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On The Road at the Tour of Britain: We thought Bradley Wiggins might stop to personally thank fans for coming out, Sport

On The Road at the Tour of Britain: We thought Bradley Wiggins might stop to personally thank fans for coming out

What a week it’s been! Driving rain in Scotland, stunning scenery in Wales and Yorkshire, and the amazing experience of racing through London. All the way through, the racing has been fierce.

By | Sport | Monday, 23 September 2013 at 4:24 pm

Bradley Wiggins and other sporting rock ‘n’ rollers, Sport

Bradley Wiggins and other sporting rock ‘n’ rollers

As wannabe modfather Bradley Wiggins wins SPOTY, which other sportspeople have been known for their rock ‘n’ roll tendencies?

By | Sport | Thursday, 20 December 2012 at 1:02 am

Snoop Lion, #WiggoWednesday, Gore Vidal, Zara Phillips, Notebook

Snoop Lion, #WiggoWednesday, Gore Vidal, Zara Phillips

What’s trending and why?

By | Notebook | Wednesday, 1 August 2012 at 9:30 am

On The Road: Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky have made Tour de France history – it’s been emotional, Sport

On The Road: Bradley Wiggins and Team Sky have made Tour de France history – it’s been emotional

Martin Ayres has spent the past three weeks on the road with Team Sky. With victory secured yesterday afternoon on the Champs Elysee, Martin looks back at a life changing experience.

By | Sport | Monday, 23 July 2012 at 2:07 pm

On The Road: Getting closer to Paris, and hopefully Tour de France glory for Bradley Wiggins, Sport

On The Road: Getting closer to Paris, and hopefully Tour de France glory for Bradley Wiggins

We had a team meeting yesterday and Dave Brailsford reminded us that until we get Paris the job is not done.

By | Sport | Friday, 20 July 2012 at 10:11 am

On The Road: Sabotage, punctures, the wrong tack and ‘Le Gentleman’ Bradley Wiggins, Sport

On The Road: Sabotage, punctures, the wrong tack and ‘Le Gentleman’ Bradley Wiggins

The past 24 hours for everyone on the Tour has been dominated by tacks – 20mm long pieces of pure evil.

By | Sport | Tuesday, 17 July 2012 at 12:54 pm

On The Road: Bradley Wiggins does a perfect recreation of Alan Partridge’s ‘Dan!, Dan!, DAN!’, Sport

On The Road: Bradley Wiggins does a perfect recreation of Alan Partridge’s ‘Dan!, Dan!, DAN!’

The more time you spend on the road, the more important those small moments of fun to stop us all going deranged from the daily pressure of being on ‘Le Tour’.

By | Sport | Thursday, 12 July 2012 at 2:47 pm

On The Road: There’s a new colour in the Team Sky camp – and it’s yellow, Sport

On The Road: There’s a new colour in the Team Sky camp – and it’s yellow

On Bradley’s arrival, he bounded out of the team car and shook the hand of every single person on the team, including yours truly. It was a real mark of the respect that exists between the riders and their support team, and made my day after missing out on watching the stage.

By | Sport | Monday, 9 July 2012 at 4:08 pm

On The Road: Team Sky are more Formula One than professional cycling, Sport

On The Road: Team Sky are more Formula One than professional cycling

The team convoy was stuck in gridlocked traffic outside town when a policeman on a motorbike appeared out of thin air. On his lights went, and off we drove into Liege through a two thousand car guard-of-honour that had pulled onto either side of the road to allow us through.

By | Sport | Monday, 2 July 2012 at 2:05 pm

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