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Picture by Julian Brown for The Lancs Telegraph 23/05/14....Pendleâs gold medallist Steven Burke MBE puts the new Nelson cycle track through its paces..... (17647260)

Steven Burke helps Team GB qualify fastest at European Track Cycling Championships

TEAM-MATE: Lancashire RC’s Ian McKinley cheers Ben Huddart

Lee Baldwin retains Ramsbottom Rake title as Evans falls short

TOUGH: Action from the 2014 edition of the Ramsbottom Rake which was won by Lee Baldwin

High-quality field set for Ramsbottom Rake

RIDING TO VICTORY: Hope Factory Racing’s Paul Oldham took first place in the Three Peaks Cyclo-cross race in Yorkshire

Paul Oldham back in Peak form after superb win

DELIGHT: Richard Bideau has enjoyed a stellar season

Bideau makes history with BBAR victory

AIMING HIGH: Nab Racing train at Manchester Velodrome ahead of this weekend’s national championships

East Lancashire squad target medal in team pursuit at championships


Steven Burke heads high-quality track field at National Track Championships

SUPERB RIDE: Record-breaker Steve Irwin

Impressive Steve Irwin sets new record

PROUD: Brian Cookson, on the roads he used to cycle, vows to restore cycling’s reputation. Photo: TIM BRADLEY

TOUR OF BRITAIN: Union head will fight for scandal-free sport

The Pendle Hill bike

LIVE BLOG: Tour of Britain 2015 - Pendle and Ribble Valley

Alex Dowsett

BIG INTERVIEW: Tour of Britain star Alex Dowsett is ready to go through the S-pain barrier!

READY: Britain’s Ian Stannard, right, who will ride the Tour of Britain which starts on Sunday, chats to Chris Froome during a training day on the second rest day at this year’s Tour de France which Froome went on to win

Team Sky name strong Tour of Britain squad as Brit eyes stages and overall challenge

NOT SELECTED: Ian Wilkinson is not in the Raleigh line-up

Star Ian Wilkinson forced to miss Tour of Britain

Sir Bradley Wiggins

Sir Bradley Wiggins will ride in Aviva Tour of Britain

RIDING: Andre Greipel. pictured here winning a stage at the Tour de France, will ride the Tour of Britain

Stars confirmed to ride Tour of Britain

EFFORT: Richard Bideau

Impressive Bideau close to another famous win

WIN: Ryan Perry raced to victory in the national 25-mile championships

Burnley rider crowned 25-mile time trial champion on the back of Bideau’s joy

BATTLE: Team Raleigh’s Brad Morgan admits it will be tough to secure a spot in the Tour of Britain squad

Brad Morgan faces battle for Tour of Britain ride

Mark Cavendish

World class line-up set to contest Tour of Britain

ON THE BIKE: Brian Fogarty is set to take part in the UK Ironman Championships in Bolton tomorrow

THE BIG SATURDAY INTERVIEW: ‘Non-swimmer’ Brian Fogarty bids for Ironman masterstroke

Andrew Hawdon (Raleigh GAC)

VIDEO: Andrew Hawdon wins thrilling Colne Grand Prix

FAST AND FRANTIC: Action from the 2014 Colne Grand Prix won by Graham Briggs

Ian Wilkinson is ready to peak on home patch

BEATEN: Colne cyclist Steven Burke

Rider Ryan Perry smashes the course record

Rebecca Rimmington

Padiham's Rebecca Rimmington happy with nationals

RECORD BREAKER: Richard Bideau took nearly four minutes off the national 100-mile record last weekend

Breathtaking Richard Bideau shatters national best

Rebecca Rimmington

Padiham's Rebecca Rimmington edged out by star

FAST: Ryan Perry (right)

Top result in time trial for Burnley military man

FIRST WIN: Sam Boast

Burnley’s Steve Irwin leads the charge with new best time

OUT: Team Raleigh GAC’s Ian Wilkinson will miss the national championships this week as he continues to recover from injury

East Lancashire five aim to make national mark

IMPRESSIVE: Brian Fogarty

Brian Fogarty delighted by Lanzarote Ironman performance

TRAILBLAZER: Dave Ryding was Brad Morgan’s inspiration in skiing

BIG SATURDAY INTERVIEW: Former skier’s career went off-piste as he got in saddle

POPULAR: Cycle Sport Pendle coach Neil Welsh and some of the youngsters at a coaching session

Here come the girls! CSP youngsters shine

ACTION: Rimmington

Ian Wilkinson nets top 10 finish in Milk Race

JOY: Steve Irwin

Victory caps a wonderful weekend for Steve Irwin

WIN: Richard Bideau

Richard Bideau races to time-trial success

ALL SET: Wheelbase-Altura will guest ride at two Tour Series rounds this month Picture: WHEELBASE

Sam Boast keen to make Tour Series impact with Wheelbase Altura

NEW RECORD: Steve Irwin

Irwin sets new North Lancs Road Club 25-mile record


Peloton out of touch in Wilton GP

READY FOR THE TOUR: Ian Wilkinson is looking forward to the start of the Tour Series in the Isle of Wight

Ian Wilkinson eager for start of Tour Series

TEAM WIGGINS: Steven Burke, back, second from left, and the rest of the Team Wiggins squad out training

Upbeat Burke enjoying life at Team Wiggins

ALL SMILES: Wilkin-son in Yorkshire  Picture: VELO UK

Team Raleigh GAC star Ian Wilkinson pleased by showing

WINNER: Rachel King

James Gullen storms to victory with superb ride

ON THE UP: Huge crowds cheer on the riders during Sunday’s third stage

Team Raleigh star believes Tour of Yorkshire display will improve him as a rider

WIN: Greenwood

Steve Irwin gets the better of Richard Bideau

MISSED OUT: Ian Wilkinson (right) was fifth	 Picture: VELO UK

Ian Wilkinson misses out on CiCLE Classic hat-trick

GOLDEN BOY: Colne’s Steven Burke (right) will be competing in the Tour of Yorkshire this weekend

Buoyant Burke all set for Tour of Yorkshire

FORM: Richard Bideau

Richard Bideau nearly breaks Steven Burke’s course records

ACTION MAN: Ian Wilkinson will be taking part in the CiCLE Classic this weekend

Ian Wilkinson bidding to complete hat-trick at CiCLE Classic

THIRD: Richard Bideau

Weather conditions take toll on riders in Nelson

ROLE: Ian Wilkinson

Team Raleigh on top in Tour of Reservoir

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