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7 November 2013 - 1:17pm
Triathlon England brings in CTC, the national Cycling Charity to train ride leaders.
Triathlon England has chosen CTC, the national cycling charity to design a training course for volunteer ride leaders.
23 October 2013 - 3:50pm
The countdown begins to the Yorkshire Grand Départ
photo Steve Jones and Leeds Cycling Campaign
The full route for the 2014 Tour de France was today unveiled in Paris with Yorkshire flying the flag for the UK with the Grand Départ 2014.
7 October 2013 - 4:19pm
Hope for a bike boost in Belfast as Giro d’Italia 2014 route announced
The McClelland family at the 'Titanic' starting point in Belfast
It is the first time this prestigious international event is being held outside continental Europe. The Giro d'Italia 2014 will travel from Belfast to Trieste in 21 stages and route details have just been announced.
2 October 2013 - 11:51pm
Pioneering Black Cyclist remembered during Black History Month
Major Taylor racing in Paris 1908
The ‘Major Taylor Century Ride’ takes place in Massachusetts this week. On 6 October, over 100 cyclists will ride up to 100 miles to pay homage to the first African American athlete to achieve World Champion status.
17 September 2013 - 12:40pm
Surrey based cycling charity already looking forward to the NEXT Tour of Britain
The team take part in Tour deFeminin Krasna Lipa stage race in the Czech Republi
As the Tour of Britain arrives in the county, Surrey based cycling charity CTC looks forward to the next big event – the Women's Tour
10 September 2013 - 2:17pm
Team CTC ride the UCI Tour Cycliste Féminin International de l'Ardèche
Team CTC, in their final UCI tour of the 2013 road season, returned from competing in the Tour Cycliste Féminin International de l'Ardèche with smiles, miles and sweat aplenty left on the roads of Southern France.
23 July 2013 - 2:34pm
CTC backs the growing call for a women's Tour de France
Tamina Oliver (left) Photography: David Higgleton
CTC wholeheartedly supports Britain’s former world champion and Olympic medallist Emma Pooley in her campaign for a women’s Tour de France. The charity's Chief Executive Gordon Seabright has added his name to the list now numbering over 71,000.
22 July 2013 - 3:09pm
CTC's Tejesh Mistry says 'Let's build on the success that has already been achieved in cycling'
CTC Development Manager Tejesh Mistry on Sky News
CTC Development Manager Tejesh Mistry was invited to join in the coverage of the Tour de France yesterday as a guest on Sky News to reflect on the impact Tour and Olympic fever has had at grass roots level for cycling.
22 July 2013 - 11:03am
Tour de France Froome victory sure to get more people cycling
Chris Froome
CTC's Chief Executive Gordon Seabright has added the charity's congratulations to the list of those praising Chris Froome's "brilliant" Tour de France victory. Gordon said "The growth in cycling will surely continue following Team Sky's sporting success."
31 May 2013 - 12:06am
Strong Colchester performance sees Team CTC notch first points in the JHTGP tour series
Tamina Oliver racing in Colchester
Team CTC’s Lydia Boylan, Tamina Oliver and Astrid Wingler put on a fine display as the Johnson Health Tech Grand Prix Series entered its second round in Colchester on Thursday afternoon.
21 May 2013 - 11:31am
Double success for Team CTC ahead of televised tour series
Lydia Boylan
Lydia Boylan crossed the line in first place in the South East regional road race championships on Saturday 18th May, whileTracey Fletcher climbed onto the podium with a second place in the East Midlands Regional road race championships the following day.
7 May 2013 - 3:21pm
Top 7 placing for Team CTC in Bedford Bank Holiday Race
Team CTC riders at the start line
Team CTC manager Steve Bailey said: “It was a tough Bank Holiday weekend of racing in all that the weather could throw at us” after the riders' first stage race of the year
22 April 2013 - 10:00am
Eileen Sheridan
Eileen Sheridan on a 12-hour time trial
Eileen Sheridan was one of the most celebrated cyclist (male or female) in the 1940s and 1950s. Many of the records she set then have not yet been broken, and she is now in her 90th year! She remains a positive force for cycling, and a member of CTC...
22 March 2013 - 12:13pm
Women's road racing to get own tour
Tour of Britain logo
The announcement of the route for this year's Tour of Britain has just been made. For the first time, next spring will see a stage race for women too.
30 January 2013 - 5:18pm
Winter cycling training tips
Dorset - cycling
Struggling for motivation to ride in the cold and dark this winter? Here are a few tips from Cycling UK's John Storms to keep you going until spring gets here and it's a bit brighter.
21 January 2013 - 3:35pm
CTC elite women’s racing team launches at the London Bike Show
CTC, the national cycling charity presented its elite women’s cycling team on Saturday at the London Bike Show.
21 January 2013 - 3:27pm
Team CTC is launched - now meet the riders
Team CTC is launched - now meet the riders
CTC's sponsorship of an elite women's road racing team was announced at The London Bike Show on Saturday 19 January. The team members will enter a series of events in the UK and abroad, and will also act as ambassadors for women's cycling.
14 January 2013 - 11:27am
National cycling charity launches women’s elite cycling team
Team CTC is a new elite women's cycling team
CTC, the national cycling charity is launching a UK-based elite women’s cycling team that will take on a number of big races in the 2013 racing calendar.
10 January 2013 - 2:16pm
Training plan for sportives and charity cycle rides
Training for sportives and charity cycle rides
To help you get the most out of your big cycling challenge this year, Cycling UK's John Storms has put together a ten week training plan to set you up for success
20 December 2012 - 1:18pm
What to eat and drink for a long Charity, Sportive or 100 mile ride
nutrition for a longer rides
Spending the better part of day on the bike is no joke. To maximise your enjoyment we've put together some sample menus for longer rides.
 
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