Road cycling is the most widespread form of cycling. It includes recreational,
racing, and utility cycling. Road cyclists are generally expected to obey the same
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It has been suggested that this article be merged into History of the bicycle. (
Discuss) ... Cycling as recreation became organized shortly after racing did.
History rules and equipment for Road Cycling Early popularity Athens race
European dominance Olympic history Equipment bicycle development.
Cycling has proved incredibly popular ever since bicycles were invented in the
mid-18th century. It has featured in every Olympic Games.
The Foundations of Bicycle Racing and the Golden Age of the ... In Europe, track
racing was popular, but it was road racing that captured the imagination of the ...
Apr 17, 2011 ... History Of Cycling and Road Bikes Many modern races consist of stages. Photo
Credit Thomas Northcut/Photodisc/Getty Images. Bicycles have ...
Everything from the evolution of the bicycle itself, to the origin and history of its ...
From racing on velodromes to racing on the road, the late 1880s and early ...
May 19, 2014 ... Early history of the sport ... European road racing was under the sponsorship of
bicycle manufacturers until the late 1920s, when national and ...
Jul 9, 2013 ... In honor of this year's tour, we've updated it and added a 2014 bike. The
collection begins at the very beginning, when road-ready meant extra ...
Annotated bicycle history timeline for the United States of America. ... front wheel
was stopped by a stone or rut in the road, or the sudden emergence of a dog, ...