Bradley Wiggins to compete in celebrity ski competition The Jump

Newly retired rider Bradley Wiggins is making the most of free time and has signed up to appear in the British television show The Jump. The programme, which is in its fourth series, features a number of celebrities and former athletes competing in a range of winter sports including skeleton, bobsleigh, and giant slalom. After appearing to have put off his retirement following victory...
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British Cycling warned about Team Sky relationship months before Cope's delivery

British Cycling was warned about the dangers of its relationship with Team Sky just months before women’s coach Simon Cope embarked on a four-day journey to deliver a medical package for Bradley Wiggins, it has emerged. As part of evidence requested by British parliament's Culture, Media, and Sport Committee in the wake of a hearing last week, British Cycling has submitted a report...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

British Cycling unable to confirm contents of Wiggins' medical package

British Cycling have been unable to prove that the mystery package used to treat Bradley Wiggins at the 2011 Criterium du Dauphine contained the legal decongestant, Fluimucil. The governing body had promised that records of the medical substances used by British Cycling would have been kept and offered to provide a paper trail to the culture, media and sport select committee last...
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Wiggins bids adieu to professional cycling

Bradley Wiggins said his goodbyes to professional cycling in a post today on the Facebook page of his Continental squad, Team WIGGINS. The 36-year-old winner of the 2012 Tour de France leaves the sport as Great Britain's most highly decorated Olympian, having won five gold medals on the track and road. Wiggins is also an eight-time world champion across both disciplines. "I have...
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Former Tour de France champ Wiggins retires from cycling

LONDON (AP) Bradley Wiggins has announced his retirement from cycling, ending a career in which he won a British-record eight Olympic medals and the Tour de France. The 36-year-old Wiggins made the announcement on Wednesday in a statement on his Facebook and Instagram pages. Wiggins says ''2016 is the end of the road for this chapter, onwards and upwards,'' adding that he fulfilled...
Via Associated Press
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Former Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins announces his retirement from professional cycling

LONDON (AP) Former Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins announces his retirement from professional cycling.
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Wiggins returns for Britain at track cycling worlds

Four-time Olympic champion Bradley Wiggins will race at his first Track Cycling World Championships since 2008 when the worlds start Wednesday in London. Wiggins is one of the standout names competing at the five-day event at Lee Valley VeloPark, which hosted the 2012 Olympic cycling program. The men will compete in 10 events with the women riding in nine - the Madison being the...
Via Associated Press
March 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Bradley Wiggins wins world road time trial, Spain

PONFERRADA, Spain (AP) Bradley Wiggins of Britain powered across the finish line 26.23 seconds ahead of his nearest rival to claim his first road cycling world title on Wednesday with a convincing victory in the time-trial event. Wiggins, who won silver in 2011 and 2013, clocked 56 minutes, 25 seconds to take the title off second-place Tony Martin of Germany, who was bidding for...
Via Associated Press
September 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Olympic gold medalist Wiggins left 'shaking' after being knighted

British cyclist Bradley Wiggins has been knighted by Queen Elizabeth II at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace that left last year's Tour de France and Olympic champion "shaking" and "uncomfortable." Wiggins was honored for services to cycling after winning seven Olympic medals and becoming the first Briton to win the Tour -- the sport's biggest event. The 33-year-old Wiggins says...
Via Associated Press
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

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