The now retired nine-time Grand Tour winner says that his Tours will be an experience for everyone David Millar says that his cycling tours will bring back memories of his own career. The nine-time Grand Tour winner launched his eponymous tours with Velocamps at the end of 2015, with stays on the Côte d’Azur, the Dolomites and Pyrenees. His first one takes place in April, with a three-day tour of the Côte d’Azur that includes an ascent of the Col de le Madone.
A May trip to Italy, named the Tour of Lombardy , and a September trip of the French and Spanish Pyrenees are the other trips.
Millar – who has also released his own clothing range – is to ride at least one of the days with the group of 25 riders, who will be staying in luxury hotels and have a professional support team on the road.
For Millar, who retired from the sport at the end of 2014, the tours keep him work busy and also allow him to revisit locations he passed in his career.
“There’s no way I’m going to ride on the Côte d’Azur or the Dolomites unless they are organised like a Tour is,” he […]