Glasgow's Sir Chris Hoy velodrome sits opposite Celtic's football ground as part of the Emirates Arena. Scotland's only 250 metre indoor track is an international standard cycling facility.

Opened in: 1994 Capacity: 3,500 Website: www.nationalcyclingcentre.com Telephone: 0161 223 2244 Email: Contact form on website Address: The National Cycling Centre, Stuart Street, Manchester, M11 4DQ Other facilities: Olympic standard…

The Malvern Mad Hatter is a glorious tour of middle England with a hint of wild Wales around it. You ride in three glorious English counties, through countryside that inspired…

Having your chain come off mid-ride is a bit of a nuisance, and getting it back on, for the fingers of clumsy folk, can be a fairly hairy procedure. Here’s…

Over-indulgent, Italian narcissist he may be, but we can’t help thinking other bike manufacturers should bring a bit of Mario Cipollini pazazz to their bike launches. This short video is…

With four stages in the Netherlands and three in Belgium, the race will cover much of the lowlands area over its week long duration, taking in a variety of terrain…

Rafal Majka’s (Tinkoff-Saxo) extraordinary summer continues, with victory in stage five of the Tour of Poland. The Pole moves us to second overall in the general classification behind Petr Vakoc…

Jonas Vangenechten (Lotto-Belisol) came out best in a closely contested sprint to win stage four of the Tour of Poland. Vangenechten’s success continues a run of surprise victors in Poland…

New Commonwealth Games road race champion Geraint Thomas recently signed a new contract with Team Sky, a two year deal that will take the 28-year-old Welshman into the prime of…

Barry Hoban’s tally of Tour de France stage wins beats every British rider bar Mark Cavendish. There’s much more to Hoban than his palmarès, though, as Chris Sidwells found out…

Barry Hoban’s tally of Tour de France stage wins beats every British rider bar Mark Cavendish. There’s much more to Hoban than his palmarès, though, as Chris Sidwells found out…