Win a framed photograph from the Yorkshire stage

Competition Would you like to win this fantastic photograph of the huge crowds on the Côte de Buttertubs during the opening stage of the Tour de France? We have one framed print to give away courtesy of our photographer Simon Gill. If you were up there on the hill, it would make a fantastic souvenir […]

The VeloNews Cycling Podcast 3

Posted by on Jul 22, 2014 in Audioboo, Podcast | No Comments

listen to ‘The VeloNews Cycling Podcast 3’ on Audioboo In the third episode of The VeloNews Cycling Podcast, Andy Hood and Matt Beaudin join Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe in the beautiful medieval city of Carcassonne as the second rest day draws to a close. They assess the race so far, ask how […]

Stage 15: Kristoff denies Bauer at the death

Posted by on Jul 21, 2014 in Audioboo, Podcast | No Comments

listen to ‘Stage 15: Kristoff denies Bauer at the death’ on Audioboo In the latest Telegraph Cycling Podcast, supported by Jaguar, there is discussion of stage fifteen and interviews with Nicolas Roche, Allan Peiper and the voice of the Tour de France, Sebastian Piquet. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe are joined by Norwegian […]

The voice of the Tour

Posted by on Jul 21, 2014 in Tour 2014, Tour de France | No Comments

By Richard Moore in Carcassonne Tall, dark-haired and suave, Sebastian Piquet always cuts a dash in the Village Départ of the Tour de France, though the other morning in Tallard, with a natty scarf knotted around his neck, he had upped his game. All that was missing was a beret and a sweater tossed over […]

Stage 14: Second time lucky for Majka

Posted by on Jul 20, 2014 in Audioboo, Podcast | No Comments

listen to ‘Stage 14: Second time lucky for Majka ’ on Audioboo The latest Telegraph Cycling Podcast, supported by Jaguar, includes discussion, analysis and interviews from Risoul, scene of the finish of stage 14 of the Tour de France, after the second and final day in the Alps. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe […]

Stage 13: Nibali tightens his grip in the Alps

Posted by on Jul 19, 2014 in Audioboo, Podcast | No Comments

listen to ‘Stage 13: Nibali tightens his grip in the Alps’ on Audioboo On the first Alpine stage of the 2014 Tour de France the latest Telegraph Cycling Podcast, supported by Jaguar, reports ‘live’ from Chamrousse on Vincenzo Nibali’s stage win and Richie Porte’s collapse. Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe were at the […]

Fun, games and frustration for Sagan

by Daniel Friebe in Saint-Étienne Another near miss in St Etienne on Thursday sparked further talk of Peter Sagan’s “crisis”. But is he really the tactical halfwit that some believe, or just cursed by a unique repertoire of talents? If he couldn’t laugh you suspect that he would have to cry – yet you also […]

Stage 12; Kristoff wins, Sagan second again

Posted by on Jul 17, 2014 in Audioboo, Podcast | No Comments

listen to ‘Stage 12; Kristoff wins, Sagan second again’ on Audioboo In the latest Telegraph Cycling Podcast, supported by Jaguar, the team of Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss stage twelve, won by Norwegian Alexander Kristoff ahead of Peter Sagan. It was another day, another Sagan second-place — his fourth at this Tour. […]

Stage 11: No such thing as a routine day

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014 in Audioboo, Podcast | No Comments

listen to ‘Stage 11: No such thing as a routine day’ on Audioboo In the latest Telegraph Cycling Podcast, supported by Jaguar, the team of Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie and Daniel Friebe discuss stage eleven, which saw an impressive win by Tony Gallopin and a courageous ride by Andrew Talansky, who, suffering with crash injuries, […]

The armchair sports director

Posted by on Jul 16, 2014 in Tour 2014, Tour de France | No Comments

by The Cycling Podcast in Oyonnax Earlier this year, Dave Brailsford set each member of his Sky management team a task to come up with the perfect Tour de France team made up of current professionals. Budget was not a factor, so they did not have to worry about what it would cost to assemble […]