Everything tagged with wiggins

Discussion: Westminster to honour Sir Bradley Wiggins

In response to a petition on its web site, Westminster has decided to honour Sir Bradley Wiggins. After the full council considered the petition, it agreed: ‘That the City Council congratulate Sir Bradley Wiggins, CBE, it’s [sic] for...

Blog post: Wiggins call for helmet compulsion is damaging diversion from lack of safe Olympic cycle routes

Bradley Wiggins’ call for helmet compulsion in the wake of the death of the 28-year-old cyclist who was run over last night by a bus at a notoriously dangerous junction outside the Olympic Park, while well meant, is a serious diversion fro...

Blog post: Gold for Londoner Bradley Wiggins

In an extraordinary triumph for British cycling Londoner Bradley Wiggins has added an Olympic time trial gold to his yellow jersey in the Tour de France. The medal makes Wiggo Britain’s most be-medalled Olympian. Wiggins’ lieutenant in...

Blog post: Gold for Londoner Bradley Wiggins

In an extraordinary triumph for British cycling Londoner Bradley Wiggins has added an Olympic time trial gold to his yellow jersey in the Tour de France. The medal makes Wiggo Britain’s most be-medalled Olympian. Wiggins’ lieutenan...

Blog post: Londoner conquers Paris – Wiggo celebrates Tour win as Cav grabs final stage victory

Photo: Courtesy francetvsport Sporting his trademark sideburns and holding aloft the Tour’s stuffed lion London-bred Bradley Wiggins celebrated a remarkable victory in the most gruelling race in the world: “It's very surreal at...

Blog post: Herne Hill cycle track in south London re-opens with state-of-the-art surface

Herne Hill Velodrome in South London re-opened this week with a new £500,000 state-of-the-art surface paid for by British Cycling, the body that oversees the UK sports cycling. The buildings and track had fallen into disrepair in recent y...