Cycle track between Alverstone and Sandown to close for major water works

post with cycle path sign

After only recently reopening, it looks as though the cycle track between Alverstone and Sandown will be closed again - this time for works by Southern Water

Thursday, 18th February, 2021 4:55pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Four free e-bikes on offer to support key workers during lockdown

key worker with e-bike

There are four e-bikes available. Key workers need to explain how it will help them to start cycling to work. The strongest applications will receive an e-bike on loan

Monday, 18th January, 2021 2:23pm

By IW Council Press Office

Isle of Wight council to get £235,600 to improve cycling networks

cycle lane markings on a badly made road

It will be interesting to see whether suggestions from Cycle Wight are considered this time round

Tuesday, 24th November, 2020 3:32pm

By The Office of Bob Seely with 9 readers' comments

Grab a £50 ‘Fix Your Bike’ voucher from second round

man on a bicycle

The first batch of vouchers disappeared pretty swiftly, so if you're planning to claim one this time, best move fast

Monday, 16th November, 2020 3:45pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Watch Sam Pilgrim crown ‘Ventnor – The place to urban downhill’, as professional mountain bikers ride the steps

at the top of st albans steps

This video of Professionals riding bikes down Ventnor steps will get you gasping, as they ride from the top of the town - down staircases(!) - right down to the beach. Clearly not for your everyday rider

Monday, 2nd November, 2020 12:59pm

By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments

£8,000 raised by cycling equivalent of 64 laps of the Isle of Wight during lockdown

Michael and Nigel

The Seaview businessman wanted to do something to acknowledge the outstanding support and care received from Mountbatten, who look after our loved ones in their final hours of need

Monday, 2nd November, 2020 9:07am

By Kellie White

Isle of Wight ‘the dream location’ says professional mountain biker, Tom Isted

tom isted and sam hodgson

The 'Island of Dreams' is how professional mountain biker Tom Isted described the Isle of Wight, after his weekend of extreme sports here. Watch the video within

Wednesday, 28th October, 2020 1:17pm

By Sally Perry

Dedicated young triathletes put hours of training into practice in Isle of Wight Triathlon Club Duathlon

Isle of Wight Triathlon Club competitors

The club coaching team commented on the brilliant camaraderie between the team mates and the encouragement they all gave each other out on the course.

Monday, 26th October, 2020 1:30pm

By Julie Van der Helstraete

All ages from Isle of Wight Triathlon Club take on Hever Castle Triathlon, with some great results (photos)

Hever Caste Triathalon

The coaching team couldn’t have wanted better results and paid testament to the triathletes' dedication to their coaching over a hard year

Tuesday, 20th October, 2020 8:32am

By Julie Van der Helstraete

Your unwanted bicycle could be heading to Africa this week: Don’t miss deadline

Three way point where Germany Holland and Belgium meet

Re~Cycle is a real community effort: bikes are donated by local people; free storage is provided by Innerspaces; free truck hire is given by Bartlett’s; free ferry crossing is provided by Wightlink and fuel is paid for by a grant from PedalAid.

Monday, 19th October, 2020 5:19pm

By Sue Bailey with one comment

Isle of Wight cyclists take part in Hill Climbs Championship

Winner cyclist Kev chant

The TT Series and the Hill Climbs Championship have proved to be a great success and showcased how amazing the spirit is amongst the Isle of Wight cycling community who either competed in, or supported the events

Friday, 16th October, 2020 3:40pm

By Julie Cooper

Wight Tri athlete takes on Hever Castle Olympic Distance Triathlon

Adrian heng with his bicycle

Liz shares this latest update with details of Adrian Heng's efforts at the Hever Castle Olympic Distance Triathlon, as well as his daughter's fantastic performance in the one mile swim event

Tuesday, 13th October, 2020 10:42am

By Liz Dunlop