CW Live: Chris Froome targets return to 'top level'; UCI tightens ITT rules; Strava responds to price hike criticism; Topless protesters arrested at TDU; Tributes paid to Lieuwe Westra; Scott recalls 'cracking' bikes; Toon Aerts the PE teacher

The latest news in the world of cycling

Chris Froome

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Good morning and welcome to today's live blog. Apparently it's Blue Monday, the most depressing day of the year, so make sure you look out for yourself and do something you enjoy (*cough* ride your bike *cough*), if you can. 


Alex Manly storms into Tour Down Under lead after stage two

Climate protesters arrested after baring breasts at Tour Down Under

Retired pro Lieuwe Westra dies, aged 40

Strava responds to price hike criticism

Chris Froome sets sights on return to 'top level'

Cyclo-cross national champions crowned

Scott recalls road and gravel models due to 'cracking' hazard

Toon Aerts working as a PE teacher while he faces two-year ban 

EF Education-EasyPost partners with junior squad

Is Bradley Wiggins's punditry career coming to a close? 

UCI tightens time trial rules

Chad Haga pens Sound of Music inspired song

That's all for today's live blog. If you want some entertaining evening reading, check out my colleague Adam Becket's exposé on Tadej Pogacar's hair tufts

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