Cycling: News

12 Jun 2024

Lifestyle

Cycle in style: Safety meets fashion

Cycling transcends being merely a mode of transportation; it's a lifestyle.

30 Apr 2024

Australia

Here's how much you should sit, stand, walk, sleep daily

A recent study by Australia's Swinburne University of Technology has shed new light on the ideal balance between rest and physical activity for peak health.

01 Aug 2023

USA

US cyclist Magnus White dies in training accident at 17

US Junior men's national team cyclist, Magnus White passed away at the tender age of 17 after he was struck by a vehicle while he was training at his home in Boulder, Colorado.

17 Jul 2023

France

Fan's selfie caused a massive crash at Tour de France

During Stage 15 of Tour de France 2023, on Sunday, a fan attempting to take a selfie caused a catastrophic crash involving approximately 20 riders.

06 Jul 2023

Fitness and Health

Watch out for downsides of excessive cycling on your body

Cycling is often celebrated and praised, but let us not overlook its less glamorous side.

03 Jun 2023

World Bicycle Day

World Bicycle Day: How bicycles have evolved over the years

On World Bicycle Day, let's go back in time to see how bicycles have changed over the years.

22 Sep 2022

Environment

World Car-Free Day 2022: History, activities, and more

Celebrated around the world on September 22 every year, World Car-Free Day encourages motorists to give up on their cars for a day and explore other alternatives.

05 Aug 2022

Health & Wellness

Here are some effective hacks to beat insomnia

Have you been finding it difficult to sleep at night no matter how tired you are?

07 Jul 2022

Health & Wellness

Don't have a lot of time to exercise? Try HIIT

High-intensity interval training or HIIT is a type of cardio workout that combines short bursts of intense exercises with periods of rest in between.

30 Jun 2022

India

Hero Lectro e-cycles become cheaper thanks to Rs. 15,000 subsidy

Hero Lectro, the e-bike brand of India's largest bicycle manufacturer Hero Cycles will receive a price reduction of up to Rs. 15,000 in Delhi, under the Delhi government's EV policy.

29 Jun 2022

Health & Wellness

5 best exercises for weight loss

If you are trying to lose weight, then following a healthy diet and exercising regularly should be an important part of your daily routine.

Indian cyclist accuses coach of 'inappropriate behavior': Details here

An Indian woman cyclist has accused the chief coach of national sprint team, RK Sharma, of "inappropriate behavior" during a camp in Slovenia.

03 Jan 2021

Health & Wellness

#HealthBytes: Exercises that can help in improving your stamina

Lack of stamina is not uncommon, but with the current pandemic situation, it has worsened due to the lack of movement.

11 Aug 2020

Health & Wellness

What are the health benefits of cycling?

As a low-impact aerobic exercise, cycling is a great way to stay active.

20 Dec 2018

India

#HealthBytes: 5 ways to improve your immunity, this winter season

The winter season has finally hit the top gear.

17 Nov 2018

Nashik

This doctor covered Kashmir-Kanyakumari in just 10 days, 11 hours!

A Nashik-based doctor has completed a cycle tour between Kashmir and Kanyakumari, covering a distance of 3,850 km in just 10 days and 11 hours, said Nashik Cyclists Foundation.

01 Sep 2018

India

#HealthBytes: 7 amazing health benefits of cycling

There are many perks that come with biking as a form of exercise- you don't need a dedicated time slot for it, you can literally ride to work, market, school etc; it's light on pocket, helps protect the environment, and is superbly fun.

30 Aug 2018

India

Best smart cycles available in India

If the ever-increasing price of petrol and diesel is bothering you, and public transport just isn't working out for you, smart, e-bikes are a great commuting alternative.

28 Aug 2018

Maharashtra

53-year-old Nashik Police Commissioner completes Ironman triathlon in France

Nashik Police Commissioner Ravinderkumar Singhal has successfully completed the Ironman triathlon which involves a set of physically grueling activities.

17 Aug 2018

Asian Championships

Junior Track Cycling World Championships: Indian Esow Alban wins sliver

The cycling star from Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Esow Alban, has won the silver medal at the World Junior Track Cycling World Championships in Switzerland.

Lance Armstrong settles $100 million doping fraud case

Tainted cyclist Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5 million to settle the federal fraud case.

09 Apr 2018

France

Belgian cyclist Michael Goolaerts dies aged 23

The cycling fraternity is mourning the death of Belgian cyclist Michael Goolaerts.

26 Dec 2017

Gurpreet Singh Sandhu

Special Olympics gold medallist turns laborer

Government's apathy against sportspersons is something that is not new in our country.

Cycling pro Chris Froome claims innocence after failing drug test

Renowned British cycling professional Chris Froome has claimed innocence after having failed drug test on his way to winning this year's Tour de Spain (Vuelta a Espana).

03 Sep 2017

Mumbai

Mumbai to soon have India's longest cycling, jogging track

Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis has approved Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation's plan to build a 39km-long cycling and jogging track along Mumbai's Tansa pipeline at a cost of Rs. 300cr.

14 Jul 2017

France

What helps a Tour de France cyclist last 23 days

Ever wondered how a Tour de France cyclist manages to cover a whopping 3,519 kms across 21 stages in just 23 days. Of course, mental determination, fitness and practice are all essential but you cannot ignore the role of a calorie-packed diet.