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# cycling - Friday 30 September, 2022

Public consultation opens for proposals for new cycle networks across 22 counties
# CycleConnects
# CycleConnects

Public consultation opens for proposals for new cycle networks across 22 counties

Fri 1:04 PM 16,460 Views 28 Comments

The cycle networks will form part of the CycleConnects: Ireland’s Cycle Network programme.

# cycling - Sunday 25 September, 2022

Poll: Should people be given grants to buy e-bikes?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should people be given grants to buy e-bikes?

Sep 25th 2022, 10:50 AM 44,456 Views 84 Comments

Electric bike initiatives in other countries include grants, scrappage schemes and interest-free loans.

Remco Evenepoel goes solo to win rainbow jersey
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Remco Evenepoel goes solo to win rainbow jersey

Sep 25th 2022, 9:38 AM 3,075 Views 0 Comments

Belgian backs up Vuelta a Espana victory with world road race title.

# cycling - Sunday 11 September, 2022

Richardson secures Rás na mBan victory after final day drama
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Richardson secures Rás na mBan victory after final day drama

Sep 11th 2022, 10:01 PM 2,695 Views 0 Comments

The Scottish rider was caught up in a crash on the wet roads with six laps to go.

Belgian Evenepoel wins first Grand Tour in Vuelta a Espana
# Madrid
From The42
# Madrid

Belgian Evenepoel wins first Grand Tour in Vuelta a Espana

Sep 11th 2022, 8:10 PM 1,648 Views 1 Comment

The 22-year-old dominated the three-week race, taking victory after the 21st and final stage won by Colombian Juan Sebastian Molano.

# cycling - Friday 9 September, 2022

Pedersen wins Vuelta 19th stage as Evenepoel maintains lead
# Cycling
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# Cycling

Pedersen wins Vuelta 19th stage as Evenepoel maintains lead

Sep 9th 2022, 5:42 PM 1,393 Views 0 Comments

As marks of respect following the death of Queen Elizabeth II, riders paused at the start line for a minute and the British-based Ineos team wore black armbands.

# cycling - Tuesday 6 September, 2022

Roglic crashes in Vuelta sprint gamble as Pedersen wins stage
# Andalusia
From The42
# Andalusia

Roglic crashes in Vuelta sprint gamble as Pedersen wins stage

Sep 6th 2022, 6:27 PM 2,205 Views 0 Comments

Adding to the drama, less than 3km out Evenepoel was hit by a puncture as Roglic looked set to eat into his 1min 34sec overall advantage.

# cycling - Monday 5 September, 2022

Ireland's Teggart retains sprint jersey at Tour of Britain
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Ireland's Teggart retains sprint jersey at Tour of Britain

Sep 5th 2022, 6:21 PM 2,006 Views 0 Comments

The Down rider is now on 18 points at the top of the overall sprints classification.

# cycling - Sunday 4 September, 2022

Roglic chips away at Evenepoel's lead as Arensman wins in the mountains
# Vuelta A Espana
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# Vuelta A Espana

Roglic chips away at Evenepoel's lead as Arensman wins in the mountains

Sep 4th 2022, 6:24 PM 2,527 Views 0 Comments

Roglic clawed back 15 seconds in the race for the Vuelta’s red jersey.

# cycling - Saturday 3 September, 2022

Carapaz climbs to Vuelta stage 14 win as race leader Evenepoel suffers
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Carapaz climbs to Vuelta stage 14 win as race leader Evenepoel suffers

Sep 3rd 2022, 5:51 PM 2,297 Views 0 Comments

Richard Carapaz bagged a gruelling stage win.

# cycling - Wednesday 31 August, 2022

Groves wins sprint after Alaphilippe becomes latest Vuelta casualty
# Stage 11
From The42
# Stage 11

Groves wins sprint after Alaphilippe becomes latest Vuelta casualty

Aug 31st 2022, 6:56 PM 1,450 Views 3 Comments

Double world champion Alaphilippe left the course in an ambulance after damaging a shoulder in a fall with less than 70km to go.

# cycling - Tuesday 30 August, 2022

Sam Bennett forced to withdraw from Vuelta after positive antigen test
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Sam Bennett forced to withdraw from Vuelta after positive antigen test

Aug 30th 2022, 3:10 PM 4,015 Views 5 Comments

Bennett was a leading contender for the green jersey with Dane Mads Pedersen.

# cycling - Saturday 27 August, 2022

Bennett loses green jersey in the Vuelta as Vine wins stage eight
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Bennett loses green jersey in the Vuelta as Vine wins stage eight

Aug 27th 2022, 9:13 PM 4,893 Views 0 Comments

Dane Mads Pedersen took the green jersey.

# cycling - Friday 26 August, 2022

Bennett extends lead in battle for Vuelta green jersey as Cofidis wins stage seven
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Bennett extends lead in battle for Vuelta green jersey as Cofidis wins stage seven

Aug 26th 2022, 4:44 PM 4,662 Views 2 Comments

Today’s race ended in a razor-edge, five-way dash for the line.

# cycling - Wednesday 24 August, 2022

Marc Soler takes home win on Vuelta a Espana
# On The Marc
From The42
# On The Marc

Marc Soler takes home win on Vuelta a Espana

Aug 24th 2022, 5:02 PM 1,992 Views 0 Comments

Sam Bennett retained his nine-point lead in the Green Jersey race.

# cycling - Tuesday 23 August, 2022

Roglic leads Vuelta after stage four victory, Bennett retains green jersey
# As It Stands
From The42
# As It Stands

Roglic leads Vuelta after stage four victory, Bennett retains green jersey

Aug 23rd 2022, 8:08 PM 2,446 Views 1 Comment

Mads Pedersen claimed second place on a stage for the third time.

# cycling - Saturday 20 August, 2022

Ireland's Sam Bennett wins stage two of Vuelta
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Ireland's Sam Bennett wins stage two of Vuelta

Aug 20th 2022, 4:54 PM 28,807 Views 12 Comments

Bennett clinched the victory after a 175.1km run between the Dutch towns of ‘s-Hertogenbosch and Utrecht.

# cycling - Wednesday 17 August, 2022

Quintana retrospectively disqualified from Tour de France over tramadol use
# Banned Substance
From The42
# Banned Substance

Quintana retrospectively disqualified from Tour de France over tramadol use

Aug 17th 2022, 7:22 PM 6,374 Views 0 Comments

The former two-time runner-up, 32, finished sixth overall in the race.

'Super happy' Ben Healy finishes sixth in time trial at European Championships
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

'Super happy' Ben Healy finishes sixth in time trial at European Championships

Aug 17th 2022, 7:06 PM 4,600 Views 0 Comments

It was a superb performance from the national champion in Munich.

# cycling - Monday 15 August, 2022

'Over the moon' - Two golds and bronze wrap up successful World Championships for Ireland
# Flying The Flag
From The42
# Flying The Flag

'Over the moon' - Two golds and bronze wrap up successful World Championships for Ireland

Aug 15th 2022, 6:28 PM 6,876 Views 2 Comments

Katie-George Dunlevy and Eve McCrystal secured a sixth World Championship title.

# cycling - Sunday 14 August, 2022

Sam Bennett sprints to fifth place in European Championships road race
# Dutch Gold
From The42
# Dutch Gold

Sam Bennett sprints to fifth place in European Championships road race

Aug 14th 2022, 2:19 PM 4,430 Views 3 Comments

Fabio Jakobsen of the Netherlands won gold in Munich.

# cycling - Friday 12 August, 2022

Ireland’s first BMX Freestyle representative qualifies for the European Championship final
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Ireland’s first BMX Freestyle representative qualifies for the European Championship final

Aug 12th 2022, 10:29 AM 2,577 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Henderson is through to tomorrow’s final.

# cycling - Thursday 11 August, 2022

Opinion: Galway councillors promised us a cycling solution months ago - nothing has happened
# Cycle Safety Galway
# Cycle Safety Galway

Opinion: Galway councillors promised us a cycling solution months ago - nothing has happened

Aug 11th 2022, 3:30 PM 12,416 Views 41 Comments

Local resident Gráinne Faller says anyone cycling in Galway faces dangerous roads and interactions with traffic every day.

# cycling - Monday 1 August, 2022

Irish cyclist Eddie Dunbar joins Australia's Team BikeExchange-Jayco
# On Yer Bike
From The42
# On Yer Bike

Irish cyclist Eddie Dunbar joins Australia's Team BikeExchange-Jayco

Aug 1st 2022, 1:40 PM 4,096 Views 2 Comments

Cork’s Dunbar leaves Ineos-Grenadiers on a three-year deal.

# cycling - Saturday 30 July, 2022

Van Vleuten takes yellow jersey on women's Tour de France
# Going Well
From The42
# Going Well

Van Vleuten takes yellow jersey on women's Tour de France

Jul 30th 2022, 5:11 PM 1,823 Views 0 Comments

Demi Vollering (SD Worx) finished second, 3mins 30sec behind, with Cecilie Uttrup Ludwig (FDJ-Suez) winning the sprint for third.

# cycling - Friday 29 July, 2022

Leader Vos wins stage 6 of women's Tour de France
# In Command
From The42
# In Command

Leader Vos wins stage 6 of women's Tour de France

Jul 29th 2022, 6:50 PM 1,494 Views 0 Comments

The 35-year-old Dutch rider edged out Marta Bastianelli and Lotte Kopecky in the sprint for the line.

# cycling - Sunday 24 July, 2022

Jasper Philipsen wins final stage as Jonas Vingegaard takes Tour de France crown
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Jasper Philipsen wins final stage as Jonas Vingegaard takes Tour de France crown

Jul 24th 2022, 8:19 PM 3,481 Views 0 Comments

Alpecin-Deceuninck’s Philipsen took his second victory of this Tour as he came around Dylan Groenewegen in the final few hundred metres.

# cycling - Saturday 23 July, 2022

Vingegaard virtually wraps up Tour de France title
# Great Dane
From The42
# Great Dane

Vingegaard virtually wraps up Tour de France title

Jul 23rd 2022, 5:53 PM 4,453 Views 2 Comments

The Dane only needs to cross the Champs-Elysees finish line in Paris on Sunday to guarantee the champion’s yellow jersey.

# cycling - Thursday 21 July, 2022

Sam Bennett named in Ireland team for European Championships
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Sam Bennett named in Ireland team for European Championships

Jul 21st 2022, 1:40 PM 3,386 Views 0 Comments

15 Irish riders will head to Munich next month.

# cycling - Wednesday 20 July, 2022

Defending champion Pogacar wins stage 17 of Le Tour but overall leader Vingegaard holds firm
# Pyrenees
From The42
# Pyrenees

Defending champion Pogacar wins stage 17 of Le Tour but overall leader Vingegaard holds firm

Jul 20th 2022, 5:27 PM 2,900 Views 0 Comments

Slovenian rider Pogacar now trails the Dane by two minutes and 18 seconds.

# cycling - Sunday 17 July, 2022

Vingegaard loses key allies as Tour de France hits boiling point
# Hotting Up
From The42
# Hotting Up

Vingegaard loses key allies as Tour de France hits boiling point

Jul 17th 2022, 5:44 PM 6,122 Views 2 Comments

As temperatures hit 40-degrees, Vingegaard overcame a fall to keep hold of his lead.

# cycling - Thursday 14 July, 2022

British rookie Pidcock wins Alpe d'Huez stage as Vingegaard stays in yellow
# Le Tour
From The42
# Le Tour

British rookie Pidcock wins Alpe d'Huez stage as Vingegaard stays in yellow

Jul 14th 2022, 6:24 PM 3,218 Views 2 Comments

GC leader Vingegaard held off a blistering Bastille Day attack from rival Tadej Pogacar.

# cycling - Wednesday 13 July, 2022

Tour de France explodes into life with Vingegaard's epic ride in the Alps
# Yellow Warning
From The42
# Yellow Warning

Tour de France explodes into life with Vingegaard's epic ride in the Alps

Jul 13th 2022, 5:13 PM 6,434 Views 5 Comments

Tadej Pogacar lost almost three minutes in the race for the yellow jersey.

# cycling - Sunday 10 July, 2022

Luxembourg's Jungels powers to stage nine victory at Tour de France, Pogacar holds yellow jersey
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Luxembourg's Jungels powers to stage nine victory at Tour de France, Pogacar holds yellow jersey

Jul 10th 2022, 6:20 PM 1,790 Views 1 Comment

Tadej Pogacar made a late burst for the line as the two-time defending champion further tightened his grip on the overall lead with a fifth-place finish.

# cycling - Saturday 9 July, 2022

Van Aert wins Tour de France stage eight, Pogacar holds lead
# As It Stands
From The42
# As It Stands

Van Aert wins Tour de France stage eight, Pogacar holds lead

Jul 9th 2022, 5:08 PM 2,632 Views 0 Comments

The Belgian rider won on a late incline ahead of Australia’s pre-stage favourite Michael Matthews.

# cycling - Saturday 2 July, 2022

'Second life' Jakobsen wins Tour second stage
# As It Stands
From The42
# As It Stands

'Second life' Jakobsen wins Tour second stage

Jul 2nd 2022, 5:08 PM 2,278 Views 1 Comment

Denmark’s Mads Pederson was third to give local fans double reason to celebrate.

# cycling - Thursday 23 June, 2022

Ben Healy crowned new Irish elite time trial champion
# Wrap
From The42
# Wrap

Ben Healy crowned new Irish elite time trial champion

Jun 23rd 2022, 11:12 PM 4,278 Views 3 Comments

In the women’s event, Kelly Murphy narrowly triumphed.

# cycling - Thursday 16 June, 2022

Late surge sees Sutton take race lead on stage 2 of Rás Tailteann
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Late surge sees Sutton take race lead on stage 2 of Rás Tailteann

Jun 16th 2022, 8:13 PM 3,299 Views 0 Comments

Today’s stage saw the riders faced with a 154.8km journey from Horse and Jockey to Castleisland.

# cycling - Wednesday 15 June, 2022

Teggart emerges through furious bunch sprint to take day one lead of An Rás Tailteann
# Cycling
From The42
# Cycling

Teggart emerges through furious bunch sprint to take day one lead of An Rás Tailteann

Jun 15th 2022, 8:01 PM 3,032 Views 1 Comment

Second over the line was Rory Townsend (Team Ireland), followed by Matteo Cigala (Team Carlow) who also scooped the County rider award. 

# cycling - Saturday 28 May, 2022

Jai Hindley snatches Giro d'Italia overall lead
# Going Strong
From The42
# Going Strong

Jai Hindley snatches Giro d'Italia overall lead

May 28th 2022, 5:06 PM 2,350 Views 1 Comment

The Australian started the day just three seconds behind 2019 winner Richard Carapaz.

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