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by Matt de Neef
June 5, 2017
In today’s edition of the CT Daily News Digest: Thomas De Gendt wins stage 1 of the Criterium du Dauphine; Greg Van Avermaet wins the Tour of Luxembourg; Team Sky takes narrow win in the inaugural Hammer Series event; Mathieu van der Poel victorious in the Boucles de la Mayenne; Andrew Suzuki leads the Trans Am Bike Race; Chaves “so happy” to return to racing at the Dauphine; UCI president Brian Cookson announces bid for second term; India launches its first bike-share scheme; Peter Sagan’s newest TV commercial.
This weekend the city of Mysuru became the first in India to have its own public bike-share scheme, joining more than 600 cities around the world.
The scheme, known as “Trin Trin”, features 450 bicycles shared across 48 docking stations in the city of 1.2 million people. To use Trin Trin, would-be riders have to be registered as members of the system — for a cost of 350 Rupee (AU$7.30) — and then pay a nominal fee per use.
Follow the link to read more at The Hindu.