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QND 2020 cycling ride

QND 2020 cycling ride

More than 100 cyclists rode on Friday as part of the Qatar National Day 2020 celebrations, from Lagoona Mall in Doha to Al Khor Corniche.

Qatar gives cyclists safe and smooth rides

Qatar gives cyclists safe and smooth rides

Dedicated bicycle paths across Qatar – built for safety and smooth rides – continue to encourage more residents to take up cycling nowadays as temperatures continue to recede.

Cycling event at Simaisma

Cycling event at Simaisma

As part of the celebrations of Qatar Sustainability Week, Al Daayen Municipality in co-operation with Simaisma Murwab Resort organised a cycling race at the Olympic cycling track at Simaisma area.

Ecuador's Carapaz conquers Giro d'Itala

Ecuador's Carapaz conquers Giro d'Itala

Richard Carapaz became the pride of Ecuador on Sunday after becoming the country's first cyclist to win the Giro d'Italia, in a journey that has taken him from riding a bicycle without tyres ...

Thomas hailed as 'Perfect Poster boy' after Tour de France win

Thomas hailed as 'Perfect Poster boy' after Tour de France win

Geraint Thomas was labelled the ‘Perfect Poster Boy’ on Monday after the British Team Sky rider deposed teammate and four-time champion Chris Froome to win the Tour de France.

Britain's Thomas wins Tour de France, Kristoff takes final stage

Britain's Thomas wins Tour de France, Kristoff takes final stage

Britain's Geraint Thomas cruised down the Champs-Elysees as Tour de France champion on Sunday in a final stage won by Norway's Alexander Kristoff.

Lutsenko wins Oman Tour, Kristoff claims final stage

Lutsenko wins Oman Tour, Kristoff claims final stage

Kazakh Alexey Lutsenko clinched overall victory at the Tour of Oman as Norwegian Alexander Kristoff won Sunday's sixth and final stage.

Ashghal staff take to new cycling tracks on roads

Ashghal staff take to new cycling tracks on roads

Ashghal also conducted some events in co-operation with the United Development Company (UDC) at The Pearl Qatar’s Qanat Quartier.

Thousand-plus riders from 57 countries - ‘festival of cycling’ a huge draw

Thousand-plus riders from 57 countries - ‘festival of cycling’ a huge draw

More than 1,000 cycling enthusiasts from 57 countries, including senior Qatari officials, VIPs and diplomats, took part in the ‘Ride of Champions 2017’ at Qatar Foundation’s Education City on Friday.

Outdoor sports gear in high demand as weather improves

Outdoor sports gear in high demand as weather improves

Customers are asking for fishing rods and other accessories, says an employee of a leading sports chain.

Pantani not murdered, Italian supreme court rules

Pantani not murdered, Italian supreme court rules

Italy's supreme court has ruled definitively that former cycling star Marco Pantani was not murdered, Italian media reported Thursday.

Losail Circuit opens doors to cyclists, runners, walkers

Losail Circuit opens doors to cyclists, runners, walkers

The Losail International Circuit has opened its doors to cyclists, runners, and walkers, who want to practice or train inside the facility until June this year free of charge, it is learnt.