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POC Unveils Octal AVIP MIPS Helmet

08/22/2014| 0 comments
by Mark Watson

POC Unveils Octal AVIP MIPS Helmet

Swedish company POC has announced it will unveil its new Octal AVIP MIPS road cycling helmet and what it has coined the Eye Park at the Vuelta a España 2014. Noteworthingly, the new helmet features the Multi-directional Impact Protection System, which adds additional brain protection in accidents. The POC Eye Park eyewear device has been developed jointly with Team Garmin-Sharp cyclists.

Swedish company POC has announced it will unveil its new Octal AVIP MIPS road cycling helmet and what it has coined the Eye Park at the Vuelta a España 2014. Noteworthingly, the new helmet features the Multi-directional Impact Protection System, which adds additional brain protection in accidents. The POC Eye Park eyewear device has been developed jointly with Team Garmin-Sharp cyclists.

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News & Results

POC Partners with Volvo to Develop New Safety Systems

01/10/2014| 0 comments
by Mark Watson

POC Partners with Volvo to Develop New Safety Systems

Today POC, a manufacturer of cycling helmets and glasses, announced it has partnered with Volvo Car Group of Sweden to develop new ideas to fuel safety and design innovation helping to further protect cyclists in traffic.

Today POC, a manufacturer of cycling helmets and glasses, announced it has partnered with Volvo Car Group of Sweden to develop new ideas to fuel safety and design innovation helping to further protect cyclists in traffic.

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News & Results

Boardman Tells Mayor of London to Ban Lorries Following Cyclist Deaths

11/19/2013| 0 comments
by Mark Watson

Boardman Tells Mayor of London to Ban Lorries Following Cyclist Deaths

British Cycling’s Policy Adviser, Chris Boardman, has written to the Mayor of London Boris Johnson to ask him to put into action his promise to look at removing the most dangerous lorries from the British capital’s roads during the busiest times. Other European capitals are also failing to protect cyclists.

British Cycling’s Policy Adviser, Chris Boardman, has written to the Mayor of London Boris Johnson to ask him to put into action his promise to look at removing the most dangerous lorries from the British capital’s roads during the busiest times. Other European capitals are also failing to protect cyclists.

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Training & Health

Study indicates Tour de France riders live longer

09/4/2013| 0 comments
by Reuters and Roadcycling.com

Study indicates Tour de France riders live longer

French riders in the Tour de France live an average of six years longer than the general population and die less often of cardiovascular problems, researchers found. Findings may help ease worries about the effect of extreme exercise on the heart.

French riders in the Tour de France live an average of six years longer than the general population and die less often of cardiovascular problems, researchers found. Findings may help ease worries about the effect of extreme exercise on the heart.

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News & Results

Bradley Wiggins hospitalized after collision

11/8/2012| 1 comment
by AP and Roadcycling.com

Bradley Wiggins hospitalized after collision

Team Sky Procycling's Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins is recovering in a hospital today after being hit by a car while riding his bike in northern England.

Team Sky Procycling's Tour de France champion Bradley Wiggins is recovering in a hospital today after being hit by a car while riding his bike in northern England.

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