Once the Tour is over, the partying and pedalling continues. Morten Okbo and photographer Jakob Kristian Sørensen join Dries Devenyns for the beer-swilling spectacle of the post-Tour criterium circuit.
From waiting seven hours for a rider to produce a sample to a dawn call on a top athlete dressed in matching onesie with his wife, anti-doping officers have seen it all. Olivier Nilsson-Julien hears tales of the trade from two UKAD officers called Keith.
Turkey is a melting pot of creeping Islamication and onrushing Western commercialism. In this first of two installments, Andy McGrath and photographers Olaf Unverzart and Sebastian Schels examine a country and national tour that stands apart, with guest appearances from super sprinter Marcel Kittel and the dodgy Torku chancers.
Sliced shins, sleep deprivation and sausage rolls: all in a days work for the hardest workers at the Tour of Britain, the superhero barrier crew. Iain Young is the man who knows how to place a barrier or two.
Former professional Pedro Horrillo stole rejected Orbea frames from the dumpster at the back of the factory as a youth