July (21 posts)
Thursday 25 July 2013, 15:56
Peter Allen remembers his London 2012 experience, as he prepares to return to the Olympic Park for the Anniversary Games.
Friday 19 July 2013, 14:36
5 live's summariser at the Tour de France, Graham Jones, explains what the dreaded bonk means for cyclists.
Friday 19 July 2013, 12:11
5 live's meteorologist Simon King, offers an insight into the week ahead as the heatwave continues.
Thursday 18 July 2013, 12:42
If there is a stage on this year’s Tour that everybody has been waiting for then it’s this one. Stage 18 Gap to Alpe D’Huez: the most famous climb in the Tour, and one of the first climbs ever to be used as a summit finish. It has become a Mecca for cycling fans with its 21 hairpin bends.
Wednesday 17 July 2013, 14:38
Behind the scenes: Week one of the Tour de France
Tuesday 16 July 2013, 14:44
BBC Radio 5 live's Tour de France producer Olie D'Albertanson films the stencil team on the morning of Stage 16.
Monday 15 July 2013, 16:01
Read Graham Jones's blog on why Chris Froome is the best climber in the world.
Thursday 11 July 2013, 12:05
The very unfortunate and unsavoury incident involving Mark Cavendish on Stage 11 of the Tour d France (when a spectator threw a bottle of urine in his face), reminded us all of the dangers and vulnerability of cyclists.
Wednesday 10 July 2013, 16:09
I set off on my latest BBC Radio 5 Live disabled adventure knowing one thing - it’s a tough job market out there at the moment and it’s hard for anyone to get a job, but if you’re disabled, it’s even harder. So, we set out to find out why...why are there so many disabled people in the UK desperate...
Wednesday 10 July 2013, 13:55
Graham Jones on the Tour de France time trial.