Professional road cycling is the best sport on Earth. Nothing else can touch it for colour, glamour and the courage it demands of the riders. The pinnacle of the sport is the Tour de France – the race every rider starts out dreaming of winning. For three weeks each July, the race turns all of France into its stadium. History is made in the high mountains of the Pyrenees and Alps and in the centr… es of its beautiful cities. Through interviews with the race’s biggest stars, reportage from huge moments in its history and in-depth analysis of what it takes to win the biggest race of all, we share with you the reason why the Tour is the greatest sporting spectacle on the planet.