The first cycling competitive test was Cycling, is a physical exercise that uses a on 31st of May 1868 on a small circuit bicycle to ride indoor and outdoor. of 1200 metres in the Saint- Cloud's park, in the outskirts of Paris, 7 cyclists participated and it was won by the British James Moore with a bycicle made of wood and iron wheels.

There are a lot of types of cycling, like cycling indoor, cycling outdoor, trial, rode cycling, mountain bike, cyclo-cross , bmx ...

1. Competitions , Road cycling.
|1.1 Le tour de la France.
The Tour de France is a well-known lasts about three weeks. At the end of each day's bicycle race. It is held in France, every summer. race the leader is given a yellow shirt, the best In recent years it has sprinter is given a green shirt, ended with a race through and the best rider in the the centre of Paris, past mountain races is given a polka the Eiffel tower. It is dot jersey. He is sometimes among the most famous, called the King of the and has some of the Mountains. The best young highest prizes, of bike rider, who must be under 25, races in Europe. Recently, gets a white jersey. The winner it was in the media, is the one who finishes the race because some athletes to Paris in the fastest time. were doping. The race There is a lot of prize money for goes around France, but the teams of the winners of the can have some parts in Tour, but the winner of each other countries like England, Belgium, or Spain day's race also gets prize money. as they race in the Pyrenees mountains.The tour

The Vuelta a España is an annual multiple stage bicycle race primarily held in Spain, while also occasionally making passes through nearby countries. Inspired by the success of the Giro d'Italia and the Tour de France, the race was first organized in 1935. The race has been held annually since 1955.[1] As the Vuelta gained prestige and popularity the race was lengthened and its reach began to extend all around the globe. Since 1979, the event has been staged and managed by Unipublic. The peloton expanded from a primarily Spanish participation; riders from all over the world participate in the race each year. The Vuelta is a UCI World Tour event, which means that the teams that compete in the race are mostly UCI ProTeams, with the exception of the teams that the organizers caninvite.

2. The bycicle.

These are the main parts of the bike:

saddle wheel

handlebar frame


rear shock Chain wheel pedal crank



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