Tour de France

July 21, 2016 1

The Tour de France started as a publicity stunt to sell newspapers.  Today it is the most famous bicycle race in the world. The Tour…

Eddy Merckx

June 21, 2016 0

There is little debate that Eddy Merckx is the greatest cyclist ever to ride a bike. Edouard Louis Joseph Merckx was born in Brabant, Belgium,…

Graeme Obree

April 27, 2016 2

The Flying Scotsman is one of the most unorthodox athletes in the history of cycling. Graeme Obree was born in Nuneaton, a small town in…

Ironman World Championship

December 23, 2015 2

The Ironman World Championship may be the most grueling single-day sporting event in the world. The event has been held annually in Hawaii since 1978…

Bernard Hinault

July 21, 2015 0

The most famous cycling event in the world takes place in France and the greatest French rider of all time is Bernard Hinault. Born in…