They dominated the Olympics and the Tour de France. But, as well as winning trophies, the country's top cyclists are hoping to save lives.
As cycling fever sweeps the nation following Britain's success at the Olympics, the debate about compulsory helmets has been re-gnited.
It's larger than London's Olympic cycling venue and on Sunday Kent's Cyclopark is unveiled and 3,000 will take part in a mass ride.
A cyclist training for the London to Brighton bike ride was knocked off his bike by a car, which then drove off.
The 23-year-old man from Horley was cycling with a friend on Wednesday evening when he was hit by a black Peugeot's wing mirror.
It happened at the Duke's Head roundabout in Copthorne Common Road at around 6:25pm.
The car stopped briefly but then drove off.
The victim was taken to East surrey Hospital where he was treated for a broken collarbone.
Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial number 1203 of 16/04.
Works to improve pedestrian and cycling facilities for a busy section of road in Poole have progressed to the next stage.The initial stage of work to West Street has been completed on time with only minimal disruption to road users.
The second phase of the programme, involves improvements to the junction by the Queen Mary pub. The current traffic signals will be replaced with low voltage and energy efficient equipment. In addition new controlled pedestrian crossing facilities will be provided on each approach to the junction.
A zebra crossing by Lovetts Lane will also be installed and these works are scheduled to be completed by March.The junction will be controlled with temporary traffic signals for up to two weeks. The temporary traffic signals are likely to be in place in February 2014.
– Councillor Xena Dion, Cabinet Portfolio Holder
During the summer we asked local people to comment on two proposals designed to improve pedestrian and cyclist safety on this busy road. I am delighted that we have been able to start these works this year. We recognise that there will be some disruption to road users during this next phase of works and would like to thank drivers for their patience while these important works are carried out."
A mother who lost her son in a cycle accident says she will dedicate the rest of her life to making roads safer. Tracy Squire talks to Tom Savvides about her campaign. Theo Batley, the uncle of Daniel Squire, and Brian McDowall from the Alliance of British Drivers also appear in the report.
A car knocked a cyclist off his bike whilst trying to jump the level crossing at Purfleet.
British Transport Police are appealing for witness who may have seen the incident happen on Friday 23rd August.
PC Maria Wheele, the investigating officer said, "The cyclist was approaching the level crossing on London Road, next to the station, around 12:20pm as the crossing lights began to flash.
"A silver vehicle then followed closely behind and began to speed up in an attempt to beat the lowering barrier.
"The driver clipped the side of the cyclist, knocking him to the floor before continuing on."
Anyone with information is asked to contact British Transport Police on 0800 40 50 40, quoting incident B5/LNA of 02/09/2013.
A family cycling scheme in the New Forest National Park has been awarded £3.6m by the government.
The money will help to create more than 30 jobs and boost the local economy.
The New Forest National Park will benefit from a share of the Department for Transport's £17m funding.
The government's money will be matched with £2.2m from the private sector and local authorities.
The proposed projects for the park will promote active family lifestyles, respect the character of the New Forest
The Department for Transport said the New Forest National Park Authority was given funding because its proposal was innovative, creative and achievable by March 2015.
Barry Rickman, leader of New Forest District Council, said: "Cycling already provides support to the New Forest’s economy and with it the creation of associated employment. Cycling already provides support to the New Forest’s economy and with it the creation of associated employment.
"We are pleased that this economic growth opportunity is recognised within the scheme and that plans are in place throughout the towns and villages that make up the forest’s local community."
A city in Hampshire is celebrating a year since the 2012 Olympic Games in London - by turning itself into a high-speed race circuit for cyclists.
After a family fun day, spectators in Winchester have been able to watch child and adult competitors - with some riders reaching speeds of up to 30 miles an hour through the city centre. The races continue until 9pm tonight.
Councillor Rob Humby, Winchester City Council's Cabinet member for Sport explained the significance of the event.
Children as young as two have been taking part in the Strider British Balance Bike Championship in Gravesend. The youngsters use their feet and not peddles to make their way around the course on BMX bikes. Dad Graham Maxwel and organiser Melanie Thomas talk to us.
One of the most famous faces of the 2012 Olympic Games has been revisiting the very place her Gold medal dreams began as a 14 year old.
Cyclist Dani King has been back at the Calshot Activity Centre in Hampshire where she first experienced track racing to help the centre celebrate its 50th anniversary.
Commuters in one part of Oxford will be able to hire a bike to get work from today. The £150,000 scheme is being trialled by Oxfordshire County Council to cut congestion in and around Headington.
Tour de France hopeful Chris Froome has just Tweeted: "We're in Southampton today, looking for some more seconds to shave off in the wind tunnel. Here is the new TT bike."