Adults who participate in a high overall level of sports and exercise are at 34% lower risk of death than those who never or rarely engage in such activities.
A new Russian hack has claimed to reveal the details of so-called therapeutic use exemptions. But could transparency in this area be a benchmark for the fight against drugs in sport?
When it comes to winning Olympic gold, it turns out timing isn't everything.
Why less is more when it comes to exercise.
Everything you need to know about how elite cyclists tackle the slopes of the Tour.
When the road heads higher and the mercury is rising, the world's top cyclists get to test the quality of their preparation.
First tip: learn to wobble.
If you use one of the many apps to map your walking, jogging or cycling route then you could be giving away information that could be abused by others.
Pro-bike policies can boost local business. In one Melbourne case study, the average hourly retail spending from six bikes was $97.20 compared to $27 from one car occupying an equivalent space.
Asthma medication can cause trouble for athletes but why are some inhalers alright while others need permission to use?
There's clearly a growing enthusiasm for the sport but our experts crunched the numbers to see if this is just more middle-aged men in lycra (Mamils).
Cycling could be a major part of the solution to London's transport problems – it's a shame the main mayoral candidates don't see it that way.
Studying how athletes' bones contort during exercise is helping scientists understand which exercise is best for maintaining healthy bones as we age.
Rinsing your mouth with a sports drink and then spitting it out can improve performance.
New South Wales' new tougher bike laws reveal an ongoing war of the roads.
Cyclists have voiced their opposition to some aspects of the Go Together package to ensure their safety on NSW roads.
Health risks loom as weekend athletes aiming to beat their mates become a new frontline for anti-doping.
Bike sharing has huge potential benefits - even for people who don't use them.
Cycling has been on the look out for mini engines in bike frames, and it may have come up trumps. But it might be missing a trick to invigorate the sport.
It's up to state governments to ensure urban planning rules properly reflect both the desires of residents in the 21st century and the principles of sustainability.