Tour de France

Cycling Mont Ventoux

It's claimed lives and livelihoods, broken hearts and shattered dreams – Max Wooldridge has this overview of climbing Ventoux.

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Book review: Book de Tour by Greig Leach

Greig Leich's Book de Tour is a detailed artist's impression of every stage of the 2014 Tour de France. Julia Stagg has this review.

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2018 Tour de France Stage 10 and 2018 Étape du Tour

Stage 10 of the 2018 Tour de France doubles as the 2018 Etape du Tour route. Here is the full route plus GPX file.

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Book reviews: Tour de France 100th anniversary books

Two coffee table books have been released to celebrate the 100th edition of the Tour de France in 2013. We compare them

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Hubert Opperman's 1930 Tour de France Photos

In the wake of Cadel Evans' Tour de France win, we look at the rare Tour photos that once belonged to Australia's first cycling hero

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Book review: The Climb, by Chris Froome

Julia Stagg says there are no shades of grey after reading Chris Froome's autobiography, The Climb.

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Australians at the Tour de France

With Cadel Evans' win at the 2011 Tour de France, I thought I'd indulge in a little history of Australians in the Tour de France

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Tour de France Poster Art

Need something cool for that space on your wall? Check out this range of cycling poster art based on the Tour de France

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Cycling the Paris-Roubaix

Gerry Patterson rides the Paris-Roubaix, the most treacherous of the Spring Classics leading up to the Tour de France

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Climbing Col de la Croix de Fer

Col de la Croix de Fer in the Rhône-Alpes is one of the legends of the Tour de France. Steven Herrick has this first-hand account of climbing it.

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