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Landmark moment for British Cycling as Dr Nigel Jones appointed Chief Medical Officer

British Cycling can today make the landmark announcement that Dr Nigel Jones has been appointed as the organisation’s first Chief Medical Officer, with oversight of medical services and guidance for both the Great Britain Cycling Team and the wider work of the governing body.

Published on: 31/03/2021

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British Cycling seeking new members for BMX Freestyle Park Commission

British Cycling is now accepting applications for new members of its BMX Freestyle Park commission, which provides expert help, support and advice to the Board and senior management, and plays a fundamental role in shaping the long-term future of the discipline.

Published on: 30/03/2021

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Plymouth to stage HSBC UK | National Cross-country Championships

The 2021 HSBC UK | National Cross-country Championships will take place at Plymouth’s Newnham Park, British Cycling can today confirm, over the weekend of July 24-25.

Published on: 29/03/2021

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Open tricycle and handcycle categories to feature in National Para-cycling Road and Time Trial Series

British Cycling is pleased to today announce that for the first time this year’s National Para-cycling Road and Time Trial Series will feature an open category for unclassified tricycle and handcycle riders.

Published on: 26/03/2021

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British Cycling launches consultation on Transgender participation policy

British Cycling has today opened a five-week long consultation into its Transgender and Non-Binary Participation Policy, which was first published in October 2020, as part of a commitment to annually assess its impact as this area of sport and medical expertise develops.

Published on: 25/03/2021

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Volunteers: In Focus - March 2021

We are making 2021 the Year of the Volunteer and shining a light on the brilliant work volunteers do for all forms of cycling - here are March's nominations

Published on: 21/03/2021

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Sweetspot Group and British Cycling launch ride for heroes to celebrate unsung pandemic heroes

Following this week’s announcements of the Tour of Britain and Women’s Tour routes for 2021, event organiser SweetSpot Group and British Cycling have today unveiled plans to celebrate the unsung heroes of the COVID-19 pandemic at this year’s races.

Published on: 19/03/2021

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Obituary: Derek Garnett

Everybody at British Cycling is deeply saddened to learn of the passing yesterday of Derek Garnett, at the age of 83.

Published on: 17/03/2021

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First Aid requirements

To be insured to coach, lead or instruct using British Cycling’s Insurance for Coaches, Leaders and Instructors you must also hold a valid emergency first aid certificate.

Published on: 08/02/2018

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British Cycling representative ready to get to work in new UEC position

British Cycling representative Alasdair Maclennan has been appointed to one of the leading positions within the Union Européenne de Cyclisme (UEC), following the annual congress of the continental confederation.

Published on: 15/03/2021

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