It's no surprise that shortly after the bicycle was invented that racing competitions followed. Today, there are many forms of racing on bicycles, such as road racing, track cycling, BMX racing, mountain biking and cyclo-cross. Skysports DVD Store offers you some of the best cycling footage and highlights you can find; including Road races such as the Tour de France and from around the world.
Tour De France Cycling DVDs
The most famous bicycle road race of them all is the Tour de France, which began in 1903 and now captures a huge worldwide audience every year. Famous winners of this race include Lance Armstrong, Jacques Anquetil, Eddy Merckx, Benrard Hinault and Miguel Indurain.
International Cycling DVDs
There are two other major road races in Europe; the Giro d'Italia in Italy, winners of which include Alfredo Binda, Fausto Coppi and Eddy Merckx, and the Vuelta a España in Spain, which has notably been won by Tony Rominger and Roberto Heras. Between them, these two races plus the French pursuit make up the "Grand Tours".