The 69th edition of La Vuelta a Espana begins this weekend, with half-hour daily highlights packages with all the action from the Spanish tour, before LIVE coverage of the thrilling final eight stages begins from Saturday 6 September.
The 2014 season of the UCI Mountain Bike World Cup concludes this weekend in the new venue of Méribel, with the overall titles being awarded in the eliminator, downhill and cross-country disciplines.Full Story
Thirteen Australians and New Zealanders are set to take part in the 69th edition of the Vuelta a España and they won't be there just to make the numbers. Cycling Central takes a look at all the Antipodeans lining up for the final Grand Tour of the season that starts in Jerez de La Frontera, Saturday, and how you can expect them to fare.Full Story
THURSDAY 21 AUGUST 2014
The Cycling Central Podcast returns after an extended hiatus, and we’re exceedingly happy to again be in this fine, rather spartan studio at SBS HQ to talk all things cycling.Full Story
Fresh from winning the team pursuit world title in Korea a little over a
week ago, Wollongong’s Josie Talbot will return to the Subaru National
Road Series, when the fifth event on the calendar begins on Friday in
WEDNESDAY 20 AUGUST 2014
MONDAY 18 AUGUST 2014
You’re fully aware that you haven’t ridden a bike for more than five minutes in over six weeks, you’ve been eating like a slob, and your recent physical activity level could at best be described as ‘slothful’. And yet somehow, you’re totally and utterly convinced that when you jump back on the bike, for that first, ice-breaking ride, it’ll all be fine. That you’ll be conquering Cols like the pros.Full Story
SUNDAY 17 AUGUST 2014
Steve Thomas is about to tackle the Haute Route - the highest and toughest cyclosportive in the world, a seven day timed and ranked road race for amateur cyclists that covers more than 800km and 20 mythical cols, across the world’s great cycling terrain.