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What is the Tour de France?

What is the Tour de France?

The Tour de France is the World’s biggest annual sporting event with nearly 200 cyclists racing over 2,ooo miles in just 23 days…Wow that is a long race! If you finish the gruelling race you are likely to burn over 118,000 calories which is the equivalent to 26 Mars bars a day. The race is […]

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Chris Froome deserves greater credit

Chris Froome deserves greater credit

This week saw Chris Froome seal his third Tour de France title in style. With his arms around the Team Sky squad down the Champs-Elysees, there was little doubting that the Brit deserved the victory. In fact, the confirmation of the hat trick went a long way in asserting his dominance of cycling’s toughest competition. […]

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Tour De France

Tour De France

This year’s Tour De France is well underway, with over 170 cyclists having set off from the Grand Départ in Leeds on July 5th.

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2012 A year to remember…

2012 A year to remember…

So the Olympics was a big thing but let’s not forget the Tour de France, won by Britain’s own Bradley Wiggins.

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Cavendish Leaving Sky

Cavendish Leaving Sky

Cavendish is leaving Sky for Omega Parma-Quickstep.