Tour de France

Book review: The Science of the Tour de France: Training secrets of the world’s best cyclists

Mark Stickland learns how performances are achieved at the Tour de France today, and how this can help you improve your road cycling

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The Paris-Roubaix Challenge

Ride the Paris-Roubaix before the pros in the amateur Paris-Roubaix Challenge sportive event.

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Climbing Ventoux on a Brompton

Paul Lamarra tackled the Giant of Provence, Mont Ventoux, on his folding bike. Here's how he got on.

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Seeing the Tour de France for the first time

Reader Q&A: Kate emailed to ask about watching the Tour de France in the Pyrenees. It will be the first time she's seen the race live.

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Beach house for 10 people to rent during the Tour de France in Normandy

Here's a beach house for 10 people that's perfect for watching the first THREE stages of the 2016 Tour de France.

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Ventoux Cycling Holidays

So you want to ride Ventoux? If you need a little support, I'm now offering a bespoke service to help you arrange your Ventoux cycling holiday. Here's how I can help.

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Watching La Vuelta in the French Pyrenees

One stage of the 2016 Vuelta visits France. Here's what you need to know about watching it.

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The Tour de France in the Dordogne

We caught two stages of the 2017 Tour de France in the Dordogne in south-west France. Here are our highlights.

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The 2018 Etape du Tour

Riding the 2018 Étape du Tour? Here is everything you need to know to enter – and survive – the most famous sportive in the world.

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