Chris Froome

Chris Froome Followed Onto Pavement And 'Rammed By Impatient Driver'

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 09.05.2017 | UK

Three-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome claims he was followed onto the footpath and “rammed” by an “impatient” driver in an incident th...

Gonzo GoPro: Joining the Action In Le Tour

David J Constable | Posted 06.10.2016 | UK Sport
David J Constable

'Would you like to ride in the Tour de France?' 'What?' 'The Tour de France. Would you like to ride in it?' 'But don't you have to be like, you kno...

Bradley Wiggins And Chris Froome's Medical Data Leaked In Hack

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 15.09.2016 | UK

Sir Bradley Wiggins and Chris Froome are among athletes whose medical information has been leaked after hackers stole files from the World Anti-Doping...

This Is Team GB's 'Magnificent Seven' Who Won Medals On 'Super Wednesday'

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 16.08.2016 | UK

The British Olympic team notched up six medals on Day Five - double Team GB’s total during the Rio Games so far. #TeamGB on Day 5🏅@joeclarkek1...

Stray Bullets And Capsizing Boats - But No GB Medals So Far

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 07.08.2016 | UK

After a wonderful opening ceremony, we got down to business for day one of the Rio 2016 Olympic games. Rio 2016 Day One Highlights Team GB swimmer Ad...

Wheely Good! Spectating And Cycling In The RideLondon Festival

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 26.07.2016 | UK

Tour de France champion Chris Froome will take part in the 2016 Prudential RideLondon-Surrey event, it has been confirmed. The three-day cycling festi...

Something to Believe In: Team Sky Wins the Tour de France for Britain

Alex Ratcliffe | Posted 27.07.2016 | UK Sport
Alex Ratcliffe

Not once. Not twice. But three times Team Sky have proved their mettle and the success of their training programme and scientific approach to clean cy...

Tour de France Leader Chris Froome Ambushed With 'Up Yours' Gesture From Elderly French Spectator

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK Sport

Chris Froome received the most gallic of insults on Friday as he climbed during stage 19 of the Tour de France. The yellow jersey-clad cyclist was...

The Tour de France, Lance Armstrong and the Beautiful Sport of Cycling

Alex Ratcliffe | Posted 22.07.2016 | UK Sport
Alex Ratcliffe

Tour de France 2014 Cambridge I am a less than amateur cyclist, but we are a cycling family and like thousands of others these days in Britain, we ...

Why I Love the Tour de France

Lisa Edwards | Posted 02.07.2016 | UK Sport
Lisa Edwards

I don't know quite why I love the Tour de France so much. These days I never get on a bike, and when I used to do it, I chose mountain-biking, not road-cycling. That was, until a move to the city put paid to my weekend forays into the countryside.

Chris Froome: A Fallen Hero

Alex Ratcliffe | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Sport
Alex Ratcliffe

For British fans, given the World Cup results, Andy Murray's crash out of Wimbledon, and the minimal numbers of British champs selected for the Tour line up, this has turned out to be the 'anti-year' in British sport, the opposite of 2012.

Froome Crashes Out Of Tour De France

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 09.07.2014 | UK Sport

Chris Froome's Tour de France title defence is over after the Team Sky leader abandoned the race on the cobbled fifth stage following three crashes in...

Let the Tour Legacy Begin

Adam Stones | Posted 06.09.2014 | UK Sport
Adam Stones

I spent the three days 'tour chasing' and I am confident that this triumphant spectacle can leave a lasting legacy if we let it... until now the next generation of cyclists has been "let down" by a lack of safe roads... now we just need to see the representative Government investment to ensure this passion has a deep and lasting impact.

It's Time to Start a New Conversation About Cycle Safety

Peter Le Masurier | Posted 16.08.2014 | UK Tech
Peter Le Masurier

This year looks set to be a good summer for cycling in the UK. For starters, the Tour de France is kicking off in Yorkshire in July, the first time it has done so in the UK since 2007. And there's every chance Chris Froome could hold on to his title, despite his difficulties this weekend in the Critérium du Dauphiné .

Team Sky's 2014 Tour De France Bike Is Just Incredible

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 29.05.2014 | UK Tech

When you get a new bike, you're probably pleased if it has a shiny new set of gears, a more comfortable set of handlebars or a cool looking logo. T...

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

David Spereall | Posted 03.06.2014 | 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' | 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.