Legends of the Tour
Legends of the Tour comes from Alex Hinds, one of cycling’s leading voices. Television presenter, writer and commentator for Australia’s free-to-air SBS TV and Cycling Central website.
Hinds paints a dynamic, insightful and affectionate portrait of the Tour de France, the world’s most famous cycling race, in Legends of the Tour. A selection of international cycling writers share their views on different aspects of the tour, including the race courses, famous rivalries, and its crop of great riders – from the brilliant climbers of today to the young, up-and-coming athletes, as well as legendary riders and those recently retired from their beloved sport. Packed with informative details and thoughtful observations, alongside lavish full-colour photography and portraits, Legends of the Tour is a landmark volume, essential for all Tour de France fans.