Cycling the Way of the Roses involves a challenging 177 miles of undulating country with centuries of incredible history.
The monuments are the epic races of folklore, of history. They are the ones that have been ridden and won by the greats, cycling's hardmen - those who can suffer the most. These are the races that have inspired admiration , and have done for over 100 years and long may they continue.
Cycling is an ever evolving sport. In the course of the next 5 years, the cycling industry will be changed by advancements in technology that will alter the sport for good. Here are the top 3 things that won't exist in professional cycling in 5 years.
The second instalment in the 100 series. Now we're in Devon, riding the lumpy countryside to get to the other side. Coast to coast. Sea to Sea. It's hilly, stunning, wooded, epic and above all, a lot of fun. Grab your bike, some friends and ride this journey of a lifetime
It's just been winter, it snowed a bit, it was very cold (and mostly still is) but now is the time to plot and plan for those glorious summer rides. Here is the first of 5 rides we think are some of the best long distance numbers in the UK. They are all over 100 miles. Find your ton and get it done!