the act or sport of riding or traveling by bicycle, motorcycle, etc.
Also called bicycle race, bicycle racing. Sports. a race on lightweight bicycles with low handlebars, conducted for specified distances or against time on a dirt or board track or over public roads between cities.
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How to use cycling in a sentence
During the Vietnam war, packages containing the spray were being sent to soldiers to keep their finicky M16s cycling.
At its core, the company sells a piece of hardware with virtual cycling lessons, a model skeptics say is easily copyable.
Other sports, including cycling, are naturally more prone to collecting more data — and more prone to tension between that data and the athletes.As biometrics boom, who owns athletes’ data? It depends on the sport. | Nick Busca | February 2, 2021 | Washington Post
Other companies represented in the consortium include the engineering company Bosch, the bicycle computing company Hammerhead and the cycling equipment companies Specialized, SRAM and Shimano.Ford is researching safety tech allowing bikes, e-scooters to ‘talk’ to cars | Dalvin Brown | January 13, 2021 | Washington Post
Even as someone who follows the cycling world as part of my job, I find it hard to keep up with it all.
He subsequently met with city officials, including Police Chief Tom Jackson, who is described as a “cycling enthusiast.”From Ferguson Cop Embroiled in a Brutality Suit to City Councilwoman | Michael Daly | August 20, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
William, Kate and Harry are all big supports of British cycling.
Given that Pippa is currently cycling across America, maybe they should have invited her.
Armstrong and others have made the point that pro cycling has the most stringent drug testing of any professional sport.
Compared to European cycling, the major pro sports in the U.S. have been slow to get serious about drug testing.
He remembered passing the lodge gates some year or two before when cycling through Surrey.The Everlasting Arms | Joseph Hocking
Beautiful as he thought the whole district to be when cycling through it years before, he had no idea it was like this.The Everlasting Arms | Joseph Hocking
cycling does not appear to commend itself greatly to the Spanish idea of recreation.Spanish Life in Town and Country | L. Higgin and Eugne E. Street
One comprehensive glance the detective gave him, noted the cycling clips and the splashes of mud on his trousers, and understood.The Daffodil Mystery | Edgar Wallace
It was the day of the great road race, under the auspices of the Associated cycling Clubs.The White Shield | Myrtle Reed