Saturday, December 2, 2023


LISTEN: The funding challenges facing Liverpool’s sports mental health charities

Liverpool mental health charities are facing huge challenges in securing funding for their work. A small pool of government funds, alongside the competition to secure these grants means only a select few organisations receive the proper financial aid. This means many...
The Chester Road Club (CRC)

Chester Road Club organisers call for improved roads for cyclists

Organisers behind one of the oldest cycling clubs in the North West are calling for more action to make roads safer for cyclists. Chester Road Club has been going strong for nearly 100 years in the historic city.

Giles Drake cruises to victory in Geoff Bewley memorial race

Giles Drake displayed his excellence throughout the Geoff Bewley Memorial race to finish with an astonishing gap of nearly two minutes on the next rider. The pre-race favourite constantly pushed the pace  throughout the hour long slog and manged to...
Grace Shorrock - Winner

Geoff Bewley Memorial Cyclocross rolls into Liverpool

This weekend sees the fifth round of the North-west Cyclocross league at Stadt Moers Park in Liverpool. The race is being hosted by the oldest club in the city, Liverpool Century Cycling Club. More commonly known as the Geoff Bewley...
cyclist Declan Hudson riding his bike

Liverpool cyclist Declan Hudson has Tour of Britain ambitions

Declan Hudson is a man of many talents. A scientist by trade, he spends almost all his free time cycling the roads of Merseyside or practising his guitar.
LJMU Cycling

Points shared in first ever cycling Liverpool Varsity race

The points were shared between John Moores and the University of Liverpool in the first ever cycling Varsities. Twenty members from the two universities took part in the event with a men and women’s race.
LJMU Cycling Club

LJMU Society’s 24 hour cycle for Ukraine

Liverpool John Moores University Cycling Club this week challenged themselves to ride non-stop for 24 hours.
peloton at milan san=remo 2018 - photo Franco Nikonino - Wikimedia Commons

Mohorič descends to victory while Ineos eye Catalunya victory

Tadej Pogačar was unable to hit the levels of Strade Bianche and Tirreno-Adriatico as his Slovenian Matej Mohorič took Saturday's Milan-San Remo race. His daring descent down the Poggio earned him a small gap he maintained for the final kilometres.
Eddie Soens 2020

60th Eddie Soens Memorial returns to Aintree for Merseyside’s oldest race

This Saturday sees the return of Merseyside's oldest bike race, the Eddie Soens Memorial Trophy, after it was cancelled in 2021 due to COVID. It is the 60th edition of the race, which takes place around the Aintree motor racing circuit in Liverpool.
Pogacar - creative commons license on wikimedia commons - author Petar Milošević

Pogačar claims victory at Strade Bianche as cycling season hots up

Eddie Merckx, arguably the greatest road cyclist of all time, has compared two-time Tour de France winner Tadej Pogačar to himself after the Slovenian soloed to victory at Strade Bianche. Pogačar showed his credentials for the coming season with a fantastic solo victory at Strade Bianche on Saturday.