(BBC) Tour de France : how to ride as fast as a pro

  • Bert Blocken

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities


The professional cyclists tackling Europe's biggest mountains as they wend their way to the Tour de France's finale in Paris seem superhuman. But how do they do it - and can ordinary riders learn a few lessons?

Period21 Jul 2018

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleTour de France: How to cycle as fast as a pro
    Degree of recognitionInternational
    Media name/outletBBC News
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/SizeItem on website (webpage) and radio (several minutes)
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    Producer/AuthorLucy Proctor
    PersonsBert Blocken