Featuring in-depth interviews and bursting with incredible action this is the definitive Tour de France collection for every cycling fan to savour. All the greatest riders moments successes and failures are relived across 12 action-packed DVDs; from early flickering footage of Maurice Gagin winning the 1903 Tour de France right up to Alberto Contador claiming his third yellow jersey in 2010 along with all of the winners losers drama and controversy that has come in between. Included in this feast of cycling are programmes profiling two great Tour legends: Lance Armstrong and Eddie Mercx and DVDs that take a fascinating look at the greatest French and Italian riders who have left their mark on the race such as Gino Bartali Fausto Coppi Felice Gimondi Marco Pantani and five-time winners Jacques Anquetil and Bernard Hinault. Two special programmes on Lance Armstrong are also included alongside the book ‘Lance Armstrong: The Man Behind The Legend’ which tells the full story of the man who fought off cancer to get back on his bike and win seven consecutive maillot jaune. So sit back and enjoy more than 12 hours of footage from the greatest bike race on earth.
13 June 2011
PAL, Box set