Lance Armstrong

Legendary American cyclist

Well known for his battle against cancer, his seven triumphs in the Tour de France and the doping scandal that resulted in his fall from grace, American cyclist Lance Armstrong has endured a number of extraordinary highs and devastating lows in his life.

Mark Beaumont

Endurance Cyclist & Broadcaster

Record breaking endurance cyclist, broadcaster and author, Mark grew up in Scotland and took up cycling as a youngster. He soon developed a taste for long distance endurance events and remarkably at the age of just twelve he cycled across Scotland, raising thousands for charity in the process. This was followed by the even more gruelling feat of cycling solo from John O'Groats to Land's End at the age of fifteen.

Chris Boardman


Former English racing cyclist who won a gold medal at the 1992 Olympics.

Sir Chris Hoy


Won three gold medals in the Beijing Olympics.

Victoria Pendleton


Successful sprint cylcist.

Rebecca Romero


First British woman to win an Olympic medal in two completely different sports- rowing and cycling.