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Acetylcysteine, also known as N-acetylcysteine (NAC), is a medication that is used to treat paracetamol (acetaminophen) overdose, and to loosen thick mucus in individuals with cystic fibrosis or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Benjamin Swift (born 5 November 1987) is an English professional track and road racing cyclist who rides for.
BMX, an abbreviation for bicycle motocross or bike motocross, is a cycle sport performed on BMX bikes, either in competitive BMX racing or freestyle BMX, or else in general on- or off-road recreation.
Sir Bradley Marc Wiggins, CBE (born 28 April 1980) is a British former professional road and track racing cyclist, who competed professionally between 2001 and 2016.
Michael Brian Cookson OBE (born 22 June 1951) is the former president of the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), having been elected to the post in September 2013 at the 2013 UCI Road World Championships.
The British Cycling Hall of Fame was established in 2009 as part of British Cycling's 50th anniversary celebrations.
The British League of Racing Cyclists (BLRC) was an association formed in 1942 to promote road bicycle racing in Great Britain.
The British Olympic Association (BOA) is the National Olympic Committee for the United Kingdom.
Brompton Road is a street located in the southern part from Knightsbridge and in the eastern part from Brompton in the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea and partly the City of Westminster in London.
Brooklands was a motor racing circuit and aerodrome built near Weybridge in Surrey, England, United Kingdom.
The Channel Islands (Norman: Îles d'la Manche; French: Îles Anglo-Normandes or Îles de la Manche) are an archipelago in the English Channel, off the French coast of Normandy.
Charles William Messenger (January–March 1914 – 26 July 2008) was a British cyclist, a former Milk Race organiser and British road team manager.
Christopher Clive Froome, (born 20 May 1985) is a British road racing cyclist for UCI ProTeam.
Sir Christopher Andrew Hoy, MBE (born 23 March 1976), known as Chris Hoy, is a British racing driver and former track cyclist who represented Great Britain at the Olympics and World Championships and Scotland at the Commonwealth Games.
Christian Prudhomme (born 11 November 1960 in Paris) is a French journalist and general director of the Tour de France since 2007.
The Commonwealth Games are an international multi-sport event involving athletes from the Commonwealth of Nations.
Cycle speedway is a form of bicycle racing on short oval dirt tracks, usually outdoors, occasionally indoors, typically 70–90 metres long.
Cycle sport is competitive physical activity using bicycles.
Cycling, also called bicycling or biking, is the use of bicycles for transport, recreation, exercise or sport.
The men's 1 kilometre time trial in Cycling at the 2000 Summer Olympics was a time trial race in which each of the seventeen cyclists attempted to set the fastest time for four laps (1 kilometre) of the track.
Cycling at the 2004 Summer Olympics consisted of 18 events in three disciplines.
A cycling club is a society for cyclists.
Cycling Ireland (Rothaíocht Éireann) or CI is the national governing body of the sport of cycling in the island of Ireland.
Cycling Time Trials is the bicycle racing organisation which supervises individual and team time trials in England and Wales.
Cycling UK is a brand name of the Cyclists' Touring Club (CTC), which is a charitable membership organisation supporting cyclists and promoting bicycle use.
Cycling Weekly is a British cycling magazine.
Cyclocross (sometimes cyclo-cross, CX, cyclo-X or cross) is a form of bicycle racing.
Danielle 'Dani' Rowe MBE (née King; born 21 November 1990) is an English-born Welsh road and track cyclist.
Sir David John Brailsford (born 29 February 1964) is a British cycling coach.
Donington Park is a motorsport circuit located near Castle Donington in Leicestershire, England.
Downhill mountain biking (DH) is a genre of mountain biking practiced on steep, rough terrain that often features jumps, drops, rock gardens and other obstacles.
Edward Clancy (born 12 March 1985) is an English professional track and road bicycle racer who rides for the team.
Elinor Barker, (born 7 September 1994) is a Welsh racing cyclist, who currently rides on the track for Welsh Cycling and Great Britain, and on the road for.
England and Wales is a legal jurisdiction covering England and Wales, two of the four countries of the United Kingdom.
Geraint Howell Thomas, MBE (born 25 May 1986) is a Welsh professional racing cyclist who rides for the UCI WorldTeam, Wales and Great Britain.
The Gibraltar Cycling Association is the governing body for bicycle racing in the British overseas territory of Gibraltar.
Heiko Salzwedel (born 16 April 1957, in Schmalkalden) is a German cycling coach and team manager.
HSBC Holdings plc is a British multinational banking and financial services holding company, tracing its origin to a hong in Hong Kong.
Hyde Park is a Grade I-listed major park in Central London.
Iain MacDonald Sproat (8 November 1938 – 29 September 2011) was a British Conservative Member of Parliament (MP).
Ian Stannard (born 25 May 1987) is an English track and road racing cyclist for UCI ProTour team.
The Isle of Man (Ellan Vannin), also known simply as Mann (Mannin), is a self-governing British Crown dependency in the Irish Sea between the islands of Great Britain and Ireland.
The Isle of Man Cycling Association is the local governing body for bicycle racing on the Isle of Man.
Jason Paul Queally (born 11 May 1970) is an English track cyclist.
John P Herety (born 8 March 1958) is a former English racing cyclist.
Kettering is a town in Northamptonshire, England, about north of London and from Northampton, on the west side of the River Ise, a tributary of the River Nene.
Laura Rebecca Kenny, CBE (née Trott; born 24 April 1992) is an English track and road cyclist who specialises in the team pursuit, omnium and scratch race disciplines.
Elizabeth Mary Deignan (née Armitstead; born 18 December 1988) is an English professional world champion track and road racing cyclist.
Llangollen is a small town and community in Denbighshire, north-east Wales, situated on the River Dee and on the edge of the Berwyn mountains.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Manchester is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 530,300.
Manchester Velodrome is an indoor Olympic-standard cycle-racing track in Manchester, England, which opened in 1994.
Mark Simon Cavendish (born 21 May 1985) is a British professional road racing cyclist who currently rides for UCI ProTeam.
The McLaren Group is a British conglomerate based in Woking, Surrey, United Kingdom.
The Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Sport and Civil Society is a junior minister in the Department for Culture, Media and Sport of the United Kingdom government, with responsibility for sport and Civil Society in England.
The Modern Records Centre (MRC) is the specialist archive service of the University of Warwick in Coventry, England, located adjacent to the Central Campus Library.
Montichiari is a town and comune in the province of Brescia (Italian: Provincia di Brescia), in Lombardy (Italian: Lombardia).
Mountain bike trials, also known as observed trials, is a discipline of mountain biking in which the rider attempts to pass through an obstacle course without setting foot to ground.
Mountain biking is the sport of riding bicycles off-road, often over rough terrain, using specially designed mountain bikes.
The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) is an independent agency of the executive branch of the United States federal government responsible for the civilian space program, as well as aeronautics and aerospace research.
The National Cyclists' Union (NCU) was an association established in the Guildhall Tavern, London, on 16 February 1878 as the Bicycle Union.
Nicole Denise Cooke, MBE (born 13 April 1983) is a Welsh former professional road bicycle racer and Commonwealth, Olympic and World road race champion.
Northamptonshire (abbreviated Northants.), archaically known as the County of Northampton, is a county in the East Midlands of England.
Paul Sherwen (born 7 June 1956) is an English former professional racing cyclist.
Percy Thornley Stallard (19 July 1909 – 11 August 2001) was an English racing cyclist who reintroduced massed-start road racing on British roads in the 1940s.
Peter Keen CBE (born 1964) is a former cyclist, coach, and now performance director.
Peter Kennaugh MBE (born 15 June 1989) is a Manx professional racing cyclist who currently rides for UCI WorldTeam.
PressReader is a digital newspaper distribution and publishing operator with headquarters in Vancouver, Canada and offices in New York, London, Vienna and Düsseldorf.
Rebecca Jayne Romero, MBE (born 24 January 1980) is an English sportswoman, a former World Champion and Olympic Games silver medallist at rowing, and a former World champion and former Olympic champion track cyclist.
Road bicycle racing is the cycle sport discipline of road cycling, held on paved roads.
Rockingham Road was a football stadium in Kettering, Northamptonshire, England.
Rod Ellingworth (born 11 August 1972 in Burnley, Lancashire) is a coach for the Team Sky professional cycling team, and from January 2013 their performance manager, responsible for overseeing the sports directors and race coaches.
Scotland (Alba) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and covers the northern third of the island of Great Britain.
Scottish Cycling, legally the Scottish Cyclists' Union (SCU), is the governing body for cycle sport in Scotland and is part of British Cycling, the national governing body in Britain.
Shane Edwin Sutton OBE (born 13 June 1957 in Moree, New South Wales) is an Australian-born former professional racing cyclist turned cycling coach, whose last position was as Technical Director for British Cycling.
Simon Lillistone (born 13 February 1969) is a British former cyclist.
Simon Yates (born 7 August 1992) is a British road and track racing cyclist.
Sky UK (formerly British Sky Broadcasting Limited, BSkyB and Sky) is a telecommunications company which serves the United Kingdom.
A sports governing body is a sports organization that has a regulatory or sanctioning function.
Steven C Paulding was a Welsh competitive track cyclist and British Cycling track team manager.
Steve Peters (born July 5, 1953) is an English psychiatrist who works in elite sport.
Sustrans is a UK sustainable transport charity.
Team Sky is a British professional cycling team that competes in the UCI World Tour.
The Independent is a British online newspaper.
In many racing sports an athlete (or occasionally a team of athletes) will compete in a time trial against the clock to secure the fastest time.
Anthony Doyle MBE (born 19 May 1958) is a British former professional cyclist.
The Tour de France is an annual male multiple stage bicycle race primarily held in France, while also occasionally making passes through nearby countries.
The Tour of Britain, known as the Ovo Energy Tour of Britain for sponsorship purposes, is a multi-stage cycling race, conducted on British roads, in which participants race across Great Britain to complete the race in the fastest time.
Track cycling is a bicycle racing sport usually held on specially built banked tracks or velodromes (but many events are held at older velodromes where the track banking is relatively shallow) using track bicycles.
Tuscany (Toscana) is a region in central Italy with an area of about and a population of about 3.8 million inhabitants (2013).
The men's downhill is an event at the annual UCI Mountain Bike & Trials World Championships.
The UCI Mountain Bike World Cup is a multi-round mountain bike racing series that is sanctioned by the Union Cycliste Internationale.
The UCI Track Cycling World Championships are the set of world championship events for the various disciplines and distances in track cycling.
A UCI WorldTeam (2015–present), previously UCI ProTeam (2005–2014), is the term used by the Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI) to name a cycling team of the highest category in professional road cycling, the UCI World Tour or UCI ProTour, respectively.
UK Sport is the UK Government's organisation for directing the development of elite-level sport within the United Kingdom.
The Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI;, International Cycling Union) is the world governing body for sports cycling and oversees international competitive cycling events.
The Union Européenne de Cyclisme (abbreviation: UEC, English: European Cycling Union) is the European confederation of national cycling bodies; the national federations of the Union Cycliste Internationale form confederations by continent.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
A velodrome is an arena for track cycling.
Victoria Louise Pendleton, CBE (born 24 September 1980) is a British jockey and former track cyclist who specialised in the sprint, team sprint and keirin disciplines.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.
Welsh Cycling (Beicio Cymru. Formerly the Welsh Cycling Union) is the governing body of cycling in Wales.
Woburn Place is a street in central London, England, named after Woburn Abbey.
Wolverhampton is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England.
Yvonne McGregor MBE (born 9 April 1961) is an English former professional cyclist from Wibsey.
The 1974 Tour de France was the 61st edition of the Tour de France, one of cycling's Grand Tours.
The 1994 Tour de France was the 81st edition of the Tour de France, one of cycling's Grand Tours.
The 1996 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling.
The 1999 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling.
The 2000 Summer Olympic Games, officially known as the Games of the XXVII Olympiad and commonly known as Sydney 2000 or the Millennium Olympic Games/Games of the New Millennium, were an international multi-sport event which was held between 15 September and 1 October 2000 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.
The 2000 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling.
The 2002 Commonwealth Games, officially known as the XVII Commonwealth Games and commonly known as Manchester 2002 were held in Manchester, England, from 25 July to 4 August 2002.
The 2002 UCI Track Cycling World Championships were the World Championship for track cycling.
The 2004 Summer Olympic Games (Θερινοί Ολυμπιακοί Αγώνες 2004), officially known as the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad and commonly known as Athens 2004, was a premier international multi-sport event held in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004 with the motto Welcome Home. 10,625 athletes competed, some 600 more than expected, accompanied by 5,501 team officials from 201 countries.
The 2007 Tour de France the 94th running of the race, took place from 7 to 29 July.
The 2014 Tour de France was the 101st edition of the race, one of cycling's Grand Tours.
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