One of the Five Monuments of cycling – the last of the UCI World Tour; ‘The Race of the Falling Leaves’ – ‘La classica delle foglie morte’. I attended the 2016 edition and these photos were taken at Magreglio at the top of the Madonna del Ghisallo climb. Known as a climbers classic, this edition was won by Colombian rider Esteban Chaves of Movistar team.
Legendary climb on the Il Lombardia (and Giro d’Italia) about 9km uphill from Lake Como. At the top is the town of Magreglio with its museum and church dedicated to the world of cycling. Continue reading “Madonna del Ghisallo”
Some photos from ToB ’16 – taken in Ambleside (Lake District) Tatton Park (Cheshire) and London – September 2016 ToB … Continue reading Tour of Britain ’16
The Start Line on Horse Guards … Continue reading Ride London Surrey Classic 2016
Some photos taken in Paris in July 2016 at the climax of the 2016 Tour de France Continue reading Tour de France 2016 – Paris
La Course by Le Tour de France 2016 – 24/07/2016 – Paris (89 km)
The Women’s 2016 Tour de France race. Won by Chloe Hosking of team Wiggle High5. The 2017 edition will be staged in the mountains on 20th July with a mountain top finish on the iconic Col d’Izoard Continue reading “La Course”