CHRIS SIDWELLS is a freelance writer, editor and owner of independent publisher www.cyclinglegends.co.uk. He has written well over 1,000 articles for, among others, Cycling Weekly, GQ magazine, Wanderlust, Men's Fitness, the Sunday Times, the Guardian and the BBC and is a regular cycling pundit for several local radio stations. Chris has written nineteen books, which have been translated into twenty-four languages. He has a degree in geology and is a qualified cycling coach and fitness instructor with years of riding and racing experience. He has won races in every cycling discipline and in every age group.