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BBC R4 asks whether a Brit can really win the Tour de France

Jim White looks at how TeamSky is taking on the challenge of getting Brad on that podium

A BBC Radio 4 programme today looked at the efforts going into securing the first British winner of the Tour de France.

Writer and broadcaster Jim White spoke to Dave Brailsford and other members of TeamSky as they prepared for this year’s Giro D’Italia about the challenge of getting Bradley Wiggins onto that podium on 25 July.

The programme is available on the BBC iPlayer now.

Lifelong lover of most things cycling-related, from Moulton Mini adventures in the 70s to London bike messengering in the 80s, commuting in the 90s, mountain biking in the noughties and road cycling throughout. Editor of Simpson Magazine ( 

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