Cover Picture

Featured images used as a ‘cover’ for each month since April 2018 when Cyclesport.London became Velo

See also Gallery for lots of pictures from across Velo Klubhaus.

December 2018
International Cyclo Cross 2018/19 – Video, picture and results links.

November 2018 (3)
Dean Downing racing at the first Smithfield Nocturne 2007 – London’s new order.

November 2018 (2)
Hannover Cyclo Cross – the 6. IhmeCross 2018, my first German radcross.

November 2018 (1)
Hannover Cyclo Cross – the 6. IhmeCross 2018, my first German radcross.


October 2018 (2)
Climbing the steps at the Herne Hill, London Cyclo Cross 2018.

October 2018 (1)
Spectators on the top of the ‘Big Bob’ climb at the Herne Hill, London Cyclo Cross 2018.

September 2018 (2)
Crystal Palace Cyclo Cross Reborn – The London and South East Cyclo Cross League returned to a venue lost to us since the 1980’s.

September 2018 (1)
UCI Cyclo Cross races listed for the 2018/19 season. Cyclo Cross races can be colourful affairs and this picture was taken during the 2008 World Championships held at Treviso.

August 2018 (2)
We have featured road races that have an extra edge during the 2018 season – whether it is gravel, cobbles and dirt roads in addition to tarmac.

August 2018 (1)
In 2006 the much loved Eastway Cycle Circuit closed in central London, this is a look back at the road, cyclo cross and pictured here mountain bike racing that was held at the venue.

The first week of 2006 was wet, very wet as was the very first Beastway.

July 2018 (2)
In 2017 we posted a report about Lost Cyclo-Cross Courses in London and the South East of England and this was one of our favourite pictures (from the 70’s).

July 2018 (1)
The Grimstone Oak featured in Epping Forest – Common Land, the story of one of London’s favourite rides.

June 2018 (2)
‘Brixton Beach’ in London featured in South London Murals.

June 2018 (1)
The women’s race overshadowed by the 2012 Olympic Velodrome at the Thunder Crit 3 races.

May 2018 (2)
The gilded gates of Hampton Court Palace, behind the fences are the apartments built by King William and Queen Mary after the ‘Glorious Revolution’ and is featured in Utopian Cycling – Putney Bridge to Hampton Court in Pictures.

May 2018 (1)
The 2008 BEC CC Hill Climb held on White Lane and this picture features in Cycle Pilgrim – North Downs, England. The young man in the foreground encouraging the riders is a future Junior World Cyclo Cross Champion (2018).

April 2018
This picture is of signage at Herne Hill, London the third oldest operating Velodrome in the World built in 1891. Check out Dash for Cash to read more about the history of British velodromes. It is also the feature picture of Three Pimples – North Downs Gravel Fahrradtour.

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