Articles tagged with "Featured"

Assen week – Facebook Q&A transcript

23 July 2014

We’ve been publishing articles about the European Junior Cycling Tour (Assen week) to help riders & parents prepare for the event. Here’s all the information from our live Q&A session last night.

Dan Tulett’s race MTB

18 July 2014

Top youth cross-country MTB racer Dan Tulett shows us around his race bike – a Stumpjumper 29er hardtail. Riding for Specialized he could have chosen any components he liked, of course, so why does his bike have a four-year old groupset, and alloy components not carbon? Read the article to find out.

Lucy Gossage: things I wish I’d known as a kid

15 July 2014

As a child Lucy had absolutely no aptitude for sport, but she has developed to become Ironman UK Champion. If you’re a young cyclist or triathlete (or their parent), what she has learned along the way might be the most valuable advice that you’ll ever read.

Matt Walker: British Downhill Series, Round 4, Llangollen

01 July 2014

Top youth Downhill MTB racer Matt Walker tells us about his race at Round 4 of the British Downhill Series. The Llangollen course is one of the most technically challenging in the UK – read how Matt faced it down…

UK’s first Cycling Performance degree course

24 June 2014

Mark Walker leads the new Foundation Degree in Cycling Performance at Writtle College. He also provides coaching support to multi-champion Helen Wyman and other talented riders. He tells us how the new degree course gives students the chance to pursue their cycling ambitions while studying.

Interview: Chris Boardman on children’s cycling, youth racing, and his new Junior range

18 June 2014

Chris Boardman must be the most creative, influential figure in cycling today. Our 14-year-old presenter Lottie interviewed him about children cycling on the roads, youth racing, and the new Boardman Junior range.