Now famous as a softly-spoken television commentator, Sean is a man of gentle demeanour, but behind his gentleness lies a no-nonsense bicycle rider wh
The year is 1925. An 11-year old peasant boy in the outskirts of Florence, Italy, buys himself a bicycle with lira he has been saving for ages. This b
A grocer’s son, an era-defining bicycle rider, and a winner of well over 500 cycling races – we are talking about Eddy Merckx. Just as tennis fans tal
When we talk of the most decorated cyclists in history, we must mention Fausto Coppi. He may have died in 1960, but his legacy is the stuff of legend.
Bernard’s cycling career had every ingredient required to make his case for being one of the greatest riders ever. His brusque charisma and towering p