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It’s not too late to kick start your 2018 resolutions!

A rundown of the sporting activities you can get involved with this semester

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Katie Archibald completes hat-trick at the National Track Championships

The Manchester based cyclist took gold in the Individual Pursuit, Scratch race and Points race

Picture by Alex Broadway/ - 27/01/17 - Cycling - 2017 HSBC UK National Track Championships 2017 - Day One - HSBC UK National Cycling Centre, Manchester, United Kingdom - Katie Archibald of Team WNT competes in the Women's Individual Pursuit Gold Medal Final.

National Track Championships 2018 Preview

The finest British cyclists return to Manchester to compete for the iconic red, white and blue jerseys and you have the chance to win tickets.

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Track Cycling World Cup pedals into Manchester

The World of Track Cycling descends on Manchester, as Team GB go home with a five medal haul

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London to Paris bike ride 2017: cross the channel for charity

Be inspired to do something different this year for Breast Cancer Now

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Brexit Britain: lessons from the 2016 Olympics

From the Olympics to the Tour De France, 2016 was a year full of British sporting success stories. But what can they teach us about national identity, immigration and Brexit?

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32,000 sign petition in favour of proposition to charge cyclists road insurance

A petition has been launched to force cyclists to pay road tax in response to drivers becoming increasingly ‘fed up’ of cyclists disobeying the rules of the road

Photo: Amy Hallett

The route to university has improved, and so must we

The updated cycle lanes are to be welcomed, but more caution must be taken by all travellers

Photo: Breast Cancer Now

London to Paris Bike Ride 2017: Cross the Channel for Charity

Get involved, do something worthwhile, cycle from London to Paris for Breast Cancer Now

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Freshers warned of phone theft by cyclists

With thousands of students arriving back in the city and evenings drawing in, a particular type of street crime is on the rise again

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The 2016 Christie Championships, Manchester

The University of Manchester will host the annual Christie Championships and will look to retain the title against Liverpool and Leeds

The cycling team, Photo: Nigel Maitland Photography

University of Manchester Cycling Club’s 24-hour bike ride

The University of Manchester’s Cycling Club are increasing in numbers and doing their bit for charity, raising funds for Maggie’s Centres