Chris Boardman is the 2017 winner of the Cross Sports Cycling Book of the Year for his autobiography Triumphs and Turbulence. The long-awaited autobiography from the father of modern British cycling
In Indurain, Alasdair Fotheringham gets to the heart of this enigmatic character, reliving his historic accomplishments in vibrant colour, and exploring how this shaped the direction taken by generations of Spanish racers - raising Spanish sport to a whole new level.
'I have success, money, women. I've been lionised by the public and the media. The world is at my feet. I've spread my wings and here I am, soaring above everything and everyone. But in reality, the descent has already begun.' From doping to redemption, this is the controversial, internationally bestselling tell-all memoir from the golden boy of Dutch cycling, Thomas Dekker.
The full, rich story of the legendary Giro d'Italia, published to celebrate its 100th edition.
The Tale of the First Tour de France. For the first time, the full story behind the creation of the Tour de France and the remarkable first edition of the race in 1903.
Many books tell you where the mountains are, or how long and how high. None of them ask ‘Why?’ Why do road cyclists go to the mountains?
Discover how the modern bike has evolved into the beautiful machine of today, with the world's leading designer.
Ride the Revolution represents the best new writing on cycling from women involved in the sport at all levels as fans, key personnel, riders, photographers, journalists and presenters.
The book features more than 200 jerseys including iconic retro jerseys along with some more current team jerseys like the Giant/Alpecin kit.. We think the Art of the Jersey book is perfect for the enthusiast or style-conscious cyclist.
In ETAPE, critically acclaimed author Richard Moore will take readers on a virtual Tour de France, with each chapter focusing on a single rider in a single stage that came to define the Tour’s history.
The compelling story of Britain’s best-ever cyclist – one of the most enigmatic, complex and contradictory athletes in any sport – and the unravelling of the puzzle surrounding his sudden and dramatic disappearance. Fully updated with new material on the enigmatic Millar.
To many, the racing bicycle is a cult object, a vehicle of dreams, a marvel of engineering and aesthetic.
Part memoir, part detective story, this is a fascinating account of how Irish sports journalist David Walsh spent 13 years attempting to expose the truth about now-disgraced cyclist Armstrong's doping... A gripping tale of one man's determination.
Drawn from one of the world's finest collections of cycling artifacts, Goggles & Dust presents more than 100 rarely seen photographs from bicycle racing's heyday. Lovingly restored and accurately curated, the images inside celebrate the grit and determination of the pioneers who established the records, traditions, and distinct flavors of Europe's most hallowed races.
The greatest cyclist and one of the greatest athletes who has ever lived, Eddy Merckx has amassed an astounding 525 victories. His merciless domination of the sport ruined careers and revolutionised cycling. in this gripping and definitive biography, Daniel Friebe unravels the truth behing the Merckx enigma, revealing that his insatiable desire to win hid a terrible fear of losing.
The definitive account of the life of Britain's greatest cyclist by Britain's greatest cycling writer. The book the cycling world has been waiting for. A definitive account of the life of Britain’s greatest cyclist - Tom Simpson. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.