You could buy Lawson Craddock's Tour de France bike (and some good karma)

All funds will go towards the rebuilding of the Alkek Velodrome

Craddock on stage one of the Tour de France. Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images

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Dorel Sports - owner of Cannondale bikes among a selection of other brands - is auctioning off Lawson Craddock's Tour de France bike to further his fundraising efforts for his home velodrome.

The bike is being auctioned off at - the fund raising target was $5,000 (£3846) but the sale figure has already reached $7,500 (£5770), via 25 bids, at time of writing. Bids end at 5pm on August 13.

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Michelle Arthurs-Brennan

Michelle Arthurs-Brennan the Editor of Cycling Weekly website. An NCTJ qualified traditional journalist by trade, Michelle began her career working for local newspapers. She's worked within the cycling industry since 2012, and joined the Cycling Weekly team in 2017, having previously been Editor at Total Women's Cycling. Prior to welcoming her daughter in 2022, Michelle raced on the road, track, and in time trials, and still rides as much as she can - albeit a fair proportion indoors, for now.