Cycling champions, tireless volunteers, backroom heroes and sporting stalwarts past, present and future flocked to Manchester for British Cycling's golden anniversary - the 50th Anniversary Gala Dinner, including the induction of 50 of British Cycling's finest into the newly created Hall of Fame.
Published on: 19/02/2010Read full article
The formation of the British Cycling Federation in 1959 brought to an end an era of cycle racing in this country which was overshadowed by some remarkable schisms within the sport which reflect as much on the society of the time as they do on cycling itself. We look at the story behind the organisation's formation.
Published on: 04/09/2009Read full article
We've dipped into the archives to provide you with a whistle-stop tour of just some of the headline news from the 50 years since the British Cycling Federation was formed, in 1959. It's not an exhaustive list by any means, but gives a flavour of the great performances and significant events during a half century that saw the face of cycling change forever.
Published on: 17/08/2009Read full article