UK Cycling

Drunk Driver Jailed Over Cyclist Deaths

PA | Posted 16.04.2014 | UK

A motorist who killed two cyclists after driving a stolen BMW sports car while nearly two-and-a-half times over the drink-drive limit has been sentenc...

Cycling Adventures: Part 3

Vikki Stone | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Vikki Stone

This week I embraced padded shorts. Needless to say I was shocked to learn what design choices were used on the inside. I mean, basing it on a David Bowie costume is niche.

Top 10 Learnings from Designs of the Year 2014

Jonathan Hall | Posted 15.04.2014 | UK
Jonathan Hall

The Designs of the Year awards and exhibition at London's Design Museum offers plenty of food for thought for marketers.

Cycling Adventures Part 2: Nutrition

Vikki Stone | Posted 10.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Vikki Stone

My ride starts at 8:30am, and finishes at 6pm. That means, that to stay abreast of the van, I must aim to average at least 10mph. Yup, I'm aiming high. All I want out of this is simply not to be rescued.

Poorna Bell

Victoria Pendleton Talks Fitness And What She Likes To Eat Now She's Retired | Poorna Bell | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Lifestyle

HuffPost UK Lifestyle has a new crush: Victoria Pendleton. Yes, we're aware we have to fight off quite a few other admirers, but since she retired fro...

Hoy Targeting Comeback In 2016... Only It Could Be At Le Mans

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK Sport

Sir Chris Hoy is planning a competitive comeback in 2016, with the Le Mans 24 hours race the target rather than the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. T...

Cycling Adventures

Vikki Stone | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK Comedy
Vikki Stone

Picture, if you will, you're on a bike, arriving at a beachside cafe, slowing down to almost a stop, and then just tipping over. No dramatic crash, just a slow, undignified tip. Three times I did that on my first day.

Cyclist Killed At Dangerous London Junction

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK

A cyclist has been killed in a collision with a lorry at a junction with a history of accidents. Today's incident, at 10am, was at Ludgate Circus j...

London Cyclists Build 'Wall Of Death' To Shame Failing Councils

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK

'A wall of death' to remember cyclists killed on London's streets was unveiled by campaigners on Wednesday, as they called for politicians to prioriti...

'Sexist' Cycling Leaflet Withdrawn

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.04.2014 | UK

A council has withdrawn a leaflet promoting cycling after it was branded sexist. The offending advert shows a smiling male rider under the phrase "...

Top 10 Tips for Triathlon Training

Rob Popper | Posted 27.03.2014 | UK Sport
Rob Popper

I have been a triathlon coach for 9 years. Here are a few things that I have learnt along the way. A few you may not have heard before, a few you probably have heard before but are worth repeating, but all of them will help you achieve your goals.

WATCH: Lucky Escape Of The Day

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Comedy

We're not just about the LOLZ here at HuffPost UK Comedy - we're also about the BLIMEYZ. And bearing that in mind, the award for Lucky Escape Of Th...

This Chap Is The Luckiest Cyclist Ever

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK

This chap is without doubt the luckiest cyclist in the world... Of all the things you'd hope to knock you off your bike, a lovely soft mattress...

Try Something New

Hayley Newton | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Hayley Newton

Workouts can sometimes get boring. Gyms, aerobics, running... they work but sometimes you need something to revitalize you and keep you interested in your workout. I know that after buying all of those Christmas presents, parties and outfits, everyone is looking to save some money but exercising needn't be expensive

Six Ways a Bike Change Transformed My Cycle to Work

Stephen Hull | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Stephen Hull

It was the day I took my beloved road bike in for its fourth urgent health check in as many months that I felt it was time to make a decision I'd been avoiding for some time - I needed a better set of commuting wheels.

Hate The Archers? Then You Won't Want To Hear Wiggins On It

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Sport

Olympic gold medallist and Tour de France winner Sir Bradley Wiggins is gearing up for a cameo role in Radio 4 soap The Archers. Sir Bradley will h...

New App Lets You Shop With Google Maps: Pocket High Street

Thomas Church | Posted 12.03.2014 | UK Tech
Thomas Church

There's something missing on Google Maps: the ability to search by product. If I want to find the nearest shop where I can buy WD-40, or a 27" inner-tube, or a pair of  pink socks, how do I do that? I can't... not easily anyway. That is, until I download Pocket High Street.

Planet Appetite: Hotel Mar i Vent, Banyalbufar, Mallorca, Spain

Rupert Parker | Posted 04.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Rupert Parker

Mallorca is synonymous with mass tourism, but the family-run Mar i Vent Hotel, nestling between mountains and sea, on the island's West coast, delights with its personal touch.

Wiggins Moved Kids To New School Over Doping 'Bullying'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Sport

Sir Bradley Wiggins has revealed he had to move his children to a new school because of harassment following his Tour de France win and the Lance Arms...

Bored of Running Marathons? Ten Great Challenges to Change Your Life

Bill Coles | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Sport
Bill Coles

So many endurance runners spend their lives knocking off endless marathons - and though they probably think it's a stretch, it's nothing of the sort. I guess it depends what you want out of life. Do you want to continue striving for the same goal over and over again? Or do you want to evolve?

ASA Withdraw Ruling on Cycling Scotland Advertisement

Oliver Jeffcott | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK
Oliver Jeffcott

Following an attack by cycling groups, the Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) announced that they have withdrawn their decision to ban a television advert (pictured below) which was part of Cycling Scotland's Nice Way Code campaign.

20 Great Sports Documentaries You Should See

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

In 2009 Alex Gibney was hired to make a film about Lance Armstrong’s comeback to cycling. The project was shelved when the doping scandal erupted, a...

Cyclist Safety Measures To Be Enforced In London

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK

Safety campaigners scored a huge victory on Thursday as it was announced Lorries without safety equipment to protect cyclists and pedestrians are to b...

WATCH: Cycle Safety Advert Banned

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 29.01.2014 | UK

A safe cycling advert has been banned - because it shows a cyclist not wearing a helmet. The rider in the Cycling Scotland advert is also riding in...

WATCH: Driver Punches Cyclist In Shocking Road Rage Incident

Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.01.2014 | UK

Police are looking to speak to the victim of a horrific cycle rage attack in Central London. The driver of a white Audi saloon can be seen encroach...