Cycling: Cancellara expected to be fit for time trial – Reuters Canada

LONDON (Reuters) – Swiss Fabian Cancellara is expected to defend his Olympic time trial title on Wednesday despite a bruised shoulder, his coach said on Tuesday. “I would say now he’s 90 per cent of his best form,” Luca Guercilena said after …

Cycling: Everything to lose for hosts Britain – YAHOO!

LONDON (Reuters) – Expectations are sky high and the Velodrome is likely to be at boiling point, but Britain will have more to lose than win when the Olympic track cycling action starts on Thursday. Team GB, who won seven of ten possible golds in Beijing …

Everything to lose for hosts Britain in Olympics cycling – YAHOO!

LONDON (Reuters) – Expectations are sky high and the Velodrome is likely to be at boiling point, but Britain will have more to lose than win when the Olympic track cycling action starts on Thursday. Team GB, who won seven of ten possible golds …

Nashville bike share program getting bigger – NBCNews.com

Mayor Karl Dean announced Tuesday morning that a bigger and better bike share program is heading to Nashville. The city is expanding its bike share system later this year to include 200 bikes available at 20 automated B-cycle kiosks. Nashville B …

British track cycling beauty Victoria Pendleton says secret to Team GB’s success will be battery-powered HOTPANTS – Daily Mail

That’s why Britain’s track cycling team will be kitted out with a top secret weapon in the velodrome this week – battery-powered, self-heating ‘hot pants’. Sir Chris Hoy, Victoria Pendleton and every member of the squad will sport individually-tailored and …

Moncton bike shops benefiting from transit lockout – ca.news.yahoo.com

Rick Snyder, co-owner of Mike’s Bike Shop on Rue Champlain, said his sales have jumped 10 per cent since the buses stopped running June 27. “They want fast ones ? you know they’re used to the bus getting them where they need to go fairly quickly ? so …

Hubway bike stations to be installed this month – Boston Globe

The first Hubway bike sharing stations will be installed in Somerville this month, according to city officials, who also announced an increase in the total number of stations from eight to 12. Word of the four-station expansion comes as the city …

Commuter Bike Company Brooklyn Cruiser Welcomes Citi Bike Share Program to New York City – YAHOO!

Commuter bike company Brooklyn Cruiser commented on New York City?s forthcoming bike share program. Having launched in 2011, Brooklyn Cruiser sees this as being a big boost not only for city biking, but also for the many businesses in and …

Cycling: Tiger Bauge eager to be released on the track – YAHOO!

“I’m in a cage. I wait, I train, the tiger will be released in a few days,” Bauge told reporters on Monday, three days before he and his French team mates contest the team sprint in the first day of track cycling at the London Games. Bauge claimed silver …

Bicyclist files suit against city, alleges unsafe drain in bike lane – Chicago Tribune

A Chicago man is suing the city and the Illinois Department of Transportation for negligence after he alleges an unsafe drain in a bike lane on the city?s Northwest Side caused him to fall while riding last August. Fred Steim filed a lawsuit …