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Revealed: the cause of the Australian team pursuit bar failure

After six months of soul searching following the Tokyo Olympics, AusCycling has handed down its finding.

Meet Anna Kiesenhofer, the unlikely Olympic champion

Now that the dust has settled on her Olympic success, we get to know this self-styled "perfectionist without any compromises".

Preview: Your guide to the cycling events at the Tokyo Paralympics

What you need to know about all the different disciplines, how the different paracycling classes work, and some of the riders to watch.

Freewheeling Podcast: Track cycling is pretty rad

The 2020 Tokyo Olympics have officially come to a close.

CyclingTips Podcast: The omnium gold that ended the drought

Plus, the final Grand Tour of 2021 is coming!

History was made three times on the last day of Olympic track cycling

Kelsey Mitchell (Canada), Jason Kenny (Great Britain) and Jennifer Valente (USA) won historic gold medals on the last day of the Olympics.

Women's Cycling Weekly: Issue 37

Amy Jones reports on all the news in women's cycling this week.

That radically original British Cycling track bike might not be so original

Patent docs dating back to 2016 bear striking resemblance to the Team GB Lotus x Hope machine.

Italy takes team pursuit gold with another world record

In a nail-biting finish Italy was able to peg back Denmark and set a new benchmark.

The AU$2,900 latex skinsuit New Zealand is using at the Tokyo Olympics

A relaxed UCI rule meant Champion System could bring back some of its old tech to make its riders faster.

Confusion reigns as Denmark and Great Britain collide in the team pursuit

Denmark's Freddy Madsen collides with Team GB's Charlie Tanfield in the closing stages of the men's team pursuit.

Four team pursuit world records broken in one day at the Tokyo Olympics

That's three team pursuit world records in two days.

Bastion confirms its handlebar was responsible for Aussie team pursuit crash

The handlebar seems to have been made by Bastion Cycles. But questions remain.

Argon 18 says its handlebar wasn't responsible for Aussie team pursuit crash

Argon 18 responds to crash involving its Electron Pro frame and opens even more questions on the failed handlebar.

Denmark's pursuit shin tape: UCI rule loophole or team-wide shin injury?

All four Danish riders in the team pursuit had identical strips of kinesio tape on their shins, but are these similar niggles or UCI rule...

Australian's handlebar snaps during Olympic team pursuit qualifying

It's not clear why Porter's handlebar broke.

Sprints, uphill finishes, team pursuit: England's Ethan Hayter can do it all

Another young talent from Great Britain, Hayter has come through the team pursuit ranks and is now making waves on the road.

Team USA’s Connor Fields is out of ICU after his horror BMX crash

Rio 2016 Olympic champion Connor Fields (USA) suffered a brain haemorrhage in his crash during Friday’s semi-final heat.

A deep dive into Team GB’s radical new track bike: All in for 2%

British Cycling debuted a groundbreaking track bike back in November 2019 in its bid for Olympic glory in Tokyo, Japan. Without a doubt, ...