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‘What I saw’ at the UCI Track Champions League in Berlin

A firsthand account of one night in Berlin’s ‘UFO’ velodrome for round two of the UCI Track Champions League.

What you need to know about the return of the UCI Track Champions League

Racing bikes in a velodrome under party conditions. What's not to like?

British Cycling's athletes are free to criticise Shell deal – if they wish

Athletes' contracts allow for fair comment but instruct against defamatory remarks.

Is track the antidote to bike race fatigue?

In high praise of track, or, an indictment of my obliterated attention span.

Spotted: Canyon have a new track bike

A new Canyon Speedmax Track CFR is on the way, here's what we know so far.

Elia Viviani's big day out

From one discipline to another, all within the span of a few hours.

'It's nice that someone gave a shit': The mission to save track cycling

The Track Champions League format is the latest gambit to revitalise the discipline, but will it work?

Pro bike: Major Taylor's 1903 Peugeot track bike

Wooden rims, a unique position, and an adjustable stem highlight Taylor's race bike

Why you should care about the new UCI Track Champions League

Equal prize money, disco lights, custom kit and a ‘new’ racing format are just a few reasons to tune into the UCI Track Champions League.

Ashton Lambie breaks four-minute pursuit barrier

Lambie set a new world record with a time of 3:59.93.

Track cycling events at the Tokyo Olympics, explained

Get up to speed on the different flavours of track cycling that you can expect to see.

Ashton Lambie will attempt to break the four-minute pursuit barrier

After dueling with Filippo Ganna for years, Lambie will attempt to push the pursuit record under four minutes

Australia reveals track team for Tokyo Olympics

The Australian Cycling Team has officially unveiled the 15-rider squad that it intends to send to the Tokyo Olympics. Leigh Howard, Kella...

The sprinter, her struggle, and the storm raging back home

Sarah Lee's bronze medal at the Berlin Track World Championships wasn't the biggest result of the meet – but after weathering a social me...

Ganna sets new men's individual pursuit world record, wins fourth title

Berlin (AFP) - Italian Filippo Ganna beat his own men's individual pursuit world record with a time of four minutes and 1.934 seconds bef...

Cycling Australia reveals new track bike for Tokyo Olympics

Cycling Australia has officially revealed the bike that its track riders will compete on at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Argon 18's new 2020 ...

French federation releases Look T20 track bike for Tokyo

On the heels of the release of Hope's wild Team GB track bike, French manufacturer Look has something special of its own: the T20 track m...

Bastion reveals 3D-printed parts for Australia’s 2020 Olympic track campaign

Late last month British Cycling revealed a wild-looking track bike it had developed (with Lotus and Hope Technology) with the 2020 Tokyo ...

The length of suffering: A gravel rider's unlikely pursuit record

Two years ago Ashton Lambie was a shop mechanic in Lawrence, Kansas, a gravel fiend, the fastest man to ride 430 miles across his home st...

After World time trial and national MTB titles, Van Vleuten eyes track success

Since returning home from the World Road Championships in Norway in September, newly crowned world time trial champion Annemiek van Vleut...

Ruth Winder’s secret to newfound success

The 2017 Amgen Breakaway from Heart Disease Empowered by SRAM (a.k.a the Women’s Tour of California) saw a great battle between the Ameri...