Poll: 55% of Brits in favour of cash for cycling

According to a YouGov poll of over 2,000 British adults, more than half of respondents think the UK government should be investing in cycling. Advertisement Nearly a third (31%) of respondents said they were more likely to get around by bike if more cycle lanes were separated from traffic on busy roads. Over a third …

220 Awards 2015 shortlist up

Here they are – the nominees for this year’s 220 awards, as chosen by you, our readers! Advertisement With twenty categories and thousands of votes cast, we had a bumper haul of strong contenders to trawl through this year. Many congrats to all those shortlisted – we’ll be announcing the winners at the 220 Triathlon …

Emma Pallant: “Triathlon has taught me I always have to fight”

For fans jaded by overt professionalism in sport, decisions made without a business motive, or, at least, one that will not pay instant dividends, are not merely refreshing, but strike at the heart of what makes it so captivating. Advertisement In the summer of 2012, Michelle Dillon was at a crossroads in her career. The …

Rebecca Preston joins Brett Sutton’s tri squad

Triathlon coach Brett Sutton has announced that Australian athlete Rebecca Preston is joining his superstar squad after a long hiatus, in a bid to wrap up her tri career on a high. Advertisement Preston was at her peak in 2006 and 2007, when she claimed back-to-back victories at Ironman Switzerland. She also placed fifth in …

Alistair Brownlee to speak at 2015 Keswick Mountain Festival

Cumbria will again play host to the country’s biggest outdoors festival this year, taking place on 14 -17 May. Keswick Mountain Festival will offer an exciting smorgasbord of adventure-themed activities, live performances and high-profile speakers, including Alistair Brownlee. Advertisement Brownlee, arguably Britain’s top triathlete and certainly one of the world’s best, will be giving a …

British triple whammy at Ironman 70.3 South Africa

These girls can – British females dominated the podium at Ironman 70.3 South Africa last weekend, with Jodie Swallow claiming her fifth win in a row, followed by Susie Cheetham and Parys Edwards. Advertisement Swallow swooped through the swim to take a commanding lead of 2mins over Emma Bilham (GBR) by T1, with Lucie Reed …

Salina De La Renta Announces Double Main Event For This Week’s MLW

Salina de la Renta has announced the following via MLW: Fusion Preview: Salina de la Renta presents a historic double main event broadcastPlus: LA Park vs. Pentagón Jr.! Low Ki vs. Daga! Hijo de LA Park vs. Gringo “blanco niño” Loco y mas! The following description was provided by the office of Salina de la …

Willie Mack Talks Experience With WWE Performance Center

Former-NWA North American Champion Willie Mack was recently on Wrestling INC.’s WINCLY podcast. During the interview, Mack discussed his time with WWE, or lack thereof. Mack was originally signed with WWE, but his time in the company was over before it even began: Transcription via Ross Kelly at Wrestling INC. “I got signed in February 2014 and signed for …

Tonight’s WWE Raw Preview: Double Contract Signing For The Man, Roman Reigns Appears, More

Tonight’s episode of WWE Raw will take place in London, England as the go-home show for Sunday’s WWE Money In The Bank takes place. Becky Lynch will be signing the contracts for both of her upcoming Money In The Bank title matches, with Lacey Evans and Charlotte Flair, utilising the Wildcard rule, appearing on Raw …

Andrade Reportedly Getting Big Support From WWE

Andrade is one of the most impressive Superstars currently working in WWE. The 16-year veteran and Los Ingobernables founding member is finding success on SmackDown Live but there’s apparently a very good reason for that. Dave Meltzer recently talked about Andrade’s match from the May 14 edition of SmackDown Live on Wrestling Observer Radio and …