The first ever Cycling Media Awards are finally upon us, taking place this evening, October 16th, at the Bloomsbury Ballroom near Holborn.
Doors open at 7pm, with drinks and a welcome dinner preceeding the main event.
An after party will follow, allowing those in attendance to let loose until midnight, when the event closes.
Hosting the proceedings is Comedy Store regular Ian Moore who will lead the celebrations of the best in writing about cycling across press from all sectors, including specialist, national newspapers, online, broadcast, lifestyle media and mainstream magazines.
The CMAs are proudly sponsored by Headline Sponsor Santini; Individual category sponsors include Cycle Alert (Cycle Campaign of the Year), Lapierre (Coverage by a Mainstream Website), the Austrian National Tourist Office (Coverage in a Health & Fitness Magazine), Cycleguard (Coverage in a National Newspaper), Tenn Outdoors (Cycling Website of the Year) and Upgrade with DMR (Cycling Magazine of the Year) and Kinesis (Best Use of Photography).
The Finalists are:
Cycling Magazine – sponsored by DMR
International Mountain Bike
What Mountain Bike
Women’s Cycling Magazine
Cycling Website– sponsored by Tenn Outdoors
Total Women’s Cycling
Best Use of Photography– sponsored by Kinesis
The Ride Journal
Specialist Print Writer
Andrew Dodd – MBUK
James Spender – Cyclist
Kaya Burgess – The Times
Lara Dunn – Women’s Cycling
Rebecca Charlton – IPC
Ross Lydall – London Evening Standard
Warren Rossiter – Immediate Media
Specialist Online Writer
Ben Carlson-Oakes – Sportive.com
Dan Joyce – road.cc
James Huang – BikeRadar
Kirsty Ho Fat – Women’s Cycling
Marc Basiliere – Bikerumor.com and Singletrackworld.com
Matt Brett – road.cc
Tom Edwards – BBC
Coverage by a Newspaper – sponsored by Cycleguard
London Evening Standard
Coverage by a Style Magazine
Coverage by a Health & Fitness Magazine– sponsored by Austrian National Tourist Office
Coverage by a Mainstream Website– sponsored by Lapierre
The Bike Show Podcast (Resonance FM)
The Cycling Podcast
The Unofficial Unsanctioned Women’s UCI
Cycling Campaign – sponsored by Cycle Alert
World Naked Bike Ride
That should be everything you need to know, but should you have any more questions about the night, please contact Lisa Carter at firstname.lastname@example.org.
VENUE: Bloomsbury Ballroom, Victoria House, Bloomsbury Square, London WC1B 4DA