National Road Championships 2017: Isle of Man set to stage major cycling event

Hosting the British Cycling National Road Championships can help put the Isle of Man at the forefront of world cycling, the event’s director has said. The biggest date in the British road race calendar will see men’s and women’s champions crowned in both road and time-trial disciplines. Director Steve Shimmin said the project started 11…

Get moving with Team Personal Best – sign up or promote your own event

As London prepares to host both the World Athletics and World Para Athletics Championships this summer, the organisers are encouraging the wider public to get active in support of the events. A grassroots initiative – entitled Team Personal Best – aims to attract people of all ages, abilities and levels of fitness to take part…

Jonas Blixt & Cameron Smith four clear in New Orleans team event

Classic of New Orleans third-round leaderboard -19 J Blixt (Swe) & C Smith (Aus); -15 K Kisner (US) & S Brown (US), C Hoffman (US) & N Watney (US); -14 J Spieth (US) & R Palmer (US); -13 B Stuard (US) & C Stroud (US); -12 K Kraft (US) & K Tway (US), A Cabrera…

Tour de France 2017: Simon Yates to contest race after missing 2016 event

Simon Yates will contest the 2017 Tour de France after missing last year’s race because of a failed drugs test. The Briton served a four-month ban as a result of the failed test, which was blamed on an administrative error over his use of an asthma inhaler. The 24-year-old was also expected to miss this…