Know your peloton from your polka-dots, your time trial from your Tourmalet? The 2019 Tour de France is here for three weeks of top notch cycling and everyone in the SportPursuit office is very excited to see who comes out wearing the yellow jersey. If you need a hand keeping up to speed with the Tour, check out these podcasts for expert analysis for every km of the race.
The Bradley Wiggins Show by Eurosport
Join Sir Brad, Graham Willgoss and special guests serving up analysis with Wiggo’s unique insight.
The Cycling Podcast + Rapha
Presented in association with Rapha by award-winning authors, journalists and publishers Richard Moore, Lionel Birnie, and Daniel Friebe, the Cycling Podcast gets inside the peloton and celebrates the iconic riders of the cycling.
Lance Armstrong’s cycling history may have its share of controversy but there is no denying his insight into the sport is second to none. Entertaining, incisive and in-depth analysis from Lance, co-presenters and special guests.
Bespoke on Le Tour
Up to date news and insight from the team at BBC 5 Live.
Life in the Peloton
If you’ve got all of your Tour-specific coverage but want a deeper dive into what life is like on the professional cycling circuit then this show from pro cyclist Mitchell Docker is perfect for you. Learn the ins and outs of the sport from a new perspective and enjoy the inside stories of life in the peloton.
And a bonus…
For those not following the Tour who still want a new podcast treat to enjoy, check out the brand new Totally Active Podcast. In the first ever episode host Jimmy Hyland speaks with trail and Ultra runner, YouTuber and Journalist Claire Maxted about the sport, the transition from road to trail and the essential equipment required to run on the trails or in the mountains.
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