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STORIES

Sometimes there’s a Thomson story to tell. And this is where we tell it! There’s so much to enjoy and talk about when on a Thomson trip that we need a place to share our stories.

Juan Fuentes from Thomson Bike Tours

The Real Juan Fuentes

Juan Fuentes is not your usual Thomson Bike Tours ride leader - He's an ex-pro for a start.  Juan joined us last year for the Giro and has nicely integrated with the rest of the team.  As someone with strong li...
Jordi Cobos from Thomson Bike Tours

A Chat With Jordi…

Jordi Cobos is one of the "hard" men of Thomson Bike Tours. Most at home with the strongest riders of the bunch, he's also a great wrench and always happy to help. How long have you worked with Peter? What was...
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. ...
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...
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...
Campagnolo corkscrew

It’s not just about bikes

Campagnolo is quintessentially Italian in so many ways you can really only ever understand it if you immerse yourself in it. We've always had a soft spot for the company from Vicenza and we've built a great re...