Nov 16, 2016
Iconic Climbs #4: the col d'Aspin
The col d’Aspin has been used 71 times in the Tour de France, which makes it very high in the all-ti...
Nov 15, 2016
When cyclists get to talking about the hardest climbs in the Tour de France, it is never long before someone mentions the Galibier. Rig...
Dec 22, 2015
This is definitely a top contender for the most beautiful road in the world!
The word “lacets” means shoelaces in French, and th...
Aug 9, 2015
Passo dello Stelvio
Is the Passo dello Stelvio the most iconic climb of them all?
Why do some climbs become iconic while others ...
The Col d'Izoard
Few Alpine cols are more mythic than the Izoard.
First immortalised in grainy black and white photographs as a b...
Jun 23, 2015
Col du Tourmalet
Three syllables to strike fear into the heart of all but the most accomplished (or uninformed) cycl...