Jacinta McHale - Thomson Spectator Trip Manager

The Thomson Bike Tours Secret Weapon

Jacinta’s wild personality and boundless energy make for truly exceptional Thomson Spectator Trips. Her connections will get you the ultimate insider access and her antics will have you howling with laughter. ...
Mont Ventoux - Picture from Soigneur

Soigneur – Rider on Mont Ventoux

At Thomson Bike Tours we regularly have the opportunity to climb Mont Ventoux. This is a great article from Soigneur magazine that accurately reflects the mood of this famous mountain. The peloton shimmers off...
Vuelta a España - Tinkov Musettes

Cycling Humanity

At the end of the day the pro cyclist is as human as the next person. Last year on the Covadonga stage of the Vuelta this was most evident to me as we were able to mingle with the riders in the finish circle i...
el Teide

Taming the Beast

If you're going to ride in the Canary Islands you can't not climb Spain's highest peak, El Teide. Often covered in snow, but still a climb you can do in short sleeves and shorts, the 56.5km or 35 mile climb up...
Photo taken from Rouleur.cc

Rouleur – The last wet Paris-Roubaix

Mud, crashes, David Duffield and an inverse rain dance 15 years on. Managing editor Andy McGrath revisits the last wet Roubaix for the next issue of Rouleur magazine. Source Rouleur.cc: The last wet Paris-Roub...
Thomson Trip Manager Sergi Florenciano

A few words with Sergi …

Sergi Florenciano is one of the stalwarts of Thomson Bike Tours and epitomizes the dedication and work ethic of everybody in the Company. Here's a small insight as to what makes Sergi tick: How long have yo...