The 2018 Spring Classics are finally here! The pro-peloton heads back to Europe to take on some of the cycling seasons most iconic races outside of the Grand Tours. But what are they? Here’s our quick introduction. Read it and you’ll be talking cobble tactics like a pro over a post-ride coffee with your fellow MAMILs. THE SPRING CLASSICS... Read More

Chris Froome tipped to ride the 2018 Giro D’Italia

After months of speculation it now seems that Chris Froome is likely to ride the Giro d’Italia next summer in an attempt to win all 3 Grand Tours. Achieving the “Tiger Slam” of cycling would mean Froome would confirm himself as one of cycling’s all time greats but would also give the 32 year old possession of the yellow,... Read More


Cycling footage from Sweden was posted recently showing exactly what not to do on a velodrome. Quand t’hésites entre faire carrière sur piste ou en cyclo-cross 😅 — François Lamiraud (@LamiraudF) October 28, 2017 >> NEW >> MAMIL SPORTS PODCAST NOW AVAILABLE – CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE The bizarre footage, which looks painful, captured a rider trying to... Read More


The MAMIL SPORTS Cycling Podcast is here! Make sure you subscribe! The team at MAMIL SPORTS have decided to launch a podcast to grow the global MAMIL SPORTS community and highlight the rise of the mighty MAMIL and the marvellous cycling MAIDEN. You can listen to the first podcast below and also subscribe via itunes. CLICK HERE TO SUBSCRIBE... Read More

Zwift Academy winner Leah Thorvilson, 38, extends contract with Canyon-SRAM

38 year old rider Leah Thorvilson has had her contract extended with the Canyon-SRAM team. Leah was the first cyclist to be offered a professional contract via the Zwift Academy program. She competed against 1,200 other riders and went through three rigorous rounds of competition as her virtual performance was assessed by professional coaches. Thorvilson, a former U.S. Olympic... Read More

WATCH: Mountain bike fly off car in high-speed overtake

Dashcam footage showing the last moments of someone’s treasured mountain bike has emerged on the internet. This is the nightmare for any bike owner — Cycling Today (@CyclingTodayEn) May 15, 2017 Driving down a country land somewhere in the UK the dashcam footage captures an over-taking manoeuvre performed by a Land Rover Discovery. The footage shoes the bike... Read More

90-year old French cyclist sets new age-group hour record

At just 90 years young, René Gaillard set a new age-group hour record last Sunday. Managing 117 laps and 29.278 kilometres he set the record at France’s national velodrome in St Quentin en Yvelines near Paris. A member of the Cyclosport Club de Vesoul, Gaillard completed his attempt at the National Velodrome in Saint Quentin en Yvelines in front... Read More

Zwift increases subscription price by 62%

Zwift, the virtual cycling training platform, has raised it prices by 62%. It may not come as a complete surprise to MAMILS given the success of Zwift’s technology and the popularity of the training platform which has seen numbers rocket in recent months. As winter approaches in the Northern Hemisphere Zwift may have concluded it was now time for... Read More

Dr Richard Freeman resigns from British Cycling citing ill health

Dr Richard Freeman, the Doctor at the centre of an investigation regarding the contents of a medical package delivered to Sir Bradley Wiggins at the 2011 Criterium du Dauphine, has resigned from British Cycling due to ill health. Freeman had been heavily criticised by MPs during March’s Culture, Media and Sport select committee hearing into the allegations surrounding the... Read More

British Cycling Endurance Coach Heiko Salwadel escorted from national velodrome

Heiko Salzwedel’s future at British Cycling could be over after the GB men’s endurance coach was allegedly escorted from the national velodrome in Manchester in mysterious circumstances. Three time British Cycling coach Heiko Salzwedel was reportedly sacked and escorted from the national velodrome in Manchester earlier this week. News about the status of the men’s endurance coach has not... Read More

(Watch) 2018 Tour de France and Etape du Tour cycling routes revealed

The 2018 Tour de France route was revealed today and is designed to be “ultra-dynamic” featuring gravel, 21.7km of Roubaix cobbles and a summit finish on top of the iconic Alpe d’Huez. The Tour takes place from July 7-29 2018 and starts with a 195km stage from Noirmoutier-en-L’ile in the Vendée region on the west coast of France. It... Read More