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Chris Froome: The Long Ride From Kenya To The Champs-Élysées

For Bradley Wiggins last year, read Chris Froome in 2013. This is the second year in succession that a Briton has dominated the Tour de France, both members of the same team, the black-clad Team Sky. But there the resemblance ends. Wiggins could hardly be more British, with his mutton-chop sideburns, a love of all […]

Two new films about African teams raise the question of whether dominance in long-distance running can be copied on a bike. The trailer for Baisikeli: The Story of an African Cycling Team It’s become as much a truism as a prediction: some day African athletes will dominate distance cycling much as they do distance running. By odd […]

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