Chris Froome

The Tour de France in Yorkshire Will Be Success... If the Organisers Get It Right

David Spereall | Posted 03.04.2014 | UK Sport
David Spereall

In many ways, these are echoes of the widespread trepidation, cynicism and finger-crossing that marked the build-up to the London Olympics. Those fears were unfulfilled on that occasion and the feel-good factor produced for the country that summer was something that will be hard for us all to forget.

Wiggins Moved Kids To New School Over Doping 'Bullying'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK Sport

Sir Bradley Wiggins has revealed he had to move his children to a new school because of harassment following his Tour de France win and the Lance Arms...

Get On Your Bike

Benjamin Spiro-Hughes | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics
Benjamin Spiro-Hughes

A sixth cyclist has died in London in only two weeks. Cycling's popularity is propelled by British Tour de France winners - Chris Froome and Bradly Wiggins. It will only continue to get more popular as more people cycle to work, to get healthy and combat costs. Cycle safety is now paramount.

'He Stabbed Me In The Back'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 12.09.2013 | UK Sport

Sir Bradley Wiggins felt Chris Froome "stabbed him in the back" during the 2012 Tour de France, according to former Team Sky general manager Sean Yate...

Wiggins To Return To Velodrome For 2016 Olympics

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.08.2013 | UK Sport

Sir Bradley Wiggins intends to return to the velodrome for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. The 32-year-old has conceded his chances of a secon...

Drugs in Sport: Testing for Athletes Must Be Strict

James Willstrop | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK Sport
James Willstrop

It is at times like this that I am happy to play a sport which involves a consequential skill element. No drug can make a squash player hit better shots.

Samuel Luckhurst

'Dopers Are Ruining Their Lives'

HuffingtonPost.com | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 30.07.2013 | UK Sport

What Laura Trott lacks in stature she makes up with in frankness. Engaging and chatty, she is as energetic on the phone as she is on the track during ...

Beware of the 'Lance Armstrong Effect' on Your Reputation

Gavin Megaw | Posted 23.09.2013 | UK
Gavin Megaw

Reputation cannot be owned; it is the prevailing view of an organisation. Reputations are impacted by all publicly available data and coverage. An important component is the view, held by the public, opinion leaders and other stakeholders, of the industry an organisation is part of.

'This Is A Gritty Environment'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Sport

Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome could "absolutely" line up alongside each other when the Tour de France starts in Yorkshire next year, according ...

Va-Va Froome

Mark Perryman | Posted 21.09.2013 | UK Sport
Mark Perryman

In the past three weeks on the roads and up the mountains of France perhaps an opportunity has been starting to unfold. The greatest cycling race in the world, which in its centenary edition remains defiantly French in every detail of its character and organisation , is becoming a part of our British sporting summer too.

Britain's 2013 Summer of Sport Trumps London 2012 Hegemony

Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 21.09.2013 | UK Sport
Samuel Luckhurst

This Saturday marks a year since Danny Boyle's glorious opening ceremony and just remembering those glorious two-and-a-half-weeks is spine tingling. We would never have it as good. Only we would just one year later.

Why Cyclists Could Be Cashing in on Brand Investment

David Atkinson | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK Sport
David Atkinson

Sir Bradley Wiggins' efforts in winning the Tour de France last summer, followed by Olympic gold, Sports Personality of the Year and rocking out with his guitar at the after party - combined with the rise and success of British Cycling at both the Beijing and London Olympics - have made cycling not only more popular as a spectator sport, but enormously popular as a participation sport.

Va Va Froome

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome has become the second successive British winner of the Tour de France in its 100th edition. The Team Sky rider, who finished second to...

WATCH: Froome Lashes Out Fan At Tour De France Fan (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.07.2013 | UK Sport

The Tour de France elect winner Chris Froome did what many on the peloton have dreamt of doing and shoved an irritating fan out of the way on Saturday...

Britain's Chris Froome Set For Tour Glory

Posted 20.07.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome can celebrate victory in the 100th Tour de France after finishing third on Saturday's stage 20 to Annecy-Semnoz. With only Sunday's pr...

Froome's Team Sky Data Handed To L'Équipe

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Sport

Team Sky have given key data on Chris Froome's performances to French sports newspaper L'Équipe in a bid to end speculation the leader of the 100th T...

'I've Worked My Arse Off To Get Here'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome expressed his frustration at questions about doping a day after his historic win on Mont Ventoux. Froome tightened his grip on the yel...

'I Really Can't Believe It'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.07.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome's historic victory on Mont Ventoux last night should silence the Team Sky doubters, according to team principal Sir Dave Brailsford. A...

Froomedog Extends Tour De France Lead

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.07.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome banked another two minutes in his quest to win the Tour de France during yesterday's time trial, but predicted he will need every second ...

All Our Sporting Summers Rolled Into One

Mark Perryman | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK Sport
Mark Perryman

We can't afford to get cocky. Last weekend may be as good as it gets this summer. But Chris Froome in the yellow jersey and a home Ashes win would surely set the seal on a British summer of sport every bit as good as the one in 2012 we thought we'd never get close to experiencing ever again.

The Sky's The Limit

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome will head into the Tour de France as the firm favourite after wrapping up victory in the Critérium du Dauphiné with an impressive final...

Froome Takes Lead In Critérium Du Dauphiné (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2013 | UK Sport

Chris Froome has taken the overall lead in the Critérium du Dauphiné after winning the fifth stage of the race. Froome began the day just five se...

Team Sky's The Limit

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 29.04.2013 | UK Sport

Britain's Chris Froome warmed up for his Tour de France assault with victory at the the Tour de Romandie, holding off the challenge of Simon Spilak by...

Giro D'Italia 2014 To Start In... Ireland!

PA/Huffington Post UK | Stephen Hull | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Sport

Cycling's prestigious Giro d'Italia will begin in Ireland next year, organisers confirmed today. The cross-border start to one of the sport's three...

Froome Will Lead Team Sky At Le Tour, Says Wiggins

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Sport

Sir Bradley Wiggins has said Chris Froome will lead Team Sky at the 2013 Tour de France, as the recent knighthood effectively concedes his title and f...