TourTalk: Froome in Yorkshire, and Double Dutch with team bosses

Tour de France winner Chris Froome cycled the roads that will host the first two stages of this year’s race at the weekend and we hear from him here. Download this Yorkshire Post podcast here or via iTunes.

Monday, 2nd June 2014, 5:10 pm
Chris Froome and his Team Sky Procycling colleagues prepare to ride Stage 1 of the 2014 Tour De France route. hear from him here in TourTalk. (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix.com)

Froome talks to YEP cycling correspondent Pete Smith about his form and first impressions of Yorkshire, before Pete tells us how gracious a guy the favourite to win this year’s race was.

Pete also joins us to look at the yellow jersey contenders out to thwart Froome, and we go double Dutch, as we hear from Giant Shimano coach Rudi Kemna and Belkin sport director Merijn Zeeman on what the respective teams got out of the reconnaissance visits to Yorkshire.

Nick Westby hosts TourTalk, from the Yorkshire Post and associated Johnston Press titles.