Cycling

Welsh offroad cycling campaign wins high profile backing … more mountain biking in Wales will have many benefits, says ex-world champion Manon Carpenter. Evans Cycles Blog

Rwanda pledges to change the face of cycling … new coach is helping women overcome prejudice and suspicion. Evans Cycles Blog

Scotland doubles funds for cycling  more funds for active travel could make Scotland the UK’s cycling nation. Evans Cycles Blog

Hopes high for better rural access in Wales … cycling could soon be allowed on Welsh country footpaths, boosting incomes for local economies. Evans Cycles Blog

More bikes, fewer cars  London Mayor’s new ambitions … Sadiq Khan wants the capital to be a city of cycling and walking. Evans Cycles Blog

Sustrans marks birthday with ambitions for better routes for cyclists … the cycling and walking charity marks its 40th year with the promise of more traffic-free links and street redesigns that put people before cars. Evans Cycles Blog

Could the ‘toxin tax’ fund cycling? … campaigners call for polluter penalties in clean air zones and for the funds to be ring-fenced for no-emission transport. Evans Cycles Blog

Bike to work schemes a success  tax-free-bike initiatives offer cash and health benefits across Europe. Evans Cycles Blog

Minimum wage for women cyclists … salaries for female riders? Not any time soon, warns race organiser SweetSpot. Evans Cycles Blog

Cycle touring in the Canaries … Gran Canaria is a scenic and challenging option for cyclists looking to build up their fitness in early spring sunshine. Evans Cycles Blog

Motherhood and cycling – a perfect match … in time for International Women’s Day recent-mum Barbara Murray followed in illustrious footsteps in shrugging off childbirth to tackle one of our toughest mountain bike races. Evans Cycles Blog

Scotland’s Deeside could be a ‘mini-Holland’ … Jon Entwistle says north-east Scotland has the space, roads and countryside to be a cycling mecca. Evans Cycles Blog

Never too old to cycle … how Watford Cycle Hub is giving people the skills and confidence to become regular riders. Evans Cycles Blog

Cyclist Kajsa launches sweat pledge … world record breaker Kajsa Tylen is urging us all to do more exercise and step out of our comfort zones. Evans Cycles Blog

Inspired by Wiggins … amputee Kevin Brennan will battle inner demons when he attempts to set a daunting 12-hour record for the distance cycled in an outdoor velodrome. Evans Cycles Blog

Report highlights cycling’s cash worth … cycling and cycling industries are generating benefits worth nearly £450 bn across Europe, including £21 bn in the UK. Evans Cycles Blog

Guinness glory … Nottingham cyclist Kajsa Tylen has smashed the women’s record for distance cycled in a year. Evans Cycles Blog

On the bucket list … riding  from one coast to another is a must-do for many adventurous cyclists. The C2C across northern England is one of the most stunning and popular sea-to-sea routes. Evans Cycles Blog

Record beckons … Kajsa Tylen is on schedule to cycle further than any other female in a year. Evans Cycles Blog

The birds and the bees … Sustrans is helping wildlife by creating new habitats next to many of its most popular routes. Evans Cycles blog

‘It’s about taking risks’ … seven elite cyclists attempt a 36-hour, non-stop, Highland record to encourage others to make the most of their talents. Evans Cycles Blog

Beryl the Brilliant … dare we say that Beryl Burton is Britain’s greatest ever cyclist, female or male? If so, why is she such a secret? Evans Cycles Blog

Gold plated … female racing cyclists are finally being rewarded for their efforts, in Britain at least. Evans Cycles Blog

Jordan by bike … a small country with big appeal for adventurous on and offroad cyclists. Evans Cycles Blog

No brainer … more cycling could reap vast benefits and save huge amounts of money, a study suggests. The question is how to unlock that potential. Evans Cycles Blog

Pioneers … several women have been cycling legends, even as long ago as the 19th century. How many of those ground-breakers do we remember today. Evans Cycles Blog

Cycling heroes … among the benefits of working for Evans is the chance to race for the company team. Any cycling discipline counts. Evans Cycles Blog

Triumph and trepidation … stifling heat and the toughest route to date welcomed some of Europe’s top offroad cyclists to the week-long Transpyr mountain bike race across the Pyrenees. Here’s how two of them fared. Evans Cycles blog

Shu in … determined Shu Pillinger has become the first British woman to complete the daunting 3,000-mile Race Across America within the 12 day time limit. Evans Cycles Blog