Jeremy Whittle used to love cycling. Now he's not so sure. This is his insider's story of ten years following the Tour de France, and of how a sport has been corrupted by commercialism, scandal and drugs.
Jeremy Whittle has been covering professional cycling since 1993. A former editor of procycling magazine and the Official Guide to the Tour de France, he is cycling correspondent to The Times and the Sunday Herald. He has appeared on BBC Radio 4, Radio 5, NPR and CNN and is the author of Yellow Fever (1998) and Le Tour (2003).