next big project Cleaning old parts takes time James Sendell tackles a tough task The Spokes work board Immaculate restored Moulton Back...

Any Old Iron – The Spokes Project
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Greg Roche’s diary

Greg Roche (r) in training earlier this year Greg Roche is the founder of Sunday Bicycles and also races for the KFS-Special Vehicles race team, of...

Greg Roche’s diary
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Skoda stage 1 VIP experience

Paul Clarkson won himself the fantastic opportunity to watch stage 1 of the Tour de France from a team car and a helicopter, courtesy of...

Skoda stage 1 VIP experience
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Best blagged freebie of the Tour?

The Cote de Goudhurst welcomes the Tour Two clubs, one view An encouraging sign It’s not like this in a Kent League Enjoying the day Grandstand view coutesy of local...

Best blagged freebie of the Tour?
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Rest Day Ramblings

24th July 2007 It took me 30 minutes to find a shop that had a copy of L’Equipe this morning. Hardly surprising in the...

Rest Day Ramblings
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Rest-day racing at the Tour

Nice peak…RCUK’s correspondent warms up Getting the bikes ready for action No rest day for the mechanics The beautiful lake below Tignes Tour de France fans want to get...

Rest-day racing at the Tour
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The Tour was here?

The Mall then and now How many of us have watched the Tour as the riders battle up the mountains, whether it be the Alpe D’Huez, Mont...

The Tour was here?
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The Prologue from a Lampre team car

Kate clearly enjoying herself One of the Lampre team cars Kate Evans entered a recent competition on LeTourGuide.com to win an exclusive chance to watch the Tour...

The Prologue from a Lampre team car
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Tour VIP for a day

Fancy a ride? Stunning Mont Blanc Is the best view of the race from here? As close to the action as possible The finishing straight looks longer than you...

Tour VIP for a day
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Marmotte 2007 Ride Report

Stephen Horne sticking to his game plan Only if there’s no sign of rain and the temperature’s above 17.5C will I consider going for a training...

Marmotte 2007 Ride Report
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Another set of Continental Grand Prix 4000S won.

Continental Grand Prix 4000S Our very generous friends at Continental are supplying us with their new BlackChili special compound 4000S tyres. The “S” stands for sport,...

Another set of Continental Grand Prix 4000S won.
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Magnus Backstedt Interview

Magnus in action in the 2006 Tour (pic: Gerard Brown) Walking into the reception at the Park Lane Hilton, I struggled to spot Magnus. Looking around...

Magnus Backstedt Interview
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Did you win a set of Continental Tyres?

Continental, the biggest name in lightweight cycle tyres, has joined forces with RoadCyclingUK to provide you with the opportunity to win a pair of their...

Did you win a set of Continental Tyres?