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From Cheryl Cole to Guy Ritchie, every man and his dog are taking up cycling these days. As well as getting you to work twice as fast as the losers in the traffic jam, getting on your bike will keep you fit and healthy – and no, you don’t have lycra it up to get involved. This is super fun, not the Tour de France! Whether you’re yet to be convinced or need more help to get started, check out our posts below. They’ll have you ditching four wheels for two in no time at all…

Reasons to snog, marry and avoid Goldie Hawn, Dawn French and Victoria Beckham

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This week we’re snogging Kate Hudson’s mum, marrying Lenny Henry’s ex and avoiding a pouting princess…

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Cyclinspiration! Check out these awesome and inspiring bike blogs

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Whether you ride a fixie pimped up with all the latest gear or you’re still figuring out how to cycle in heels and a skirt, check out these five awesome bike blogs…

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Cycling essentials – What size bike do I need?

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Whether you’re looking for a new bike or taking up two wheels for the first time, check out our comprehensive guide to finding the best size of bike…

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Like cycling? Love music? Take a ride to the Maverick Festival for tipis and tunes

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Biking to summer musical festivals has proved to be extremely popular in recent years, so we’re delighted to reveal that our friends at the Festival of Bicycle will be running a similar ride to the Maverick Festival in Suffolk this year…

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Fancy going on an adventure? Don’t leave home without these manly travel must-haves

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It doesn’t matter where you’re going, the modern man should be equipped with all the essentials when traveling…

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Join The Big Pedal and cycle/scoot your way to class

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If you haven’t got involved already, it’s about time you hopped onto two wheels and joined the 2013 Big Pedal…

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Get a chance to be a cycling legend with a lap of honour inside the Velodrome

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If you didn’t get a place on Ride London but still want to ride a major sportive in and around the capital, then you may want to consider the The London Cycle Sportive…

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DREAM JOBS: On your bike! Saddle up with the hottest new cycling gear around

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As such avid bike fans, it was only a matter of time before we had a chat with Jonathan Lewis of VELECO…

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What do you get when you cross a bike with a drum kit…?

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No, it’s not the beginning of a bad cracker joke. Meet the man who has actually transformed his bicycle into a travelling drum kit…..

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Rain rain go away! Top tips for cycling in the British weather

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After the distinct lack of snow over Christmas, it looks like we’re in for more rain over the next few weeks! If you’re one of those awesome people who cycles all year round, we’re here with some top tips for dealing with the British weather on your bicycle…

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Make London a cyclist’s dream! Back the new campaign forcing Boris Johnson to put his money where his mouth is

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Sustrans has launched a public campaign/petition called Connect London to put pressure on the Mayor to support their aims and introduce a new cycle-safe Network…

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Reasons to Snog, Marry and Avoid Bradley Wiggins, Stella McCartney and Katie Holmes

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This week we’re giving Bradley Wiggins a big smooch, walking down the aisle with Stella McCartney and avoiding Katie Holmes and her overindulgent spending….

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Be a legend on two wheels! Find out how to get the Wiggins effect

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So Bradley Wiggins has scooped the Sports Personality of the Year award for 2012 and we’re pretty darn chuffed for him. As we get ready to say goodbye to the year 2012, we look back on a tremendous year in UK cycling…

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How to turn your bike into an automatic car (without all the nasty fumes)

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Scientists have built a clever phone app that will do the shifting for you thus turning your bike into an automatic…

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COMP: Be all grip and no slip on your bike! Win these cool MacWet gloves

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This week’s prize is another awesome cycling treat…

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COMP: Don’t be a shivering cyclist! Keep your toes toasty and WIN a pair of Heat Holders socks

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Let Heat Holders take care of your frosty feet, and ease you comfortably through cycling in the brisk British weather…

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