Cycling

  • England's David Daniell celebrates winning silver in the Men's Keirin at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi. Picture credit: PA Wire/PA Archive/Press Association Images

    GB cyclist David Daniell to visit University of Sunderland

    April 7, 2016 at 12:58 pm

    Commonwealth Silver medalist and Great Britain cyclist David Daniell is set to visit the University of Sunderland on Friday through the University Sport Activation Fund. Daniell will be visiting the University of Sunderland tomorrow in his capacity as one of Sport England’s Sporting Champions – a team of current and retired […]

     
  • Wearsiders gear up for Sunderland’s fifth annual Big Bike Ride – SR NEWS

    Wearsiders gear up for Sunderland’s fifth annual Big Bike Ride – SR NEWS

    June 2, 2015 at 3:43 pm
     
  • County Cycling Association to hold awards night

    County Cycling Association to hold awards night

    January 9, 2015 at 11:30 am

    After a hotly contested and well supported 2014 season, the Northumberland & Durham Cycling Association have announced that they’ll be holding an awards night in January 2015. The event is open to all and they hope to see a good turnout from all the North East clubs. There’s also an […]

     
  • Sunderland Cycling club to host awards evening

    Sunderland Cycling club to host awards evening

    December 28, 2014 at 10:00 am

    Sunderland Cycling Clarion Club will be hosting an awards evening to celebrate the past years accomplishments in January. The awards evening will be held at Wearside Masonic Temple in Sunderland on Saturday January 24. Matt France, Sunderland Cycling Clarion Club press officer, said: “The awards evening in January celebrates the […]

     
  • Carl Donaldson took up cycling in a bid to be healthier after his daughter was born

    Cycling Champ’s quest to be “a healthier father” changed his life

    December 18, 2014 at 10:30 am

    Cyclist Carl Donaldson has revealed how the birth of his daughter fuelled his quest for a healthier life. The 34-year-old, who was recently named the Northumberland and District Cycling Association 2014 Individual Championship Trophy Best All-Rounder, has spoke of how he lost a third of his bodyweight to go from weighing […]

     
  • Sunderland Cycling Clarion Club looking to attract new members

    Sunderland Cycling Clarion Club looking to attract new members

    December 11, 2014 at 3:24 pm

    The Sunderland Cycling Clarion Club is looking to attract new members of all ages in the New Year. The club is the oldest cycling club in the Sunderland area with roots going back into the late 1800’s when they formed a section of the National Clarion Cycling Club. They now […]

     
  • Sunderland seek success in 20th edition of Commonwealth Games

    Sunderland seek success in 20th edition of Commonwealth Games

    July 23, 2014 at 5:00 pm

    The opening ceremony of the 20th Commonwealth Games takes place tonight in Scotland’s largest City, Glasgow. Also known as the ‘Shipbuilding Capital of the World’, Glasgow will be hosting the games for the first time and the North East looks set to be well represented, with over twenty athletes competing […]

     
  • Sarah Storey celebrates breaking her own World Record during Qualifying for the Women's C5 Individual Pursuit. Picture Credit: David Davies/PA Wire

    Sunderland Clarion benefit from cycling boom

    October 28, 2013 at 3:00 pm

    With the cycling season now having come to an end, SportsByte’s Christabel Howdon-Bancroft spoke to Sunderland Clarion CC press officer Matt France on how the season has been for them and where the club is going in the next year. How has the club performed this season in terms of […]

     
  • Chris Scott finished

    Scott pleased with result at BUCS Downhill Mountain Biking Championship

    April 22, 2013 at 9:57 am

    University of Sunderland’s Christopher Scott finished 68th in the BUCS annual Downhill Mountain Biking Championship this weekend. Scott, 20, from Washington, was competing with over 360 riders from various universities for victory at Combe Sydenham Country Park in Somerset. He said: “I’m very happy with my performance as I got […]

     
  • Wiggins secures Team GB's first gold medal at the 2012 Olympics. Picture Credit: EMPICS Sport

    SPOTY Contender: Bradley Wiggins

    December 13, 2012 at 1:30 pm

    If the BBC Sports Personality of the Year Award is to honour a sportsperson who has achieved something momentous with all the grace, humility, wit and warmth that is so often associated with a truly great British winner, then it should surely look to honour Bradley Wiggins. Here is a […]