Victoria Pendleton

Fit Fix: Victoria Pendleton On Her 2017 Fitness Goals And Why She Loves Feeling 'Gym Smug'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 27.01.2017 | UK Lifestyle

Victoria Pendleton is a prime example of someone who is well and truly in love with fitness, health and everything that comes along with it. She won ...

WISE OLYMPIC WORDS: 'So Many Sports Rules Apply To Real Life'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 05.08.2016 | UK Entertainment

For the latest in our WISE WORDS interview series - where stars from a whole range of fields share the important life lessons they’ve learned along ...

Even Racing Insiders Couldn't Believe Victoria Pendleton's Performance At Cheltenham

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK

A superb round for Victoria Pendleton who finishes fifth in the Foxhunter as On The Fringe wins again— Racing UK (@Racing_UK...

This Is Why Bookies Are Terrified Of Victoria Pendleton Winning At Cheltenham

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 18.03.2016 | UK

Victoria Pendleton's race in the Foxhunters at Cheltenham Festival 2016 on Friday is inspiring a record numbers of bets, according to leading bookmake...

Race Day at the Cheltenham Festival

Victoria Pendleton | Posted 19.03.2017 | UK Sport
Victoria Pendleton

The great thing about horse racing is I don't feel that level of expectation I used to with cycling. I have worked long and hard with my team of experts to prepare for today, but there are so many things that can happen in a race that you have to go in to it with an open mind and that for me takes the pressure off.

It Wasn't Me, It Was My Chimp

Katie Leach | Posted 17.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Katie Leach

This model explains why you react a certain way in certain situations. It's not how you the human would behave, but the inner chimp or computer takes over and you carry out an action based on jumping to a conclusion rather than the human side of the brain that would look for facts.

Let the Tour Legacy Begin

Adam Stones | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK Sport
Adam Stones

I spent the three days 'tour chasing' and I am confident that this triumphant spectacle can leave a lasting legacy if we let it... until now the next generation of cyclists has been "let down" by a lack of safe roads... now we just need to see the representative Government investment to ensure this passion has a deep and lasting impact.

Victoria Pendleton To Appear In 'Emmerdale'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Olympic gold medalist Victoria Pendleton is set to make a very special appearance in ‘Emmerdale’ later this year. The cyclist, who scooped two ...

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...

Jo Whiley Falls Off Treadmill During Sport Relief Challenge (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 21.03.2014 | UK Sport

Radio 2 host Jo Whiley stumbled at the finish of a "life-affirming" 26-hour treadmill challenge, which ended with a £260,000 boost from supporters Co...

Nick Kicks Off Sport Relief Cycling Challenge

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Radio 1 presenter Nick Grimshaw has been joined by a host of famous faces including McBusted, Danny Dyer and Davina McCall as he rushes to complete a ...

Vic Gets Hitched

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Olympic hero and former 'Strictly Come Dancing' contestant Victoria Pendleton has married a former member of her training team. The cyclist tied th...

The Olympic Legacy: Fact or Fiction?

Chris Mayhew | Posted 27.09.2013 | UK Sport
Chris Mayhew

The phrase 'Olympic legacy' has been reverberating around the ears of every British citizen, and by now it is beginning to make a bit of a racket. And as we arrive at the one year anniversary of what was an awe-inspiring event and survey the scene, everyday inhabitants of this fantastic island are forced to question the reality of said legacy.

The Queen Meets Queen Vic

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK Sport

Olympic champion Victoria Pendleton received her CBE at Buckingham Palace today. Pendleton's honour comes following a glittering career as a track ...

Team GB Honoured At Glittering Ball (PICTURES)

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2013 | UK Sport

The Olympic ball was attended by Team GB Olympians from all 26 summer sports and over 70 London 2012 Olympic medallists including Rebecca Adlington, A...

'I'd Become The Ann Widdecombe'

PA | Posted 27.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Victoria Pendleton says her lack of dancing skills made her this year's Ann Widdecombe on 'Strictly Come Dancing'. The Olympic gold medal-winning c...

2012's Mountain of Bike Books for Christmas

Mark Perryman | Posted 25.01.2013 | UK Sport
Mark Perryman

There is no sign that British cycling's success story will end on 31 December 2012, nor much denting of cycling's growing popularity as a participation sport exercise. These books will not only liven up your seasonal reading but act as a testament to what it has taken for British cycling to become such an incredible success story

RESULTS: Whose Time On The Dancefloor Is Up?

PA | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Olympic gold medal-winning cyclist Victoria Pendleton has become the latest celebrity to leave 'Strictly Come Dancing'. She and her partner Brendan...

On Your Bike! Halfords Receives Boost From 'Wiggins Effect'

Charlie Thomas | Posted 21.11.2012 | UK

Car parts and bicycle retailer Halfords has suffered a sales slump of 1.9% despite expectations that a "summer of sport" would boost revenue. Half-...

'My Days Are Numbered'

PA | Posted 20.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Victoria Pendleton has admitted she feels her days are numbered on 'Strictly Come Dancing'. The retired Olympic star avoided the dance-off this wee...

STRICTLY COME DANCING: The Highest Score Of The Series

PA | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' has lit up Wembley Arena with "jewel of the Nile" Denise Van Outen achieving the highest score of the series. Along with he...

STRICTLY: Victoria Enlists Brendan's Help For Her Wedding

PA | Posted 05.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Victoria Pendleton plans to enlist 'Strictly Come Dancing' partner Brendan Cole to help with her first dance at her wedding. Olympic cycling's gold...

STRICTLY: 'It's Hard Pretending To Love Brendan'

PA | Posted 29.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

'Strictly Come Dancing' star Victoria Pendleton has admitted that she struggles to pretend she is in love with dance partner Brendan Cole during their...

Victoria Pendleton Swaps the Track for the Tango

Stephen Milton | Posted 26.12.2012 | Home
Stephen Milton

While Pendleton's stock on the track has been evident for years, less well known is the fact she's a devotee of high fashion and a staunch fan of Jimmy Choo shoes, Gucci heels and almost anything in Stella McCartney's range.

PREVIEW: What's In Store For Strictly's Halloween Special?

PA | Posted 26.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Victoria Pendleton is to play a corpse bride in this weekend's Halloween-themed edition of 'Strictly Come Dancing' - just months before she is due to ...