Isle of Wight council make decision on Tour of Britain cycle race plans

OVO Energy Tour of Britain 2019 - Stage 2: Kelso to Kelso, Scotland

The tour regularly attracts the world’s top cyclists, including Olympic and world champions and Tour de France winners, who compete over eight days each September in the UCI ProSeries event

Thursday, 9th January, 2020 10:55pm

By IW Council Press Office with 3 readers' comments

Isle of Wight could host start and finish of 2021 Tour of Britain cycle race

Sport - Cycling - OVO Energy Tour of Britain 2019 - Stage 1: Glasgow to Kirkcudbright, Scotland - The peloton out on the roads.

Hosting the start and finish of the Tour of Britain could be a major coup for the Isle of Wight, but it's dependent on raising £340,000 of sponsorship

Friday, 3rd January, 2020 9:16am

By IW Council Press Office with 8 readers' comments

Isle of Wight cyclist takes on grueling Roc d’Azur mountain bike race

ben johnson in south of france

Big up Ben Johnson who took on the grueling 52-mile loop with over 2,300 metres of climbing and descending on technical trails deemed to be one of the hardest mountain bike races in Europe

Thursday, 17th October, 2019 9:17am

By Russell Thomson

Great results for Isle of Wight athletes

wight tri Sean Williams running

A great result for Wight Tri's Pete Carter in the Gold Hill 10km race and excellent qualifying position for Sean Williams in the Duathlon

Thursday, 17th October, 2019 9:10am

By Liz Dunlop

Top five position for Isle of Wight cyclist

James Veal racing at Portmore

Despite developing cramp in both legs with 20kms to go, James Veal managed a provisional sixth place in the Portmore Classic road race.

Monday, 7th October, 2019 8:14am

By Russell Thomson

Charity fundraising cycling app on track to hit 50,000km – mystery prize on offer

looking over handlebars of bike down the cycle path

The PedalAid user who hits the magic 50,000 kilometre target will win a mystery prize. Will it be you?

Friday, 4th October, 2019 1:30pm

By IW Council Press Office

Cycle challenge raises more than £6,000 for Mountbatten

cyclists riding towards Freshwater Bat

Challenging weather did not deter more than 250 people from taking part in the ride from Culver to the Needles Old Battery and back.

Tuesday, 1st October, 2019 10:58am

By Matt White with one comment

Isle of Wight cyclists compete in time trials

Riders on the podium

Riders took part in the Julian Jenkinson Memorial TT - Utag 10mm and the Wightlink Wight-Mountain Time Trial series. Report within.

Monday, 9th September, 2019 8:56am

By Russell Thomson

Wight Tri atheletes represent Team GB in Switzerland

wight tri - Stuart Dyer

Two Wight Tri members represented Tema GB at the ITU Age Group World Standard Distance Triathlon Championships, in Lake Geneva, Lausanne, Switzerland.

Tuesday, 3rd September, 2019 8:31am

By Liz Dunlop

Isle of Wight ‘gears up’ for annual Ride and Stride

Rev Clive Todd riding a penny farthing in Oxford

A record £65,000 was raised last year for essential church repairs, renovation and restoration across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight. Details of this year's event within.

Tuesday, 3rd September, 2019 8:08am

By Gaye Spencer with one comment

Wight Tri member takes on London Triathlon for the fifth time

Jack elton-waters cycling

Great effort from Wight Tri member, Jack Elton-Walters when he took part in the London Triathlon for the fifth time.

Thursday, 22nd August, 2019 8:59am

By Liz Dunlop

Isle of Wight cyclist, Matt Allsopp, wins Fat Creations Series at Goodwood

wightlink wight mountain cycle race team member on the podium

The pressure was on to defend Allsopp’s place at the top, but he gathered enough points to win the series comfortably.

Tuesday, 20th August, 2019 12:24pm

By Russell Thomson