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Jerseys of the Tour de France

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Jerseys of the Tour de France

Over the course of the three-week Tour, the professional peloton will be racing for a number of jerseys. Inevitably, the best all-round rider wins the Yellow Jersey from Le Coq Sportif. All leader's jerseys are won by following the same concept and we talk you through the rules.

2017-07-10 15:29:58By Elizabeth Demetriou

The Bridesmaid of the Tour – Raymond Poulidor

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The Bridesmaid of the Tour – Raymond Poulidor

Poulidor was picked by the Mercier-BP-Hutchinson professional racing team as a direct rival for Jacques Anquetil in 1959. Read about his journey here!

2017-06-18 09:00:32By Chris Green

5 ways to win the Tour de France

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5 ways to win the Tour de France

Since it's the first rest day of the Tour, we have compiled a list of expert tips on how to win the Tour de France!

2016-07-11 14:34:56By Elizabeth Demetriou

Le Tour - Fun and mindblowing facts.

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Le Tour - Fun and mindblowing facts.

If you want your mind blown with some of the most craziest facts you will ever read then look no further! We have come up with some of the most obscure and crazy facts that will get the conversations going on your local club run.

2017-06-30 16:08:47 By Heidi Anderson


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What do the Tour de France riders get up to on rest days?

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What do the Tour de France riders get up to on rest days?

So you have in mind that the riders would stay in bed all day being fed and watered and massaged all day? This is what us, the average cyclists would do right? Surely this seems like the most obvious thing to do? Well, think again! Believe it or not the TDF riders actually go for a ride! Albeit a nice steady one. 

2017-07-09 22:29:25By Heidi Anderson

How do you get to compete in the Tour de France?

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How do you get to compete in the Tour de France?

Have you ever wondered how the riders get to ride in the most prestigious race in the world? How do they get in these races? Do you have to qualify? Do you have to win certain races? Do you have to apply to World Tour teams? Do you have to be a certain speed? How do you get into it?

2017-07-07 11:07:31By Heidi Anderson

What do the Tour De France riders eat and drink

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What do the Tour De France riders eat and drink

It may enter your head how nice it must be for a Tour de France rider to be able to eat so much food?! Imagine all those calories you can consume withour getting fat? Well this may not be as enjoyable as you think.

2017-07-04 10:20:11By Heidi Anderson

How to pack a Scicon AeroTech Evolution 3.0 TSA bike case

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How to pack a Scicon AeroTech Evolution 3.0 TSA bike case

Here is a simple and easy video guide on how to pack a Scicon AeroTech Evolution 3.0 TSA bike case. Learn how quick and easy it is to pack your bike away for your next adventure!

2017-07-02 08:00:31By CyclingCam

Why is the Tour De France so hard?

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Why is the Tour De France so hard?

It is hard to believe but The Tour de France isn't half as hard as it used to be when it first began in 1903. Riders would ride all day and all night, but, as you can imagine this faced major issues and so as time went on the Tour de France evolved making it what it is today and still proving to be the hardest bike race in the world. But what makes it so hard? What makes it different to any other race in the world?

2017-07-01 08:00:21By Heidi Anderson