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Cycling comes in many shapes and forms, but everyone can easily spot the difference between three main categories – recreational cycling, utility cycling and bicycle racing. Learn more about types of cycling here.
Immediately after the success of Tour de France, Italy formed their own plans of creating ambitious 20+ day endurance cycling race that would attract drivers from all around the world. Their efforts paid off with the creation of Giro d'Italia that is still driven each year.
Bicycle Touring is very popular use for modern bicycles, giving drivers ability to drive leisurely on both short and long distances, discovering new lands and enabling them to have as much adventuring as they want.
Spanish endurance cycling event Vuelta a España was created in 1935, very quickly managing to become respected as one of the three most difficult bicycle racing events in the world. Based on the form and rule set of other two Grand Tours, this Spanish race is today regarded as the best yearly cycling event in the world.