This prestigious award is not decided on by mere trifles such as UCI points or pay slips. Like our regular Rider of the Race accolade, this title goes to the rider who has leapt out and grabbed us with his panache, made us laugh, made us cry and most of all made us LOVE this sport.
Previous winners: 2012 – Bradley Wiggins; 2013 – Peter Sagan; 2014 – Michal Kwiatkowski; 2015 – Peter Sagan; 2016 – Peter Sagan; 2017 -Tom Dumoulin
We’ve got tattoos, hairstyles and beards in all and every combination. Settle down while the VeloVoices wax lyrical, pay rapturous homage, err…present their evidence for this hotly contested category. Think we’ve got it wrong then let us know. Either way VOTE NOW!
Previous winners: 2015 – Daniel Oss; 2016 – Peter Sagan; 2017 – Peter Sagan
Kathi, Luke and Euan rate every team’s performance at the Vuelta a Espana, talk about whether British dominant of Grand Tours is good or bad thing, find an unlikely bushel hiding a wealth of talent and some Italian buttocks.