2016 The 2017 Friends of the Podcast subscription is £10 and you can sign up now. The first episode goes behind the scenes with Lotto-Soudal, the longest-serving professional cycling team, at their training camp in Majorca.

Sign up to become a Friend of the Podcast for 2017 and you will be able to listen to 11 special episodes that Richard, Lionel and Daniel will record over the course of the season. Expect a mix of documentary-style shows, discussion, analysis and interviews about professional cycling.

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Bonus | The Cycling Podcast at The Signet Library with Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie & François Thomazeau
In early December, Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and French journalist François Thomazeau, who will be familiar to those who have listened to our Tour de France coverage, appeared before a sell-out audience at the prestigious Signet Library in Edinburgh.

Episode 1 | Behind the scenes with Lotto-Soudal
Find out more about the Belgian professional cycling team with the longest-running continuous sponsor, at their training camp in Majorca. We hear from the team’s management, riders and staff and learn about life with the squad that has been part of the peloton since 1985.
Part 1: Behind the scenes with Lotto-Soudal
Part 2: In conversation with Marc Sergeant

Episode 3 | The Lionel of Flanders
A five-part series taking listeners right to the heart of the action as the Classics season heads towards the Tour of Flanders and Paris-Roubaix. Join Lionel Birnie as he criss-crosses the countryside following three races, Dwars Door Vlaanderen, GP E3 Harelbeke and Ghent-Wevelgem.
Part 1: Dwars Door Vlaanderen
Part 2: The road to Roubaix
Part 3: Grand Prix E3 Harelbeke
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Coming Soon
Nine more episodes will be released in 2017.